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Kravtsova Mariya, Marika

Marika Russian fashion designer and TV presenter

Marika – Russian fashion designer and TV presenter

Mariya Kravtsova, better known as Marika, is a Russian TV presenter, fashion designer and former Russian top model.
Pretty girl was born on February 22, 1985 in Moscow. When Masha was 12 years old, she entered Slava Zaitsev modeling school. 13-years-old girl appeared on the cover of Cool Girl magazine. Later her photos were in such magazines as Peasant Woman, Oops, Fit for Fun, Harper’s Bazaar, Playboy, XXL, FHM and others.
At the age of 16 Masha Kravtsova won the title of the first Vice-Miss Moscow 2001. Also she took part in Super Model of the World contest.
Since 2001 Marika worked with the biggest modeling agencies, including President, Point, Modus Vivendi, and the legendary Red Stars.

In 2002, Masha was an Ovation nominee as the best model of the year.
The girl graduated from the Russian State University for the Humanities.
Then, in 2005, the beautiful girl successfully debuted on MTV-Russia channel. She was a TV host of Night Flirt, Five in Isolation, Style Guide and other programs.
In 2007, she became a presenter of the TV show Dance Without Rules on TNT channel.
You know, in the same year Mariya created her own brand Masha Kravtsova. Her first collection was presented at the Fashion Week in Moscow.
In 2008, the girl took the first place in the Starry Miss Russia contest.
Now Masha Kravtsova is a popular TV host and a successful designer. By the way, she is one of the Top 100 Most Beautiful People of Moscow.
The talented girl tried her hand as an actress. She starred in the television series Kamenskaya, popular TV series The Club, in the films The Best Film, Plato and Island of Luck.

Personal life
They say that Masha had a love affair with famous Russian hockey player Pavel Bure.
Marika and Russian showman Pavel Volya were together for four years and they were one of the brightest couples of Russian show business.
In 2012 she married a businessman. The wedding ceremony took place in Italy. Now Masha is a happy mother of a wonderful son.

Kravtsova Mariya, Marika