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Mila Kunis, american actress from USSR

Mila Kunis

Mila Kunis – American actress from the USSR

Mila Kunis is an American actress.
Milena was born on August 14, 1983 in Chernovtsi, Soviet Union. At the age of seven, she and her family moved from the Soviet Union to Los Angeles, California. Her mother was a physics teacher, now she is a pharmacy manager. Her father worked as an engineer and now he is an owner of the private taxi fleet. The actress has an older brother named Mikhail. In America little Mila entered elementary school. It was a very hard time for her because she didn’t speak English and didn’t understand the local people, their culture and customs.
As a child, Mila had problems with her vision. Because of this she has heterochromia: one eye is green, the other is light brown. Laura Prepon, her co-star on That ’70s Show (1998), called her a husky because of this.
At the age of nine the girl entered acting school in Beverly Hills. One day Mila was noticed by a manager Susan Curtis, who offered her a job. The aspiring actress agreed and almost immediately appeared in a national TV show Days of Our Lives. For several years, until 1998, Mila was a guest on a variety of TV projects, appeared in the TV series Cool Walker, Baywatch, Texas Ranger, Seventh Heaven.

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Mila in her teens

In 1998, she played in the comedy Krippendorf’s Tribe directed by Richard Dreyfuss.
Little actress was the face of the brand Guess and advertised its clothes.
From 1998 to 2006 Mila starred in the sitcom That ’70s Show, where she appeared in 200 episodes.
The actress voiced Meg in the animated series Family Guy and was nominated for the Emmy Award in 2007.
In 2002 the girl was offered to play her first main role in the thriller American Psycho.
In 2007, she starred in two films The Camp and Running McAllister with John Heder.
Her real breakthrough was the work in the film Forgetting Sarah Marshall in 2008. According to the film’s director, Nicholas Stoller, nude pictures of her were not real. In the same year she played the role of an assassin in the screen adaptation of the cult game Max Payne. The critics said the actress was unsuitable for the role. However, Mila was nominated for a Teen Choice for this role.
In 2010, Mila Kunis played the main female role in the post-apocalyptic thriller The Book of Eli, where she starred together with Gary Oldman and Denzel Washington.
In the same year she played a ballerina Lilly, the rival of Natalie Portman’s character, in the film Black Swan. The film has received widespread acclaim from critics and was nominated for five Academy Awards, including Best Picture.
In 2011, Kunis starred together with Justin Timberlake in the film Friends with Benefits.
In 2012, the actress signed a contract with Christian Dior and became the face of the fashion house’s spring collection.
In 2013, Kunis co-starred Mark Wahlberg in the film Ted.
Mila played the role of Theodora, the youngest of three witches in Walt Disney Pictures’ prequel, Oz: The Great and Powerful.

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Mila and Justin Timberlake in the film Friends with Benefits

Personal life
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher met each other on the set of the sitcom That ’70s Show. They were 17 years old and had a fleeting romance.
Then Mila had a love affair with actor Danny Masterson. However, the romance did not last long, the girl fell in love with director Morgan Freeman.

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Mila and Danny Masterson

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Mila and Morgan Freeman

In 2002, the actress met Macaulay Culkin, who is known for the movie Home Alone. They were together for eight years and even were going to get married.

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Mila and Macaulay Culkin

In 2012, Mila and Ashton began dating again.

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Mila and Ashton Kutcher

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Mila – charming actress