Lyanka Gryu is a young and talented actress with more than 50 films in her collection. The first shooting of the actress took place at the age of four. The youth series "Barvikha" brought her long-awaited fame, after which the girl had a lot of fans.
The biography of a girl with an unusual name Lyanka Gryu can be studied for hours, despite her rather young age. The actress's birthday is November 22, 1987. Lyanka Gryu's real name is Lyana Ilnitskaya. Lyanka's father is Gheorghe Gryu, a popular actor in Moldova, and his mother is Russian actress Stella Ilnitskaya. Lyanka's parents separated when the girl was very young, the actress never found out what paternal upbringing was, however, upon reaching adulthood, the girl still took her father's surname.
Lyanka Gryu is not one of those who had a happy childhood. After her parents divorced, Stella Ilnitskaya decided not to quit her studies at VGIK, she was not afraid of any work, she grabbed every opportunity to earn extra money. Thanks to her high level of knowledge of the French language, she was able to teach French at home and translate texts. However, the earnings were so meager that they were barely enough for a living.
The actress's own father, Gheorghe Gryu, spent some time in a homeless shelter located within the city of Chisinau. Addiction to alcohol forever crossed out all the connections he had with loved ones. The Let Them Talk program team dedicated one of the episodes to Lyanka's father, but the girl herself decided to refuse to participate in the program.
The profession of an actress attracted Lyanka from early childhood. She got her first film role at the age of four. At that time, she lived with her mother in a hostel, Stella graduated from VGIK, and therefore the girl could often be seen within the walls of the university. Lyanka was noticed and offered to star in the short film "One" based on the work of Ray Bradbury. The diploma work of director Natalia Kalashnikova was an overwhelming success, the film became a prize-winner at the European level.
While studying at school, Lyanka managed to star in a number of films:
- “Who if not us” (Ira);
- "Leading Roles" (Nastya);
- "Triumph" (Katka);
- "Little Princess" (Becky's maid).
On the eve of entering VGIK, the girl decides to reveal her real name to the world, from Lyana Ilnitskaya she turned into Lyanka Gryu. The lack of registration has caused many problems for the young and talented actress. In connection with the order of the dean of the institute, the student was deprived of the opportunity to attend classes. However, Lyanka continued her studies, but as a free listener. As a result, the actress never received her diploma.
Films with Lyanka Gryu
- Doomed to Become a Star;
- "Come in - don't be afraid - come out - don't cry";
- Return of the Musketeers;
- "Sherlock Holmes";
- "There are only girls in sports."
After the release of the film "Looking for You", Lyanka Gryu's fans started talking about the actress's possible romance with Stanislav Bondarenko, whom they met on the set, but soon the media reported that Lyanka really got married, but her husband was not Bondarenko, but Mikhail Weinberg, director and composer of this film.
On July 9, 2010, the couple officially registered their relationship. There is a decent age difference between the spouses - 12 years, however, according to Gryu, they always manage to find a common language.
In 2011, on February 20, their wonderful son was born, they named him Maxim.
In an interview, the actress admitted that in 2013 Lyanka and Mikhail were on the verge of divorce. They miraculously managed to save their union.
The couple had to endure problems with the development of their son Maxim - at the age of 2 years and 10 months, he was diagnosed with delayed speech development. In 2014, the family moved to the United States, they decided to rent out an apartment in Moscow, and sell the car altogether. Abroad, the child was prescribed treatment, the results of which soon pleased the worried parents - Maxim said the first word "give". Lyanka was shocked by the doctor's statement that it would take at least two years to treat the baby. Lyanka wasted no time in the United States, graduated from English courses, studied at an American film school.
According to rumors, the star couple also has a second child, but Lyanka prefers not to comment on this topic. At the moment, the family lives in Los Angeles, before that Lyanka lived in New York with her husband and children for five years.