Tahnee Welch

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Tahnee Welch
Born Latanne Rene Welch
(1961-12-26) December 26, 1961 (age 53)
San Diego, California, U.S.
Years active 1971–2000
Partner(s) Jared Harris (1991–1996)

Tahnee Welch (born Latanne Rene Welch; December 26, 1961) is an American model and actress. She is the daughter of actress Raquel Welch.

Life and career[edit]

She was born in San Diego, California, the daughter of actress Raquel Welch and her first husband, James Welch.[1] She appeared in a 1967 photo with her mother in Ladies Home Journal.[2]

Her film career began in Italy starring opposite Virna Lisi. Returning to the U.S. she starred in Ron Howard's Cocoon and its sequel, Cocoon: The Return, in which she portrayed a beautiful alien.[3] Returning to Europe she continued working mostly in Italian and German film and television productions. She has also appeared in American independent pictures I Shot Andy Warhol, Sue, and Search and Destroy. She also portrayed the role of Catherine Powell in the 1996 video game Ripper.

Welch posed for a nude pictorial in the November 1995 edition of Playboy as well as posing in a handbra on its cover.[4][5] Welch appeared in American Vogue, Italian Vogue, British GQ, Interview, French Marie Claire, Italian Moda, and German Bunte magazines.



  1. ^ "Tahnee Welch - Biography - Movies & TV". The New York Times. 18 January 2007. Retrieved 24 April 2014. 
  2. ^ "Raquel & Tahnee Welch - Like Mother, Like Daughter". Ladies Home Journal. November 1967. 
  3. ^ "Character study: Kitty". The Rush. UGO Film and TV. 
  4. ^ "Tahnee Welch, Playboy November 1995" (PICTORIAL). Dian Parkinson Fansite with Pictures and Video. Retrieved 15 May 2014. 
  5. ^ Back to article Prev Next Back to article Prev Next (22 November 1995). "Playboy Cover (November 1995); Tahnee Welch, Raquel's Gorgeous Daughter". Guyism. Retrieved 24 April 2014. 

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