Lera Kondra – singer, actress, presenter
Lera Kondra is a Russian singer, actress and TV presenter.
Valeriya was born on May 27, 1985 in Moscow. She is the daughter of Olympic champion and volleyball coach Vladimir Kondra. In her childhood, Lera often moved from country to country with her parents.
In 2009, she graduated from the Peoples’ Friendship University.
The girl worked as a journalist on the Zvezda television channel. Then she decided to work for Ren TV channel and was a presenter of the program I Am a Traveler.
After a while, the producers of the Muz TV invited Lera to work for their channel. There she was destined to get acquainted with the director of the music video for Irakli’s song Take a Step. He was fascinated by the girl and invited her to play in the music video.
By the way, in 2010, Lera debuted as a singer.
Awesome girl and Irakli recorded a music video for the song Around the Earth. The video, created by director Julia Ivanova and cameraman Marat Adelshin, appeared on all music channels. This composition was in hot rotation on Russian Radio, Europe Plus, Love Radio, Fresh Radio, Hit FM and many other radio stations.
In 2011, her debut music video for the solo song Bartender Sasha was premiered on the YouTube-channel Ello. Filming took place in Kiev and video director was Sergey Tkachenko. Soon it appeared on all the music channels in Russia.
Also in 2011, new music video for the song Compass appeared on TV. Natasha Alam, Hollywood actress, starred in the video, which was filmed in Los Angeles by well-known Russian director Vlad Opelyants. Vlad Opelyants is known for working with Zemfira, Alla Pugacheva and Valery Meladze.
Famous Russian actor Konstantin Kryukov played the main role in the music video for Lera’s song That’s Not True, which was released in summer 2012.
According to FHM magazine, Valeriya was one of the hundred most beautiful women in the world in 2010.
To tell the truth, she was recognized as the sexiest singer by IFamous, Faces of the Year 2012.
Also she also starred in the movies: Love and the City 2 (2010), Rzhevskiy against Napoleon (2012).
Lera had a love affair with Russian rapper Guf, while he was married Aziza Dolmatova.
Her official site: www.lerakondra.ru