Julia Parshuta (sometimes romanized as Parshoota) (Юлия Паршута, born April 23, 1988 in Sochi, Russia) is a Russian actress, model, and pop singer formerly of the pop group Инь-Ян (Yin-Yang). In 2007, she made her musical debut on the Russian talent show Star Factory, making it onto the 100 with her track Тая. In 2011, she moved to New York City for modelling and her studies. Upon her return to Russia, she signed a deal with Sony Music Entertainment in 2013. Read more on User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply.