Tara Leigh Patrick (professionally known as Carmen Electra) is an American actress, host, model, singer, dancer, and author as well. More significantly, she is popular for her role in TV series drama, Baywatch (1997-1998) and host of MTV's Singled Out (1997-1998).
What is the Relationship status of Carmen Electra? Her Marriage & Dating History
Baywatch's actress Carmen Electra is possibly single right now. But, it wasn't like this for the actress, who was first married to her boyfriend, a NBA star named Dennis Rodman. On those days, Electra needed emotional support because of the continuous demise of her mother and sister. She once admitted Rodman was a fun person to be around.
Talking about her married life, Carmen tied the knot with the NBA star at Little Chapel of the Flowers, Las Vegas, in November 1998. Believe it or not, it was just nine days of their wedding when the basketball player filed their marriage as an annulment, claiming that he was of 'unsound mind' at the time of their wedding. However, the pair reunited and celebrated New Years' eve together in December. Four months later, the two finally divorced in April 1999 under mutual agreement.
But the story of Electra and Rodman wasn't meant to be over, believe it or not, the former couple was arrested in a Maimi hotel for misdemeanor battery. Later, they were bailed on $2,500 each and ordered the two not to have any contact. However, their charges had been eventually dropped. To tell you the truth, Carmen has recently posted some old pictures of the athlete. It seems that the two are good friends now even after having off and on relationship in the late 90s.
Four years later, Electra and Rodman split up, she shared the wedding vows with Dave Navarro on November 22, 2003. Speaking of her second husband, Navarro is a lead guitarist for the rock band, Jane's Addiction. As a matter of fact, their wedding was broadcasted in an MTV reality show called Til Death Do Us Part: Carmen and Dave.
Almost after three years, the MTV host and rockstar announced getting a divorce on July 17, 2006. Later, Carmen filed a divorce on August 10, 2006, which was finalized on February 20, 2007. A year then, she exchanged the rings with Rob Patterson in April 2008. Patterson is a guitarist of the rock band called Filter. Although she remained engaged for many years, they didn't marry.
In 2012, she showed up as one of the bachelor celebrity on the dating show, The Choice. According to Daily Mail UK, she was reported dating the TV star, Simone Cowell, from December 2012 to next February. Even though the playboy model had been with several men, she never gave birth to a child. Most probably, she prefers to live a free life.
Electra started her career in 1990 as a dancer in the show "It's Magic" at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio. She then began a short singing stint with her first single "Go Dancer" in 1992. She released her second single "Everyone Get on Up" after a year, and another one in 1993, called "Capriccio Erotica."
Carmen made her 1997 television debut, starring in American Vampire. Nonetheless, when she was featured in a nude pictorial at Playboy magazine in May 1996, she increased her popularity. Electra got her big break in films with a role in the 2000 horror movie called "Scary Movie." She returned to Baywatch in 2003 for the get-together movie Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding. In fact, Electra turned up for Best Kiss during the 1970s television series Starsky and Hutch, for which she received the 2004 MTV Movie Award.
How much Does Carmen Electra Worth?
The 48 years old has an estimated networth of $8 million as of 2020. So far, she has worked in 92 movies and television series. Although she is one of the most recognized personalities in the entertainment industry, the actress also made her fortune in real estate.
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Electra purchased a gated home in Beverly Hills for $1.35 million. She lived on that property until selling it for $3.75 million in 2014. Prior to selling the house, the public figure bought a new mansion for $2.7 million located in the Hollywood Hills. However, she sold the Hollywood hill's mansion at a loss of around $350,000 in $2.35 million in July 2015.
So, Carmen made in millions working in various fields. There is no doubt; she is enjoying a lavish life without getting into any marital bonds.
Quick Facts: Carmen Electra
- She belongs to four different descents, i.e., English, German, Irish, and Dutch.
- The model was graduated from Princeton High school based in Ohio in 1990.
- Her father, Harry Patrick, was a guitarist & entertainer, whereas her mother, Patricia Patrick, was a singer.
- Tara's parents gave birth to six kids: four sons & two daughters; among all, she is the youngest.
- She considered her older sister, Debbie Patrick, as her second mother, who sadly passed away by a heart attack in 1998.
- Debbie's sister had an intimate relationship with her mother.
- She obtained a Barbizon Modeling and Acting School degree.
Carmen Electra Affairs
Second Affair with Simone Cowell
Simone Cowell is a famous TV star, who is a judge at the American's Got Talent, He was once reported of dating Carmen.
First Affair with Rob Patterson
Rob Patterson is a band musician. She was engaged to Rob for several years. However, they again broke up.