26. 12. 2016
Ukrainians glorify their homeland far beyond the country. It turns out that many Hollywood stars have Slavic roots.
Odessa is the most productive region in this regard. For example, Leonardo DiCaprio’s grandmother came from this city. Grandfather of cult director Steven Spielberg was also born on the shores of the Black Sea. The actor Sylvester Stallone has Odessa roots. Kirk Douglas’s parents emigrated from Odessa in the United States of America.
There are other well-known names at the list of famous inhabitants of Odessa: Joe Dassin and David Copperfield.
Other cities in Ukraine are also not lagging behind.
Young Hollywood actress Mila Kunis still remembers her move from Chernovtsy to America.
It is unlikely that there are people who do not know that Milla Jovovich was born in Kiev. Moreover, she had been living for some time in Dnepropetrovsk with her parents. At the age of five, the family moved to England, and then to the USA.
The relatives of actor David Duchovny lived in the Ukrainian capital.
Olga Kurylenko, who starred a girlfriend of James Bond, has glorified the resort town of Berdyansk on the Sea of Azov.