Biography of Anastassija Makarenko
Russian model Anastassija Makarenko (Anastassija Mak) was born in 1986 in Russia. When she was very young, her family left Russia for Germany. Anastassija’s mother saw her beautiful daughter’s future as a fashion model. So, she sent photographs of 16-year-old Nastya to different model agencies. The Russian blue-eyed light blonde beauty received several invitations from different model agencies around the world. Anastassija Makarenko has achieved success in many countries. Now, increasingly sought after, 27-year-old Russian model Anastassija Makarenko lives in Los Angeles. She has been in romantic relationship with famous Hollywood actor Mickey Rourke for more than three years.
Rourke has stated that he is “determined to remain faithful to his girlfriend, insisting he couldn’t live with himself if he cheated.” Anastassija Makarenko has played the role of a Russian model in the Bruce Willis film “A Good Day to Die Hard”.
The list of model agiences and fashion companies includes:
Time Models – Zurich
Crystal Model Agency – Paris
Mega Models – Miami
PS Model Management
Look Models International – Vienna
East West Models
Elite Model Management – Amsterdam
Michele Pommier Management
Action Management – Greece
Ford Models – Chicago
Specs Model Management – Montreal
Flash Model Management – Istanbul
No Ties Management
TFM World – Oslo
Leni’s Model Management
Muga Model Management
France: ‘Femina’; ‘Lash Magazine’ – Issue 9
UK: ‘GQ’- October 2009; ‘Fart’ – September 2012
USA: ‘Lash’- Issue 9
Aside from her modeling career, she is also well known for her relationship with American actor Mickey Rourke. The pair met in 2009 at a photo-shoot for GQ magazine and have been a couple ever since.
“She is – a gift from heaven. The fact that she is beautiful, is not even discussed. But she also has a heart of gold, she is very fond of her parents, they have an amazing family. I would not trade her for 20 “Oscars”, Rourke admired his girlfriend in an interview.