Pamela Denise Anderson (born July 1, 1967) is a Canadian-American actress and model. Anderson is best known for her appearances in Playboy magazine and for her work on the television series Home Improvement, Baywatch and V.I.P..
Anderson in January, 2017
Pamela Denise Anderson
July 1, 1967
Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada
She initially rose to fame after being selected as the February 1990 Playmate of the Month for Playboy magazine. Anderson went on to frequent appearances on the magazine's cover, holding the record of most Playboy covers by any person.
She became known to a wider audience in 1991, appearing as a recurring character, Lisa, on the award-winning ABC sitcom Home Improvement for its first two seasons. She received international recognition for her starring role as C.J. Parker in the action-drama television show Baywatch, further cementing her status as a sex symbol.
Anderson is a prominent activist for the animal rights movement and has conducted campaigns condemning the commercial fur industry and promoting veganism through the animal rights organization People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).
Anderson was born in Ladysmith, British Columbia, the daughter of Barry, a furnace repairman, and Carol Anderson, a waitress. Her great-grandfather, Juho Hyytiäinen, was Finnish, a native of Saarijärvi, and left the Grand Duchy of Finland (which was a part of the Russian Empire at the time) for Canada in 1908. He changed his name to Anderson when he arrived as an immigrant. Anderson also has Russian ancestry on her mother's side.
Anderson got some press coverage right after her birth as a "Centennial Baby", having been born on July 1, 1967, the 100th anniversary of Canada's official founding via the Constitution Act, 1867.
Anderson claims she suffered sexual abuse as a child, a fact she revealed publicly in 2014. She said she was molested by a female babysitter from ages 6 to 10, raped by a 25-year-old man when she was age 12, and gang-raped by her boyfriend and six of his friends when she was 14.
Anderson attended Highland Secondary School in Comox, British Columbia. During high school, she played on the volleyball team. She graduated in 1985. In 1988, Anderson moved to Vancouver and worked as a fitness instructor.
In 1989, Anderson attended a BC Lions Canadian Football League game at the BC Place Stadium in Vancouver, where she was featured on the Jumbotron while wearing a Labatt's Beer T-shirt. The brewing company hired Anderson briefly as a spokesmodel. Inspired by that event, her then-boyfriend Dan Ilicic produced a poster of her image, entitled the Blue Zone Girl.
|Playboy centerfold appearance|
|Preceded by||Peggy McIntaggart|
|Succeeded by||Deborah Driggs|
|Born||July 1, 1967|
Ladysmith, British Columbia
|Measurements||Bust: 36 in (91 cm)|
Waist: 24 in (61 cm)
Hips: 36 in (91 cm)
|Height||5 ft 7 in (170 cm)|
|Weight||105 lb (48 kg)|
Anderson appeared as the cover girl on Playboy magazine's October 1989 issue. She moved to Los Angeles to further pursue a modeling career. Playboy subsequently chose her as Playmate of the Month in their February 1990 issue, in which she appeared in the centerfold photo. Anderson then elected to have breast implant surgery, increasing her bust size to 34D. She increased her bust size again, to 34DD, several years later.
Anderson's Playboy career spans 22 years, and she has appeared on more Playboy covers than any other model. She has also made numerous appearances in the publication's newsstand specials. Anderson wrote the foreword in the Playboy coffee table book Playboy's Greatest Covers.
After Anderson moved to Los Angeles, she won a minor role as Lisa, the original "Tool Time girl", on the ABC comedy series Home Improvement. She left the show after two seasons and won the role of C. J. Parker on Baywatch, which she played for five seasons between 1992 and 1997 making her one of the longest-serving cast members. This has been one of her best-known roles to date and has gained her a lot of popularity from international viewers. She reprised her role in a reunion movie, Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding (2003), and also to star in commercials for DirecTV in 2007. Anderson was still modeling for Outdoor Life and appearing on the cover of the magazine each year. In 1993, Anderson appeared in a music video "Can't Have Your Cake" by Vince Neil to promote his first solo album Exposed.
In 1994, she was cast in her first starring film role, in Raw Justice, also known as Good Cop, Bad Cop, costarring with Stacy Keach, David Keith, and Robert Hays. Under the alternate title, the film won the Bronze Award at the Worldfest-Charleston in the category for dramatic theatrical films.
In 1996, she appeared in Barb Wire playing Barbara Rose Kopetski, which was later claimed by some sources to be Anderson's real name, although it is not. The movie, a thinly veiled futuristic remake of Casablanca, was not a commercial success. During filming, she had a real barb wire tattoo put on her left upper arm as an alternative to having it painted on by make-up artists every day, but had it removed in 2016.
In September 1998, Anderson starred as Vallery Irons in the Sony Pictures Television syndicated action series V.I.P. created by J. F. Lawton. Blending action and humor in a fast-paced adventure series, with Anderson often poking fun at her tabloid image, the show explored the exciting and sometimes treacherous lives of the rich and famous. The series lasted through a successful four-year run. In 1999, she appeared as a man-eating giantess in the music video for "Miserable" by California alternative rock band Lit. She appeared on The Nanny as Fran Fine's rival, Heather Biblow. Also in 1999, she had her breast implants surgically removed.
Sam Newman House, a pop architecture building constructed in 2003 in St Kilda, Victoria, Australia, features a large image of Anderson's face. Sam Newman commissioned local architect Cassandra Fahey to design the building, and used the image with Anderson's permission. Permits were issued retroactively when it became a major local landmark and won the award for Best New Residential Building in the RAIA Victorian Architecture Awards.
In early 2004, Anderson returned to the spotlight. In May, she appeared naked on the cover of Playboy magazine. Later, she posed naked for Stuff and GQ magazines. Anderson was also featured on the cover of the fashion magazines W, British Marie Claire, Flare and Elle Canada and in editorials for Russian Elle and V.
In 2004, she released the book Star, co-written by Eric Shaw Quinn, about a teenager trying to become famous. After this, she began touring the United States, signing autographs for fans at Wal-Mart stores nationwide. Her second book, the sequel Star Struck, released in 2005, is a thinly veiled look at her life with Tommy Lee and the trials of celebrity life. In April 2005, Anderson starred in a new Fox sitcom Stacked as Skyler Dayton, a party girl who goes to work at a bookstore. It was canceled on May 18, 2006, after two seasons, although some episodes were never aired. On August 14, 2005, Comedy Central created the Roast of Pamela Anderson to honor the sex symbol for the past decade.
Anderson was named most powerful Canadian in Hollywood in 2005.
In December 2005, NBC cut off a video of Anderson pole dancing on Elton John's "The Red Piano". NBC said that the footage was inappropriate for prime time. The video was shown on huge screens during the event, while John played "The Bitch is Back". In March 2006, it was announced that Anderson would receive a star on Canada's Walk of Fame thanks to her many years as a model and actress. She is only the second model to receive a star. In April 2006, Anderson hosted Canada's Juno Awards, becoming the first non-singer and model to do so.
Anderson appeared in the 2006 mockumentary, Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan, as the title character becomes obsessed with her, and plans to abduct and marry her. She appears as herself at a book signing at the end of the film, confronted by Borat in a staged botched abduction.
She performed on February 13–14, 2008 in a Valentine's Day striptease act at the Crazy Horse cabaret in Paris. Anderson then starred in Pam: Girl on the Loose, which debuted on August 3, 2008 on E! in the United States.
In December 2009, Anderson guest-starred as Genie of the Lamp in the pantomime Aladdin at the New Wimbledon Theatre in Wimbledon, south-west London, UK. Anderson took over the role from comedian Ruby Wax, with former EastEnders actress Anita Dobson and comedian Paul O'Grady also booked for the role. In 2010, she appeared in the short film The Commuter directed by the McHenry Brothers and shot entirely on the Nokia N8 smartphone as promotion for the phone in the UK. Anderson was featured in a beach-themed editorial, shot by Mario Testino for Brazilian Vogue's June 2013 "Body Issue".
In November 2010, Anderson appeared on season 4 of Bigg Boss, the Indian version of the Big Brother television franchise. She stayed as a guest in the house for three days for a reported sum of Rs. 2.5 crores (approx US$ 550,000). Furthering her involvement in the franchise, In September 2011, Anderson took part in the 12th season of Big Brother in the United Kingdom. On September 9, 2012, it was officially announced that she will enter the House in Bulgaria on September 16, taking part in the fourth season of VIP Brother, which is the celebrity spin-off of Big Brother in Bulgaria.
On Day 12 for the Promi Big Brother (season 1) in Germany, she entered the house, as a Special Guest Star on the final day. David Hasselhoff, a former Baywatch co-star, was a contestant in Day 1 to Day 5.
Dancing with the Stars in the worldEdit
Anderson was a contestant on the tenth season of Dancing with the Stars, partnered with professional dancer Damian Whitewood. The season premiered on March 22, 2010, and after seven weeks, Anderson was eliminated. She also took part in the 15th season all-star edition in 2012 with Tristan MacManus. Anderson and MacManus were eliminated in the first week of competition.
On December 6, 2010 she is invited to dance on the Israeli version.
On September 25, 2011 she was invited to dance on the Mexican show La Academia.
Dancing on IceEdit
One of Anderson's campaigns as a member of PETA has been against the use of fur. In 1999, Anderson received the first Linda McCartney Memorial Award for animal rights protectors, in recognition of her campaign. In 2003, Anderson stripped down for PETA's "I'd Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur" advertising campaign. On June 28, 2006, Anderson posed naked with other protesters on a window display of the Stella McCartney boutique in London, England. It was a PETA gala event before the PETA Humanitarian Awards. Anderson went inside the boutique and said she would take her clothes off if the event raised enough money for PETA, which it did. She campaigned against Kentucky Fried Chicken. In 2001, Anderson released a letter in support of PETA's campaign against Kentucky Fried Chicken, stating "What KFC does to 750 million chickens each year is not civilized or acceptable." She later made a video about KFC's treatment of chickens. In January 2006, Anderson requested that the Governor of Kentucky remove a bust of Colonel Sanders, the founder of KFC, from display but her request was refused even when she offered her own bust in exchange. In February 2006, Anderson decided to boycott the Kentucky Derby because of its support for Kentucky Fried Chicken.
She has also campaigned against seal hunting in Canada. In March 2006, Anderson asked to speak to Prime Minister Stephen Harper about the annual seal hunt but was refused. In May 2006, she petitioned individuals on the street for their opinion on the Canadian Seal Hunt. In December 2009, Anderson, photographed in a T-shirt with a drawn picture of a seal pup on it, was featured in a new ad campaign for PETA. She appears next to the headline "Save the Seals" in the ad and urges the public to help end "Canada's annual seal slaughter." She joined forces with the organization again in a campaign for the boycott of fruit-juice maker POM. The "Pom Horrible Campaign" has resulted in the company halting animal tests.
Anderson became the center of controversy when she posed in a bikini nearly nude for a PETA ad that was banned in Montreal, Quebec, on grounds that the ad was sexist. Anderson retorted saying, "In a city that is known for its exotic dancing and for being progressive and edgy, how sad that a woman would be banned from using her own body in a political protest over the suffering of cows and chickens. In some parts of the world, women are forced to cover their whole bodies with burqas – is that next? I didn't think that Canada would be so puritanical."
She became a company spokesperson for FrogAds, Inc. in March 2012. In February 2014, she stripped for a Valentine's Day-themed ad for PETA, urging dog lovers to cuddle up with their pets during winter.
Anderson has actively campaigned for environmental conservation group Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, has served on the Sea Shepherd Board of Directors and is a spokesperson for the group. She has traveled with the organisation in support of campaigns such as Operation Sleppid Grindini, which monitors the activities of fishermen in the Faroe Islands as part of the traditional pilot whale drive hunt, an even known as the Grindadrap. She is a close friend of Sea Shepherd founder Paul Watson.
In July 2015, Anderson wrote an open letter to Russian President Vladimir Putin asking to prevent the passage of the cargo vessel Winter Bay with over 1,700 tons of fin whale meat through the Northeast Passage to Japan.
On April 20, 2009, Anderson first wrote to Vladimir Putin to thank him for banning the slaughter of baby harp seals. On July 8, 2015, Anderson wrote to Putin to save whales. On September 3, 2015, Pamela Anderson traveled to Russia to share her thoughts on the problem of endangered species at the Eastern Economic Forum in the Russian city of Vladivostok. On December 15, 2015, Anderson, representing the IFAW organization, met with top Kremlin officials regarding animals rights in Russia. On December 15, 2016, Anderson and IFAW officials, including Elena Zharkova from IFAW Russia, met with Kremlin officials to discuss animal welfare and conservation.
AIDS, cannabis, and other activismEdit
In March 2005, Anderson became a spokesperson for MAC Cosmetics's MAC AIDS Fund, which helped people affected by AIDS and HIV. After becoming the official spokesmodel, Anderson raised money during events in Toronto, Tokyo, Dublin, and Athens. Anderson became the celebrity spokesperson for the American Liver Foundation, and served as the Grand Marshal of the SOS motorcycle ride fundraiser.
In December 2015, Anderson, a close friend of Sea Shepherd Conservation Society founder Paul Watson, and a longtime supporter and advisory board member of that organization, became a full board member, in order to further its efforts in opposing the hunting of whales.
In November 2016, Anderson starred in a video public service announcement produced by the National Limousine Association and the National Sexual Violence Resource Center as part of the Ride Responsibly initiative, titled The Driving Game, which aimed to shed light on the lack of universal driver regulations in the private ground transportation industry.
In December 2016, Anderson called WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange a "hero". She stated, "One day everyone will realize [he is a hero]. But until now, this man has missed 7 Christmases with his children and is kept in difficult and tremendously stressful conditions—while doing us all a great service. Everyone in the world has benefited because of WikiLeaks—he has sacrificed so much—to simply share the truth."
Anderson once again starred in a video public service announcement produced by the National Limousine Association in January 2018, this time in partnership with Promoting Awareness | Victim Empowerment (PAVE), as part of the Ride Responsibly initiative. Titled The Signs, the PSA aims to continue to push for passenger safety and universal driver regulations in the private ground transportation industry.
Anderson married Tommy Lee, drummer of Mötley Crüe, on February 19, 1995, after knowing him for about 96 hours, or 4 days. They wed on a beach, with Anderson in a bikini. Anderson's mother did not know, and learned of the marriage from People magazine. During this time, she was known professionally as Pamela Anderson Lee. They have two sons together: Brandon Thomas (born June 5, 1996) and Dylan Jagger (born December 29, 1997). During their tumultuous marriage, Lee was arrested for spousal abuse after assaulting Anderson. He was sentenced to six months in the Los Angeles County Jail. The couple divorced in 1998.
In March 2002, Anderson publicly stated that she had contracted hepatitis C by sharing tattoo needles with Lee, and began writing a regular column for Jane magazine. In October 2003, Anderson jokingly said on Howard Stern's radio show that she does not expect to live more than 10 or 15 years, but this was misconstrued and taken seriously by many websites and tabloids. As of 2015, Anderson was cured of hepatitis C.
After the 1998 divorce, Anderson became engaged to the model Marcus Schenkenberg; they broke up in 2001. She then became engaged to the singer Kid Rock (Robert J. Ritchie); she broke up with him in 2003. On July 18, 2006, it was announced that she would marry Kid Rock on July 29, 2006, on a yacht near Saint-Tropez, France. "Feels like I've been stuck in a time warp," said Anderson in her blog entry. "Not able to let go of MY family picture ... it's been sad and lonely and frustrating ... I've raised my kids alone in hope of a miracle. Well my miracle came and went. And came back and back because he knew that I'd wake up one day and realize that I was waiting for nothing." "I'm moving on," she declared. "I feel like I'm finally free ... I'm in love." There was extensive unconfirmed media speculation that the marriage was pregnancy-related, but the theory was based only on Anderson's representative's refusal to comment on the question.
On November 10, 2006, it was announced that Anderson had miscarried while in Vancouver shooting a new film, Blonde and Blonder. Seventeen days later, on November 27, 2006, Anderson filed for divorce in Los Angeles County Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences. Some news reports have suggested that Kid Rock's outrage during a screening of Borat, in which Anderson has a cameo role, led to the filing for divorce two weeks later.
In September 2007, Anderson stated on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that she was engaged. On September 29, Anderson and film producer Rick Salomon applied for a marriage license in Las Vegas. On October 6, 2007, Anderson married Salomon in a small wedding ceremony at The Mirage, between her two nightly appearances at the Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Hans Klok's magic show. The couple separated on December 13, and on February 22, 2008, Anderson requested through the courts that the marriage be annulled, citing fraud.
In October 2013, Anderson stated on The Ellen DeGeneres Show that she and Salomon were "friends with benefits". In January 2014, she announced that she had remarried Salomon on an unspecified date. Anderson filed for divorce from Salomon in February 2015. The divorce was finalized on April 29, 2015.
A sex tape of Anderson and Tommy Lee on their honeymoon was stolen from their home in 1995 and made a huge stir on the Internet. Anderson sued the video distribution company, Internet Entertainment Group. Ultimately, the Lees entered into a confidential settlement agreement with IEG. Thereafter, the company began making the tape available to subscribers to its web sites again, resulting in triple the normal traffic on the sites. Another tape, which was made before the Tommy Lee tape, involving Anderson and musician Bret Michaels from Poison, was later announced, and an abridged version of less than 60 seconds appeared on the internet. Frames of the video first appeared in Penthouse magazine in March 1998. The tape was successfully blocked by Michaels, but a four-minute sex tape is still available on the Internet.
Citizenship and homesEdit
Anderson is a vegan, an advocate for animal rights, and an active member of the animal protection organization People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), taking part in several campaigns for animal rights. She became a vegetarian in her early teens when she saw her father cleaning an animal he had hunted.
|1991||The Taking of Beverly Hills||Cheerleader||Uncredited|
|1995||Baywatch the Movie: Forbidden Paradise||Casey Jean "C.J." Parker||Direct-to-video|
|1996||Barb Wire||Barb Wire|
|1998||Baywatch: White Thunder at Glacier Bay||C. J. Parker||Direct-to-video|
|2003||Scary Movie 3||Becca|
|2003||Pauly Shore Is Dead||Herself|
|2008||Superhero Movie||Invisible Girl|
|2008||Blonde and Blonder||Dee Twiddle||Also executive producer|
|2010||Costa Rican Summer||Herself|
|2010||Hollywood & Wine||Jennifer Mary|
|2010||The Commuter||Female Guest in Hotel||Short film|
|2014||What are men doing! 2||Herself||Russian: Что творят мужчины! 2|
|2016||The People Garden||Signe|
|2019||Nicky Larson et le Parfum de Cupidon||Jessica Fox|
|1990||Married with Children||Yvette||Episode: "Al... with Kelly"|
|1990||Charles in Charge||Chris||Episode: "Teacher's Pest"|
|1991||Married People||Terri||Episode: "The Nanny"|
|1991||Top of the Heap||Romona||Episode: "Behind the Eight Ball"|
|1991||Married with Children||Cashew||Episode: "Route 666: Part 2"|
|1991–1993, 1997||Home Improvement||Lisa||Recurring role; 23 episodes|
|1992||Days of Our Lives||Cindy||Recurring role|
|1992–1997||Baywatch||Casey Jean "C.J." Parker||Series regular; 76 episodes|
|1994||Come Die with Me: A Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Mystery||Velda||Television movie|
|1995||Royal Rumble 1995||Herself|
|1997||The Nanny||Heather Biblow-Imperiali||Episodes: "Danny's Dead and Who's Got the Will?" and "The Heather Biblow Story"|
|1997||Saturday Night Live||Herself – Host||Episode: "Pamela Lee/Rollins Band"|
|1998–2002||V.I.P.||Vallery Irons||Lead role; 88 episodes|
|1999||Futurama||Herself/Dixie||Episodes: "A Fishful of Dollars" and "Fry and the Slurm Factory", voice role|
|2001||Just Shoot Me!||Herself||Episode: "Mayas and Tigers and Deans, Oh My"|
|2002||King of the Hill||Cyndi||Episode: "The Fat and the Furious", voice role|
|2003||Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding||Casey Jean "C.J." Parker||Television movie|
|2003||Less than Perfect||Vicki Devorski||Episode: "All About Claude"|
|2003||CMT Music Awards||Herself Co-Host||With Toby Keith|
|2003–2004||Stripperella||Stripperella / Erotica Jones||Series regular; 13 episodes, voice role|
|2005||8 Simple Rules||Cheryl||Episodes: "C.J.'s Temptation" and "Torn Between Two Lovers"|
|2005–2006||Stacked||Skyler Dayton||Series regular; 20 episodes|
|2008||Big Brother Australia 2008||Herself|
|2008||Kath & Kim||Herself||Episode: "Friends"|
|2010||Bigg Boss 4 on Colors||Herself||Special guest in India|
|2010||EuroVoice Music Contest 2010||Herself||Presenter with Éric Serra in Athens, Greece|
|2010, 2012||Dancing with the Stars||Herself (Contestant)||Reality series|
|2011||Bailando 2011||Herself||Reality series in Argentina|
|2012||Yalan Dünya||Herself||1 episode; S1E9|
|2012||RuPaul's Drag Race||Herself||1 episode; S4E8 "Frenemies"|
|2012||VIP Brother 4 (Bulgaria)||Herself||She entered the House on Day 2 as a special Houseguest and left on Day 4.|
|2011, 2016||Celebrity Juice||Herself||2 episodes; S6E3 and S16E6|
|2013||Package Deal||Dr. Sydney Forbes||Recurring role; 4 episodes|
|2018||Danse avec les stars||Herself||season 9 contestant|
Dancing with the StarsEdit
Season 10 performancesEdit
|Week #||Dance / Song||Judges' Score||Result|
|1||Cha-Cha-Cha / "Gimme All Your Lovin' "||7||6||8||No Elimination|
|2||Foxtrot / "I Wanna Be Loved By You"||7||7||8||Bottom 2|
|3||Paso doble / "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood"||7||7||7||Safe|
|4||Rumba / "I Can't Make You Love Me"||7 (technical score)
|8 (technical score)
|8 (technical score)
|5||Quickstep / "9 to 5"||7||6||8||Bottom 2|
|6||Argentine Tango / "Enjoy the Silence"
Swing Marathon / "In the Mood"
|7||Waltz / "At This Moment"
Team Cha-Cha-Cha / "Telephone"
Season 15 performancesEdit
|Week#||Dance / Song||Judges' Score||Result|
|1||Cha-Cha-Cha / "You Know I'm No Good"||5.5||5.5||6||Eliminated|
Danse avec les starsEdit
Season 9 performancesEdit
|Week #||Dance / Song||Judges' Score||Result|
|Patrick Dupond||Shy'm||Chris Marques||Jean-Marc Généreux|
|1||Cha-Cha-Cha / "I'm Every Woman / Respect" – Aretha Franklin||7||6||4||5||No Elimination|
|2||Contemporary / "Pull Marine" - Isabelle Adjani||9
+ 5 bonus
|3||Viennese Waltz / "Can't Help Falling in Love " – Elvis Presley||8||8||8||8||Safe|
|5||Tango / "The Addams Family Theme - Vic Mizzy||9||10||9||9||Safe|
|6||Rumba / "You Can Leave Your Hat On" - Joe Cocker||10||8||7||8||Safe|
|7||Contemporary / "Earth Song" - Michael Jackson
Quickstep / "Moi je joue" - Brigitte Bardot
Awards and nominationsEdit
|1994||Baywatch||Bravo Otto Award||Best Female Television Star||Nominated|||
|1995||Baywatch||Bravo Otto Award||Best Female Television Star||Nominated|
|1996||Barb Wire||Bravo Otto Award||Best Actress||Nominated|
|1996||Barb Wire||The Stinkers Bad Movie Award||Worst Actress||Nominated|
|1997||N/A||Golden Apple Award||Sour Apple||Won|
|1997||Barb Wire||Golden Raspberry Award||Worst New Star||Won|
|1997||Barb Wire||Golden Raspberry Award||Worst Actress||Nominated|
|1997||Barb Wire||Golden Raspberry Award||Worst Screen Couple (shared with her "Impressive Enhancements")||Nominated|
|2002||Scooby-Doo||The Stinkers Bad Movie Award||Most Distracting Celebrity Cameo Appearance||Nominated|
|2005||Stacked||Teen Choice Award||Choice TV Actress - Comedy||Nominated|
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