Inna Zobova (born October 1st, 1976 in Khimki, Russia) is a Russian model, actress, and former beauty pageant titleholder. She was crowned the Miss Russia 1994.


 [hide*1 Background


Zobova was born with a hole in the heart, and at age six underwent surgery to correct it. She attended the University of Moscow and studied psychology and anthropology while modeling on the side for extra money.

In 1994, she was crowned Miss Russia and went on to compete in the Miss Universe pageant where she came in second in the National Costume competition and placed 12th overall.

Modelling and fashion[edit]Edit

Inna Zobova walked many shows for ready-to-wear and haute couture, combined during the New York, Milan, and Paris Fashion Weeks. She walked for ArmaniThierry MuglerValentinoDiorYves Saint Laurent,Issey MiyakeYohji YamamotoBalenciagaHanae MoriMarc JacobsNina RicciHermèsSonia RykielKenzoGivenchyDries van NotenVivienne WestwoodChristian Lacroix.

She has appeared in advertisements for HermèsBergdorf GoodmanBloomingdales, Penny Black, Roberto Cavalli, Dana Buchman, ArmaniChristian Dior, Comma, Laurel, M&F Girbaud, La City, L'OréalGuerlain, Marella, Malizia, LancasterBurberryLancôme, Zappa, NiveaGaleries Lafayette, and Piper Heidsieck, and has worked with photographers like Michael Thompson, Raymond Depardon, Eric Traoré, Ellen von UnwerthMario Testino, Satoshi Saikusa, Paolo Roversi, Steve Hiett, Vincent Peters, François Nars, Raymond Meier, Luis Sanchez, Marc Hispard, Thomas Shenk, and Michael Sanders.

Her covers include, AllureElleHarper's BazaarMarie ClaireAmicaFemmeGlamourl'Officiel and international editions of Vogue, as well as style and lifestyle publications like i-DGQ, and Dutch.

In 2001, she ranked #51 in GQ's 200 Sexiest Women in the World and in 2002, she ranked #105 in The Glamour Girls Hot 500 and in the top 20 for GQ for 2005.

In August 2002, Inna was selected among over 600 models to become the then-new spokesmodel for Wonderbra and the face of the international brand Sephora in 2004, the year she also received the "Top Model of the Year" award at the Marie Claire Fashion Awards.

In 2011, Inna Zobova participates as a fashion expert and judge, to the TV show called "Russia's Next Top Model", which is a local version of the famous U.S. reality show America's Next Top Model.

At the same time as her professional activities, Inna gets regularly involved with diverse charities, such as UNICEFRed Cross, l'Enfant Bleu and the Food Bank.



Notable TV guest appearances[edit]Edit

TV documentary[edit]Edit

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