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Latanne Rene "Tahnee" Welch (born December 26, 1961) is an American model and actress. She is the daughter of actress Raquel Welch.

Tahnee Welch
Born
Latanne Rene Welch

(1961-12-26) December 26, 1961 (age 57)
Occupation
  • Model
  • actress
Years active1971–2000
Parent(s)Raquel Welch
James Welch

BiographyEdit

She was born in San Diego, California, the daughter of actress Raquel Welch and her first husband, James Welch.[1] She appeared in a 1967 photo with her mother in Ladies' Home Journal.[2]

CareerEdit

Her film career began in Italy starring opposite Virna Lisi. Returning to the U.S. she starred in Ron Howard's Cocoon and its sequel, Cocoon: The Return, in which she portrayed a beautiful alien. She also played the part of Princess Rosebud in the Golan Globus adaptation of Sleeping Beauty alongside Meghan Fairchild.[3] Returning to Europe she continued working mostly in Italian and German film and television productions. She has also appeared in American independent pictures I Shot Andy Warhol, Sue, and Search and Destroy. She also portrayed the role of Catherine Powell in the 1996 video game Ripper.

Welch posed for a nude pictorial in the November 1995 edition of Playboy as well as posing in a handbra on its cover. Welch appeared in American Vogue, Italian Vogue, British GQ, Interview, French Marie Claire, Italian Moda, and German Bunte magazines.

FilmographyEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tahnee Welch - Biography - Movies & TV". The New York Times. 18 January 2007. Retrieved 24 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Raquel & Tahnee Welch - Like Mother, Like Daughter". Ladies Home Journal. November 1967.
  3. ^ "Character study: Kitty". The Rush. UGO Film and TV. Archived from the original on 2014-02-22.

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