Mila Kunis (born Milena Kunis 14.8.1983) is an American actress, perhaps best known for her role providing the voice of Meg Griffin on the cartoon Family Guy. She became better known, however, with her role in the Oscar-winning movie Black Swan.
Childhood: Mila Kunis was born in Chernitvtsi, a city in the Ukrainian SSR of the Soviet Union. The Kunis family moved to LA in California, in 1991. Mila Kunis was seven years old at the time. The Kunis family are Jewish and Mila has previously explained that anti-Semitism was one of the reasons that the family left the Soviet Union.
Mila's mother, Elvira, is a physics teacher, as well as a drug store manager and her father, Mark, is a mechanical engineer.
Career: Mila Kunis started to take acting lessons at the age of nine, at the Beverley Hills studio. It was here that she met Susan Curtis, who is still her manager to this day. She soon started to get work in magazine adverts and TV commercials for products such as Barbie and Payless Shoes.
Kunis' debut TV role was in the soap opera Days of Our Lives. This was followed up with small roles in 7th Heaven, Santa with Muscles and Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves, with Rick Moranis. She also played the role of a young Gia in the Angelina Jolie film, Gia.
Mila Kunis then landed the role of Jackie Burkhart in the sitcom That '70s Show. The show also featured Ashton Kutcher. The show was a huge success and became the second longest-running live action sitcom on the Fox network.
In 1999, Mila Kunis started playing the role of Meg Griffin on Family Guy. The series was created by Seth MacFarlane for Fox Broadcasting Company. The list of voice actors also includes Seth Green. Mila was nominated for an Annie award for her voice acting.
In 2001, Mila Kunis landed role in Get Over It, along with Kirsten Dunst. In 2002, she also starred in the straight-to-DVD horror film American Psycho 2, with William Shatner. The film was widely panned and Kunis herself has distanced herself from the production.
The next few years were not a huge success for Kunis She starred in a number of poorly-received films, such as Moving McAllister with Jon Heder, After Sex with Zoe Saldana and Boot Camp, with Gregory Smith.
The following year, Mila Kunis played a role in the film Extract, with Ben Affleck and Jason Bateman. The film was well received and grossed over $10 million.
2010 saw Mila Kunis starring in The Book of Eli, along with Denzel Washington. She was then chosen to feature in the comedy Date Night, with Tina Fey and Steve Carell.
In 2011, Black Swan was released, to largely glowing reviews. The film also starred Natalie Portman and won a number of Academy Awards in the 2011 Oscars. She was also cast in Friends with Benefits, with Justin Timberlake.
Personal Life: Mila Kunis began dating Macauley Culkin in 2002 but they split in 2011.
Mila Kunis on the red carpet at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards held at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. This year's winners included Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar and Cardi B - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Sunday 20th May 2018
She definitely related to the mothers in the story.
It's only been a year since the first Bad Moms movie, and the entire gang is back for a holiday-themed sequel A Bad Moms Christmas, in which Christine Baranski, Susan Sarandon and Cheryl Hines join the cast as the mothers of original moms Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn and Kristen Bell, respectively.
Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis and Kathryn Hahn in 'A Bad Moms Christmas'
Kunis insists that the film isn't just a silly comedy. "I think it's incredibly accurate," she says. "We ended up having so much say in what we felt throughout Christmas. These are real stories!"
Continue reading: Mila Kunis Thinks 'A Bad Moms Christmas' Is Realistic
Everyone's back from last year's undemanding adult comedy, plus some starry new cast members, for a holiday romp that once again provides a few solid laughs. Alas, it's also just as unambitious, never pushing its characters very far or coming up with anything terribly original. But filmmakers Jon Lucas and Scott Moore know that sometimes audiences just want dumb entertainment.
In the week before Christmas, Amy (Mila Kunis) has reached breaking point with all of her motherly responsibilities. So she's delighted that her boyfriend (Jay Hernandez) and kids just want to have a mellow holiday. Then her hyper-demanding mother (Christine Baranski) arrives with enormous plans that Amy's meek dad (Peter Gallagher) quietly goes along with. So Amy turns to her best friends Kiki and Carla (Kristen Bell and Kathryn Hahn) for help. And they've also been invaded: Kiki's far-too-involved mother (Cheryl Hines) arrives for three weeks, while Carla's biker-chick mom (Susan Sarandon) is a gambling addict in need of cash. So Amy, Kiki and Carla team up to take back control of Christmas.
Continue reading: A Bad Moms Christmas Review
She and Ashton Kutcher don't want to raise spoiled kids.
Everyone has different ideas about what Christmas is all about, but for Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher it's definitely not the presents. In fact, they feel so strongly about drumming this into their children that they have banned gifts completely from their home this year.
Mila Kunis at CinemaCon 2017
Their eldest child Wyatt is only 3-years-old, but she's already sussed that Christmas means lots of spoiling - and Mila and Ashton are determined not to 'raise a**holes'. Thus, they are refusing to allow both her and soon-to-be 1-year-old son Dimitri any presents at Christmas from now on.
Continue reading: Scrooge Or Sensible? Mila Kunis Bans Christmas Presents In Her Home
Mila Kunis is super psychic according to Ashton Kutcher.
Mila Kunis has psychic powers. At least, according to her husband Ashton Kutcher. He tells Ellen DeGeneres that she predicted both Donald Trump becoming president and the name of their second child. Of course, one of them was 50/50 and the other was their own choice, but he's still convinced.
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher pictured out and about
'The Ranch' actor appeared on 'The Ellen Show' and opened up about how he and Mila came to name their first son Dimitri ahead of his birth in November last year. He recalls that the moment was mixed with Mila's suggestion that Donald Trump would take office.
Continue reading: Mystic Mila: Ashton Kutcher Tells Ellen About Mila Kunis' 'Predictions'
The actress welcomed her second child with her husband Ashton Kutcher four months ago, and she says that owning dogs is great practice for having children.
Mother-of-two Mila Kunis has declared that owning dogs is brilliant practice for couples ahead of having children.
The 33 year old star was talking at last month’s CinemaCon 2017 in Las Vegas about the upcoming sequel to Bad Moms, titled A Bad Moms Christmas, which is released on November 3rd this year.
Mila Kunis at CinemaCon 2017
Continue reading: Mila Kunis Says Owning Dogs Is Good Training For Having Kids
Receiving the Pillar of Character in Iowa at the weekend, Kutcher briefly alluded to those rumours from 2013 about infidelity.
The 39 year old actor and father of two received the Robert D. Ray Pillar of Character Award in Des Moines, Iowa on Saturday evening (April 8th), and recognised the irony of the prize considering his name had been smeared across the tabloids just a few years ago with rumours of infidelity in his previous marriage to Hollywood star Moore.
“I’m also probably the first person to get this award for character who had, like, his name splashed across every gossip magazine as an adulterer like five years ago,” he told the attendees.
Mila Kunis talks about Bad Moms Christmas at STX Films CinemaCon 'The State of The Industry: Past, Present and Future' Presentation held at The Colosseum of Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Tuesday 28th March 2017
Mila Kunis talks About Bad Moms Christmas at STX Films To Headline CinemaCon's 'The State of The Industry: Past, Present and Future' Presentation held at The Colosseum of Caesars Palace - Las Vegas, Nevada, United States - Tuesday 28th March 2017
Aston and wife Mila Kunis are already parents to two-year-old daughter Wyatt Isabelle.
Appearing on the Today show Thursday morning, Ashton let slip the baby’s gender while opening up about daughter Wyatt’s reaction to his wife’s pregnancy.
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis are expecting a baby boy
Continue reading: Ashton Kutcher Lets Slip The Sex Of Baby Number Two
The actress won't be put off by some people's attitudes.
Even in this day and age, women are still being criticised for choosing to nourish their children naturally. Mila Kunis confesses that she herself has been the victim of a few nasty looks while out and about breastfeeding daughter Wyatt Isabelle, and it still shocks both her and husband Ashton Kutcher.
Mila Kunis is happy to feed daughter Wyatt in public
Mila and Ashton are currently awaiting the birth of their second child, and it's been almost two years since first daughter Wyatt was born. Like a lot of mothers, the actress is choosing to breastfeed her child, and that means committing 24 hours a day wherever you may be in the world.
Straight off the set of one of their movies.
Everyone loves a real life love story and that of one of Hollywood's favourite couples, Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher, is no exception. So just how did these 'That 70s Show' co-stars become a romantic couple in the first place? Apparently, absence does make the heart grow fonder.
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis' romance is pretty much a fairytale
Kunis and Kutcher hadn't seen each other for years until they bumped into each other at an awards show following the actor's split with Demi Moore in 2013. Sure, they'd kept in touch, but they never really had chance to re-connect. It seems that not seeing each other for a long time eroded those purely platonic feelings.
The couple are pregnant with their second child.
Mila Kunis opens up about the highs and lows of her long friendship turned marriage to her former co-star Ashton Kutcher. The pair wed in secret last year following the birth of their first child, and now they are looking forward to bringing another addition to their family.
Mila Kunis says she can't lie to husband Ashton Kutcher
Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher are literally the most perfect couple in Hollywood right now. They've known each other since Kunis was 15 and Kutcher was 21, both starting out on the comedy 'That '70s Show', and now they're married with a 19-month-old daughter named Wyatt Isabelle and another child on the way.
Date of birth
14th August, 1983
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