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Anna Snatkina, actress

Anna Snatkina - Russian actress

Anna Snatkina – Russian actress

Anna Snatkina is a famous Russian theater and film actress, promising singer and sportswoman. Actually, she is known for roles in the series Yesenin (2005), Unexpected Joy (2005), Pushkin. Last Duel (2006), Tatyana’s Day (2007/2008), Secret of the Snow Queen (2013).
Pretty girl was born on July 13, 1983 in Moscow into a family of aircraft manufacturers. Her parents graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute (MAI). The father was one of the designers of the aircraft Buran, the mother works in the MAI.
By the way, Anna was engaged in gymnastics at the age of four, and then she did aerobics. Snatkina has the first adult rank in gymnastics. Her parents were sure that she would be a coach. But the girl decided to go the other way. Since childhood she had a dream to become an actress. It was the film The Bodyguard with Whitney Houston which encouraged the girl.
Beautiful girl graduated from the Gerasimov Institute of Cinematography.

When Snatkina graduated from VGIK, she was already a famous actress. Doomed to Become a Star was one of the best TV series. You know, Anna had to compete seriously for this role, after all, about 200 girls came to the casting.
In 2005 Anna became popular. That year, several TV series, where the actress starred, were released. To tell the truth, Snatkina worked very hard. Her sister Masha, who was going to follow Anna’s footsteps and become an actress, changed her mind and entered the police college.
But Anna could even combine acting with the singer’s career and in 2005 she recorded two songs, the soundtracks for the TV series I Will Not Be Back. Later, Snatkina recorded more than a dozen songs, including the famous song Different Birds.
Moreover, Snatkina starred in the role of Grand Duchess Tatiana in the biographical series Yesenin directed by Igor Zaitsev, which tells about the life and work of the great Russian poet. A recent graduate of VGIK worked with the stars of Russian cinema – Sergey Bezrukov, Alexander Mikhailov, Oleg Tabakov, Konstantin Khabensky, Gosha Kutsenko, Ksenia Rappoport and Marina Zudina.
Evgeny Grigorov and Anna won the first place in the TV show Dancing With The Stars 2 in 2007. In the same year Anna received the main role in the TV series Tatiana’s Day. Melodrama has gained immense popularity. The directors were going to film the second season, but Anna and Natalya Rudova categorically refused to play in the sequel.
According to MAXIM magazine the girl took the 71 place in the list of the 100 Sexiest Women in the Country in September 2011.
Family drama Process, in which Snatkina starred along with Pavel Barshak, Igor Vernik and Emilia Spivak, was released in 2013. In the same year, Anna played the main character, sergeant Anna Lavrova, in the war film Save or Destroy.
In addition, you can see awesome actress in a detective series Police Station, a military adventure film Sniper: Hero of Resistance and a fairy tale film The Secret of the Snow Queen released in 2015.
Now Anna is quite popular and sought after actress.
To get an opportunity to fight for justice the actress decided to try herself in politics in 2016.
In the detective series Bars, the Russian adaptation of the American detective Castle, the actress plays the brave police major Polina Fomina. Alexei Chumakov and Larisa Udovichenko also play the main roles.

Personal life
It is known that the year of her life Anna dedicated to the actor Andrei Chernyshev. Then she was together with an unknown businessman named Andrei for 6 years.
On October 12, 2012 Anna married actor and showman Victor Vasiliev, presenter of the program Yesterday Live. The wedding took place in the Summer Palace in St. Petersburg, and only family and close friends were invited.
On April 18, 2013 Anna gave birth to their daughter Veronica.

Anna Snatkina, actress