The Coronation Street character Alina is played by Ruxandra Porojnicu.
How much do you know about the actress who first appeared on ITV soap in 2019?
Read on to find out more about her age, relationship status, and what else she’s been through.
What else was Ruxandra Porojnicu, who portrays Alina on Coronation Street, in?
Ruxandra is a Romanian actress who plays Corries Alina.
She also had a small role in the TV documentaries Aircrash Confidential and The Real Story Of …
Ruxandra moved to the UK in 2015 after studying acting in Romania and starring in films and stage productions.
How old is Ruxandra Porojnicu?
Ruxandra was born in 1993 and is 27 years old.
Her birthday is July 5th.
The star comes from Romania and was born in the state capital Bucharest.
Was Ruxandra Porojnicu ever in Benidorm?
No, Ruxandra Porojnicu was not in the popular sitcom Benidorm.
People seem to have confused her with actress Holly Earl, who played Elena on the ITV show’s sixth series.
Ruxandra previously spoke to curious fans on Twitter who asked if she was in the program.
To a person who shared a picture of Elena in Benidorm in 2020, she replied: “No, so many people have asked [if that’s me]I am glad you posted this picture. “
The fan replied: “Oh wow! You look something like that! “
Who is Alina on Coronation Street?
Ruxandra plays telesales agent Alina Pop, who was trafficked when she came to the UK from Eastern Europe.
She befriended Seb Franklin and later helped expose human trafficking.
Ruxandra has previously spoken about how important this conspiracy was to her.
She said on Instagram at the time: “As an immigrant who moved abroad with only £ 300 in his pocket, I could have been in this situation.
“It is a great responsibility to be the voice of someone who has this experience, and I really hope that this story will make a difference and raise awareness in our society.”
She said it was a “privilege” to be part of “such an iconic production,” adding, “I am learning so much to work here and I am very grateful.”
Ruxandra Porojnicu single?
It is not known whether Ruxandra Porojnicu is married or not; She is believed to be single.
In 2019 pictures showed her enjoying a drink with Seb actor Harry Visinoni. No one confirmed, however, that it was anything other than them hanging out as friends and co-stars.
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