Inat the age of seven, she moved from Ukraine to Los Angeles with her family. After being enrolled in acting classes as an after-school activity, she was soon discovered by an agent. She appeared in several television series and commercials, before acquiring her first significant role prior to her 15th birthday, playing Jackie Burkhart on the television series That '70s Show. Sinceshe has voiced Meg Griffin on the animated series Family Guy.
Her breakout film role came in  playing Rachel in the romantic comedy-drama Forgetting Sarah Marshall. Her other films include the neo-noir action film Max Paynethe post-apocalyptic action film The Book of Elithe romantic comedy Friends with Benefitsthe comedy Tedthe fantasy Oz the Great and Powerful as the Wicked Witch of the Westand the psychological thriller-horror Black Swanin which her performance gained her worldwide accolades, including the Premio Marcello Mastroianni for Best Young Actor or Actress, and nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress and Mila kunis and justin timberlake dating 2014 Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role.
Milena Markovna Kunis was born on August 14, in ChernivtsiUkraine in the Soviet Union. My parents had given up good jobs and degrees, which were not datign. We timberlaake in New York on a Wednesday and by Friday morning my brother and I were at school in LA. Kunis comes from a Jewish family and has cited antisemitism in the former Soviet Union as one of several reasons for her family's move to the United States. I have no recollection of it. I always talk to my mom and my grandma about it.
It was because I cried every day. I didn't understand the culture. I didn't understand the jjustin. I didn't understand the language. My first sentence of my essay to get into college was like, 'Imagine being blind and deaf at age seven. In Los Angeles, she attended Hubert Howe Bancroft Middle School. At age nine, Kunis was enrolled by her father in acting classes after school at the Beverly Hills Studios, where she met Susan Curtis, who would become her manager.
At the age of 10, Kunis auditioned for mila kunis and justin timberlake dating 2014 failed to get the role of a Russian Jewish girl who moves to America in the film Make a Wish, Molly. All who auditioned were required to be at least 18 years old; Kunis, who was 14 at the time, told the casting directors she would be 18 but did not say when. Though they eventually figured it out, the producers still thought Kunis was the best fit for the role.
InKunis replaced Lacey Chabert in the role of Meg Griffin on the animated sitcom Family Guy created by Seth MacFarlane for Fox. Kunis won the role after auditions and a slight rewrite of the character, in part due to her performance on That '70s Show. He then told her to dwting back another time and enunciate more. Once she claimed that mlla had it under control, MacFarlane hired her. She was 15 when she started, so dahing were listening to a year-old. Oftentimes with animation they'll have adult actors doing the voices of teenagers and they always sound like Saturday morning voices.
They sound oftentimes very forced. She had a very natural quality to Meg that really made what we did with that mila kunis and justin timberlake dating 2014 kind of really work. Kunis described her character as "the scapegoat. Inshe appeared in Timberlale Over It opposite Kirsten Dunst. She followed that up inby starring in the straight-to-DVD horror film Best dating agencies nyc Psycho 2 alongside William Shatnera sequel to the film American Psycho.
American Psycho 2 was panned by critics,  and later, Kunis herself expressed embarrassment over the film. Although the film was shot init did not have a theatrical release until InKunis co-starred with Jon Heder in Moving McAllisterwhich was not released theatrically until Kunis starred as Rachel Jansen in the comedy film, Forgetting Sarah Marshallco-produced by Judd Apatow.
The role, which she won after unsuccessfully auditioning for Knocked Up entailed improvisation on her part. Also inKunis portrayed Mona Sax, an assassin, alongside Mark Wahlberg in the action film Max Paynebased on the video game of the same name. Kunis underwent training in guns, boxing, and martial arts for her role.
She wasn't an obvious choice, but she just wears Mona so well. We needed someone who would not be eating a fop or foil to Max; we needed somebody who had to be that character and convey her own agenda. I mila kunis and justin timberlake dating 2014 Mila just knocked it out of the park. In kuhis, she appeared in the comedy film Extract with Ben Affleck and Jason Bateman. Inshe starred alongside Denzel Washington in the action film The Book of Eli. Kunis was nominated mila kunis and justin timberlake dating 2014 multiple awards, including her timberlae Golden Globe, for the film Black Swan.
She played a rival ballet dancer timmberlake the main character, played by Natalie Portman. Director Darren Aronofsky cast Kunis in the film based on her performance in Forgetting Sarah Marshalland on the recommendation of co-star and close friend Natalie Portman. Kunis was cast alongside Justin Timberlake in the romantic comedy Friends with Benefits. Kunis is fast proving that she's a gift that keeps giving to mainstream romantic comedy" and "her energy is so invigorating and expansive and her presence so vibrant that she fills the screen".
InTiger tiger slow dating co-starred with Mark Wahlberg in Mila kunis and justin timberlake dating 2014her most commercially successful film to date. The film was directed and co-written by Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane. Kunis played the girlfriend of Wahlberg's character. When MacFarlane first conceived the project, he considered Kunis too young for the role. However, the film remained in development for several years and when it was finally ready to begin production, he ended up casting her.
InKunis played Theodorathe youngest of three witches, opposite James Francoin the Walt Disney Pictures ' prequel, Oz the Great and Powerful. Also in Kunis co-starred in the crime thriller Ties with Clive OwenBilly Crudupand Marion Cotillard. Kunis is set to be an executive producer for a feminist-themed TV series for the CW network.