Born in Kyrgystan, Russia
Mother agency JE Model Management in San Francisco
Enjoys playing the guitar and watching The Simpsons in his spare time.
Is a surprisingly good rapper.
Was quoted as saying, "I'm Russian so I only drink Vodka.”
Was one of the stars of the racy 2009 Calvin Klein Jeans TV ad filmed by Steven Meisel that was banned in the United States.
His brother Andrey also models with Wilhelmina NY.