Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov

 Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov

Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov

Famous Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov has become actually the face and voice of Russian television, working on prime time programs of the first channel. There is hardly any person in Russia who doesn’t know talented, successful and glamorous showman. Forbes Russia included him in the list of 50 major Russian celebrities of 2013, placed him # 28. Andrey Malakhov was born January 11, 1972, in the provincial city of Apatity, Murmansk region.

Andrey Malakhov

Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov was a classmate of Evgeny Rudin (DJ Groove). Andrey Malakhov’s father Nikolai Malakhov (1947 – 22 March 2006) was a geophysicist, mother Lyudmila Malakhova was an educator. As a schoolboy Andrei successfully studied at a music school, played the violin. After having graduated from high school with a silver medal, he moved to Moscow to enter the Faculty of Journalism of Moscow State University named after M. V. Lomonosov. He graduated from Moscow State University with honors in 1995.

Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov

Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov got further education at the University of Michigan for a year and half. While still a student was an intern at the department of culture of the newspaper “Moscow News”. He was also the author and presenter of the program “Style” on the radio «Maximum». In 1998, he joined the Faculty of Law of the Russian State Humanitarian University, from which he successfully graduated.

Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov

Russian TV journalist Andrey Malakhov

Since 1992, Andrey Malakhov worked on the program “Sunday from Sergei Alexeyev” (channel “Ostankino”. Since 1995 – the editor of international news program “Morning”, author and columnist “Style”. From 1996 to 2001 – a special correspondent and host of “Good Morning” (ORT). From July 23, 2001 to July 2, 2004 – host of program “Big Wash” (ORT / Channel One).

Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov

From February 2004 to June 2007 Andrey Malakhov hosted music hit parade “Golden Gramophone” (ORT / Channel One). From September 2004 to 2005 – talk show host of Channel “Five Evenings”. From August 30, 2005 to the present day – the host of talk show “Let them talk.”

Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov

In 2008 he participated in the second season of the TV channel “Two stars” paired with singer Masha Rasputina. In 2009 Andrey Malakhov was co-host of the semi-final of “Eurovision” in Moscow together with model Natalia Vodianova, as well as co-host of the opening ceremony of “Eurovision” paired with singer Alsou.

Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov

Andrei Malakhov with Natalia Shkuleva

Andrei Malakhov with Natalia Shkuleva

Andrey married Natalia Shkuleva two years ago, in June 2011. Their wedding took place in Paris, the palace of Versailles, the former residence of French kings. His wife Natalia was born May 31, 1980, she is the publisher of magazine ELLE. Andrey Malakhov is the Godfather of Alla-Victoria and Martin – children of Russian pop star Philip Kirkorov. Andrey Malakhov’s hobby is collecting stamps.

Andrey Malakhov and Natalia Shkuleva were married June 4, 2011

Andrey Malakhov and Natalia Shkuleva were married June 4, 2011

Andrei Malakhov and Natalia Shkuleva

Andrei Malakhov and Natalia Shkuleva

Andrei Malakhov with mom and wife Natalia Shkuleva during a wedding celebration in the Palace of Versailles

Andrei Malakhov with mom and wife Natalia Shkuleva during a wedding celebration in the Palace of Versailles

The couple spent their wedding night  in Paris hotel Le Meurice worth 4,000 euros per night

The couple spent their wedding night in Paris hotel Le Meurice worth 4,000 euros per night

Wedding reception was held at Versailles, the former residence of French kings

Wedding reception was held at Versailles, the former residence of French kings

Andrei Malakhov and Natalia Shkuleva

Andrei Malakhov and Natalia Shkuleva

Andrei Malakhov and Natalia Shkuleva were here

Andrei Malakhov and Natalia Shkuleva were here

On the second anniversary of the wedding Andrei Malakhov gave his wife ruby earrings

On the second anniversary of the wedding Andrei Malakhov gave his wife ruby earrings

Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov

Andrey Malakhov

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