Birth Place Matching "Moscow, RSFSR, USSR [now Russia]" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Tina Ivlev
Actress | Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order
As the lead in the thriller, "Bound to Vengeance," which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, Ivlev garnered much praise for her tour de force performance as a young woman who outwits her kidnapper (Richard Tyson) and attempts to rescue his other victims, drawing comparisons to "Winter's ...
Actor | Vampire Academy
Danila Valerevich Kozlovsky is a Russian stage and screen actor. He was born in Moscow, USSR. From a very young age he was into music, dancing and playing football (soccer). He has two brothers, an elder Egor and a younger Ivan.
In 1996, at the age of 11, Danila, following his brothers, went to a ...
Actress | Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy
Svetlana Khodchenkova is a Russian actress, known for her roles in Bless the Woman (2003) and in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (2011).
She was born Svetlana Viktorovna Khodchenkova on January 21, 1983, in Moscow and spent her childhood in Zheleznodorozhny, a small city about 6 miles east of Moscow, ...
Producer | Samurai Jack
Genndy Tartakovsky was born and raised in Moscow, USSR. He and his family moved to Chicago, IL when he was 7 years old, after his father defected to the US. His interest in comic books and animation led him to study animation at CalArts in Los Angeles. While he was there he produced two student ...
Actor | Deadwood
Born in Moscow, a student of Moscow Academy of Dramatic Arts, Pasha (aka Pavel) Lychnikoff, appeared on Moscow's stages in such productions as Gogol's Inspector General and Dostoevsky's Crime and Punishment. In early 90s Pasha moved to the United States to pursue his acting career there. Arriving ...
Actor | Hunter Killer
Yuri Kolokolnikov was born on December 15, 1980 in Moscow, Soviet Union is a Russian actor of theatre and cinema. His best known roles in television series are Styr in the Game of Thrones (2011) and Gennadi Bystrov in The Americans (2013). His parents divorced shortly after Yuri was born and in ...
10. Darya Ekamasova
Actress | The Americans
Darya Ekamasova was born on May 20, 1984 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Darya Nikolaevna Ekamasova. She is an actress, known for The Americans (2013), Alina (2017) and Zhila-byla odna baba (2011). She has been married to Denis Friman since December 31, 2016. They have one child.
11. Eugenia Kuzmina
Actress | Spy City
Eugenia Kuzmina is a Russian-American actress, comedian, and model. Her father was a renowned nuclear physicist, who was one of the first responders to the Chernobyl disaster. Her mother is a former scientist and a housewife. Eugenia grew up on food lines in Post Soviet time. She was training to be...
The Russian theatre and film director Andrei Konchalovsky is an elder brother of Nikita Mikhalkov, born August, 20, 1937. As a youngster he planned to pursue a career of a musician and learned to play piano but his love for cinema outweighed and he entered VGIK-the major state film school where he ...
15. Nikita Mikhalkov
Actor | Utomlennye solntsem
Nikita Mikhalkov is the son of the famous communist poet Sergey Mikhalkov, who wrote the lyrics of the Soviet national anthem and had strong connections to the Communist Party. Nikita Mikhalkov's mother, Natalya Petrovna Konchalovskaya, was also a poet and daughter of famous painter Pyotr Petrovich...
17. Svetlana Metkina
Actress | Bobby
Russian-born actress, Svetlana Metkina, embodies the essence of grace and talent. Her credits to date include films such as Bobby (2006) and Mini's First Time (2006). The international tale of Svetlana's success story began at age 11 in the Moscow theater world, growing from there to a string of ...
Actress | Vor
In 1998, Yekaterina Rednikova received a Nika award (the "Russian Oscar") for her performance in, "The Thief" by Pavel Chukrai. This was her first lead role. Yekaterina traveled with "The Thief" to Los Angeles, where it was nominated for "Best Foreign Language Picture" by the Academy. This role, ...
Actress | Solyaris
Natalya Bondarchuk was born on May 10, 1950 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Natalya Sergeevna Bondarchuk. She is an actress and director, known for Solaris (1972), Odna lyubov dushi moyey (2007) and Krasnoe i chernoe (1976). She is married to Nikolay Burlyaev. They have one child.
20. Nikolay Burlyaev
Actor | Ivanovo detstvo
Nikolay Burlyaev is a Soviet and Russian actor. He was born into a family of actors, Burlyayev started his career in film and theatre when he was still a child. He is best known for his title role in Andrei Tarkovsky's Ivan's Childhood (1962). He worked with Tarkovsky again four years later, as ...
21. Anna Kournikova
Actress | Me, Myself & Irene
Anna Kournikova was born on 7 June 1981 in Moscow, Russia. At the age of 7, her father began teaching her how to play tennis. Anna practiced everyday. When she was a teenager, she was entered in her first tennis competition. For her looks, Anna became known as the "Britney Spears of Tennis". In ...
22. Igor Jijikine
Igor Jijikine is a Russian-American actor best known for his powerful scenes opposite Harrison Ford in Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008).
He was born Igor Zhizhikin, in 1965, in Russia. Young Igor was fond of movies and acting; he was also a good sportsmen. He attended the ...
23. Fedor Bondarchuk
Producer | 9 rota
Founder and co-founder of the Art Pictures Studio production company, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Lenfilm Production Studio, founder of Industry Film and Television School. The director of two most successful domestic war dramas: "The 9th Company" (2005) which was based on real events...
27. Sergey Bodrov
Actor | Brat
Sergei Bodrov Jr. was born on December 27th, 1971 to producer and director Sergei Bodrov. He made his film debut in his father's Prisoner of the Mountains (1996) (Prisoner of the mountains) for which he won a Nika. From then on Sergei's career began. In 1997 he played a lead role in Brother (1997) ...
28. Valeriy Nikolaev
Actor | The Terminal
Gifted actor and dancer Valery Nikolaev has choreographed five productions at the Chekhov MKhAT theater. He choreographed the musical "My Fair Lady" (Moscow, 2000), as well. In 1997 he traveled to Hollywood in 1997 to play in Phillip Noyce's "The Saint." Nikolaev graduated from MKhAT, where he ...
31. Elena Velikanova
Actress | Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Elena Velikanova was born in the autumn of 1984 in Moscow. Her stepfather graduated from the Moscow Aviation Institute, worked as a television presenter, film director, producer and CEO of DTV channel, and her mother worked in the restaurant business. The aspiring actress graduated from music ...
32. Evgenia Brik
Actress | Stilyagi
Evgenia Brik was born on September 3, 1981 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Evgeniya Vladimirovna Brik. She is an actress, known for Hipsters (2008), Odessa (2019) and The Geographer Drank His Globe Away (2013). She has been married to Valeriy Todorovskiy since 2006. They have one child.
36. Alexander Nevsky
Stunts | Undisputed
Alexander Nevsky was born in Moscow. Graduated from Russian State University of Management. Later learned English at the UCLA and studied acting at Lee Strasberg Theater Institute in Los Angeles.
Nevsky is a former amateur boxer and bodybuilder, he won Mister Universe title 3 times (at World ...
Actor | Generation P
Vladimir Epifantsev was born on September 8, 1971 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Vladimir Georgievich Epifantsev. He is an actor and director, known for Generation P (2011), Alive (2006) and Za Marksa... (2012). He has been married to Anastasiya Vedenskaya since 2004. They have two children.
38. Svetlana Ivanova
Actress | Legenda No. 17
Svetlana Ivanova was born on September 26, 1985 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Svetlana Andreevna Ivanova. She is an actress, known for Legend No. 17 (2013), Test na beremennost (2015) and August. Eighth (2012). She has been married to Dzhanik Fayziev since 2020. They have two children.
40. Aleksey Chadov
Actor | Nochnoy dozor
Aleksey Aleksandrovich Chadov was born on September 2, 1981, in Solntsevo, Moscow region, RSFSR, USSR, now a suburb of Moscow, Russia. He is the younger brother of actor Andrey Chadov. His father, Aleksandr Chadov, died in 1986, and both brothers were raised by their single mother. Their mother, ...
41. Galina Polskikh
Actress | Peterburgskie tayny
Galina Polskikh was born on November 27, 1939 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Galina Aleksandrovna Polskikh. She is an actress, known for Peterburgskie tayny (1994), Dikaya sobaka Dingo (1962) and Ya ostayus (2007). She was previously married to Aleksandr Surin and Faik Hasanov.
44. Sergey Bezrukov
Actor | Ironiya sudby. Prodolzhenie
He graduated from Moscow Art Theatre and made his cinema debut in Noktyurn dlya barabana i mototsikla (1994). Since 1994 he has played a wide range of characters, such as Ivan Brilling in Azazel (2002), Irakliy in The Irony of Fate 2 (2007), Kappel in Admiral (2008), Sumarokov in High Security ...
45. Nadja Bobyleva
Actress | Bridge of Spies
Nadja Bobyleva was born in 1983 in Moscow. At the age of seven, Nadja began taking classes at the Class Centre school for art and theatre. Her family immigrated to Germany when she was nine, residing in Cologne and she received acting training from her mother, Natalia Bobyleva, and Bettina Dorn. ...
Actress | My iz budushchego 2
Ekaterina Klimova was born on January 24, 1978 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Ekaterina Aleksandrovna Klimova. She is an actress, known for Amongst Heroes (2010), We Are from the Future (2008) and Farewell in June (2003). She was previously married to Gela Meskhi, Igor Petrenko and Ilya Khoroshilov.
47. Regina Spektor
Soundtrack | (500) Days of Summer
Regina Spektor was born in Moscow, USSR to a musical Jewish family. Her father, Ilya Spektor, is a photographer and violinist. Her mother, Bella Spektor, was a music professor in a Russian college of music and now teaches at a public elementary school in New York. Spektor learned how to play piano ...
48. Marina Zudina
Actress | Mute Witness
Marina was born in Moscow and studied acting at the State Institute of Art and Theatre in Moscow. She graduated in 1986. She is now a well-known theatre actress in Russia, and she has played in 24 Russian movies for television and cinema. These included: "Valentin and Valentina", "Joys of the Youth...
49. Oleg Vidov
Actor | Thirteen Days
Oleg Borisovich Vidov was born in the suburbs of Moscow on 11 June 1943 to Varvara Vidova, a teacher, and Boris Nikolaievich Garnevich, an economist. As a child he lived with his mother, who worked for the Soviet government in the field of education in Mongolia and East Germany. When his mother was...
50. Sasha Kerbel
Actress | Who Stole the Moon? Platinum
Sasha Kerbel was born in Moscow, Russia, to Lev Kerbel (1917-2003), the most famous sculptor of the USSR, and Maria Kerbel (1953-1995). She was raised with her sisters, Katya Kerbel, now an artist; and Julia Kerbel, an artist and designer. Sasha is a professionally trained actress (graduated from ...