Brande Nicole Roderick (born June 13, 1974) is an American model and actress known for her appearances in and Baywatch . In April 2000, she was selected as Playboy Playmate of the Month and then became the Playmate of the Year in 2001.
In 2000, Roderick starred as
Leigh Dyer in . In April 2000, she appeared in Baywatch magazine as Playboy Playmate of the Month. In 2001, Roderick became the Playmate of the Year. In 2003, she starred in the Bollywood movie , as the American wife of an Indian man (played by Out of Control Riteish Deshmukh) who, on a visit to India, gets pressured by his family into marrying an Indian girl.
Other recent film credits include,
, Starsky & Hutch Snoop Dogg's , Hood of Horror Club Wild Side 2 and . In addition, she has guest-starred in, The Nanny Diaries , Joey , The Parkers , Just Shoot Me! and Fear Factor . Beverly Hills, 90210 [2 ]
Appearances [ edit ]
Roderick is a "Girl of RPS" for the
USA Rock Paper Scissors League. In 2006, Roderick was one of six celebrity contestants on the [3 ] CBS summer series, . She was the runner-up to Gameshow Marathon Kathy Najimy. In 2009, she appeared in the second season of . Celebrity Apprentice Throughout the season, each celebrity raised money for a charity of his or her choice; Roderick selected the California Police Youth Charities. [4 ] On the second to last episode of Celebrity Apprentice 2, she was eliminated along with fellow contestant [5 ] Jesse James from the final four. [2 ]
In April 2009, Roderick served as host of the
reality competition on Playboy Shootout Playboy TV. [6 ]
In February of 2012, Roderick hosted the Aces & Angels Super Bowl XLVI Party in Indianapolis, Indiana alongside
Leeann Tweeden and Elaine Alden. In 2013 she returned in , with Celebrity Apprentice 6 All-Star Claudia Jordan and Dennis Rodman of season 2.
Ventures [ edit ]
As of 2008, Roderick had a networking company named Financially Hung.
[7 ] She described the company as being "like [8 ] MySpace for adults." [9 ]
Roderick runs the online fantasy gaming website
. She also has a business partnership with FantaZ Adam Levine of Maroon 5 in the Italian designer shoe label Pantofola d'Oro.
Personal life [ edit ]
Roderick was born in
Novato, California, and attended Santa Rosa Junior College. [1 ] In August 2006, she became engaged to [10 ] Glenn Cadrez, a former NFL linebacker who played 11 seasons for the Denver Broncos, the New York Jets and the Kansas City Chiefs. The couple married in June 2007 and had their first child in March 2010. [11 ] [12 ]
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