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Gia Skova: Russian artist who has become a famous model

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The girl moved to America years ago, and is better known under the name of Gia Skova. Real name of this beauty is Gulya Skovorodina, she was born in Saratov and loved to draw when she was a kid. Ironically, this passion has led the girl in the modeling business.

From the children's magazine cover to the world's catwalks

One children's magazine searched for the artist, and she decided to try her hand in spite of the still very young age. However, the editor in chief, first of all, saw her not as an artist, but as a potential model. So G ia graced her first cover.

At the age of 14 she became known as a model not only in the Russian agencies,  but also in many European ones. After some time Gia has signed a contract with a major international agencies, so the Russian model finally went to the international level. Gia Skova has collaborated with Giorgio Armani and Calvin Klein.

Acting ambitions

Besides drawing in her childhood the girl had another great passion. Gia got part in the school theater, and already during her studies at the institute, played in KVN and participated in various creative projects. The girl has not forgotten her passion, after moving to Los Angeles. There she went to acting school and took lessons from famous Hollywood teachers. She regularly went to the casting and it did not take long to see results.

The first significant success came to the girl after the shooting in the French film about a rock star Iggy Pop. Then Gia Skova starred in a short film with Mel Gibson. Now the girl has a solid number of shootings in Hollywood films.

Gia leads an active lifestyle, doing fitness and skiing. Also, she keeps a diet, she is a vegetarian. Gia does not forget about the charity, she regularly helps orphanages.

 

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