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Milla Jovovich is an Ukrainian-born actress, supermodel, fashion designer, singer and public figure, who was on the cover of more than a hundred magazines, and starred in such films as The Fifth Element (1997), Ultraviolet (2006), and the Resident Evil (2002) franchise.
Interesting Facts about Milla Jovovich
- She said the reason she did Resident Evil (2002) was because her brother was a huge fan of the video game.
- Sold her four-bedroom, 3582-square-foot house in Beverly Hills, California for $2.750 million. She originally purchased the house in late 2001 for $1.8 million (2009).
- She said the romance sequel Return to the Blue Lagoon (1991) was the worst film she has ever done.
- She enjoys martial arts and she practices Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
- She was bullied in school for being from the Soviet Union.
- Named #43 Sexiest Woman by the Spanish version of DT magazine (2011).
- She is a former smoker.
- She owns a 5559-square-foot house in Los Angeles’ Hollywood Hills that she purchased in 1998 for $775,000. A 4026-square-foot house in Beverly Hills that she paid $2,223,000 for in 2004. And a 3010-square-foot house in the Doral Isles Saint-Croix development in Doral, Florida (just outside Miami) that she purchased in 2005 for $910,000 (2009).
- Named one of the “Twenty Most Beautiful People of the Decade” by Interview magazine (2009).
- Returned to work 4 months after giving birth to her daughter Ever in order to begin filming A Perfect Getaway (2009).
- Has small cameo in The Mirror Has Two Faces (1996), she is shown starring in a TV commercial that Jeff Bridges’ character is watching in the beginning of the film.
- Divides her time between New York City and Los Angeles, California.
Personal Quotes by Milla Jovovich
I love making independent movies, and that’s pretty much what I’m going to be doing for the rest of my years.- Milla Jovovich
Why have a model on the front of your magazine when you can have Kate Winslet, Cate Blanchett or Hilary Swank? Because those girls are intelligent and talented, people are interested.- Milla Jovovich
From now on, I approach the cinema as a business woman. I intend to be in more action movies because, apart from Angelina Jolie, no other actress stands out in this genre.- Milla Jovovich
There is all this controversy that women and girls are too skinny or too overweight. I say to just do martial arts and everything will be okay. You will tone up your body and find a confidence you can’t find just sitting around watching TV and hanging out with friends.- Milla Jovovich
I intend to be in more action movies because, apart from Angelina Jolie, no other actress stands out in this genre.- Milla Jovovich