Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of BirthSeptember 29, 1969
MarkCurvaceous, buxom figure
FactHer only child, a daughter named Indyanna, was born in January 2006.

Erika Eleniak is an American actress, model, and former Playboy Playmate of the Month. She is best known for her role as Shauni McClain on the television series Baywatch.

Eleniak was born in Glendale, California, on September 29, 1969, to parents of Ukrainian descent. She has two sisters and one brother. Eleniak began her career as a child model at the age of 10. She appeared in a number of commercials and print ads before landing her first film role in the 1981 comedy film Under the Rainbow.

Eleniak’s breakout role came in 1989 when she was cast as Shauni McClain on the hit television series Baywatch. She appeared in all 11 seasons of the show, from 1989 to 2001. During her time on Baywatch, Eleniak also appeared in a number of films, including The Beverly Hillbillies (1993), Chasers (1994), and Escape from L.A. (1996).

Since leaving Baywatch, Eleniak has had roles in a number of television shows and films, including CSI: Miami, Entourage, and The Girl Next Door (2004). She has also appeared in a number of direct-to-video films.

Eleniak has been married twice. Her first marriage was to actor-director Philip Goglia in 1992. The couple divorced in 1995. Her second marriage was to actor-producer Randall Emmett in 2014. The couple has two daughters together.

Eleniak has a net worth of $4 million. She earns a salary of $20 thousand per episode for her work on Baywatch.

General Info

Full NameErika Eleniak
Date Of BirthSeptember 29, 1969
Height1.68 m
ProfessionActor, Model
EducationVan Nuys High School


ChildrenIndyanna Daigle
PartnerRoch Diagle, Roch Diagle


MoviesUnder Siege, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Chasers, The Beverly Hillbillies, Bordello of Blood, Final Voyage, A Pyromaniac's Love Story, The Blob, Girl in the Cadillac, Dracula 3000, Second to Die, The Pandora Project, The Opponent, Stealth Fighter, He Sees You When You're Sleeping, Fatal Lessons: The...
TV ShowsThe New Leave It to Beaver

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#Marks / Signs
1Platinum blonde hair
2Curvaceous, buxom figure
3Breathless voice
4Sparkling green eyes


1I liked acting early on, and I really liked roles that were meaningful to me, and 'Baywatch' was.
2I love my life. I'm really grateful. My biggest dream come true is my daughter. I've wanted her since I was a little girl.
3I didn't have a pool growing up, and we went to the beach to lay out and get sun.
4An actor is like a piece of clay: you just keep moulding me. Even people who work with you every day want to put you in a little box.


1Bears a resemblance to actress Romy Schneider.
2Has four sisters and one brother.
3Is of Ukrainian, Estonian and German descent.
4Niece of Eddie Carroll.
5Her only child, a daughter named Indyanna, was born in January 2006.
6Has appeared on The Real Gilligan's Island (2004) with Angie Everhart, her co-star from Bordello of Blood (1996).
7In 1993, she was engaged to Billy Warlock, her former co-star on Baywatch (1989).
8Ex-fiancé of actor William McNamara, her co-star from Chasers (1994).
9Playboy Playmate of the Month July 1989.




Marilyn Monroe Back?2017pre-productionMarilyn Monroe
Seven Bucks Digital Studios2017TV Series
Changing Hands Feature2012
Meant to Be2012Linda Dickson
Holiday Spin2012TV MovieRoxy
Changing Hands2010Woman in the Park
Desperate Housewives2010TV SeriesBarbara Fine
CSI: Miami2010TV SeriesClaire Peterson
Imps*2009Brooke (segment "Jeans")
Absolute Zero2006TV MovieBryn
Fatal Reunion2005VideoJessica Hartley Landers
Caught in the Headlights2005Kate Parker
Dracula 30002004Aurora Ash
Fatal Lessons: The Good Teacher2004TV MovieVictoria Paige
Brilliant2004Ricky Smith
The Librarians2003Sandi
Betrayal2003Emily Shaw
Shakedown2002VideoJulie Hayes
He Sees You When You're Sleeping2002TV MovieAnnie Campbell
Christmas Rush2002TV MovieCatherine 'Cat' Morgan
Second to Die2002Sara Morgan Bratchett Scucello
Snowbound2001Barbara Tate
Vegas, City of Dreams2001Katherine Garrett
The Opponent2000Patty
Aftershock: Earthquake in New York1999TV Mini-SeriesJillian Parnell
Final Voyage1999Gloria
Stealth Fighter1999Erin Mitchell (as Erika Eleniak-Goglia)
Love Stinks1999Gina, Jasmine' friend (voice, uncredited)
Fantasy Island1999TV SeriesSybil Hammond
The Pandora Project1998Wendy Lane
One Hot Summer Night1998TV MovieKelly Moore Brooks
Brooklyn South1998TV SeriesOfficer Christine Bannon
Captive1998Samantha Hoffman
Ed McBain's 87th Precinct: Heatwave1997TV MovieDet. Eileen Burke
Bordello of Blood1996Katherine Verdoux
Panic in the Park1995Video GameJanie Jamie
Girl in the Cadillac1995Amanda 'Mandy' Baker
A Pyromaniac's Love Story1995Stephanie Potts
Chasers1994Toni Johnson
The Beverly Hillbillies1993Elly May Clampett
Under Siege1992Jordan Tate
Baywatch1989-1992TV SeriesShauni McClain
Full House1990TV SeriesCarrie Fowler
Daughter of the Streets1990TV MovieJennifer
Panic at Malibu Pier1989TV MovieShauni McClain
Charles in Charge1989TV SeriesStephanie Curtis
The Blob1988Vicki De Soto
Broken Angel1988TV MovieJaime Coburn
The New Leave It to Beaver1987TV SeriesLynn
Silver Spoons1987TV SeriesSamantha
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial1982Pretty Girl
Star Wars Underoos1980ShortC-3PO girl


Tainted Blood: The Making of Bordello of Blood2015Video documentary extra special thanks
She's So Lovely1997special thanks


Entertainment Tonight2006-2017TV SeriesHerself
The High Road with Drake and Serena Travis2016TV SeriesHerself
Tainted Blood: The Making of Bordello of Blood2015Video documentaryHerself / Katherine Verdoux
The Saturday Night Story2015TV Movie documentaryHerself / Shauni McClain
Oprah: Where Are They Now?2015TV SeriesHerself
G-d in Hollywood2014TV SeriesHerself
The Dr. Susan Block Show2014TV SeriesHerself
Actors Entertainment2013TV SeriesHerself
Happy Birthday E.T.2012TV Movie documentaryHerself / Pretty Girl
Germany's Next Topmodel2008TV Series documentaryHerself
Celebrity Fit Club2006TV SeriesHerself
The Real Gilligan's Island2005TV SeriesGinger - Green Team
Artists of Hell's Kitchen2000Video documentaryHerself
The Howard Stern Radio Show1999TV SeriesHerself
Playboy: Playmate Profile Video Collection Featuring Miss July 1998, 1995, 1992, 19891998Video documentaryHerself (Miss July 1989)
Playboy: Celebrities1998Video documentaryHerself
Playboy Video Playmate Calendar 19911990Video documentaryHerself - Miss May
Circus of the Stars #71982TV Special documentaryHerself - Performer

Archive Footage

E! True Hollywood Story2001-2006TV Series documentaryHerself / Shauni McClain
Class of...2005TV SeriesHerself
Playboy: The Ultimate Pamela Anderson2002Video documentaryHerself
Playboy: Babes of Baywatch1998Video documentaryHerself
She's So Lovely1997Playmate (uncredited)
Baywatch1992-1996TV SeriesShauni McClain


Won Awards

1991Bravo Otto GermanyBravo OttoBest Female TV Star (TV-Star w)
1990Bravo Otto GermanyBravo OttoBest Female TV Star (TV-Star w)

3rd Place Awards

1992Bravo Otto GermanyBravo OttoBest Female TV Star (TV-Star w)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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