Carmen Electra’s original name is Tara Leigh Patrick, born 20 April 1972, is an American actress, model, singer and television personality. Electra was dubbed a “sex symbol” and “pop culture icon” for her role as Lani McKenzie in Baywatch (1998–1999) and her participation in parody films of the 2000s. He also participated in the films Get Over It (2001), Starsky & Hutch (2004), Cheap by the Dozen 2 (2005), and Hot Tamale (2006), as well as hosting the MTV show Singled Out (1997–1999). Of. and performed as a guest dancer with The Pussycat Dolls on VH1 Day 2004.
Electra began glamor modeling in 1996, with several appearances in Playboy magazine, before moving to Los Angeles and playing Lani Mackenzie in the action drama series Baywatch (1997–1998).
Electra made her cinematic debut in 1997 in the comedic horror flick American Vampire. He voiced Six in the animated series Tripping the Rift from 2004 to 2005.
Electra began her professional career in 1990 as a dancer at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio, where she performed in a production of “It’s Magic”, one of the park’s most popular shows.
She relocated to Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1991, when she met Prince, a singer and songwriter.
Elektra soon secured a recording contract with Prince’s Paisley Park Records and debuted as a vocalist in 1993 with her self-titled debut studio album, which would be her last release.
She originally appeared in a nude photo in Playboy magazine in May 1996, the first of many.
Electra relocated to Los Angeles, where she made her acting debut in American Vampire, an indie comedic horror film (1997). She made her debut in 1997 when she was hired as Lani McKenzie in the American drama series Baywatch. Electra starred in Playboy four times: in June 1997, December 2000, April 2003, and in January 2009 in the anniversary edition. He was put on the cover in the last three editions.
Electra played Drew Decker in the 2000 horror-comedy parody film Scary Movie, a character modeled after Casey Baker from Scream. (1996). The picture was a box office hit, and spawned the Scary Movie Series, which has a cult following. She played Holly in the franchise’s fourth installment, Horror Movie 4 (2006), which set a box office record for the biggest Easter weekend opening. In the 2003 television film Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding, Electra reprized her role as Lani Mackenzie.
She appeared on the occasion with The Pussycat Dolls, most notably on VH1 Day 2004 as a special guest of the group when she shared the stage with singers such as Patti LaBelle and Debbie Harry. Carmen Electra was his stage name during his time at Paisley Park Records.
With the publication of her book How to Be Sexy in 2007, she became a published author. Electra continued to make cameos in parody films including the Epic Movie in 2007, Meet the Spartans in 2008 and Disaster Movie in 2009. She appeared in various Lonely Girl15 video spoofs that promoted Epic Movie. Except for Epic Movie, all these films were commercial hits.
On 6 July 2011, Electra served as a guest judge on season 8 of So You Think You Can Dance. She was joined by regular series judges Nigel Lithgow and Mary Murphy, as well as Travis Wall, a guest judge.
Electra joined Britain’s Got Talent in 2012 as a guest judge for the London audition. He stepped in for Amanda Holden, who was unable to attend due to problems after the birth of her child.
Carmen attended Ann Weigel Elementary School in her early years.
Carmen Gloria J. Simpson learned to dance at the Dance Artist School in Western Hills until the age of nine (due to her enrollment in the School for Creative and Performing Arts). He also attended the Cincinnati Public School District.
He graduated from Princeton High School in Sharonville in 1990.
She also attended the Barbizon Modeling and Acting School, a modeling school in Cincinnati.
Family and marital status:-
Harry Patrick (father) is a musician and entertainer and he has singer wife Patricia (d. 1998).
She has a brother: Rod Mark and a sister: Debbie Patrick
Electra’s mother died of brain cancer in August 1998, and her older sister, Debbie, died of a heart attack two weeks later. Electra was dating NBA player Dennis Rodman at the time. In November 1998, she engaged Rodman at the Little Chapel of Flowers in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Rodman filed for annulment nine days later, alleging that he was of “perverted mind” when the couple married.
Elektra married Dave Navarro, lead guitarist of the rock band Jen’s Addiction, on November 22, 2003. ‘Til Death Do Us Part: Carmen and Dave’ was an MTV reality television show, which chronicled the couple’s romance and marriage. Electra and Navarro announced their separation on 17 July 2006, and on 10 August 2006 they filed for divorce, which was completed on 20 February 2007.
|profession||Model, Actress, Singer and Dancer|
|Date of birth||April 20, 1972|
|birth place||Sharonville, Ohio, United States|
|height||5 feet 3 inches|
|family||father: Harry Patrick
Mother: Patricia Patrick
Brothers): rod mark
Sister’s): Debbie Patrick
|wife husband||ex husband: Dave Navarro (m. 2003-2007), Dennis Rodman (m. 1998-1999)|
|education||School for the Creative and Performing Arts
Barbizon Modeling and Acting School
Walnut Hills High School
Princeton High School
|net worth||USD 15 million (approx)|
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