Biography of Carmen Electra

Childhood

Parents of celebrities - in the past, creative people: my mother worked as a singer, and my father was an artist and guitarist. Carmen Electra herself (real name Tara Lee Patrick, mistakenly Carmen Electro, Carmen Electra) is the youngest of five children in the family. Carmen Electra has German, Irish and Cherokee roots.
The actress and singer received her secondary education at Ann Weigel Elementary School, and at the age of 9, the girl went to learn the basics of dance art at the Dance Artists dance studio in Cincinnati. There the skill of Tara was taught by Gloria Jay Simpson.
In 1998, Carmen Electra experienced two terrible losses at once. First, her mother dies from a brain tumor, and then Debbie's older sister from a heart attack.
Graduation Certificate Tara Lee Patrick received in Sharonville, at Princeton High School. And in parallel with this educational institution, it gnawed on granite of science in the School for Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA) in the Cincinnati Public School District. After school, Carmen for a long time was interrupted by random work.

Career

While still a baby, Carmen Electra made her first step toward popularity. At the age of 5, the girl won the dance competition.
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Carmen Electra began the conscious way to her fame in 1990. At first, she danced at the Kings Island amusement park in Mason, Ohio. Moreover, the future celebrity showed her talent at one of the most popular shows in the history of “It’s Magic” park. A year later, in 1991, Carmen moved to California, where she met the singer Prince. Almost immediately, a contract was signed by Prince's Paisley Park Records. From this began the career of a singer, though short. At first, Electra sang in the female rap group with which the label worked with. A little later, Carmen Electra recorded her own album with the simple name “Carmen Electra”. The disc was not successful, so the girl decided to quit singing career and make maximum efforts to build a film actress career.
By the way, it was at this time that the stage name Carmen Electra was chosen. Prince himself picked him up, arguing that Tala resembles Carmen, and Elektra is just the name of the ancient Greek goddess. However, this collaboration Carmen and the singer Prince is not over. The girl danced at the Prince’s Glam Slam club as part of the Erotic City dancers team. And even took part in his European tour "Diamonds and Pearls Tour". It is worth noting that Carmen Electra and Prince tied not only business, but also romantic relationships. True, the novel was rather short.
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Already in 1995, Carmen Electra began to appear in a variety of television shows. At the same time, the girl comes to the conclusion that her breasts are not large enough and are decided on plastic. After that, representatives of men's glossy magazines start noticing Carmen. In 1996, the first photo session of the girl was first published. Erotic pictures appeared on the pages of the popular Playboy edition. That photos served as a springboard to glory. After the publication of the photo shoot, Carmen Electra was invited to the series “Rescuers Malibu”, as well as on the Singled Out show of the MTV channel. In addition, the dancer took part in the TV show Gorvard Stern.
Total Carmen Electra appeared on the pages of Playboy magazine four times. A series of shots was published in June 1997, December 2000, as well as in April 2003 and in January, the anniversary issue of 2009. Three times photos of Tara were on the cover.

Cinema and television

Carmen Electra has repeatedly appeared on television as an actress.In 1997, the girl starred in the film “Excellent Hamburger”, then, in 1999, she was followed by work in the movie “Marital Games of Earthly Inhabitants”, and in 2000 she played a role in the film “Scary Movie”. In 2004, Carmen was engaged in two tapes at once: “Killing couple: Starsky and Hatch” and “Cheaper by the Dozen 2”. In addition, the dancer voiced herself in the episode "The Simpsons", and in the animated film "Awesome Trip" Elektra replaced Gina Gershon and voiced the android Sexy. One day, Carmen Electra appeared in one episode of the popular TV series "House MD".
All the roles of Carmen in the pictures were not serious, but the films themselves - to put it mildly, not the highest category. However, this did not prevent Electra from becoming popular and famous.
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In 1999, the actress appeared in the video for the song “The Inevitable Return of the Great White Dope” by The Bloodhound Gang. She was invited there as a star of the screen. In 2005, Carmen Electra participated in the naked ladies wrestling league. A year later, the girl took part in the filming of advertising Taco Bell. And in 2009 she appeared in the show "Crazy Horse Paris". In Las Vegas, Electra danced striptease. Carmen also demonstrated her gift for the dancer on the dance show The Pussycat Dolls, where she was a guest star.
Carmen Electra recorded and released five DVDs entitled “Carmen Electra Aerobic Striptease”. On a kind of video tutorials for beginner dancers, the girl successfully combined elements of the movements of a classic striptease, as well as exercises with a low cardio load. Since January 2008, Carmen under the pseudonym Electra Pole sells pylons for dance.
Elektra showed the world and their writing skills. The girl published a publication in which she appeared as an expert of beauty and sexuality. She called her book appropriately How to Be Sexy.
Carmen Electra on video
In 2002, Carmen Electra was ranked 59th on the list of “102 Sexiest Women in the World”, which made up the magazine “Stuff”. And in 2005 and 2006, she already occupied 18th and 9th positions, respectively, in “100 of the sexiest women in the world” according to FHM. In 2007, she got into the Hot 100 edition of Maxim, where she took 28th place.

Personal life of Carmen Electra

In the fall of 1998, Carmen first married. Basketball player Dennis Rodman became the celebrity spouse. The wedding took place in Las Vegas, in the church of Chapel of the Flowers. However, the marriage of stars turned out to be short - only ten days. In April 1999, Carmen filed for divorce.
After an unsuccessful marriage, Carmen Electra begins a relationship with Tommy Lee - Pamela Anderson's ex-husband. In the late summer of 2001, Carmen announced her engagement again, and in November, she married Dave Navarro, Jane's Addiction rock band guitarist. The beginning of the relationship, the period of courtship and the beginning of family life was even devoted to the reality show on MTV "Til Death Do Us Part: Carmen & Dave". Five years later, family life has cracked. In mid-summer of 2006, Carmen and Dave announced a break and finally divorced in February 2007.
Warm up with Carmen
In the spring of 2008, Carmen Electra spokesperson confirmed that the girl was meeting with Otep's new guitarist, Rob Patterson. The young man offered the actress and models his hand and heart on her birthday in 2008. the girl said yes.

Charity

Carmen Electra does not forget to share her fees with the needy and uses her name to collect money. So, the girl organized a fundraiser for the non-profit organization Head to Hollywood, which supports people who survived a brain tumor. Elektra supports Elevate Hope, a charitable organization that helps abandoned children and children faced with violence. In addition, the actress provides comprehensive support to the Hollyrod Foundation organization and people suffering from Parkinson's disease.

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