Lubov Tolkalina is a Russian film and theater actress.
Luba was born on February 16, 1978 in the village of Mikhailovka, Ryazan region. At the age of 12, the girl played the Little Mermaid and Maria in The Fountain of Bakhchisarai. Four years later, Tolkalina became a master of sports in synchronized swimming.
In 1999 she graduated from the Theatre Faculty of the National Institute of Cinematography (VGIK).
From 1999 to 2003 she was an actress at the Theatre of Russian Army. She played the role of Sarah in Ivanov by Anton Chekhov (1999) and Desdemona in Othello by William Shakespeare (2000).
From 2003 to 2007 Lubov was an actress of Empire of Stars Theater.
In 2002 Tolkalina starred in the action movie Antikiller directed by Egor Konchalovskiy. In the film Antikiller-2 Tolkalina became one of the main characters. Gosha Kutsenko played the role of her husband. Subsequently, the actors began to appear together in other criminal dramas, including Compensation and Last Cop.
In total, the actress took part in 95 projects. She appeared in such popular films as The Games of Adult Girls and The Talisman of Love. Also she played in the films Crazy Angel, The Heart of Captain Nemov, in the youth film The Capital of Sin and the melodrama Chronicles of Betrayal.
In 2011, Lyubov and Stanislav Bondarenko played the main characters in the melodrama Kiss of Fate.
A year later, in 2012, Tolkalina played one of the key roles in the popular TV series The Personal Life of Investigator Saveliev. In the same year she starred in the film How To Marry A Millionaire.
In 2015, the actress took part in the shooting of Ivan Okhlobystin‘s film.
By the way, Tolkalina was the model and the girl of the month in the April issue of Playboy magazine in 2001.
Figure skater Alexei Tikhonov and the actress took part in the project Ice and Fire in 2010. And in 2015, Lubov together with dancer Vadim Lyubushkin took part in the show Dances with Stars.
Egor Konchalovskiy was her longtime boyfriend. They were together for ten years. They have daughter Maria Konchalovskaya, who was born in 2001. In fact, they stopped their relationship in 2009, but officially announced the broke up in 2017.
In 2010 Tolkalina dated Vyacheslav Manucharov.