Irina Bezrukova (nee Bakhturova) is a Soviet and Russian actress and TV presenter.
Pretty girl was born on April 11, 1965 in Rostov-on-Don. Her father was a musician and her mother worked as a doctor. At the insistence of the father Ira learned to play the violin. And her sister Olga played various musical instruments. Daughters grew up in a creative atmosphere and read a lot. The family moved many times. The life of the girls changed dramatically when the parents divorced. Her mother died after a serious illness, Irina and Olga were brought up by their grandmother.
At first the girl wanted to become a doctor, like her mother. Then she changed her mind and decided to become an actress.
In 1988 Irina graduated from the Rostov College of Arts. From 1986 to 1988 the girl had been playing in the Rostov Academic Drama Theatre. Then she moved to Tula and worked in the Drama Theatre. Finally, she became an actress of the Moscow Theater.
By the way, Ira was a presenter of the program TV Shop and the show-program Top Rated. Also she worked as a model for haircuts in the team Wella (Zverev, Ryzhkov).
Her career as a film actress began in the mid-1990s. The first role was in the film The Girl and the Wind.
The actress has played many roles, but one of the most successful is Louise Lorraine in the historical series The Countess de Monsoro directed by Vladimir Popkov.
Moreover, in 2004, Irina was a torchbearer in the Moscow stage of the World Olympic Torch Relay.
Later, in 2010, she became the ambassador of Earth Hour in Russia (WWF).
In 2016, Irina starred in the film Earthquake. Her partners in the film were well-known representatives of Russian cinema – actor Konstantin Lavronenko and actress Maria Mironova. The filming took place in Armenia.
You know, Irina together with professional dancer Maxim Petrov took part in the entertainment TV show Dancing with the Stars.
Her first husband was Igor Livanov (born on November 15, 1953). Their son Andrei Livanov was born in 1990.
On the set of the film Crusader-2 in 1998 Irina met actor Sergey Bezrukov. He was 8 years younger than the actress. In 2000, Irina divorced Livanov and married Bezrukov.
In 2012, Bezrukov became a father of twins Ivan and Alexandra. According to rumors, their mother is actress Kristina Smirnova. This fact was the beginning of the end of the love story of the Bezrukovs. The celebrities broke up.
In 2015, the press reported on the love story of Bezrukov and director Anna Matison. And in March 2016 there was information that Anna and Sergey got married.
At the premiere of the movie Crew Irina appeared in the company of TV presenter Sergei Braude. In January 2016, they together took part in a charity ball in Luxembourg. The actress explained that they have friendly and warm relations.
On March 14, 2015, Andrei Livanov was found dead. The last three years, Irina’s only son suffered from a severe form of diabetes mellitus.