Hollywood rolls out the red carpet as 10 Russian beauties step into the spotlight when the 8th Annual Miss Russian LA 2019 competition returns to Hollywood on Sunday, March 24 at the Taglyan Cultural Complex, located at 1201 Vine Street in Hollywood.

This elegant evening event will highlight the strength, intelligence, beauty, and talent of these finalists representing their Russian roots as they compete to win the coveted Miss Russian LA 2019 title.


“I founded this event to showcase new talent in our community as it is not only a beauty pageant but also an exciting talent event,” says Lika Osipova, Producer/Director of Miss Russian LA 2019. “Even with all the turbulence surrounding Russia, we are grateful for all the incredible amount of support and enthusiasm for this pageant in the Los Angeles community.  My goal is to provide a challenging competition as well as an entertainment-filled evening.”

As the champagne flows, the caviar dreams begin for these 10 contestants.  This star-studded event will offer special performances by Lev Axelrod (actor/singer, who was a 13-year-old finalist on Russia’s version of The Voice), along with a show-stopping opener by Robert James Dobbs, (the singer/songwriter from the pop/rock band The Mid-Summer Classic who has embarked on a solo career), with many more to be announced.

Celebrity judges will include:  Christine Peters (producer of hit romantic comedy How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days); Sheila Conlin (known as the “TV casting Queen” and producer of reality shows Hells KitchenRevenge Body with Khloe Kardashian, Hotel Hell with Gordon Ramsey and the Best of Comedy Live); Ben Stein (political and economic commentator), Walter Afanasieff (multi-Grammy award-winning record producer, songwriter and composer); Evgeny Afneevsky (Oscar and Emmy-nominated director/producer of the documentary Winter on Fire and Cries from Syria, which earned him a Critic’s Choice Documentary Award); Shipra Khanna (Season 2 winner of television series MasterChef India); Ryan Long (Founder of City Summit and Gala), and Polina Egorov (Miss Russian United States 2018).

Special invited guests include Gleb Savchenko (professional dancer/choreographer currently on Dancing with the Stars), Anna Petrova (2017 Ms. Russian LA), and the 2018 Ms. Russian LA court.  More exciting guests will be announced.

For complete event information, visit www.eventcartel.com.