Vera Sotnikova was born July 19 1960 in Stalingrad, Russia. She moved to Moscow to study Linguistics at Moscow State University. However, she didn’t have the required documents to be admitted to MSU and went to try her luck at the theatre school where she entered and graduated. She began her career of actress and TV presenter in 1984. She was married and had a son Yan while attending theatre school. She later dated and lived together with the famous singer Vladimir Kuzmin, but they were never married and had no children.
Did You Know?
Vera Sotnikova has starred in over 40 films and TV shows.
Other interesting facts:
Vera dreamed of living in France and teaching Russian to French children.