Korikova Elena Yurievna – Russian theater and film actress, TV presenter.
Born on April 12, 1972 in Tobolsk in the family of Yuri Alekseevich Korikov and ballerina Tatyana Korikova. Until grade 2, Lena lived in the village of Karachino near Tobolsk, with her grandparents.
After school, she entered VGIK, in the workshop of Sergei Solovyov. Already from the first year, Korikova began acting in films. Graduated from VGIK in 1995.
In the summer of 1998, she moved with her family to New York, where she tried her hand at being a model and actress.
Returning to Russia, Korikova from 2001 to 2004 worked at Sovremennik. Universal popularity came after the release of the TV series “Poor Nastya”.
Participated in many television projects.