Jeana Keough

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Jeana Ellen Keough
Born Jeana Tomasino
(1955-09-18) September 18, 1955 (age 62)
Milwaukee, Wisconsin[1]
Nationality American
Occupation Television personality
Spouse(s) Matt Keough (m. 1984) (separated)
Children 3
Playboy centerfold appearance
November 1980
Preceded by Mardi Jacquet
Succeeded by Terri Welles
Personal details
Measurements Bust: 34"[1]
Waist: 23"
Hips: 33"
Height 5 ft 7 in (1.70 m)[1]
Weight 105 lb (48 kg; 7.5 st)

Jeana Tomasino was born on September 18, 1955 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.[1] Tomasino graduated from Whitnall High School located in Greenfield, Wisconsin in 1972. When she was younger, she worked as a model and actress, most famously in a number of videos for ZZ Top. Tomasino was also a Playboy magazine Playmate of the Month in November 1980.[2]

Tomasino currently goes by the name of Jeana Ellen Keough /ˌnə ˈk/ and is a real estate salesperson in Aliso Viejo, California.[3] She is also a former cast member of the reality show The Real Housewives of Orange County.


Tomasino is legally separated from her second husband Matt Keough, a second-generation major league baseball player, former pitcher for the Oakland Athletics and a special assistant to Oakland A's general manager.[4] The couple have three children: Shane, Kara and Colton. Their oldest son, Shane is a third-generation professional baseball player, having signed as a minor league outfielder in June 2006 with the Class A affiliate of the Oakland Athletics. Keough was released on July 2, 2010.[5] Daughter Kara married NFL Player Kyle Bosworth. [6]


Tomasino appeared in several movies and television shows in the mid-1980s. As an actress, she has been credited as Jeana Tomasina or Jeana Keough.

Playboy Playmate[edit]

Tomasino was Playboy magazine's Playmate of the Month in November 1980.[2] In 1983, she appeared in "Playboy Video Magazine, Vol. 4."[7] Keough still makes occasional promotional appearances for Playboy.

Music videos[edit]

Along with Danièle Arnaud and fellow Playmate Kymberly Herrin, Tomasino was one of the three muses in the ZZ Top music videos "Legs", "Sharp Dressed Man", "Gimme all Your Loving", and "Sleeping Bag".[8][9]

Reality television[edit]

As Jeana Keough, she is one of the original cast members of the reality show, The Real Housewives of Orange County, on the Bravo cable network.[10] In season five, she appeared as a regular cast member in three episodes.[11][12][13] Since departing as a full-time member Keough has appeared as a recurring cast member in season six[14] and has made multiple guest appearances in the later seasons.[15][16]

Keough was featured as a client on the Bravo series Thintervention with Jackie Warner.[17][18]


Year Title Role Notes
1980 Pink Lady Herself Episode #1.3
1983 T. J. Hooker Gloria Episode #3.10: "Blue Murder"
1984 The A-Team Denise Episode #3.1: "Bullets and Bikinis"
1984 St. Elsewhere Hawkin's Dream Episode #3.8: "Sweet Dreams"
1985 Cheers Becky Episode #3.15: "King of the Hill"
2006–present The Real Housewives of Orange County Herself Main cast (season 1–5), recurring (season 6), guest (season 7, 10–present)


Year Title Role Notes
1979 The Death of Ocean View Park as Jeana Tomasina
1979 The Capture of Bigfoot Dancer as Jeana Tomasina
1981 Lovely But Deadly Woman with Stuck Zipper as Jeana Tomasina
1981 History of the World, Part I Vestal Virgin as Jeana Tomasina
1981 Looker Suzy as Jeana Tomasina
1982 The Beach Girls Ducky as Jeana Tomasina
1982 Six Pack Lonnie as Jeana Tomasina
1983 Double Exposure Renee as Jeana Tomasina
1983 10 to Midnight Karen as Jeana Tomasina
1983 Off the Wall Mrs. Buck Banner as Jeana Tomasina
1984 Up the Creek Molly as Jeana Tomasina

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d "Playmate data". Retrieved 2009-01-22. 
  2. ^ a b Playmate Of The Month, Playboy
  3. ^ Jeana Keough Official Website Archived 2009-02-20 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ Slusser, Susan (February 14, 2006). "Matt Keough: A's special assistant to the GM". San Francisco Chronicle. 
  5. ^ Baseball Reference: Shane Keough
  6. ^ "'RHOC' Daughter Marries NFL Hunk". Huffington Post. February 10, 2014. 
  7. ^ "Jeana Keough of The Real Housewives of Orange County". Zimbio. August 31, 2009. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  8. ^ "'80s music video vixens: Where are they now?". Fox News. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  9. ^ Phull, Hardeep (November 15, 2013). "12 hot women who set MTV on fire". NY Post. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  10. ^ Jeana Keough Bio on Bravo Archived 2009-02-20 at the Wayback Machine.
  11. ^ "It Ends in Coto de Caza". Bravo. NBCUniversal. November 19, 2009. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  12. ^ Rocchio, Christopher (April 3, 2014). "'The Real Housewives of O.C.' to debut Nov. 5, Jeana Keough leaving". Reality TV World. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  13. ^ Cauley, Pat. "Throwback Thursday: Tamra Throws a Drink in Jeana's Face". Bravo. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  14. ^ Laudadio, Marisa. "Jeana Keough: My Life After the Real Housewives". Bravo. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  15. ^ Harnick, Chris (June 2, 2015). "The Real Housewives of Orange County Season 10 Will Have a Birth, Death and Everything in Between". E Online. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  16. ^ Solossi, Mary (June 20, 2016). "The Real Housewives of Orange County's Vicki Gunvalson talks season 11". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  17. ^ Chang, Richard (September 3, 2010). "'Housewife' Jeana Keough undergoes a 'Thintervention'". The Orange County Register. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  18. ^ Stein, Rachel (November 10, 2010). "Jeana Keough Reaps More 'Thintervention' Benefits: A Slimmer Family and a New Man". Bravo. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 

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