“For some reason if we hear 100 praises and one criticism, we focus on that one hurtful thing.”- Carmen Electra
Carmen Electra is a multi-talented personality, who has a net worth of million dollars in 2017. This stunning women is a famous American glamour model, actress, singer, dancer and well known television personality.
She started her acting career with horror comedy film American Vampire in 1998. She had also done several comic roles in films like Scary Movie, Epic Movie, Disaster Movie, Date Movie and Meet the Spartans. She has appeared in American men’s entertainment magazine Playboy as a model. This versatile actress is known for her noticeable role of Lani McKenzie in the TV series Baywatch. She was placed at #18 on the list of “100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005” by FHM magazine.
Biography & Wiki
Tara Leigh Patrick aka Carmen Electra was born on April 20, 1972 in Sharonville, Ohio, U.S. Her mother Patricia was a singer, where her father Harry Patrick was an entertainer and guitarist. Carmen has four older brothers and a sister. She is very close to her parents and her siblings. Carmen is English, Irish, German, and Dutch parentage.
She went to Ann Weigel Elementary School. In her early ages, she starts learning dance from the dance artist Gloria J. Simpson at Dance Artists studio in Western Hills. At the age of nine, she went to the School for Creative and Performing Arts. There she was senior of singer and actor Nick Lachey. Later, she was graduated from Princeton High School in 1990. She also holds the degree from Barbizon Modeling and Acting School. In 1998, Carmen went through very dreadful time when she lost two of her closest people she loved. In August 1998, she lost her mother with brain cancer and exactly after two weeks, she lost he sister too with a heart attack.
Carmen Electra first married to NBA famed player Dennis Rodman in November 1998. But the couple get divorced in April 1999. Then again she married to Jane’s Addiction band’s guitarist Dave Navarro On November 22, 2003. Carmen and Dave wed in an MTV reality show named ‘Til Death Do Us Part: Carmen and Dave. But again, her marriage didn’t last long, the couple get divorced in February 20, 2007. After her divorced, she was engagement to Rob. But they never wed and in 2012, the couple finally broke up.
In 1990, Carmen begins her professional career as a dancer in an amusement park Kings Island in Mason, Ohio. After a year, she moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota to try her luck in singing career. There she met singer Prince and signed a contract with Paisley Park Records. She changed her name to Carmen Electra and released her debut album “Carmen Electra” in 1993. In 1996, she becomes the face of Playboy magazine but she came into limelight with the television show Baywatch. She was also appeared in the MTV’s dating show Singled Out. Apart from her television career, she had done 45 movies which included Starsky & Hutch, Cheaper by the Dozen 2, Christmas Vacation 2000, Getting Played, Monster Island, Dirty Love and list goes on. She also hosted shows like ChartBlast, Perfect Catch, Manhunt: The Search for America’s Most Gorgeous Male Model, BattleBots, Livin’ Large and VH1’s 100 Greatest Artists of Hard Rock.
Awards & Achievements
Carmen Electra is one of the finest actresses known for her talented and ambitious personality. She has achieved great popularity in her acting career. As a result, she had bagged several awards and nominations. She had won MTV Movie + TV Awards for her movie Starsky & Hutch in 2004. She had also won Razzie Awards for her movie Date Movie and Scary Movie 4 in 2007.
Net Worth of Carmen Electra
Carmen Electra’s net worth is estimated to be $16 millions. Her major source of income is her modelling and acting career. She had appeared in more than 45 movies and 27 television series. In addition, Carmen had won numerous of awards for her terrible performances, which also add to her Net Worth. She was appeared on the cover page of Playboy magazine for four times. She is also the brand ambassador of retail jewellery brand My iMenso.
Carmen Electra is known to be one of the sexiest women in the world. According to the Maxim magazine, she was ranked at #28 positions on the list of Hot 100 of 2007. She was also voted as the Sexiest Woman of the Year by FHM Magazine. She is the perfect example of beauty with a good heart. She supports many charities include Elevate Hope, who helped abused and abandoned children. She also runs a non profit fundraiser organization called Head to Hollywood.