To make it easy on some of you, Anne Vyalitsyna is more commonly known as simple Anne V. She’s Ruskie, so how can you possibly go wrong, right? Anyway, here’s more info:
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Anne Vyalitsyna (Russian: Анна Вьялицына) (born March 19, 1986), also known simply as Anne V, is a Russian model. She is best known for her consecutive 5-year run in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue.
Anne Vyalitsyna was born in the Russian city of Nizhny Novgorod, formerly known as Gorky. Both her parents are doctors; her father is a sports doctor for a soccer team and her mother is a pediatrician. She started her professional modeling career at the age of 15, after IMG scouts discovered her in Saint Petersburg while looking for new faces for MTV’s Fashionably Loud Europe. She entered and ended up winning their modeling contest along with a contract with IMG Paris and, later, IMG New York. [Source]