The Famous Stars of Baywatch: Then and Now

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The series, Baywatch, gave birth to a lot of superstars. The series worked as the perfect platform for many actors and actresses to achieve worldwide super stardom. While some have managed to stay in the public eye since the completion of the show, many others seem to have disappeared into oblivion. If you are wondering what the old “Baywatch” stars look like now, you have come to the right place.

CJ Parker – Pamela Anderson

Pamela Anderson is unquestionably one of the most famous “Baywatch” alumni. Her modelling career took off after Baywatch and she would also go on to star in a number of movies. These days, Pamela tends to invest her time in charity events. The actress has been a prominent activist for PETA since the late 1990s. Pamela reached a career high when she was inducted into the Walk of Fame in her native Canada in 2006.

Matt Brody – David Charvet

Matt Brody is one of the few “Baywatch” alumni that had a stellar career even before his stint in Baywatch. He was a star during the airing of the show and was a star even after the show. The French actor would have most of his success in his native country where he donned the hat of a singer and a model. The man sings to this day and has a number of hits under his belt. He also acts as a television personality.

J.D. – Michael Bergin

Michael is often viewed upon as the first male supermodel to ever exist. During his heyday, he was mentioned in the same breath as Cindy Crawford. After the end of “Baywatch,” he went on to have a successful modelling career. The man presently lives the life of a philanthropist; he closely works with several AIDS-related charities.

Jordan Tate –Traci Bingham

Traci Bingham continued her stint in acting since the completion of Baywatch. Her most notable appearance in recent past remains her stint in the reality television show “The Surreal Life” which had a similar format to “The Real World,” where she had to live with celebrities one kind of remembers from various things.

April Giminiski – Kelly Packard

Kelly Packard has had a fairly good career since “Baywatch” went off the air. Apart from starring in films such as “My Girlfriend’s Boyfriend,” she also had a meaty role in the movie “Auto Focus” where she got the opportunity to rub shoulders with Willem Dafoe and Greg Kinnear.

Mitch Buchannon – David Hasselhoff

Arguably, the biggest star in “Baywatch,” David Hasselhoff has been successful in keeping himself in the public eye since the end of the series. Not many are aware of David’s stellar rise as a singer. Throughout the 90s and early 2000s, the man went on to release a number of hit singles. One of his records even went triple platinum in Germany! The actor is more famous for his work as a singer than as an actor in Germany.

Jessie Owens – Brooke Burns

Although Brooke Burns has persevered, she hasn’t been able to reach the highs she reached during her time in “Baywatch.” The actress also went through a horrible accident in 2005 that left her neck broken. Fortunately, she was able to make a full recovery. Brooke also found herself on the front pages of tabloids worldwide when she was romantically involved with Bruce Willis a few years ago.

Cody Madison – David Chokachi

David Chokachi has been fortunate enough to have a nice little acting career for himself after his stint on “Baywatch.” Some of his notable works after the completion of the aforementioned series have come in the series, Witchblade and Beyond the Break.

Trevor Cole – Peter Phelps

Like David Hasselhoff, Peter Phelps also went into advertising after the show ended. Despite straying away from acting jobs for the most part, Peter would have a rather busy year in 2009. He appeared in two television dramas, Underbelly: A Tale of Two Cities and Rescue Special Ops. The man also starred as a police officer in the film, Stone Bros.

Lani McKenzie – Carmen Electra

After the completion of “Baywatch,” roles came in thick and fast for Carmen Electra. She would go on to make several television and movie appearances. These days, she is only famous for being famous. Currently, Carmen Electra spends most of her time supporting causes including the HollyRod Foundation, which is dedicated to supporting people suffering from Parkinson’s disease.

Logan Fowler – Jaason Simmons

Logan Fowler immediately got a recurring role on the show “Charmed,” after “Baywatch” went off the air. He also showcased his acting chops on the cult classic, Pushing Diaries for a long period.

Donna Marco – Donna D’Errico

Donna D’Errico was the Playboy Playmate of the Month in September 1995. After “Baywatch,” ended, the actress continued to act in several films and television series. However, Donna went through turbulent times as well; she famously filed for bankruptcy at one point. She seems to have put her life back together now.

Michael Newman – Michael Newman

To a large extent, Michael Newman played himself on Baywatch. He was actually a lifeguard in real life too. After “Baywatch” ended, Michael spent the next 20 years working as a firefighter and lifeguard in Los Angeles. The man also enrolled himself at the University of California.

Lt. Stephanie Holden- Alexandra Paul

Alexandra Paul has been fortunate enough to bag regular appearances on TV since the end of the show. The actress has also starred in movies such as “The Frankenstein Brothers” and “What is the Electric Car?”.

Caroline Holden- Yasmine Bleeth

After the end of Baywatch, Yasmine Bleeth’s career took a dive into non-existence. She also had several run-ins with the law enforcers. The actress was infamously apprehended for drugs in the mid-2000s.

Garner Ellerbee- Gregory Alan Williams

In addition to starring in Baywatch, Gregory Alan has also carved a name for himself as an author. The man famously wrote a book about the 1992 Los Angeles riots that chronicled his own experiences during that turbulent time in LA.

Hobie Buchannon- Jeremy Jackson

Jeremy Jackson stuck to his passion and continued acting post “Baywatch.” He was most notably seen starring in the TV series, DTLA, as “Kevin” in 2012.

Summer Quinn- Nicole Eggert

After her stint in Baywatch, Nicole Eggert went on to star in a number of TV movies including Where’s the Love, Heartbreakers, Holiday Switch and others.

Craig Pomeroy- Parker Stevenson

Craig Pomeroy wouldn’t achieve the same amount of success he attained during his days on Baywatch, but he has managed to appear in smaller productions including television shows like Logmire, Legend of the Seeker, A Christmas Reunion and more.

Neely- Gena Lee Nolin

Gena Lee Nolin spent a long period of time on “The Price is Right,” before eventually returning to the franchise for a series of TV movies. Her role in Baywatch won her plenty of admirers.

Jason Loane- Jason Momoa

Jason Momoa’s career looks promising, to say the least. He reappeared in a big way when he starred as Khal Drogo on the first season of “Game of Thrones.” The man is also set to appear as Aquaman in his own “Aqua man” feature film slated for release in 2018.

Leigh Dwyer- Brande Roderick

Since her Baywatch days, Leigh Dwyer has appeared in a handful of movies including 2004’s Starsky & Hutch. She has also become a staple of reality television, having appeared on a season of “The Apprentice” as well.

Lt. Taylor Walsh- Angelica Bridges

Angelica Bridges doesn’t seem to mind bouncing between television and film roles. After the end of Baywatch, she went on to star in films like “Mystery Men” and also had a long recurring role on the famous daytime soap opera, “Days of Our Lives.”

Eddie Kramer- Billy Warlock

Billy Warlock left “Baywatch” after season three to pursue greener pastures. Luckily, he managed to land big roles on both “Days of Our Lives” and “General Hospital.” Billy continues acting to this day.

Shauni McClain – Erika Eleniak

Erika Eleniak famously appeared in the 1993 movie, The Beverly Hillbillies, as Ellie May Clampett. The actress has also managed to bag the role of the titular character in a film called, Marilyn Monroe Back?. The movie is slated for release in 2016.

Manny Guiterrez – Jose Solano

After his days on Baywatch were numbered, the actor went on to star in numerous movies such as Curse of Alcatraz, Last Day on Earth, Purgatory and more!

Jena Avid – Krista Allen

Krista Allen has established herself as the queen of B-movie. The actress most famously appeared as herself in the documentary series, “Project Greenlight,” which itself was the brainchild of Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.

Captain Don Thorpe – Monte Markham

Monte Markham shows no signs of slowing down anytime soon. The man has been going strong on full throttle since the end of “Baywatch.” The man has no less than seven different movies scheduled for release in 2016 and 2017.