Anna Churina, film and theater actress
Anna Churina is a Russian film and theater actress, model.
Pretty girl was born on July 23, 1978 in Sverdlovsk. The girl has two younger sisters. Little Anna regularly acted in children’s productions, participated in New Year’s performances, played the role of Snow Maiden. In high school, the girl seriously thought about the profession of an actress. But her parents, who were engaged in physics, were categorically against her choice.
She graduated from the Faculty of Foreign Languages in Nizhny Novgorod. By the way, she worked as a model and then entered the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography (VGIK).
At the age of 19, Churina participated in the final of the Elite Model Look contest, organized by the famous fashion designer Vyacheslav Zaitsev. Then she signed a contract with VIVA Model Management and went to France. Actually, Anna appeared on the covers of the most fashionable magazines. Also in Paris she attended Jack Walzer’s professional acting courses.
The girl began her film career abroad. She studied at an acting school in Paris. And then Anna debuted on the screen in two Italian films – La Banda and Anima directed by Roberto Faenza. Then she starred in TV series and two American projects – Aphrodisia and The Sunsetters.
You know, Anna played her first role in the film Oligarh (Tycoon). She played the role of a journalist, who accidentally saved Vladimir Mashkov’s hero.
In 2012 Anna took part in the reality show Polyglot (the Italian language).
Later, in April 2006, she was the cover girl of the Russian version of Playboy magazine.
Moreover, in 2017, the actress became a member of the jury of the Amur Autumn festival.
To tell the truth, Anna is repeatedly recognized as one of the most beautiful actresses of Russian cinema.
On the set of the film Velvet Revolution she met film director Alexei Petrukhin and married him in 2006. Churina gave birth to her daughter Ksenia.