Mila Kunis is an Ukrainian-born actress who is successful at the age of 14 years in the television series That’s 70’s show before drilling on the big screen with roles in movies Max Payne, The Book Of Eli Black Swan or Ted.
Name : Milena Markovna Kounis (Мілена Марківна Куніс in Ukrainian)
Date of birth : August 14, 1983
Birthplace : Tchernivtsi (Ukraine)
Nationalities : Ukrainian and American
Profession : actress
Decided to leave the USSR in 1991, she and her family settled with $ 250 in his pocket to Los Angeles to find a more comfortable life. The main reason for their departure from the USSR is the anti-Semitism that exists in this country. Indeed, his religion and his family (Jewish) is not well regarded in his homeland.
Arrive in Los Angeles, she conducts studies to Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School, and the Fairfax High School, UCLA and Loyola Marymount University. By starting her career, she made sure not to neglect her studies. She met actor Macauley Culkin (the main actor Home Alone) in 2002, with whom she had maintained a relationship until 2008 (the break was announced in 2010).
In Allure magazine, she says she enjoyed her four years of celibacy but today it is a new relationship. It is with a person that knows they spent eight years together during the filming of the series that catapulted their two careers. Mila Kunis is in a relationship with Ashton Kutcher since April 2012 and is expected to move in early 2013 in the villa of actor Kiss And Kill.
In the city of the movies, her acting talent did not take long to get noticed by major producers. At age 11, she landed a role in a very famous American series entitled Baywatch, which marks the beginning of his professional career. In 1998, alongside actor Ashton Kutcher to play in the sitcom That’s 70’s show. Taking his role during eight seasons, the talented young woman has been awarded several prizes for young actors. She also lent her voice since 2000 in the animated series Family Guy.
The success of the series That ’70s Show allows her to get some nice roles in films like Allison Forever alongside Kirsten Dunst, American Psycho 2, where she is the lead actor. From 2008, Mila Kunis appears in blockbusters like Forgetting Sarah Marshall (with Jason Segel and Kristen Bell), Max Payne (Mark Wahlberg), The Book Of Eli (Denzel Washington, Jennifer Beals and Gary Oldman) or Date Night (with Tina Fey and Steve Carell).
At Forgetting Sarah Marshall it’s a hit with 105 million turnovers at the box office, Max Payne released $ 85 million in revenue, The Book Of Eli garnered $ 157 million and $ 152 million Crazy Night, Mila Kunis string of successes but in a short film with only 13 million budget it rocks.
It takes a secondary role in the movie Black Swan. Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, Winona Ryder, this film is very much appreciated by the critics and the public. Rewards abound and the film reached 329 million at the box office worldwide.
Two years later, after having toured with Justin Timberlake in Friends Sex, Ukrainian-American actress realizes his box office record with $ 529 million for the comedy Ted, where she shared the stage with Mark Wahlberg.
1995 : Piranha directed by Max Pickering
1998 : Gia directed by Michael Cristofer
2001 : Get It Over directed by Tommy O’Haver
2002 : American Psycho 2 directed by Morgan J Freeman
2007 : After Sex directed by Eric Amadio
2008 : Forgetting Sarah Marschall directed by Nicholas Stoller
2008 : Max Payne directed by John Moore
2009 : Extract directed by Mike Judge
2010 : The Book Of Eli directed by Allen et Albert Hughes
2010 : Crazy Night directed by Shawn Levy
2010 : Black Swan directed by Darren Aronofski
2011 : Friends With Benefits directed by Will Gluck
2012 : Ted directed by Seth MacFarlane
2013 : Le Monde fantastique d’Oz
2013 : Blood Ties
2013 : Hell & Back (voix)
2013 : The Angriest Man in Brooklyn
2014 : The Third Person
2014 : Jupiter Ascending
1994 : Days Of Our Lives
1994 : Baywatch
1995 : The John Larroquette Show
1997 : Walker Texas Ranger
1998-2006 : That 70′s Show
2000- : Family Guy (voice)
Awards and nominations
Her roles in That’s 70’s Show and Black Swan earned her nominations for many ceremonies. She won several statuettes for his role of Jackie Burkhart while his interpretation of Lily in the film Darren Aronofski allows her to be nominated for the Golden Globes 2011 and won the Marcello Mastroianni prize at the Venice Film Festival.
nomination Golden Globes 2011: Best Actress in a Supporting Role in the film Black Swan
Saturn Awards 2011: Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Black Swan)
Venice Film Festival 2010: Marcello Mastroianni award for best young hope for his role in the movie Black Swan
In 2012, the French luxury house Dior has chosen her to become the new ambassador for Miss Dior handbags.
When she was asked that the actors have to play 18 years in the series That ’70s Show, she was just only 14 years. She said when she was on cast that she has to be 18 without of course say that it was not right away. The producers finally being engaged she was perfect for the role of Jacqueline Burkhart. Mila Kunis and gave the cut for eight seasons with actors who had five years older than she.
Mila Kunis is a fan of video games. She is hooked between different Word of Warcraft.
According to her statement, Mila Kunis would asleep during sex scene with Justin Timberlake in the film Sex Friends.
Video of a promotional interview Mila Kunis for Miss Dior bags: