(biography, photo, video) Oksana Marchenko
Oksana Marchenko biography
Oksana Marchenko — known TV presenter who has become one of the iconic figures of Ukrainian TV with entertainment programmes and talent shows, especially the «X-factor» and «Ukraine has talents».
She was born and raised in Kiev, in a simple family of Mikhail Andreevich and Tatiana Grigorievna Marchenko. Oksana was a child: she has an older sister Diane and a much younger brother Andrew. The boy was born, when Marchenko received after the 8th class in medical school. By the way, for the birth of the little brother she had to leave school and return to high school because my mom needed help to care for Andrew.
More medicine Oksana decided not to contact, after receiving the matriculation certificate became a student of the Kiev pedagogical University named after N. Drahomanov. The girl with the red diploma has finished historical faculty, but a student, found work as a TV presenter and showed his strong character, showing a civilian position in the meetings of the student movement of the 90-ies.
In 1992 in Kiev was held a competition for the best non-professional TV presenter. Oksana Marchenko was only 19 years old when she decided to participate in this event and surprisingly, getting his first job on television.
The girl led programs such as «Good morning, Ukraine», «UTN-panorama», «Discreet Wednesdays», «man of the year». Later level gear has increased markedly. Oxana became the face of socio-entertaining show «My profession» and political talk-show «Time». On account of the presenter and the author’s program «Show Oksana Marchenko» in which a young woman and provided real assistance to the guests in the Studio who got in a difficult life situation.
In 2000 Oksana Marchenko founded the television station «omega TV», and three years later initiated the creation of a cycle of documentary films «Names», each series which was devoted to certain outstanding personality, whose life had some bearing on the history of Ukraine. This project was called the audience the most informative.
But the main fame came to the drive after it has become an integral part, in fact, along with the jury, the popular talent show «X-factor» and «Ukraine has talant» («Ukraine has talent»). Fans of these TV shows after the ether was hotly discussed not only the performances of contestants, but also the incredible designer dresses Oksana Marchenko.
For professionalism and brightness Marchenko were awarded numerous awards and recognition from viewers and experts. She was awarded a special prize «For the ability to attract stars» of the festival «triumph», several times it was named the best presenter of the year, favorite leading entertainment programs, and in 2011 readers of the magazine «Viva! Ukraine» Oksana admitted «most beautiful woman of Ukraine.»
Filming one of their first gear Oksana Marchenko met with Yury Korzh, founder and CEO of Internet provider company «global Ukraine». His family also belonged to the rating of the holding company «Internet Media Group». Oksana and Yuri started Dating and soon got married.
For the family, a young woman left her career to leading, gave birth to a son Bogdan and focused on the life and upbringing of the child. But after the divorce, Marchenko returned to the profession and began to appear on the channel «UT-1».
In early 1999, Oksana Marchenko led the awarding ceremony «person of the year» and there first met with the famous Ukrainian politician and lawyer Victor Medvedchuk. Officially husband and wife they became four years, and a year later the family got a little girl Daria. By the way, godparents girls are Vladimir Putin and Svetlana Medvedeva.
Oksana Marchenko is trying to maintain her figure in good shape. To do this, she engaged in active sports – swimming, rollers and the like. Women have a lot of Hobbies. For example, she collects works of art and rare books. In her collection are first editions of the works of A. S. Pushkin and M. V. Gogol. In addition, Marchenko realized as a great designer of landscapes and interiors.
In recent years, the TV presenter felt the attraction to sacred places. She regularly attends Svyatogorsky Zimnensky assumption convent near the town of Volodymyr-Volyns’kyi, and on major holidays definitely gives gifts to the nuns.