Pamela Denise Anderson was born to young newlyweds Barry and Carol Anderson in Ladysmith (Vancouver Island), BC, Canada -
They are still together -Madly in love.
One younger brother Gerry, born 1971.
(1 Niece Kylie Rose)
A modest beginning.
An acrobat and gymnast ages 7-12.
An athlete throughout school.
Regrettably only a high school education.
(Her interests have always been art, English, philosophy, psychology, poetry, music, religion, languages).
Waitressed from 16-19
Moved to Vancouver at 19
Spotted at BC Lion’s football game by the Jumbo-tron camera man.
Quickly became known as “The Blue Zone girl” commercial campaign.
Playboy called (said no- too shy).
Phone rang at home during a fight with ex-fiance, she decided to spontaneously accept an offer to shoot a cover only- Asked mom… She agreed ... The family agreed after speaking and eventually meeting with Mr. Hefner.
LA based since 23 yrs old - 14 American Playboy covers.
Worked with many esteemed photographers and artists worldwide.
Home Improvement (3 seasons).
Baywatch (5 seasons).
VIP (5 seasons).
Barb Wire, Borat.
Theater – Aladdin (Panto)
(Wimbledon and Liverpool).
2 children (boys Brandon and Dylan) to Tommy Lee.
PETA supporter (lifelong animal rights advocate).
Founded the Pamela Anderson Foundation.
Activist for Animal and Human Rights, NDVH and Environmental Issues.
Chair of the board of directors of The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society.
International Peoples Choice
Linda McCartney Award
Sam Simon Award
Charity and Activism:
Oceanic Preservation Society
Waves for Water
California Wild life Center
J/P Haitian Relief Organization
American Liver Foundation
National Domestic Violence Hotline
Viva Glam - Mac Aids Fund
Free Leonard Peltier!
Sam Simon Foundation
Fondation Brigitte Bardot
Mercy for Animals
The Gentle Barn
Last Chance for Animals
Rights 4 Girls
Love is Respect
Return to Freedom
IFAW - International Fund for Animal Welfare
IAPF - International Anti-poaching Foundation
Polaris - National Human Trafficking Resource Center Hotline
National Sexual Violence Resource Center
The Courage Foundation