Born and raised in Romania, Irena became a model at the age of 16, after winning a European modeling contest. She appeared in numerous Romanian publications and TV commercials, and also hosted a television show at the national TVR1 station.
She now resides in Los Angeles, where she moved to further pursue a film acting career. In a relatively short period of time, she has risen to the challenge of a variety of roles, from guest appearances on television shows to lead roles in feature films.
In 2006 Irena received “Best Actress” award at Malaga International Festival of Fantastic Cinema, for her performance in Metamorphosis, a thriller directed by Jeno Hodi .
Miss Romania (winner)
Miss Black Sea (winner)
Elite Look of the Year (finalist)
Miss Europe (semi-finalist)
Flash Top Model (winner)
New Model Today (finalist)
Miss Women's World (winner)