|Yulia Peresild Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 6¼ in|
|Date of Birth||September 5, 1984|
Yulia Peresild is a Russian actress and singer who rose to fame with her portrayal of Olya Rodyashina in the film The Bride. She is also the first actress in history to make it into outer space after her space flight to the ISS in October 2021.
Юлия Сергеевна Пересильд (In English Yulia Sergeevna Peresild)
Pskov, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union (now Russia)
Yulia enrolled at the Pskov State Pedagogical Institute‘s Faculty of Russian Philology but only attended the institute for a year before quitting and moving to Moscow where she enrolled in the acting department of the Russian Academy of Theatre Arts department of directing and graduated in 2006.
- Father – Sergey Peresild (Spaceflight)
- Mother – Irina (Kindergarten Teacher)
5 ft 6¼ in or 168.5 cm
55 kg or 121 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Yulia has dated –
- Alexei Uchitel – Yulia has been romantically linked to Russian film director Alexei Uchitel. Though not much is known about their dating history, the couple do share two daughters, Anna (b. 2009) and Maria (b. 2012).
Race / Ethnicity
Yulia has Estonian ancestry on her father’s side.
- Thin upper lip
- Pale white skin tone
Through her social media, Yulia has either endorsed or promoted various brands including Nespresso.
Yulia Peresild Facts
- Her paternal great-grandparents who were native to Estonia were deported to Russia in the past.
- She was cast in her debut TV show titled Land in 2003, as Natasha Kublakova. However, it was not until 2006, when Yulia was featured in her first feature film called The Bride as Olya Rodyashina that she began to gain prominence.
- Her film and television credits include In the Fog, Sheena 667, The Three, The Heritage of Love, The Golden Horde, and Zuleikha Opens Her Eyes.
- Yulia is the founder of the “Galchonok Charitable Foundation”.
- In 2013, Yulia was presented with the President of Russia’s award for “Young Artists”.
- On November 17, 2016, Yulia released her debut single titled Каяться-маяться.
- On October 5, 2021, Yulia made history in the world of entertainment after becoming the first actress to ever go to space while aboard the Soyuz MS-19. It was to shoot for the film The Challenge. Later, on October 17, 2021, she returned to earth. As for the film, it is set to be released sometime in 2023.
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