(biography, photos, videos) Ekaterina Strizhenova
Catherine Strizhenova: biography
Ekaterina Strizhenova (nee Tokman) was born March 20, 1968 in Moscow. Father of Catherine, a writer and journalist by profession, founder of the magazine «Student Meridian», Vladimir Illarionovich Tokman. The mother of actress Valentina Yakovlevna Tokman, was a philologist by training, he worked as a teacher of the Russian language, and later became a member of the presidential administration. When Catherine was 7 years old, she suffered the tragic loss of life left by her father. Valentina Yakovlevna, left in 36 years, one with two daughters and dedicates the rest of his life to their education. The aspiring actress says that she and her sister have always felt the care of the mother, which is itself sewed them dresses for performances, a lace collar for school uniform and did everything that girls do not feel left out.
Artistic talent showed the character of the young Catherine. At the age of five, she began to participate in television programs for children. And in the autumn of 1973 parents bring the girl to class in the children’s ensemble of dance «Kalinka». Performances in the dancing troupe laid in the nature of a future actress the basics of self-discipline and the desire to always look good, regardless of the circumstances.
Catherine Strizhenova: movies & TV
In April 1985, the screens came melodrama directed by Boris Durov «the Leader»in which Ekaterina Strizhenova performed his debut role. The shooting took place in 1984 in Sochi and Moscow. The young actress played the role of schoolgirl Tanya Kornilova.
In the mid-nineties Ekaterina Strizhenova became a graduate of the Moscow Institute of culture, where she completed her undergraduate education at the directing Department. After graduation, Catherine some time playing on the stages of the Moscow State theatre actor and Theatre by Anton Chekhov, was founded in 1989 as the first private enterprise. Young actress get the role in performances of «hamlet» and «Subway».
Cease work in the field of cinema. Among the early roles of Catherine can be noted for her appearance in the film Alexander Muratov «Road to nowhere» based on the novel by Alexander green, where the actress plays the Roan Fotros. Remembered by the audience for her appearance in the role of Madeleine, which Strizhenova has played in four-part adventure film «the three Musketeers. Twenty years later«. Also noteworthy is its appearance in the role of the girl-sniper named Irina in the movie «Angels of death», tells the tragic love story of a boy and a girl who have become by chance snipers during the battle of Stalingrad. In 1997 Ekaterina Strizhenova once again starred in the film adaptation of works by Alexander Dumas. The role of Jeanne de Brissac in the television Novella «the Countess de Monsoreau», reveals the historical events of the era of religious wars in France, brings the actress a well-deserved reputation.
In the same year, Ekaterina Strizhenova began his career in television as host of the program «Good Morning«, which airs on the First channel since 1986. After a short break associated with the second pregnancy, Catherine Strizhenova once again take up the filming process. In 2003, the screen shows the TV series «another life«, directed by Elena Paradise, and two years later took place the premiere of the series «your man», filmed in the genre of «road movie».
In 2005, the actress appears in the movie of her husband Alexander Strizhenova «From 180 and above», where her character becomes a lady of high society Faith Filippova. In 2007 takes part in the next movie by Alexander called «Love-carrots». In addition, the actress starred in the musical «First ambulance», which was released in the new year’s eve instead of the traditional «Blue light».
In 2007, Catherine graduates from Moscow Institute of practical psychology and psychoanalysis, majoring in «Gestalt therapy». The skills received very useful actress in a TV job. As recognized itself Strizhenova, the most difficult for her as was the ability to say no. If before Catherine was losing a lot of time, smoothly took on other people’s problems and over-entered the position, now such a situation, it is not happen.
In 2008, the actress participated in the show «Ice age», where her partner was the world champion in figure skating Alexei Tikhonov. Noteworthy is the fact that Catherine broke a rib during training, but despite the injury, took part in a final performance.
From 2010 to 2011 she worked as chief editor of the magazine «ITALIA — Made in Italy». 2013 Strizhenova involved in a TV show with Alexander Gordon. Their first joint project called «For and against». A show with the participation of leading tandem went on the air in 2013, titled «them and us».
Currently, the actress is on channel morning show «Good morning«, and is co-hosting the program «Time will tell».
Catherine Strizhenova: personal life
With her husband, the actress he met in 1984 during the filming of «Leader». In this picture Alexander Strizhenova got the role of a classmate of the heroine Catherine. Actors flashed a passionate affair, which ended with their marriage in 1987. Shortly before the wedding, the couple secretly married in the Church of the Holy virgin in Moscow.
In April 1988, the family had first a daughter named Anastasia. The second daughter Alexandra was born in 2000. The parents wanted a boy, but not at all upset when I found out they were having a girl. Alexander even was present at the birth to support his wife. Ekaterina Strizhenova glad the children didn’t follow in the footsteps of their parents and chose other areas.
Catherine Strizhenova: filmography
- The leader
- Escape to the edge of the world
- Road to anywhere
- Musketeers twenty years later
- Angels of death
- American grandpa
- Secret of Queen Anna, or Musketeers thirty years later
- The Countess de Monsoreau
- Another life
- Your man
- From 180 and higher
- First A Quick
Catherine Strizhenova: photo