Member of the St. Petersburg Union of Journalists, Irina was born and raised in St. Petersburg (formerly Leningrad ). In the same place, she entered the University of Culture and Arts with a degree in Art History. Irina did not have much work to do, her main activity was working on television.
Irina first appeared on the screen 1998, when she began to conduct morning programs at the Broadcasting Company "Petersburg". She also worked on radio stations - Monte Carlo, Radio 101, Sputnik, and the Northern Capital. Since 1999, she started collaborating with the Fifth Channel as the leading program "Teleservice of Security ". Later, since 2004, I became a leading news program "Now". Since 2015 Irina Petrova is the presenter of the program "Open Studio" on Channel Five. She works with such TV personalities and journalists as Valery Zhgilev, Anastasia Dyakova, Elena Popova, Roman Kiryukhin, Inna Karpushina and etc. 
Information about her personal Irina prefers not to advertise her life, so little is known about her. If you believe the Internet sources, the presenter likes to watch good films and read books, and also cook unusual dishes. She is in the club Self made woman and brings up her daughter. Irina is considered one of the "sexiest" leading Russia.