Colleen Shannon

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Colleen Shannon
Colleen Shannon 2008.jpg
Colleen Shannon, 2008
Playboy centerfold appearance
January 2004
Preceded by Jaime Bergman
Succeeded by Dasha Astafieva
Personal details
Born Colleen Shannon
(1978-04-14) April 14, 1978 (age 36)
Arkansas, U.S.[1]
Measurements Bust: 34" C[1]
Waist: 25"
Hips: 34"
Height 5 ft 2 in (1.57 m)[1]
Weight 107 lb (49 kg; 7.6 st)

Official website

Colleen Shannon (born April 14, 1978)[1] is an American DJ, actress, and model known as is Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month for January 2004 and the magazine's 50th anniversary Playmate.[1]

Early life[edit]

Shannon was born in Arkansas[1] and was raised in Pelican, Alaska.[2] She attended high school in California.[3] She lives in Los Angeles, California.[4]

Career[edit]

Colleen Shannon was Playboy's 50th Anniversary Playmate in 2004.[5] She also was featured in Playboy videos.[3] Shannon is a disc jockey, using the tagline "the world's sexiest DJ."[4] She has performed with Snoop Dogg, Paul Oakenfold, and Funkmaster Flex.[2] Shannon has DJ'd at Harrah's Atlantic City,[6] the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tampa,[7] and LG Fashion Week.[8] Shannon has also performed internationally in Lebanon,[9] Abu Dhabi,[10] Sweden, Mexico, South Africa and elsewhere.[3]

She has appeared on How I Met Your Mother[2] and in Miss Cast Away and the Island Girls.[3] Shannon has also been featured in OK!, Maxim, and Loaded.[3]

Legal issues[edit]

She was arrested in August 2012 for smuggling her Canadian boyfriend, Robert Skojo, into the United States. He was smuggled over the border at the St. Regis Mohawk Reservation in New York. Shannon and Skojo were arrested at Fort Covington, New York. Shannon pleaded guilty, in June 2013, of illegally "transporting an alien." In October 2013 she was sentenced to four months in United States Federal Prison and to pay a $5,000 fine.[4]

Discography[edit]

Year Album Label Release Date
2010 Red Hot 2010 Sony Music Canada March 16, 2010

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f "Colleen Shannon". Retrieved September 26, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Playmates: Colleen Shannon". Playboy. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  3. ^ a b c d e Strobel, Mike. "Meet the World's Sexiest DJ". Columnists. Toronto Sun. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  4. ^ a b c "Former Playboy Playmate sentenced to four months in prison for smuggling convicted criminal boyfriend over border from Canada". Mail Online (London: Daily Mail). 29 October 2013. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  5. ^ Moye, David (17 August 2012). "Colleen Shannon, Playboy Playmate, Charged With Smuggling Man Into U.S. From Canada". Crime (Huffington Post). Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  6. ^ "DJ Colleen Shannon". Harrah's Resort Atlantic City. Caesars License Company. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  7. ^ "Photos: DJ Colleen Shannon tickles the Hard Rock pink". Soundcheck. Tampa Bay Times. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  8. ^ Gloria. "DJ Colleen Shannon shouts out for UB". Urbanebloc. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  9. ^ Ghalo, Jihad. "Colleen Shannon World's Sexiest DJ Live In Lebanon". Beirut Night Life. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 
  10. ^ "The World's Sexiest DJ, DJ Colleen Shannon". Event details. Platinum List. Retrieved 23 December 2013. 

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