Pamela Anderson is a Canadian-American actress, Model and animal rights activist known for her role in TV serials and films like Baywatch, Home improvement and Raw Justice. Let’s have a close look at Pamela Anderson’s net worth in 2018.
Pamela Denise Anderson was born on July 1, 1967, in Ladysmith, British Columbia. She is the daughter of Barry, a furnace repairman and Carol a waitress. Having a disturbed childhood, she even suffered sexual abuse. She attended Highland Secondary School in Comox, British Columbia. She was in School Volleyball team. She Graduated in 1985. Immediately after her graduation, she moved to Vancouver to work as a fitness instructor.
Pamela Anderson’s first stint as an actress was a role in Television serial ‘Home Improvement.’ Thereafter she got a role in ‘Baywatch’ a serial featuring her as a lifeguard. For five years she remained in this serial and became very popular worldwide as a Baywatch star.
She again performed this role in the movie ‘Baywatch Hawaiian wedding’ in 2003. Her parallel career as a model and her appearance in TV ads continued with her acting career. She appeared in commercials of DirecTV in 2007. She modeled for magazine ‘Outdoor life.’
In 1994 film ‘Raw Justice’ she co-starred with Stacy Keach and David Keith. The film was quite popular. Her next film of 1996 was Barb Wire having parallels with the film Casablanca. She appeared on the cover of September 1996 issue of Playboy magazine.
In 1998 she starred in a TV serial ‘VIP’ in which she poked fun at her own image in tabloids. The serial was a realistic depiction of the lives of celebrities with its ups and downs.
From 2004 onwards, her modeling career took a precedence. She appeared on the covers of several fashion magazines like Marie Claire, Elie and ‘Stuff.’ In 2006 she received Canada’s ‘Walk of fame’ award recognising her successful career as a model and actor.
In 2008, she starred in a documentary ‘Pam the girl on loose’ based on her life. Her stint on Reality TV is marked by her appearance in Indian serial ‘Big Boss’ for 3 days in November 2010. In 2011 she appeared in ‘Big Brother, of the UK and next year in ‘Big Brother’ of Bulgaria.
She also appeared on the U.K reality TV show ‘Dancing on the ice’ in 2013. She is a staunch supporter of animal rights and is an active member and spokesperson of PETA. She is also supporting an organisation that helps fight AIDS and HIV.
Awards & Achievements
In 1997 Pamela Anderson was nominated for MTV movie ‘best fight award’ for Barb Wire. In the same year, she won’ Sour Apple Model and actress-Award’ by Golden Apple Awards.
In 2002 named TV Guide’s 50 sexiest stars of all time.
In 2005 nominated for Teen Choice award ‘Choice TV actress-comedy’ for the movie ‘Stacked’ (2005).
In 2006 won Canadian ‘Walk of fame model and actress’ award.
Pamela Anderson financially supported a US athlete Mohini Bhardwaj with training expenses. Mohini made it to 2004 US Olympics team. Her role as an animal right’s activist and supporting Aids and HIV control initiatives is widely recognised.
Net worth of Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson’s net worth is estimated at $8 million. She earned $300000 per episode for the famous series Baywatch. Her earnings from her acting, modeling and endorsing various brands commercials like Pizza hut and direct TV form a major part of her net worth. Her luxurious house in Malibu, California and another at Melbourne, Australia are worth millions of dollars as are her cars which are in accordance with her celebrity status.
Pamela Anderson has risen from her humble roots to a celebrity status by her single-minded pursuing her ambition to become a good actress and model. She never rested on her achievements and continued to work hard to progress more.
Her activities other than her career gives her an image of a philanthropist and humanitarian person. Her support for Mohini Bhardwaj an athlete enabled the latter to represent the US in 2004 Olympics and won a medal for the country. She financially supports schools for underprivileged children worldwide. She has worked extensively as an environmental and animal rights activist. She has also supported AIDS and HIV initiatives, and her movement against Kentucky Fried Chicken for the inhuman killing of chickens has caught people’s attention and forced the KFC to improve.