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Elena Yakovleva was born March 5, 1961, in the Ukraine. Since childhood, Elena dreamed of becoming an actress, but to realize this desire in life was not easy. Poor her parents could not help. Only by 1980 she was able to save money for a trip to the capital and "a descent", without any connections, he entered GITIS. Upon graduation, she was invited to play in the theater "Contemporary".
"Two under one umbrella"
In 1983 year there was the debut of Elena in the movie. Directed by Georgy Yungvald-Khilkevich gave her a small role of a girl Lera in his musical tale about the life of circus performers.
Shot from a film "Two under one umbrella"
"Plyumbum, or Dangerous game"
In the 1980-ies Yakovlev began to appear. Notable role was the mannequin Maria V. abdrashitova in the film "Plumbum, or Dangerous game". A difficult story about a teenager trying to eradicate the evil in their city and help the police was seen by the critics and the audience. Elena began to learn on the street.
Frame from the film "Plumbum, or Dangerous game"
After the release in 1989 of the picture of Peter Todorovsky "intergirl", Yakovlev became famous all over the country. Everyone was surprised that the role of "night butterflies" the Director chose such a nondescript Elena. They say she won Todorovsky's soul, not the body.
A scene from the movie "Interdevochka"
"Encore, another encore"
In the 1990s Todorovsky-senior Yakovlev took in three of his films: "Encore, another encore" (1992), "What a wonderful game" (1995) and "Retro Threesome" (1998).
"Encore" has collected a lot of prizes: "Nika" at the all-Russian festival for best feature film, 1992, at the world festival in Tokyo in 1993 for best screenplay, the main award of the festival "Kinotavr" in Sochi (1993), prize of the V all-Russian festival "Constellation-93".
The film is set after the end of world war II in the snowy little garrison. Elena managed beautifully the role of a cunning, but stupid officer's wife.
Frame from the movie "Encore, another encore"
"Education of cruelty at women and dogs"
It's a television two-part film, directed by Inessa Seleznyova in 1992. Ordinary single woman living on the outskirts of town, picks up the dog. To it it relates both to the child, but dog stealing. During her search, Anna gets caught up in all the dirt "dashing 90", when the cruelty of a society reaches such a concentration that can cause the response, not less violent reaction even in women and dogs.
Shot from a film "Education of cruelty at women and dogs"
Television the continuation of the series began acting in 1994 based on the novel "Petersburg slums" Vsevolod Krestovsky. The heroine Helena Yakovlev — Knyazhna Anna Yakovlevna zecevarska is a whole social way of Petersburg of XIX century, from luxurious palaces rooms, to a miserable corner in the pub.
Frame from the film "Petersburgian mysteries"
The detective television series based on the novels of Alexandra Marinina. The first series was released in late 1999. Elena Yakovleva has got the main female role of Anastasia Kamenskaya, major and then Lieutenant Colonel of militia.
Frame from the film "Kamenskaya"birthday, Elena Yakovleva