The stunningly beautiful English actress Elizabeth Hurley is starring opposite Gerard Depardieu in VIKTOR (a.k.a. Turquoise). Ms. Hurley is taking on the role of ALEXANDRA IVANOVA, the fiercely loyal owner of a sophisticated, exclusive Moscow club. IVANOVA is VIKTOR LAMBERT ‘s (Depardieu) one true love and former partner-in-crime who stands beside him as he seeks revenge against his son’s murderers.
Ms. Hurley is best known for her roles in Austin Powers and most recently her role as Diana Payne in Gossip Girl. For the last 16 years she has been one of Estée Lauder’s most prominent faces, appearing in advertisements for their perfumes and cosmetics. Ms. Hurley is an entrepreneur with a line of elegant beach attire and is a very active philanthropist who is a patron of the Elton John AIDS Foundation, the Hop, Skip and Jump Foundation and the Shane Warne Foundation, among others.
Ms. Hurley and her fiancée Mr. Shane Warne will be hosting Cricket for Kids to raise money for both British and Australian children in need immediately upon wrapping her filming of TURQUOISE.
You can follow her on Twitter to keep up with her during the filming of her role as Alexandra Ivanova.