Milla Jovovich

Model and Actress
Born Dec 17, 1975

Milla Jovovich is an American model, actress, musician, and fashion designer. During her career, she has appeared in a number of science fiction and action-themed films, earning her the sobriquet "reigning queen of kick-butt" from the music channel VH1 in 2006. Jovovich began modeling when Herb Ritts photographed her for the cover of the Italian magazine Lei in 1987.… Read More

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1975 Birth Milla Jovovich was born in 1975 in Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, to a Serbian father and an ethnic Russian mother.
1980 4 Years Old In 1980, when Jovovich was five years old, her family left the Soviet Union for political reasons and immigrated to London. … Read More
1985 9 Years Old Jovovich's mother had "raised her to be a movie star." In 1985, Galina enrolled Jovovich at the age of 10 in acting classes, and when her acting jobs picked up, she started attending school for young actors rather than regular school system.


1988 12 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1988, her father had a relationship with an Argentine woman, and they had a son, Marco Jovovich. … Read More
1991 15 Years Old For this role, Jovovich was nominated both for "Best Young Actress Starring in a Motion Picture" at the 1991 Young Artist Awards, and "Worst New Star" at the 1991 Golden Raspberry Awards.
1992 16 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1992, Milla Jovovich co-starred with Christian Slater in the comedy Kuffs. … Read More
1993 17 Years Old In 1993 she acted in Richard Linklater's film Dazed and Confused. … Read More
…  In April 1994, billed under her first name, she released The Divine Comedy, a title that was a reference to the epic poem by Dante Alighieri of the same name. … Read More


1996 20 Years Old Following The Divine Comedy, she expressed interest in releasing a second album, having had ten songs ready for a future recording that was intended for a Summer 1996 release.
They married on December 14, 1997, but later divorced. … Read More
1998 - 1999 2 More Events
2001 25 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2001, Jovovich was one of many celebrities whose vocals were featured in a cover of "We are Family" to raise money for the American Red Cross. … Read More
2003 27 Years Old Jovovich and fellow model Carmen Hawk launched a line of clothing called Jovovich-Hawk in 2003. … Read More


2006 30 Years Old In November 2006, the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) and US Vogue nominated Jovovich-Hawk for the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Award. … Read More
In 2007, Jovovich and Hawk designed the costume for Jovovich's character in Resident Evil: Extinction.
2008 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In late 2008, Jovovich and Hawk mutually agreed to end the business due to increased demands on their time. … Read More
2009 33 Years Old Jovovich currently resides in homes in Los Angeles and New York with her husband, film writer and director Paul W. S. Anderson, whom she married on 22 August 2009.
2010 34 Years Old She was also nominated for Best Horror Actress at the 2010 Scream Awards for her performance as Dr. Abigail Tyler in The Fourth Kind, and won the Hollywood Spotlight Award for Best Actress at the 14th Annual Hollywood Awards Gala for her role as Lucetta in the 2010 film Stone.
2011 35 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2011, Jovovich attended and sang at the birthday celebration of Mikhail Gorbachev. … Read More
2013 37 Years Old In 2013, she was nominated for the Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Actress for her performance in Resident Evil: Retribution.
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