Who is Irina Baeva?
Irina Vitalevna Baeva was born in Tula, Russia, on October 25, 1992 – her zodiac sign is Scorpio and she has Russian nationality. she’s a model and an actress, perhaps best known for her portrayal of Jimena Ortiz in the action-adventure drama series “El Dragon: Return of a Warrior”, created by Arturo Perez-Reverte, starring Sebastian Rulli, Renata Notni and Manuel Balbi. It follows Miguel Garza who was sent to Japan from Mexico as a child, because his parents were murdered, while he has now returned home, becoming the leader of the family cartel; the series aired in 2019 and 2020.
Irina is also known as the fiancée of Gabriel Soto, a famous Mexican actor and model.
Early life and education
Irina was raised in Moscow, Russia by her parents, about whom nothing is known, because they prefer to stay away from the media; Irina did not say that she has siblings, but it is said that she has a sister.
She attended a local primary school in Moscow and became interested in modeling when she was about nine years old. Irina and her peers often bought girl magazines to look at the photos of famous models, and they all wanted to become a model or actress. Enrolling at a local high school, Irina joined the school’s drama club and appeared in several plays staged there. She liked to watch Mexican telenovelas at home and learned Spanish.
Bee graduation in 2010, she enrolled at Moscow State University to study journalism and public relations, but Irina dropped out after two years and moved to Mexico City to pursue her acting career; upon arrival, she enrolled at Televisa’s Centro de Educacion Artistica, where she studied acting.
Career as an actress
Irina made her debut in the TV series in 2015, when she was cast to play Katia in 13 episodes of the romantic drama “Italian Bride”; it starred Livia Brito, Rose Ron and Isela Vega, and follows an Italian girl and her younger sister who have moved to Mexico, while the older sister is married to a man who can take care of all their needs. The series won two awards.
Irina gained recognition with her next role, when she played the main character Daniela in the popular drama “Passion and Power”; it also starred Jorge Salinas and Fernando Colunga, and follows two rival businessmen who have fallen for the same woman. In 2016 and 2017 she appeared in 139 episodes of the romantic drama “Along Came Love”, in which she co-starred with Gabriel Soto, and that’s how the two met. In 2017, she made a guest appearance in an episode of the comedy “Renta Congelada”, as well as in the episode “El Club de Los 33” of the comedy “40 y 20”.
In 2017 and 2018, we saw her star as Natalia in the drama “Me Declaro Culpable”, which also starred Daniela Castro and Mayrin Villanueva, and follows Alba who is accused of euthanizing her husband, as she now seeks help from the lawyer Franco. .
Irina’s only other role, except in “El Dragon: Return of a Warrior”, was in the drama “Soltero con Hijas”, starring Gabriel Soto, Vanessa Guzman and Pablo Montero, and follows the womanizer Carlos who orphaned for his three nieces, while now he has fallen in love with his neighbor Victoria who helps him. The series aired in 2019 and 2020 and was nominated for three awards.
Irina is currently shooting for the upcoming comedy film “Valentino”, which will mark her debut on the big screen.
Irina was featured in a number of TV specials, including “Balón de Oro de la Liga MX 2017” and “Premios TVyNovelas 2019”.
She has made a guest appearance on a number of talk shows, such as “MQB: Mira Quien Baila”, “La Jugada” and “La Jugada del Mundial”.
Irina is also an Instagram star as she is followed by more than 3.3 million people on the network today, while she has uploaded almost 2500 photos, most of which were taken during her daily life, as well as during her modeling photo shoots.
She launched her Twitter account in June 2010 and has since tweeted more than 12,000 times, while today she is followed by nearly 160,000 people; Irina mainly uses Twitter to share the details of her daily life with her fans.
She is also a Facebook star, as her account is followed by over 300,000 people today.
Irina does not have a TikTok account of her own, but many videos with her have been uploaded to the network and have been viewed more than 68 million times.
Love life and relationship with Gabriel Soto
In 2017, Gabriel and his now ex-wife Geraldine Bazan revealed that their marriage was over; the two had been together for 10 years and share two daughters.
Not long after this announcement, Gabriel started dating Irina, and rumors have been circulating on the internet ever since, claiming that Gabriel cheated Geraldine with Irina when they were still married. Irina has stated in several interviews that she only started dating Gabriel when he was separated from his wife, and that she had nothing to do with their divorce. Most recently, in January 2021, Gabriel and Irina announced that they were engaged.
Before meeting Gabriel, Irina was in a relationship with Venezuelan actor Emmanuel Palomares from 2014 to 2017, and in 2017 she was also in a relationship with Mexican producer and director Jose Alberto Castro for a few months.
As of October 2021, Irina is engaged to Gabriel Soto, is not married and has no children.
Hobbies and other interests
She is very physically active and her Instagram account is full of photos of her working out at the gym; Irina trains four to five times a week, and also follows a strict diet, so her slim figure.
She is passionate about travel and has been to several Mexican cities as well as a number of US states and several European countries; her dream travel destination is Miami in Florida.
Summer is Irina’s favorite season, because she likes to show off her body on the beach, swim in the ocean and play beach volleyball.
She is a fashionista and a shopaholic as she goes shopping for clothes several times a week, mostly clothes to wear while exercising.
She likes watching Hollywood movies late at night, and her favorite actor and actress are Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, while some of her favorite movies are “Titanic”, “Catch Me If You Can” and “The Eternal Sunshine of the be spotless”. mind”.
Age, height and power
Irina’s age is 28. She has long blond hair and blue eyes, her height is 1.66 m and she weighs about 55 kg.
As of October 2021, her assets is estimated at over $1 million while her fiancé Gabriel’s net worth is estimated at over $15 million.