Russian Personalities

People well-known in art, sport, film, fashion

Sergey Zverev – hairdresser, singer

Sergey Zverev
Sergey Zverev is a Russian hairdresser, stylist, singer and showman. Sergey calls himself the “King of Glamour” and “Star of Shock”. He is a master and the only member of the reality show about his everyday life “Full Fashion” (Muz-TV) and “Star in a cube” (MTV), “Stars in fashion” (RU.TV).
Sergey was born on July 19, 1963 in Kultuk (Irkutsk region) into the family of a railway worker. After his father’s death (in a motorcycle accident) the family moved to Ust-Kamenogorsk, in Kazakhstan. Sergey was only four.
After finishing school, Zverev attended a hairdressing college and received a diploma in three specialties: hairdressing, decorative make-up and clothing design.

In the 1980s, he served in the Soviet Armed Forces in Poland, where Sergey was Platoon Deputy Commander.
In 1979 Zverev got into the modeling business. He studied at the Paris fashion house while working there.
Sergey opened his first salon in the early 1990s. In 1996-1998 Zverev won a series of international competitions and became the European Champion and the World Champion of hairstyling.
Now he manages Moscow beauty salon «Celebrity» and is the director of the salon “Sergey Zverev”.
In answering a question about his profession, Sergey once stated simply: “I am a superstar.”
One of the most well-known of Sergey Zverev’s clients is the famous Russian singer Alla Pugacheva (and her ex-husband Philip Kirkorov). Zverev devoted his first song “Alla” to her, as his patroness and muse.
His first album “The Star is Shocked!” was released in 2007. Zverev has received four national “Ovation” music awards (Russia’s equivalent of the US Grammy).
Zverev’s most famous songs: Alla, Dolce and Gabbana, Two souls, Fierce Love. The last two songs were performed in duo with Irina Bilyk.

And what about Zverev’s appearance? The reasons for such an extreme transformation of his face are not clear. There are rumors that in the late 1990s Sergey had an accident, which greatly damaged his face, and doctors did their best to save it. The most common version is that the star just wanted to look better and became a victim of bad plastic surgeons.

Zverev before plastic

Zverev before plastic

Zverev was officially married 4 times. In 1995 he had a short love affair with Natalia Vetlitskaya.
Sasha Project (Oksana Kabunina) was his wife in 2004-2005, and then he stole her song Heaven.
Sergey was together with the ex-lead singer of “Brilliant” Juliana Lukasheva. However, the couple broke up, because Sergey preferred the singer Paola.
Irina Bilyk left her husband because of Zverev in 2010, but then she and Sergey.
Sergey Zverev’s teenaged son (born August 25, 1993) is also named Sergey. The name of the boy’s mother is also a mystery to the general public, and, according to various sources, she died when Sergey Junior was very small.

zverev and his son

Zverev and his son

Sergey also starred in several films: Paparazzi (2006), Alice’s dreams (2006-2007), Club (2006-2009), Waiting for the Miracle (2007), O Lucky Man! (2009), Best Movie (2011).
Interesting facts
In 2007 was released the doll “Stylist Sergey Zverev”.
Zverev was the first Russian stylist, whose hands were insured in 2006 for $ 1 million.
At the party “End of the World”, organized by Lena Lenina, Sergey won the most expensive manicure in the history. His hands were decorated with 258 diamonds.
official site

Sergey Zverev – hairdresser, singer