Marina Yesipenko, Russian actress
Marina Yesipenko is a Russian actress, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation (2001). By the way, in the 90s, the girl together with actor Yevgeny Knyazev were the hosts of the prestigious award ceremony Crystal Turandot. In 2016, she received the title of People’s Artist of the Russian Federation.
Pretty girl was born on July 30, 1965 in Omsk.
In 1987, she graduated from the Shchukin Theater School. After graduation the girl joined the State Academic Theater.
You know, Marina played in numerous performances, including Glass of Water, Princess Turandot, The Lady Without Camelias, Guilty Without Guilt, The Queen of Spades, The Lion in Winter, Night of the Iguana, Othello, Just a Gigolo, Masquerade, Mademoiselle Nitouche and many others.
Since 2004, Marina and Oleg Mitiaev are hosts of an annual awards ceremony Bright Past, which takes place in the Chelyabinsk region.
Actually, Marina made her debut in the psychological drama The Soul Dies. Then she played in the biographical film The Last Love of Vladimir Mayakovsky. Yesipenko played the role of Veronica Polonskaya, a refined and lively actress of the 30s of the XX century, whose fate was tragic.
Also, the actress appeared in the projects Daddy’s Daughters, Big Girls and My Fair Nanny.
And great fame came to Marina after her role in the historical and adventure melodrama Alexander Garden. The film described the events that took place behind the thick walls of the Kremlin in the 40-50s. Marina played noble person Anna Tatishcheva, the mother of the protagonist.
The romantic story Peter the Magnificent and the fairy-tale My Favorite Witch were also popular.
In 2016, Marina appeared in the TV series Pearl Wedding. And a year later, in 2017, she played in the detective drama The Wife of the Police Officer and in the melodrama The Fiancé for the Fool.
Her first husband was an actor, poet and singer, Nikita Dzhigurda. They were together for 12 years.
Now Marina is a wife of Russian bard, musician and actor Oleg Mitiaev. Their daughter Daria was born in 2000.