Nina Carter

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Nina Carter
Born (1952-10-04) 4 October 1952 (age 62)
Solihull, Warwickshire, England
Ethnicity English
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)

Nina Carter (born Penelope Jane Mallet[1] on 4 October 1952) is an English former 1970s Page 3 girl and occasional singer. She currently runs an image consultancy and works as a life coach.[2]


Carter had a cameo in the movie An American Werewolf in London featuring in a television advertisement for a kiss-and-tell article ('The Naked Truth About Naughty Nina') in The News of The World prior to David's first 'transformation' into the titular beast.[3] She formed a musical duo, Blonde on Blonde, with Jilly Johnson which was successful in Japan.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Carter married former Yes keyboard player Rick Wakeman in 1984, and they divorced in 2004. Carter has two children with Wakeman: Jemma Kiera (b. 1983) and Oscar (b. 1986). Having overcome drug addiction and anorexia, she now runs her own image consultancy and life coach business. She married plastic surgeon Douglas Harrison in June 2010.[2]


  1. ^ Wakeman 1995, p. 170.
  2. ^ a b Todd, Ben (12 June 2010). "The Page 3 girls and their pals...40 years on: Nina Carter celebrates hen party". Daily Mail (London). 
  3. ^ Bruce G. Hallenbeck (2009). Comedy-Horror Films: A Chronological History, 1914-2008. McFarland. p. 120. ISBN 978-0-7864-3332-2. 
  4. ^ Michael Cable (Sep 4, 1978), "The girl they call The Body", Evening Times: 14–15 

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