Olesya Zhurakovskaya is a Ukrainian theater and film actress. Honored Artist of Ukraine (2016). Winner of the Ukrainian television award "Teletriumph", as well as a four-time nominee for the theatrical award "Kiev Pectoral" (2006, 2009, 2013, 2019). Olesya Zhurakovskaya's cinematic biography started in 1999, when she appeared in an episode of the popular crime action series "Bourgeois's Birthday". After 4 years, the actress attracted the attention of viewers, starring as a housewife Lyuska in the New Year's musical "For two hares", and then starred in many famous melodramas. In 2018, the actress played the role of the Girl with the Bucket in the film directed by Sergei Loznitsa "Donbass", for which she was nominated for the award "Kinokolo" (2018) and "Golden Top" (2019). Olesya Zhurakovskaya got a bright dramatic role in the mini-series about the Chernobyl tragedy "Butterflies". She has dozens of projects, which include work in TV series and a full meter. Today, the singer realizes her talent on the stage and in the movies, starring in Ukrainian melodramas.