Volodymyr Zelensky, has won the Presidential election with a landslide victory. The comedian who has series of TV experience has emergded the new president after defeating the incumbent president.
Reports says that the Ukrainian comedian won the Presidential election, polled 70% support.
In the first round, on March 31, Zelenskiy got about 30%, almost twice as many votes as the incumbent, Petro Poroshenko, whom he faced again on Sunday.
Zelenskiy got more than 70% on Sunday to defeat incumbent president Petro Poroshenko.
However, Zelenskiy has been sworn in as president of the former Soviet republic ceremony once before on film.
As the leading actor in the popular TV comedy series Servant of the People, Zelenskiy played a history teacher who becomes president through a series of unusual events.
At age 41, Zelenskiy is set to become the youngest president ever to lead Ukraine.