Apr. 20th, 1972
Sharonville, Ohio, USA
Carmen Electra's Main TV Roles
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Carmen Electra grew up near Cincinnati, Ohio, in the town of White Oak and got her first boost when a scout for Prince (I) spotted her fronting for a rap group in Los Angeles. She released a self-titled album for Prince's Paisley Park label in 1992. She then toured Europe as Prince's opening act on his 1992 Diamonds and Pearls Tour.
Carmen later returned to work for Prince at his Los Angeles nightclub, Glam Slam. She performed there every weekend with the Erotic City dancers, led by choreographer and director, Jamie King.
In March 1997, she appeared in cartoon form as the model for a character who's a singer and a vampire ("but a good vampire", says her publicist) in a comic book series called Embrace.
Carmen later went to co-star on Baywatch as lifeguard, Lani McKenzie and as host of MTV's Singled Out.
- One of her favorite films is _Showgirls (1995)_ (qv).
- Appeared in underwear along with 'Yasmine Bleeth' (qv), 'Alyssa Milano' (qv), 'Melissa Joan Hart' (qv), 'Garcelle Beauvais' (qv), 'Jamie Luner' (qv), 'Peta Wilson' (qv) and 'Jeri Ryan' (qv) on the cover of, and inside the October 1997 issue of "Details" magazine.
- Engaged to her rocker boyfriend, guitarist Rob Patterson [April 24, 2008].
- On the _"The New Tom Green Show" (2003)_ (qv) she announced that she was planning to make a strip aerobics video.
- Attended the School of Creative and Performing Arts in Cincinnati, Ohio.
- Appears in 'Moby (I)' (qv)'s music video "We Are All Made Of Stars"
- Named #9 in FHM magazine's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2006" supplement. (2006).
- Ranked #28 on the Maxim magazine Hot 100 of 2007 list.