Facts of Carmen Electra
|Full Name||Carmen Electra|
|Birth Name||Tara Leigh Patrick|
|Profession||Singer; Actor; Model|
|Birth City||Sharonville, Ohio|
|Father Name||Harry Patrick|
|Mother Name||Patricia Patrick|
|Date of Birth||April 20,1972|
Carmen Electra is an internationally recognized model, actress, television personality, singer and dancer, who has worked in show business for more than 20 years. Her feature film credits include Epic Movie, Meet the Spartans, Date Movie etc.
Electra started her professional career as a dancer and slowly transitioned into the film and TV business. She was given her break into the acting and music industry by the late Prince.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Carmen Electra?
Carmen Electra’s net worth as of March 2020 is $16 Million. She earned this fortune primarily from a career in the entertainment industry.
After initially performing as a dancer on famous shows, she moved to Minneapolis and got a meeting with Prince, who launched her into the music industry by producing her debut album.
As an actor, she has earned a lot of money from her movies; in fact, her movies have regularly crossed the $2 million mark. A list of her box office collections is in the table below.
|Year||Box Office Collection||Source|
|2001||$19,900,000||Get Over It|
|$18,190,000||My Boss's Daughter|
|$170,270,000||Starsky and Hutch|
|2005||$129,180,000||Cheaper by the Dozen 2|
|2006||$178,260,000||Scary Movie 4|
|2007||$486,720||Full of It|
|$694,510||Christmas in Wonderland|
Like many stars, Electra has a house in Hollywood Hills. The house has 5 bedrooms and 5 baths and is spread over 3,852 sq. ft.
She bought the property in 2016 and pair around $2.1 Million for it. The home features like a fireplace, a glass wine tower and an oasis.
She once flipped a house in the same area, Hollywood Hills. She bought the 5,255 square-foot home for around $2.685 million in 2014 and sold it for around $2.699 million in 2015.
Before this, she had a house in the Benedict Canyon area of Beverly Hills that she sold for $3.75 million. The property was bought by a secret buyer who later flipped it for $4.8 million.
Electra’s film career started in 1997 when she had a minor role in the film American Vampire. The same year she also appeared in Good Burger. She worked on Starstruck and The Chosen One: Legend of the Raven in 1998.
Then after a few roles in minor films, she worked on her first major film, Scary Movie, in 2000. A year later, in 2001, she played extra roles in Sol Goode, Perfume, and Get Over It.
She reprised her role in the Scary Movie franchise in 2006’s Scary Movie 4. Some of her other well-known films include Disaster Movie, Oy Vey! My Son Is Gay!!, 2-Headed Shark Attack etc.
As a multimillionaire celeb, Electra has used her fame and fortune for charitable causes. Some of the charities she has worked with are Ronald McDonald House Charities, The HollyRod Foundation, The Rescue Train, The Trevor Project, Until There's a Cure, WomenHeart etc.
She has also worked to support children who have suffered from abuse and abandonment. Similarly, she also supports foundations fighting against Parkinson's disease.
Carmen Electra was born Tara Leigh Patrick on April 20, 1972, in Sharonville, Ohio, the U.S to Patricia Patrick and Harry Patrick. She went to Ann Weigel Elementary School and later attended School for Creative and Performing Arts.
She is of mixed ethnicity and has Dutch, English, German, and Irish heritage. She also had a sister named Debbie Patrick and has a brother Rod Mark.
As per online sources, she is currently single as of March 2020. Before this, was dating Rob Patterson. Their relationship started from 2008 to 2012).