Kelly Rohrbach

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Kelly Rohrbach
Born (1990-01-21) January 21, 1990 (age 29)[1]
NationalityAmerican
OccupationModel, actress
Years active2012–present
Modeling information
Height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Hair colorBlonde
Eye colorGreen
AgencyIMG Models (New York, Paris, Milan, London, Los Angeles)[2]

Kelly Rohrbach (born January 21, 1990) is an American model and actress. She is best known for her modeling work in Sports Illustrated and for her role as C.J. Parker in the reboot film Baywatch; her character initially made famous by fellow model Pamela Anderson in the original 1989 television series.

Early life and education[edit]

Rohrbach was born in New York City and raised in Greenwich, Connecticut.[3] She is the daughter of Anne (née Wholey) and Clay Rohrbach, a financier.[4][5] She attended Greenwich Academy. She played golf for Greenwich and earned an athletic scholarship to Georgetown University to play golf for the Georgetown Hoyas. She graduated from Georgetown in 2012 with a degree in theatre, and enrolled at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art to pursue acting.[6]

Career[edit]

Rohrbach had small roles in the TV series Two and a Half Men, The New Normal, Rizzoli & Isles, Broad City, and Rush.[6]

After working in Hollywood for two years, Rohrbach began modeling.[7] She appeared in Gap Inc.'s 2014 holiday marketing campaign[6] and for Old Navy denim in 2015.[8] She appeared in the 2015 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue, and was named its "Rookie of the Year".[9] She played C. J. Parker in the 2017 feature film Baywatch, which is based on the 1989–2001 TV series of the same name.[10]

Filmography[edit]

Film roles
Year Title Role Notes
2012 Wilt Beatrice
2015 My Last Film Ashley Short film
2016 Café Society Woman Uncredited
2017 Baywatch C.J. Parker
2018 Ocean's 8 Herself Cameo
2018 A Rainy Day in New York Post-production
Television roles
Year Title Role Notes
2013 The New Normal Amber Episode: "Dairy Queen"
2013 Two and a Half Men Amber Episode: "Big Episode: Someone Stole a Spoon"
2013–14 Rizzoli & Isles Officer Charlotte "Charlie" Hansen Guest role; 2 episodes
2013–15 The PET Squad Files Jayne Duncan Main role; 12 episodes
2014 Rush Young hottie Episode: "Pilot"
2014 Love is Relative Emily Television film
2015 Deadbeat Beth Episode: "The Unholy Trinity"
2016 Broad City Alice Ackerman Episode: "Philadelphia"
2017 Angie Tribeca Laura Ashley Episode: "License to Drill"

References[edit]

  1. ^ IMG Models (January 21, 2016). "HAPPY BIRTHDAY, @kelly_rohrbach! 🎉🎈". Twitter. Retrieved March 20, 2016.
  2. ^ "IMG Models - Portfolio". IMG Models. Retrieved May 23, 2017.
  3. ^ Bhattacharji, Alex. "Kelly Rohrbach: 'I don't feel any shyness - it's the California girl in me'".
  4. ^ "Wholey's granddaughter in running for SI's swimsuit 'Rookie of the Year'".
  5. ^ Lawson, Richard. "Leonardo DiCaprio's Girlfriend Is Basically Perfect".
  6. ^ a b c Sands, Nicole (June 11, 2015). "5 Things You Need to Know About Kelly Rohrbach". People.
  7. ^ Rutherford, Chrissy (February 20, 2015). "Model Kelly Rohrbach Interview - Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Model Kelly Rohrbach". Harper's Bazaar.
  8. ^ Hendrix, Kelsey (February 24, 2015). "Rookie Kelly Rohrbach goes to 'couples therapy' for Old Navy". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved January 5, 2016.
  9. ^ Gray, Andy (March 1, 2015). "Kelly Rohrbach Wins 2015 SI Swimsuit Rookie of the Year Award". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved January 5, 2016.
  10. ^ Falcone, Dana Rose. "Kelly Rohrbach joins cast of Baywatch movie in Pamela Anderson role". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved January 5, 2016.

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