Birth Name: Olga Konstantynivna Kurylenko
Place of Birth: Berdiansk, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union (now Ukraine)
Date of Birth: 14 November, 1979
Ethnicity: Ukrainian, Belarusian, Russian, possibly some Polish
Olga Kurylenko is an Ukrainian-born actress and model. She starred in the film Quantum of Solace as Nika Boronina.
Olga was born in Berdiansk, Ukraine, to a Russian mother, Marina Vitalievna Alyabusheva, and a Ukrainian father, Konstantin Kurylenko. She also has Belarusian ancestry. She lives in France and holds French citizenship.
Olga has a son with her former partner, English actor, writer, and journalist Max Benitz.
On her mother’s side, Olga is the granddaughter of Vitaly Alyabushev and Raisa Vladimirovna.
Olga’s mother has said:
My great-grandmother Anna and grandmother Lena were very beautiful. The great-grandmother was a healer. She was Belarusian. She worked as housekeeper at the szlachta family Pudlovskiy. The owner seduced her. From owner was born my grandmother Lena. Pudlovskiy wanted to take her because he had no children of their own, but great-grandmother did not give.