Quick Facts of
- First NamePamela Anderson
- Net Worth$ 12 million
Pamela Anderson, 53, is a Canadian-American actress, model, and animal rights activist who is best known for her appearances in Playboy magazine and Home Improvement.
Anderson is also popular for her work in Baywatch and V.I.P., Raw Justice, Barb Wire, and Blonde and Blonder. She is a prominent activist for animal rights and has conducted campaigns condemning the commercial fur industry and promoting veganism through PETA.
What Is The Net Worth Of Pamela Anderson?
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Anderson is estimated at around $12 million as of February 2020. Most of her fortune comes from her successful career as an actor and model.
Anderson reportedly earned $300,000 per episode From Baywatch at the peak of the show and roughly made $6.6 million per season.
The actress cum model owns a 2,752 square foot beach home in Malibu. She purchased the house for $1.8 million back in 2000 and made a few upgrades and renovations.
In March 2013, she listed her house for $7.75 million, however, she could not find a buyer and listed the house for rent for $50,000 per month in the high season.
Let Us Go Through Pamela’s Journey To Fame
In 1989, Anderson was hired by a brewing company as a spokesmodel after she was featured on the Jumbotron while wearing a Labatt’s Beer T-shirt.
She then made her first appearance as the cover girl on Playboy for October 1989 issue. She was subsequently chosen as Playmate of the Month for their February 1990 issue.
Anderson has appeared on Playboy covers more than any other models, and her Playboy career spans 22 years.
She made her debut as Lisa on the ABC comedy series Home Improvement alongside Tim Allen, Patricia Richardson, and Earl Hindman. She appeared in the show for two seasons and landed the role of C.J. Parker on Baywatch.
She portrayed C.J. for five seasons from 1992 to 1997, making her one of the longest-serving cast members. Anderson reprised her role in a reunion movie titled Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding.
She earned her first film role as Sarah in the 1994 action thriller film Raw Justice alongside Stacy Keach, Robert Hays, and David Keith.
In 2010, she appeared on Season 4 of Bigg Boss, which is the Indian version of the Big Brother TV franchise. She stayed in the house for three days and reportedly made Rs. 2.5 crores (USD $550,000).
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The same year, she took part in the 10th season of Dancing with the Stars partnering with professional dancer Damian Whitewood. She was eliminated after seven weeks.
In 2013, she appeared on Season 8 of the British reality TV show Dancing on Ice alongside former winner Matt Evers.
Some of her notable film works are Scary Movie 3, Borat, Hollywood & Wine, Unity, Costa Rican Summer, SPF-18, and Nicky Larson et le Parfum de Cupidon.
Pamela Ander Is A Member of PETA
The Baywatch star is one of the members of PETA and has been involved in numerous campaigns. One of her notable campaigns has been against the use of fur. In 1999, she received the first Linda McCartney Memorial Award for animal rights protectors in recognition of her work.
She also protested against seal hunting in Canada and asked to speak to Prime Minister Stephen Harper about the annual seal hunt, however, was refused.
In March 2012, she became a company spokesperson for FrogAds, Inc. Likewise, in February 2014, she stripped for Valentine’s Day-themed ad for PETA, encouraging dog lovers to cuddle up with their pets during winter.
Here is a list of few other charities and foundations which Anderson supports:
- AIDS LIFE
- Aid Still Required
- Mercy For Animals
- Feed the Children
- Hauser Bears
- ONE DROP
- Save Me
- Tony Hawk Foundation
- National Domestic Violence Hotline
A Short Biography Of Anderson
Pamela Denise Anderson was born on 1st July 1967 in Ladysmith, British Columbia, Canada to Barry and Carol Anderson. She holds dual nationality (Canadian-American) and has mixed (Finnish, Romani, and Russian) ancestry.
She went to Highland Secondary School in Comox, British Columbia, and graduated in 1985. After three years of her graduation, she moved to Vancouver and worked as a fitness instructor.
Pamela And Fifth Husband Jon Peters Split Only After Twelve Days Of Marriage-Why??
On 20th January 2020, she married Hollywood producer, Jon Peters, after dating for a while, however, they separated just after 12 days.
The reason for their failed marriage was that Anderson was short of money. While still married, Jon paid her $200,000 worth of debt. Both the pair blamed each other for separation, but no one actually knows the real truth.
Prior, the Playboy model has been married four times. She was first married to Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee on 19th February 1995 on a beach. Together they shared two sons named Brandon Thomas (b. on 5th June 1996) and Dylan Jagger (b. on 29th December 1997).
During her marital life, Tommy was arrested for spousal abuse for assaulting Anderson and was sentenced for six months in the Los Angeles County Jail. The couple got divorced on 28th February 1998.
Following her divorce, she became engaged to the model Marcus Schenkenberg and split in 2001. She then became engaged with American singer Kid Rock.
They exchanged their wedding vows on 3rd August 2006 amidst family and friends. They got divorced on 1st February 2007 due to personal reasons.
On 29th September, Anderson and producer Rick Salomon applied for a marriage license in Las Vegas. She then tied the knot to the film producer in a small wedding ceremony at The Mirage on 6th October 2007. They separated on 13th December, and on 22nd February 2008, Pamela requested the court to annul her marriage citing fraud.
A few years later, in January 2014, Anderson announced that she had remarried Salomon on an unspecified date. A year later, in February 2015, she filed for divorce with Salomon for the second time and was finalized on 29th April 2015.
In 2017, she began dating French footballer Adil Rami. In late June 2019, she announced that her relationship with Rami was over via an Instagram post.
Is The Baywatch Actress Really In Debt?
In 2009, Pamela Anderson appeared on the state of California’s list of Top 500 Delinquent Tax Payers when she has $1.7 million liens filed for unpaid taxes.
In 2012, she had two more tax liens for unpaid taxes for 2011. The IRS claimed that she owned $260,000 and $112,000 to the state of California.