Sonya is the best friend of Marina, and part of the Russian women's power-walking group. She is affiliated with the Russian mafia. She was portrayed by Marina Kotovnikov.
Sonya is shown to be very catty and mean towards Red, describing her as "the one without culture."
Sonya has blonde, curly, shoulder-length air which she sometimes has down or in a bun. She has large eyes and is physcally in-shape.
Before Red's incarceration
Sonya mentions she has abrother who is described by her to be "retarded". Sonya was apart of the Russian women's power-walking group with Marina, who is her best friend. She is shown to be uncomfortable when Red attempts to become a part of the group, and acts cooly towards her, and does not react much to what she says.
When the group ditches Red, she sees Red angrily walking towards her, and insults her. Sonya is shocked when Red ruptures Marina's breast. ("Tit Punch")
- "My brother was retarded."
- — Marina after Red's tasteless joke.
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