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Paulina Porizkova


Paulina Porizkova was born on April 9, 1965 in Prostejov, Czechoslovakia as Pavlina Porizkova. She is an actress and director, known for America's Next Top Model (2003), Arizona Dream (1992) and Thursday (1998). She has been married to Ric Ocasek since August 23, 1989. They have two children. See full bio »
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 2009-2010 As the World Turns (TV Series)
Clarissa
- Episode #1.13685 (2010) ... Clarissa
- Episode #1.13684 (2010) ... Clarissa
- Episode #1.13683 (2010) ... Clarissa
- Episode #1.13679 (2010) ... Clarissa
- Episode #1.13644 (2009) ... Clarissa
 2004 Knots
Lily Kildear
 2003 Essential Music Videos: Hits of the '80s (Video short)
The Girl (segment "Drive")
 2002 People I Know
Dr. Anna Fahri
 2002 Nearest to Heaven
Mary Rafelson
 2001 Roomates
Eliza
 2001 Dark Asylum
Maggie
 2000 After the Rain
Ellen Maxfield
 2000 Talk to Me (TV Series)
Teresa
- About Being Gay (2000) ... Teresa
 2000 Partners in Crime
Wallis P. Longsworth
 1998 Long Time Since
Diane Thwaite
 1998 Thursday
Dallas
 1996 Female Perversions
Langley Flynn
 1995 Ned and Stacey (TV Series)
Alexa Miroslav
- Model Husband (1995) ... Alexa Miroslav (uncredited)
 1992 Arizona Dream
Millie
 1989 Her Alibi
Nina
 1987 Anna
Krystyna
 1987 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
Various
 1984 Covergirl
 1983 Portfolio
Elite Model
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Other Works:

Print ads: Estée Lauder's Future Perfect Micro-Targeted SkinGel. See more »

Publicity Listings:

8 Interviews | 12 Articles | 27 Pictorials | 57 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Paulina E. Poriskova | Paulina Porizkova-Otcasek | Pavlína Porízková

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't believe in dieting, because even when I gain a bit of weight, it always goes to just the right places...like my breasts.

Trivia:

When she was still a toddler, her parents fled Czechoslovakia and moved to Lund in Sweden. They left her under the care of her grandmother, believing she could be brought out later, which wasn't allowed by the Communist regime. Her mother then secretly returned to Czechoslovakia, but was detained by the police. When Swedish politician Olof Palme put pressure on the Czechoslovakian government, the... See more »

Trademark:

Towering height

Star Sign:

Aries

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