List of Playboy Playmates of 2008

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The following is a list of Playboy Playmates of 2008. Playboy magazine names their Playmate of the Month each month throughout the year.

January[edit]

Sandra Nilsson
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Nilsson in January 2008
Personal details
Born (1986-02-17) 17 February 1986 (age 28)
Ystad, Sweden[1]
Measurements Bust: 35 C
Waist: 26
Hips: 35
Height 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)
Weight 123 lb (56 kg; 8.8 st)

Sandra Nilsson (born 17 February 1986 in Ystad, Sweden) is a Swedish model who is the Playboy Playmate of the Month for January 2008.[2]

February[edit]

Michelle McLaughlin
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Personal details
Born (1986-06-19) June 19, 1986 (age 28)[3]
Redwood City, California
Measurements Bust: 34C
Waist: 24
Hips: 35
Height 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)
Weight 115 lb (52 kg; 8.2 st)

Michelle McLaughlin (born June 19, 1986) is Playboy's Playmate of the Month for February 2008. She married sports reporter and former baseball player F. P. Santangelo.[4]


March[edit]

Main article: Ida Ljungqvist
Ida Ljungqvist
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Ida Ljungqvist attending Glamourcon #50, Long Beach, CA on November 13, 2010
Playmate of the Year
2009
Preceded by Jayde Nicole
Succeeded by Hope Dworaczyk
Personal details
Born (1981-09-27) 27 September 1981 (age 33)
Tanzania[5]
Measurements Bust: 32D[5]
Waist: 21
Hips: 35
Height 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 m)[5]
Weight 108 lb (49 kg; 7.7 st)

Ida Ljungqvist (born September 27, 1981) is a Tanzanian-Swedish model. She is Playboy's Playmate of the Month for March 2008 and the 2009 Playmate of the Year.[5] She is the first African-born and second Swedish model to be named a Playmate of the Year.[6]


April[edit]

Regina Deutinger
Personal details
Born (1982-09-17) 17 September 1982 (age 32)
Munich, West Germany
Measurements Bust: 37 in (94 cm) E
Waist: 25 in (64 cm)
Hips: 37 in (94 cm)
Height 5 feet 9 inches (1.75 m)
Weight 127 lb (58 kg; 9.1 st)

Regina Deutinger (born 17 September 1982 in Munich, West Germany) is a German model and is the Playboy Playmate of the Month for April 2008. She was also Playmate of the Month for the German edition of Playboy in October 2006,[7] known as the "Oktoberfest" (or "Wiesn") playmate.[8]

May[edit]

AJ Alexander
Personal details
Born (1980-09-16) September 16, 1980 (age 34)
Evansville, Indiana[9]
Measurements Bust: 32C[9]
Waist: 24"
Hips: 35"
Height 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)[9]
Weight 113 lb (51 kg; 8.1 st)

Official website

Amanda Jane Herrmann[10](born September 16, 1980) is an American model and actress, better known by her stage name, AJ Alexander. She is the Playmate of the Month for the May 2008 issue of Playboy magazine.[9] She made her film debut in the comedy The Pool Boys, in which she played a deaf DJ.[11]


June[edit]

Juliette Fretté
Personal details
Born (1983-12-25) December 25, 1983 (age 30)
Santa Clara, California, United States[12]
Measurements Bust: 34 in (86 cm) D[12]
Waist: 25 in (64 cm)
Hips: 36 in (91 cm)
Height 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)[12]
Weight 120 lb (54 kg; 8.6 st)[13]

Official website
Main article: Juliette Fretté

Juliette Rose Fretté (born December 25, 1983)[13] is an American artist, writer, and model. Fretté is the Playmate of the Month for the June 2008 issue of Playboy magazine, and wrote the article text that accompanied her pictures.[14][15] She first posed for Playboy's October 2005 pictorial, "Girls of the Pac-10". In 2006 she was featured in the Playboy Cyber Club as a Coed of the Week (January) and Coed of the Month (March) under the name "Juliette Rose". She has written commentary for Music and Literature Review, Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art, Playboy, and the Huffington Post.[16]


July[edit]

Laura Croft
Personal details
Born (1983-01-30) January 30, 1983 (age 31)[17]
Jacksonville, Florida[17]
Measurements Bust: 34C[17]
Waist: 24
Hips: 34
Height 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)[17]
Weight 117 pounds (53 kg)
Main article: Laura Croft
Not to be confused with Lara Croft, the protagonist of the Tomb Raider series.

Laura Croft (born January 30, 1983) is an American model. She is the Playmate of the Month for the July 2008 issue of Playboy magazine.[18]


August[edit]

Kayla Collins
Personal details
Born (1987-04-01) April 1, 1987 (age 27)
Reading, Pennsylvania[19]
Measurements Bust: 34"[19]
Waist: 24"
Hips: 34"
Height 5 feet 2 inches (1.57 m)[19]
Weight 105 lb (48 kg; 7.5 st)

Official website

Kayla Collins (born April 1, 1987 in Reading, Pennsylvania[19]) is a model. She is the Playmate of the Month for the August 2008 issue of Playboy magazine. She has appeared on several reality television programs, including a regular stint on the ITV reality show 10th Series of the UK version of I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here.[20][21]

Kayla Collins is an entrepreneur who plans on developing a business dedicated to highlighting the mental and physical benefits of yoga. “I basically want to introduce more people to yoga and have more people understand how amazing it is," she once explained. "I guess I have a few different things in mind, but I’m very entrepreneurial. I have that kind of spirit. I went to school for business marketing.” [22]


September[edit]

Valerie Mason
Personal details
Born (1988-01-29) January 29, 1988 (age 26)
Monroe, Louisiana, US[23]
Measurements Bust: 34 in (86 cm) D[23]
Waist: 25 in (64 cm)
Hips: 36 in (91 cm)
Height 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m)[23]
Weight 115 lb (52 kg; 8.2 st)

Official website

Valerie Denise Mason (born January 29, 1988 in Monroe, Louisiana) is an American model. She is Playboy's September 2008 Playmate of the Month.[23]


October[edit]

Kelly Carrington
Kelly Carrington 2011.jpeg
Personal details
Born (1986-06-24) June 24, 1986 (age 28)
White Plains, New York[24]
Measurements Bust: 34 in (86 cm) C[24]
Waist: 24 in (61 cm)
Hips: 34 in (86 cm)
Height 5 feet 5 inches (1.65 m)[24]
Weight 115 lb (52 kg; 8.2 st)

Kelly Carrington (born June 24, 1986) is a model. She is Playboy's October 2008 Playmate of the Month.[24] She was also featured on the cover of the same issue.[25] Her centerfold was photographed by Stephen Wayda.[24]


November[edit]

Grace Kim
Personal details
Born (1979-08-20) August 20, 1979 (age 35)
Los Angeles, California[26]
Measurements Bust: 36C[26]
Waist: 21
Hips: 32
Height 5 feet 1 inch (1.55 m)[26]
Weight 108 pounds (49 kg)

Grace Kim (born August 20, 1979 in Los Angeles, CA) is an American model. She is Playboy's November 2008 Playmate of the Month. Prior to becoming a Playmate, she wrote promotional copy for the Guitar Hero video game series.[27]


December[edit]

Jennifer and Natalie Jo Campbell
Personal details
Born (1986-08-08) August 8, 1986 (age 28)
Greeley, Colorado[28]
Measurements Bust: 34"[28]
Waist: 25"
Hips: 35"
Height 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m)[28]
Weight 115 pounds (52 kg)

Jennifer and Natalie Jo Campbell (born August 8, 1986) are identical twin sisters and American models. They are Playboy's December 2008 Playmates of the Month[28][29] and the fifth set of Playmate twins.


See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Playmate Data Sheet, Playboy, January 2008
  2. ^ Playboy Enterprises
  3. ^ Playmate Data Sheet, Playboy February 2008
  4. ^ "Hometown report: F.P. lands on his feet at SportsNet". Retrieved April 26, 2010. [dead link]
  5. ^ a b c d "Playmate listing". Retrieved March 31, 2009. 
  6. ^ "Ida Ljungqyist is chosen Playmate of the Year". Vegas Deluxe. 2009-05-02. Retrieved 2009-05-03. 
  7. ^ "Regina, das Wiesn-Playmate". Bild (in German). September 14, 2006. Retrieved April 21, 2010. 
  8. ^ "Werde das neue Wiesn-Playmate". Bild (in German). July 21, 2009. Retrieved April 21, 2010. (reporting that being named a Wiesn playmate has been a major career springboard)
  9. ^ a b c d Freytag, Arny (Photographer) "All American AJ", Playboy, Vol. 55, Iss. 5, pg. 74-85, May 2008
  10. ^ Davis, Rich (2008-04-02). "Harrison grad is Miss May". Evansville Courier & Press. Retrieved 2008-04-04. 
  11. ^ "Savvy.com". Retrieved 2008-03-14. 
  12. ^ a b c "Playmate Data Sheet". Playboy. June 2008. 
  13. ^ a b "Playboy Playmates listing". Retrieved 2008-05-03. 
  14. ^ "Playboy". Playboy. June 2008. 
  15. ^ Unedited version of Juliette Fretté's Playboy article
  16. ^ "Juliette Fretté". Huffington Post. 
  17. ^ a b c d Pitzulo, C (July 2008). "Playboy". Journal of the history of sexuality (Playboy) 17 (2): 259–89. ISSN 1043-4070. PMID 19263603. 
  18. ^ "Playmates listing". Retrieved 2008-05-03. 
  19. ^ a b c d "Playmate Listing". Retrieved 2009-02-18. 
  20. ^ "Confirmed: Official 'I'm A Celeb' lineup". Retrieved 2010-11-14. 
  21. ^ "Kayla Collins IACGMOOH". Retrieved 2010-11-14. 
  22. ^ "Playmate Redux". http://www.playmates.com. 
  23. ^ a b c d "Playboy Playmates listing". Retrieved 2008-05-19. 
  24. ^ a b c d e "Playmate data". Retrieved February 7, 2010. 
  25. ^ Playboy (Playboy) 55 (10), October 2008: Cover, ISSN 0032-1478 
  26. ^ a b c Amazing Grace, Playboy (Playboy) 55 (11), November 2008: 90–100 
  27. ^ "Activison's Ex is Now Playboy's Miss November (And She Prefers Rock Band!)". Retrieved 2008-08-24. 
  28. ^ a b c d "Playboy Playmates listing". Retrieved 2008-10-11. 
  29. ^ "Playboy TV". Retrieved 2008-10-11.