Who is... Volodymyr Zelensky?

Born in 1978 in Kryvyi Rih, central Ukraine, the president obtained a law degree before pursuing a career in acting and comedy.

Watch our video below to find out more about Volodymyr Zelensky, 6th president of Ukraine, currently leading his country in their defence against a Russian invasion.

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky addresses MPs in the House of Commons via videolink on the latest situation in Ukraine. Picture date: Tuesday March 8, 2022. PA Wire