Born: 27th November 1979
Nationality: Russian (born in Siberia)
Occupation: Tv & Radio presenter, model, actress, former reality star in Russia
Victoria Bonya was an ordinary girl, who lived in Krasnokamensk, Chita region in Siberia. As a 16 year old she moved to Moscow and worked as a waitress. Her big break through came in 2006, aged 27, when she entered one of Russias most famous reality shows “Dom 2” (similar to Big Brother). She remained on the show for 10 months, and became a well known face across the country.
Thanks to the show and a lot of hard work, Victoria got a career as a model, actress, radio & tv presenter with which she still works with today.
In the midst of her career break through, Victoria met the son of an Irish billionaire, Alexander Smurfit with whom she later got a daughter, “Angelina”. (Update: In 2017 Victoria and Alexander separated)
Today Victoria has a strong 5+ million following on Instagram, while living in Monaco and travelling the world with various media projects.