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Carmen Electra

Tara Leigh Patrick (born April 20, 1972), professionally known as Carmen Electra is an American glamour model, actress, television personality, singer, dancer and sex symbol. She gained fame for her appearances in Playboy magazine, on the MTV game show Singled Out, on the TV series Baywatch, and dancing with the Pussycat Dolls, and has since had roles in the parody films Scary Movie, Date Movie, Epic Movie, Meet the Spartans, and Disaster Movie. Electra was born in Sharonville, Ohio, the daughter of Patricia, a singer, and Harry, a guitarist and entertainer. She attended Ann Weigel Elementary School and then studied dance at Dance Artists dance studio under Gloria J. Simpson, in Western Hills, a neighborhood of Cincinnati. Her mother died of a brain tumor in 1998. Her older sister Debbie died from a heart attack, also in 1998. Carmen graduated from Princeton High School in Sharonville. Carmen Electra also attended the School for Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA) in the Cincinnati Public School District. She has Irish, German, and Cherokee ancestry. Electra started her professional career in 1990 as a dancer at Kings Island amusement park in Mason, Ohio in the show "It’s Magic", one of the more popular shows in the park's history. In 1991, she moved to California and met Prince. Soon after meeting Prince, Electra signed a recording contract with Prince's Paisley Park Records and began a short-lived singing career.During her time at Paisley Park Records, she officially became known as Carmen Electra. Electra on June 3, 2008. In 1995, Electra started appearing in television programs. In May 1996 she was featured in a nude pictorial in Playboy magazine, the first of several. This exposure led to higher profile television appearances, including Baywatch (cast member from 1997–1998, as Leilani "Lani" McKenzie) and MTV's Singled Out. She returned to Baywatch for the 2003 reunion movie, Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding. Electra was featured in Playboy four more times, with her second appearance in June 1997, third in December 2000, fourth in April 2003 and her fifth in the January 2009 anniversary issue. She was on the cover three times, in December 2000, April 2003 and on the 55th anniversary Issue in January 2009. Electra has appeared in films such as American Vampire (1997), Good Burger (1997), The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human (1999), the horror spoof Scary Movie (2000) and also appeared in Meet the Spartans (2008), Scary Movie 4 (2006), Epic Movie (2007), Date Movie (2006), Disaster Movie (2008), the remake of the 1970s TV show Starsky & Hutch (2004) and Cheaper by the Dozen 2. She won an MTV Movie Award (best kiss) for Starsky & Hutch. She also appeared in an episode of House in which she portrayed herself as an injured golfer and an injured farmer, playing out House's fantasy. In 1999, she appeared in the Bloodhound Gang's music video of "The Inevitable Return of the Great White Dope." In 2005, she joined the voice cast of the animated series Tripping the Rift, replacing Gina Gershon as the voice of the sexy android "Six". Also in 2005, she began the Naked Women's Wrestling League, acting as the commissioner for the professional wrestling promotion. In late 2006, Carmen began to be featured in commercials by Taco Bell.


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Born:
Apr 20, 1972 In Sharonville, Ohio, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
98
First Appeared:
In the movie Tungsten Grey is the Warmest Colour
Latest Project:
Series The Jamie Kennedy Experiment 2017
Known For
Poster of Epic Movie
Poster of Scary Movie 4
Poster of Starsky & Hutch
Poster of The Simpsons
Filmography

Tungsten Grey is the Warmest Colour (2018)

Movie
as Shania

The Jamie Kennedy Experiment (2018)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock (2018)

Series
as Unknown

Carmen and Dave: An MTV Love Story (2018)

Reality
Series
as Unknown

Singled Out (2018)

Reality
Series
as Unknown

Dance Fever (2018)

Series
as Herself

Chocolate City (2015)

Drama
Movie
as DJ
4 5 votes

Lap Dance (2014)

Drama
Movie
as Lexus
4.1 23 votes

The Birthday Boys (2013)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.5 4 votes

Sunset Strip (2012)

Documentary
Movie
as Herself
6.5 4 votes

2-Headed Shark Attack (2012)

Horror Action Thriller Science Fiction
Movie
as Anne Babish
3.7 42 votes

Mardi Gras: Spring Break (2011)

Comedy
Movie
as Herself
4.4 31 votes

Barry Munday (2010)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Iconic Beauty
6.4 21 votes

Back Nine (2010)

Comedy TV Movie
Movie
as Judy

Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay! (2009)

Comedy
Movie
as Sybil Williams
5.7 5 votes

90210 (2009)

Drama
Series
as Vesta
4.6 35 votes

Meet the Spartans (2008)

Comedy
Movie
as K├Ânigin Margo
3.8 317 votes

Disaster Movie (2008)

Action Comedy
Movie
as Beautiful Assassin
3.1 200 votes

Bedtime Stories (2008)

Fantasy Comedy Family Romance
Movie
as Hot Girl
5.9 830 votes

Hot Tamale (2007)

Action Comedy Crime Thriller
Movie
as Riley
6.8 8 votes

Epic Movie (2007)

Action Adventure Comedy
Movie
as Mystique
3.2 278 votes

I Want Candy (2007)

Drama Comedy
Movie
as Candy
5.1 32 votes

Christmas in Wonderland (2007)

Comedy
Movie
as Ginger Peachum
4 12 votes

Carmen Electra's Aerobic Striptease, Vol 7 - Vegas Strip (2007)

Movie
as Carmen Electra
6.3 2 votes

Carmen Electra's Aerobic Striptease, Vol 6 - In the Bedroom (2007)

Movie
as Carmen Electra
10 1 votes

Date Movie (2006)

Comedy
Movie
as Anne
3.6 185 votes

American Dreamz (2006)

Comedy Drama Family
Movie
as Herself
4.8 87 votes

Pledge This! (2006)

Comedy
Movie
as Herself
2.8 30 votes

The Charlotte Church Show (2006)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Scary Movie 4 (2006)

Comedy
Movie
as Holly
5.3 646 votes

American Dad! (2005)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.4 315 votes

Lil' Pimp (2005)

Animation Comedy
Movie
as Honeysack (voice)
8.5 2 votes

Fat Actress (2005)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List (2005)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
4.5 2 votes

Stacked (2005)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
8.0 3 votes

Getting Played (2005)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as lauren
6.4 7 votes

Cheaper by the Dozen 2 (2005)

Comedy
Movie
as Sarina Murtaugh
5.8 495 votes

Dirty Love (2005)

Comedy
Movie
as Michelle Lopez
4.8 22 votes

Starsky & Hutch (2004)

Comedy Crime
Movie
as Staci
5.6 591 votes

Tripping the Rift (2004)

Animation Comedy Sci-Fi & Fantasy
Series
as Six of Nine
7.8 7 votes

'Til Death Do Us Part: Carmen and Dave (2004)

Reality
Series

Monster Island (2004)

Horror Comedy Adventure
Movie
as Herself
3.6 5 votes

Best Week Ever (2004)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

On Air with Ryan Seacrest (2004)

Series
as Unknown

Manhunt: The Search for America's Most Gorgeous Male Model (2004)

Series

30 Days Until I'm Famous (2004)

Comedy Drama Romance
Movie
as Pauline
5.8 2 votes

The Tony Danza Show (2004)

Talk
Series
as Unknown

House (2004)

Drama Comedy Mystery
Series
as Herself
8.0 548 votes

Joey (2004)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.8 65 votes

Summerland (2004)

Drama
Series
as Unknown
6.2 3 votes

Celebrities Uncensored (2003)

News Documentary
Series
as Unknown
3.5 2 votes

The New Tom Green Show (2003)

Talk
Series
as Unknown

Punk'd (2003)

Comedy Reality
Series
as Herself
3.9 17 votes

Baywatch: The Reunion (2003)

Action Drama Adventure
Movie
as Lani McKenzie
5.5 11 votes

E!'s 101 (2003)

Series
as Unknown

Jimmy Kimmel Live! (2003)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.6 18 votes

Sol Goode (2003)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Treasure
4.6 5 votes

Carmen Electra's Aerobic Striptease, Vol 2 - Fit to Strip (2003)

Movie
as Carmen Electra

Hope & Faith (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Carmen
4.8 13 votes

Aerobic Striptease (2003)

Documentary
Series

Rent Control (2003)

Romance Comedy
Movie
as Audrey
4.5 2 votes

Reno 911! (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.9 34 votes

Eve (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
10. 1 votes

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.4 22 votes

My Boss's Daughter (2003)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Tina
4.3 159 votes

Carmen Electra's Aerobic Striptease, Vol 1 - Aerobic Striptease (2003)

Movie
as Carmen Electra

Monk (2002)

Drama Mystery Crime Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.6 136 votes

The Osbournes (2002)

Comedy Reality
Series
as Unknown
7.4 5 votes

Playboy's Celebrities (2001)

Documentary
Movie
as Herself

Get Over It (2001)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Mistress Moira
5.6 72 votes

Perfume (2001)

Comedy Drama
Movie
as Simone
2.5 2 votes

Off Centre (2001)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 3 votes

Scary Movie (2000)

Comedy
Movie
as Drew Decker
5.9 1162 votes

BattleBots (2000)

Reality
Series
5 4 votes

The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (1999)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
3.9 4 votes

The Mating Habits of the Earthbound Human (1999)

Comedy Romance Science Fiction
Movie
as The Female
6.2 16 votes

Christmas Vacation 2000 (1999)

Comedy Romance
Movie
as Esmeralda
5.2 47 votes

Two Guys and a Girl (1998)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.2 21 votes

Starstruck (1998)

Movie
as Iona Shirley

Hyperion Bay (1998)

Drama
Series
as Sarah Hicks

The Chosen One: Legend of the Raven (1998)

Action Thriller
Movie
as McKenna Ray / The Raven
4 1 votes

TRL (1998)

Music
Series
as Unknown
7.5 3 votes

An American Vampire Story (1997)

Comedy Horror
Movie
as Sulka
1.5 2 votes

King of the Hill (1997)

Animation Drama Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 119 votes

Good Burger (1997)

Comedy Family
Movie
as Roxanne
5.3 90 votes

Just Shoot Me! (1997)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
6.4 39 votes

The View (1997)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
2.7 16 votes

EP Daily (1997)

Series
as Unknown

E! True Hollywood Story (1996)

Documentary
Series
as Unknown
6.3 3 votes

Malcolm & Eddie (1996)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown

Soccer AM (1995)

Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.0 3 votes

MADtv (1995)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.6 20 votes

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993)

Talk
Series
as Unknown
7.1 35 votes

The Ryde Dyvine (1992)

Music
Movie

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992)

Talk Comedy
Series
as Unknown
5.0 25 votes

Baywatch (1989)

Action & Adventure Drama
Series
as Lani McKenzie
4.9 82 votes

The Simpsons (1989)

Animation Comedy
Series
as Unknown
7.0 1015 votes

Live with Regis and Kathie Lee (1983)

Series
as Unknown
4.9 4 votes