Diana Pozharskaya is a Russian actress, originally from Volvograd. She is a graduate of Moscow’s famous VGIK university, and is also a professionally trained dancer. Her most notable performance to date has been the key role of “Vera” in the critically acclaimed war epic THE UNKNOWN SOLDIER. Directed by Aku Louhimies, it has gone on to become the biggest box office hit in the history of Finnish cinema, with Diana consistently receiving praise for her performance in it.Diana is known throughout Russia for her role as ‘Darya’ in the hugely popular TV series HOTEL ELEON and is a regular in the Russian TV series, SENIOR MAFIA. She recently played the role of “Tanya” in the feature film ECLIPSE, directed by Artyom Aksenenko; other notable credits include ‘Elena’ in ON THE EDGE, a new drama filmed in Egypt, and OUR CHILDREN in which she plays the leading character of ‘Maria’. She will shortly begin shooting the female lead of ‘Nadya’ in a new film, HEAT IN BAKU. Diana featured in a Chanel campaign in Paris for their collection, and Gabrielle perfume range. Diana has just completed filming the Cold War feature FIREBIRD opposite Tom Prior (The Theory of Everything), in which she plays the leading role of 'Luisa'.

PLAYING AGE: 20 - 30