(biography, photos, videos) Svetlana Kolpakova
Svetlana Kolpakova biography
Svetlana Kolpakova is a Russian actress known for roles in theatrical productions, and also as a film actress, who participated in the series «Moms». The winner of the youth award «Triumph» in 2010.
Svetlana from early childhood dreamed of becoming an actress, so during his school years much time was given to various creative classes and clubs. Light visited a children’s theatre Studio, studied folk dancing and singing in the choreographic school-Studio of dance and choir Pyatnitsky.
After graduating from high school in 2001, the girl entered the Moscow higher drama school named Shchukin. There Svetlana Kolpakova studied acting in the course of Mikhail Borisov until graduation in 2005.
She later returned to school and finished his postgraduate studies at the Department of «Plastic expressiveness of the actor.»
The first role on the stage she played when she was a student of the Shchukin school. It was mainly the classic plays of Alexander Ostrovsky, William Shakespeare, Edmond Rostand and other great playwrights.
In 2005, Svetlana joined the Moscow art theatre named after Chekhov, which was led by the famous actor and Director Oleg Tabakov. In this theater Kolpakova debuted on the professional stage in the play «the River with a rapid current,» which was staged on the grounds of a few early works of Soviet writer Vladimir Makanin’s. Then it went on about 15 plays at the Moscow art theatre of Chekhov. Most striking are the role of Audrey in the Comedy of Ken Ludwig’s «Diva», Agafia Tikhonovna in Gogol’s «Marriage» and the priest Theophan in «Karamazov», where the actress not only plays the male role, but also sings the song «Show Must Go On» Freddie mercury and the group Queen.
Since 2013 Svetlana Kolpakova is also cooperating with the Moscow theatre-Studio under the direction of Oleg Tabakov, where he was invited by the artistic Director. The actress is involved in three productions – «the Last» based on the novel by Maxim Gorky, the play Vampilov «Eldest son» and alternate versions of Chekhov’s play «the Seagull. The new version», which is uncharacteristic for the role of Zarechnaya. All these performances are in the theatre Tabakov still.
For achievements in the theatrical stage in 2010 Svetlana Kolpakova received a gold medal and a cash prize at the ceremony of awarding the first non-state Russian award in the arts «Triumph».
Svetlana Kolpakova considers himself primarily a theater actress, so the film is for her more a new challenge and a specific goal. For the first time the actress starred in a movie in 2005, in the historical drama «Leningrad». Then it was more than 10 roles in various television series, of which is the epic «it gets better», where Kolpakova plays Marusya Zubarev, the girlfriend of the main character is an orphan.
The viewer drew serious attention to her as a dramatic actress after the release of the First channel 12-episode series «the Thaw». The tape bore the audience in the 60-ies of the 20th century and showed the world complex, contradictory people that live in the world of Soviet cinema. Kolpakova played the Hope, the wife of one of the main characters, and critics have said in the first place, had effectively been able to pass the typical accuracy of the time. Due to the cast the film was awarded the prize «Nika» in the category of television cinema.
The family Comedy sitcom «Mom,» the actress has created the image of Yulia Melnikova, mother of five children, who constantly fights with her husband. Interestingly, after the first material was captured and consolidated, Svetlana Kolpakova and actor Sergey Lavygin that plays in this film, the husband of Julia, addressed to the writers, so they added more romantic and emotional scenes in relationship Melnikov. This not only added to the household scenes greater reliability, but also shifted the emphasis in the understanding of the relationship of this family.
The actress carefully hides his personal life. The theme of parents ‘ marriage or romantic relationship does not discuss in any interview, believing that the public should be interested in only her professional activities. It is only known that she is not married, has no children have.
Favorite hobby Svetlana Kolpakova – travel. It is often in different countries as tourists especially like to visit Italy.
- 2011 — All the better
- 2011 — the Best summer of our lives
- 2012 — may rain
- 2012 — new year’s wife
- 2013 — the son of the father of Nations
- 2013 — the Thaw
- 2014 — Embracing the sky
- 2014 — the miracle worker
- 2015 — Love on four wheels
- 2015 — Mom