Katya Zharkova is the first Russian plus size model, TV presenter and actress.
Date of Birth: October 30, 1981
Place of Birth: Minsk, Belarus
Height: 178 cm
Weight: 83 kg
Ekaterina Zharkova was born on October 30, 1981, in Minsk. Katya’s mom is a professional photographer. The family traveled a lot, Katya managed to see many countries. At the age of 14, she entered a modeling agency, in 2000 Zharkova came to Moscow for the first time, from that time she began working on television. Education – Moscow State University of Culture and Arts (MGUKI). Candidate of Pedagogical Sciences.
Ekaterina played cameo roles in several TV series, starred in the film “Cook”. She worked on the Muz-TV channel as a producer of various projects. She hosted the morning show on TNT. She took part in the reality show “So Women Talk” on Domashny TV channel. Since October 14, 2013, the project has been released on the Friday TV channel! “American Fiance”, hosted by Katya, and the show “There is one secret.”
Ekaterina Zharkova is the first Russian plus-size model to appear in Cosmopolitan Russia magazine (2006). He currently works for the Wilhelmina modeling agency in New York. She starred in the Italian magazine Marie Claire nude, Vogue. In the modeling business, she achieved greater popularity in the United States.
Together with Vitaly Surma, she became a member of the Russian dance television project Dancing with the Stars in the ninth season, which started on February 14, 2015 on the Rossiya TV channel.