Where Are They Now - Friday, September 1, 2017
Remember Baywatch? I do, and I'm sure that you do too. Before Baywatch had Pamela Anderson, it had Erika Eleniak.
What's been going on in the life of former model, Baywatch star, and actress, Erika Eleniak. Well, keep on reading to find out!
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--DEAD OR ALIVE?--
See if you know if the following celebrities have had a visit from the "Grim Reaper":
Richard Mulligan: Starred in the TV series "Soap" and "Empty Nest"
Pat Carroll: Actress who played Bunny Halper on the TV series "The Danny Thomas Show", was the voice of Ursula the Sea Witch in the animated movie "The Little Mermaid"
Rod Steiger: He played Chief Gillespie in the movie "In the Heat of the Night" and also appeared in "On the Waterfront", "Dr. Zhivago" and many other movies, he was Pontius Pilate in the TV mini-series "Jesus of Nazareth"
(Answer at the bottom)
Learn More About Erika Eleniak on Celebrity Nooz
September 29, 1969, Glendale, California, U.S.
CLAIM TO FAME:
She is best known for her role in Baywatch as Shauni McClain.
She was married to Philip Goglia from 1998-1999. She has one child, a daughter named Indyanna, who was born in January 2006.
Eleniak first appeared in a Star Wars Underoos commercial when she was 10, and played the girl Elliott kisses in E.T.
In 1989, she joined the original cast of Baywatch and was on the show for two years. She has had roles in Under Siege, The Beverly Hillbillies, Chasers, A Pyromaniac's Love Story, and Bordello of Blood.
Erika has been teaching acting since 2012 with the Antonio Sabato Jr. Acting Academy, where she serves as Director and to children in recovery for substance abuse and behavioral issues as a form of therapy.
Playboy Playmate of the Month July 1989.
Ex-fiancé of actor William McNamara, her co-star from Chasers (1994).
In 1993, she was engaged to Billy Warlock, her former co-star on Baywatch (1989).
Is of Ukrainian, Estonian and German descent.
Has four sisters and one brother.
Attended Robert Fulton Junior High in Van Nuys, Los Angeles and graduated from Van Nuys High School.
Has appeared on The Real Gilligan's Island (2004) with Angie Everhart, her co-star from Bordello of Blood (1996).
Was a participant on the fourth season of VH1's reality television series Celebrity Fit Club.
WHERE IS SHE NOW:
Eleniak had taken a break from acting after 2012, but has been in a pair of productions in 2017; see CREDITS. She will portray Marilyn Monroe in Marilyn Monroe Back?, which is currently in pre-production.
WRITE TO ERIKA ELENIAK:
c/o 20th Century Fox
10201 W. Pico Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90035
2017 Boone: The Bounty Hunter
2017 Seven Bucks Digital Studios (TV Series short)
- The Rock Basically Slows Down Time
2012 Changing Hands Feature
2012 Meant to Be...Linda Dickson
2012 Holiday Spin (TV Movie)...Roxy
2010 Changing Hands...Woman in the Park
2010 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)...Barbara Fine
- A Humiliating Business (2010)
2010 CSI: Miami (TV Series)...Claire Peterson
- See No Evil (2010)
2009 Imps*...Brooke Shields (segment "Jeans")
2006 Absolute Zero (TV Movie)...Bryn
2005 Fatal Reunion (Video)...Jessica Hartley Landers
2005 Caught in the Headlights...Kate Parker
2004 Dracula 3000 (TV Movie)...Aurora Ash
2004 Fatal Lessons: The Good Teacher (TV Movie)...Victoria Paige
2004 Brilliant...Ricky Smith
2003 The Librarians...Sandi
2003 Betrayal...Emily Shaw
2002 Shakedown (Video)...Julie Hayes
2002 He Sees You When You're Sleeping (TV Movie)...Annie Campbell
2002 Christmas Rush (TV Movie)...Catherine 'Cat' Morgan
2002 Second to Die...Sara Morgan Bratchett Scucello
2001 Snowbound...Barbara Tate
2001 Vegas, City of Dreams...Katherine Garrett
2000 The Opponent...Patty
1999 Aftershock: Earthquake in New York (TV Movie)...Jillian Parnell (as Erika Eleniak-Goglia)
1999 Final Voyage...Gloria
1999 Stealth Fighter...Erin Mitchell (as Erika Eleniak-Goglia)
1999 Fantasy Island (TV Series)...Sybil Hammond
- The Real Thing (1999)
- Innocent (1999)
1998 The Pandora Project...Wendy Lane
1998 One Hot Summer Night (TV Movie)...Kelly Moore Brooks
1998 Brooklyn South (TV Series)...Officer Christine Bannon
1998 Captive...Samantha Hoffman
1997 Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Heatwave (TV Movie)...Det. Eileen Burke
1996 Bordello of Blood...Katherine Verdoux
1995 Panic in the Park (Video Game)...Janie / Jamie
1995 Girl in the Cadillac...Amanda 'Mandy' Baker
1995 A Pyromaniac's Love Story...Stephanie Potts
1994 Chasers...Toni Johnson
1993 The Beverly Hillbillies...Elly May Clampett
1992 Under Siege...Jordan Tate
1989-1992 Baywatch (TV Series)...Shauni McClain
1990 Full House (TV Series)...Carrie Fowler
- One Last Kiss (1990)
1990 Daughter of the Streets (TV Movie)...Jennifer
1989 Charles in Charge (TV Series)...Stephanie Curtis
1988 The Blob...Vicki De Soto
1988 Broken Angel (TV Movie)...Jaime Coburn
1987 The New Leave It to Beaver (TV Series)...Lynn
- I Had It All (1987)
1987 Silver Spoons (TV Series)...Samantha
- Rumors Are Flying (1987)
1982 E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial...Pretty Girl
To see Then & Now pictures of Erika Eleniak, visit: Celebrity Nooz
--Answers to DEAD OR ALIVE--
Richard Mulligan - DEAD (Cancer)
Born: 11/13/1932 Died: 09/26/2000
Pat Carroll - ALIVE
Rod Steiger - DEAD (Pneumonia)
Born: 04/14/1925 Died: 07/09/2002
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Abdul Jabbar, 78, Bangladeshi singer.
Jirí Datel Novotný (cs), 73, Czech actor and documentary film director.
L. N. Shastri, 46, Indian playback singer.
Sumiteru Taniguchi, 88, Japanese anti-nuclear weapons activist, cancer.
A. H. M. Azwer, 80, Sri Lankan politician, MP (2010-2015).
Mahmud Kanti Bello, 72, Nigerian politician, Senator (2003-2011).
Angélique Duchemin (fr), 26, French boxer, EBU super-featherweight champion (since 2015), pulmonary embolism.
Dmitri Kogan, 38, Russian violinist, cancer.
Senarath Attanayake, 51, Sri Lankan politician.
Melissa Bell, 53, English singer (Soul II Soul).
Bobby Boyd, 79, American football player (Baltimore Colts).
Michael Cromartie, 67, American Anglican evangelist (EPPC, USCIRF, Pew Research Center), stomach cancer.
Muhammad Dandamayev, 88, Russian Babylonia historian.
Mireille Darc, 79, French actress (Week End, The Tall Blond Man with One Black Shoe, Icy Breasts) and model.
Willie Duggan, 67, Irish rugby union player (Blackrock College, national team, British and Irish Lions).
Tsutomu Hata, 82, Japanese politician, Prime Minister (1994).
Jud Heathcote, 90, American Hall of Fame basketball coach (Michigan State Spartans, Montana Grizzlies).
Gulzar Khan, Pakistani politician, member of the National Assembly (since 2013).
Kirti Kumari, 50, Indian politician, MLA (since 2013), swine flu.
Dean Mercer, 47, Australian ironman, four-time national champion (1989, 1995-1997), heart attack.
Denis Richard, 55, Canadian Acadian singer and songwriter, cancer.
David Torrence, 31, Peruvian-American Olympic athlete (2016).
Martin Azonhiho, Beninese politician.
Ahmed Khan, 90, Indian Olympic footballer (1948, 1952).
Khalid Kharal, 78, Pakistani politician.
Lenke Lorán (hu), 90, Hungarian actress.
Maurice Rigobert Marie-Sainte, 89, Martinican Roman Catholic prelate, Archbishop of Saint-Pierre and Fort-de-France (1972-2004).
James Dickson Phillips Jr., 94, American federal judge, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (1978-1994).
José Maria Pires, 98, Brazilian Roman Catholic prelate, Bishop of Araçuaí (1957-1965) and Archbishop of Paraíba (1965-1995), pneumonia.
Yitzhak Pundak, 104, Polish-born Israeli military officer and diplomat.
Syd Silverman, 85, American publisher (Variety).
Helli Stehle, 109, Swiss actress and radio presenter.
Ebrahim Yazdi, 85, Iranian politician and diplomat, Minister of Foreign Affairs (1979), Deputy Prime Minister (1979), pancreatic cancer.
Christopher Allen, American journalist.
Dagobert Banzio (fr), 60, Ivorian politician.
Wil Cardon, 46, American real estate developer and politician, suicide.
Nathan Condon, 32, Canadian fiddler.
Dámaso González, 68, Spanish bullfighter, pancreatic cancer.
Tobe Hooper, 74, American film director (The Texas Chain Saw Massacre, Poltergeist, Salem's Lot).
Muzaffer Izgü, 83, Turkish children's writer and teacher, cancer.
Howard Kaminsky, 77, American publisher (Random House), heart attack.
Tomasz Konina, 45, Polish theatre and opera director and stage designer.
Léonard Lévesque, 82, Canadian politician, Quebec MNA (1976-1985).
Grzegorz Miecugow, 61, Polish newscaster (Wiadomosci, Fakty TVN) and columnist (Szklo kontaktowe), cancer.
Josef Musil, 85, Czech volleyball player, Olympic silver (1964) and bronze (1968) medalist.
Wilson das Neves, 81, Brazilian percussionist and singer, cancer.
Bernard Pomerance, 76, American playwright (The Elephant Man), cancer.
Lacey E. Putney, 89, American politician, member of the Virginia House of Delegates (1962-2014).
Alan Root, 80, British-born Kenyan filmmaker, glioblastoma.
Rick Sowieta, 63, Belgian-born Canadian football player, cancer.
René Tucek, 81, Czech opera singer and educator.
Adam Wójcik, 47, Polish basketball player (Slask Wroclaw), leukemia.
Enzo Dara, 78, Italian opera singer.
Inga Lantz, 74, Swedish politician, MP (1973-1988).
Drew Morphett, 69, Australian sports broadcaster (ABC).
Margaret Moser, 63, American journalist.
Rich Piana, 45, American bodybuilder and Internet personality.