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"I am a strong Ukrainian girl, that is why I work a lot."

Milica Bogdanovna Jovovich (born December 17, 1975 in Kyiv, Ukraine) is an American actress and musician of Russian-Serbian-Ukrainian descent.note  She's best known for her Action Girl roles.

In the midst of her modeling career, Milla Jovovich (pronounced mee-luh yo-vo-vitch) made waves in Hollywood with her roles as Michelle in Dazed and Confused, Leeloo in The Fifth Element, and Violet Song in Ultraviolet. Today she is best known for playing Alice in the Resident Evil Film Series.

She tends to work a lot with her film director significant others, those being former husband Luc Besson and current husband Paul W.S. Anderson. She and Anderson have three daughters - Ever (who became an actress), Dashiel, and Osian.

She maintains her modeling and fashion designing career, and even had her own clothing line, Jovovich-Hawk, but it went under in 2008. She's also a singer, and although her last official album was released back in 1998, she continues to release demos, sing folk songs, and contribute to movie soundtracks. However, an as-yet untitled EP is forthcoming.

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