|Born||Varvara Alexandrovna Phaly
(1985-04-29) 29 April 1985 
Nizhny Tagil, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Life and career
Paly was born in Nizhny Tagil, Russian SFSR, USSR. She moved to Israel when she was seven, and was raised in Tel Aviv. Paly began a career in modeling at the age of 17. In 2003, she began her career as an actress appearing in a variety of roles for television and appeared in the Israeli mockumentary Zehirut Matzlema. Paly has appeared in TV’s How I Met Your Mother, The Starter Wife, and the 2008 horror film The Ruins.
In 2013, Paly held roles in both Roman Coppola’s A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III starring Charlie Sheen, Jason Schwartzman and Bill Murray, and Michael Bay’s Pain & Gain, alongside Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne Johnson. Since 2015, Paly has had a recurring role as Anastasia “Anna” Kolcheck on the American crime drama NCIS: Los Angeles.
On August 14, 2016, Paly became a U.S. citizen.
|2013||A Glimpse Inside the Mind of Charles Swan III||Maria-Carla|
|Pain & Gain||Sorina Luminita|
|Million Dollar Arm||Lisette|
|2016||Headlock||Lauren De Isigney|
|2007||CSI: NY||Mia Opal||Episode: “Heart of Glass”|
|2008||The Starter Wife||Lola||Recurring role, 5 episodes|
|Unhitched||Chloe||Episode: “Yorkshire Terrier Sucked Into the Internet”|
|2010||How I Met Your Mother||Natalia||Episode: “Rabbit or Duck“|
|2012||Underemployed||Tatiana||Recurring role, 2 episodes|
|Game Shop||Faux-Nerd||Episode: “Faux Nerd Girl”|
|2015||Parental Indiscretion||Taylor||Episode: “Bad Blood Test”|
|2015–Present||NCIS: Los Angeles||Anastasia “Anna” Kolcheck||Recurring role, 7 episodes|
|2016||Jean-Claude Van Johnson||Krisztina||Pilot|
|Training Day||Natalia Vostok||Episode #1.1|