Mila Kunis was born in Chernivtsi, Ukraine in a regular household to Elvira, and Mark Kunis. Her parents belong to entirely different professions with one being a physics teacher and other being a mechanical engineer. Her family shifted their base to the United States for better education and prospects. She completed her major part of education from Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School and Los Angeles Centre for Enriched Studies. She married
Ashton Kutcher, who also happened to be her co-star in “That 70’s show”, on July 4, 2015. They together have a daughter named Wyatt Isabelle. She is a supporter of Barrack Obama and Democratic Party. Her acting career started at a naïve age of nine when her father made her join acting classes in Beverly Hills. She got noticed soon and went on to work in various commercials and even gained supporting roles. The year 1994 gave shape to her television career, and she debuted with Days of Our Lives and Baywatch. The big achievement stepped in her life, playing the role of Jackie Burkhart in The 70’s show for eight seasons.
She was nominated for Young Artist Awards and won the Best Young Actress in Comedy Series Award for her phenomenal performance in the same. Kunis even turned to a voice-over artist for “Family Guy”. Her transition from television to movies happened in the year 2001 when she worked in Get Over It. Initially, she did not receive much commercial success and critical acclaim but all of that changed for good in the year 2008 when she appeared in
Forgetting Sarah Marshall, a comedy film. This movie brought her success, appreciation, and also a nomination for Teen Choice Awards. From 2009 onwards, her screen presence strengthened and the box office ratings increased with the movies like Extract, Friends with Benefits and Ted. Her performance in Oz the Great and Powerful and
Black Swan made everyone awestruck with latter gaining her nominations in Golden Globe Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards. The year 2013 saw her doing movies of different genres ranging from comedy to crime thriller. Her movie,
Blood Ties got a screening at 2013 Cannes Film Festival, and the premiere of
Third Person happened at 2013 Film Festival.
She is the co-owner of Orchard Farm Productions. She starred in
Jupiter Ascending alongside
Channing Tatum, which received a cold response. Her successful career thus far made her a regular face in media and prints. She worked in Funny or Die video, which became highly popular with more than one million views. She got entitled to the titles such as Knockout of the Year, Hottest Women of All Time, and Sexiest Women in the World by different magazines. She ranked 89 on the Forbes list of 100 powerful celebrities. Top brands such as Christian Dior and Gemfields, signed her as their brand face and ambassador.