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Olga Shelest, actress, VJ and journalist

Olga Shelest, actress, VJ and journalist

Olga Shelest, actress, VJ and journalist


Olga Shelest is a popular Russian TV and radio presenter (MTV Russia, Muz TV, CCC, Star, radio Mayak and others), actress, VJ, and journalist.
Pretty girl was born on January 23, 1977 in Naberezhnye Chelny, USSR.
The girl went to Moscow in 1994 to enter the university.
She is the winner of The most stylish TV host, The best presenter of the show, Smile of the Year 2007, Diva of the Year 2011 awards.
In 1999 Olga formed a creative tandem with Anton Komolov. They were presenters of Bodroe Utro (Cheerful Morning) program.
Later, in 2004, she made her debut as an actress in the show Karusel on NTV channel.

Oscar Kuchera and Olga were the presenters of the project People’s Artist 3 in 2006.
In 2008 Olga took part in the project Circus on the First Channel. In addition, in 2008, Olga starred in the movie for the first time. She got the role in Dmitry Grachev’s film The Bride at Any Price, which was premiered in September 2009.
Shelest is a co-host of a game show Crocodile with Timur Rodriguez on Muz-TV.
By the way, Olga became a vegetarian in 2002. And after participating in the project Circus in 2008 she became a vegan and an opponent of any animal exploitation. But in 2014 she returned to vegetarianism after the birth of her daughter.
Moreover, in October 2016, Olga became a member of the jury of the TV show Amazing People on the Russia-1 channel. The participants of the program demonstrate their talents and unique abilities.
Recently, Olga became the presenter of the new super project Everybody Dance.
Ivan Urgant became a TV presenter thanks to Olga Shelest and Anton Komolov.
A new species of microorganisms Acanthocystis olgashelestae was named after Olga in 2010.

Personal life
She has a boyfriend Alexei Tishkin. They are together since 1998 but got married only in 2014. Their daughter Muza was born on November 1, 2013 in New York. On August 19, 2015, Olga gave birth to her second daughter, Iris.
Despite her employment and creative plans, Olga tries to devote her time to children.
Source: olga-shelest.ru

Olga Shelest, actress, VJ and journalist