Olga Kurylenko was born in Berdyansk Ukraine. At the age of 15 she went on a vacation to Moscow for a week and it was there she was discovered by a scout modeling agency. She was soon living and working in Paris. She got her first gig which was a photoshoot in Cuba. Soon Olga took an interest in acting and studied at a theater school in her spare time. She got a role in a French Drama L’Annulaire and a couple roles in other French films. Since then she’s appeared on French TV and even in the movie Quantum of Solace as the new Bond Girl.