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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 (1993) 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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America's Next Top Model
America's Next Top Model Legendary Supermodel / Herself - Judge / Herself -Judge
Arizona Dream
Arizona Dream Millie
Thursday Dallas
Her Alibi
Her Alibi Nina Lonescu


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 2017 Bull (TV Series)
Nella Wester
- Dressed to Kill (2017) ... Nella Wester
 2016-2017 Nightcap (TV Series)
- Guest in a Snake (2017) ... Ana
- Go-Fund-Yourself (2017) ... Ana
- IBS-ISIS (2016) ... Ana
- The Horny Host (2016) ... Ana
- Mean Guest (2016) ... Ana
 2015 The Mysteries of Laura (TV Series)
Charlotte Bernice
- The Mystery of the Alluring Au Pair (2015) ... Charlotte Bernice
 2012 Jane by Design (TV Series)
Paulina Porizkova
- The End of the LIne (2012) ... Paulina Porizkova
 2010 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
Paulina Porizkova
- Chromolume No. 7 (2010) ... Paulina Porizkova
 2009-2010 As the World Turns (TV Series)
- 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 Au plus près du paradis
Mary Rafelson
 2001 Roomates
 2001 Dark Asylum
 2000 After the Rain
Ellen Maxfield
 2000 Talk to Me (TV Series)
- About Being Gay (2000) ... Teresa
 2000 Partners in Crime
Wallis P. Longsworth
 1998 Long Time Since
Diane Thwaite
 1998 Thursday
 1996 Female Perversions
Langley Flynn
 1995 Ned and Stacey (TV Series)
Alexa Miroslav
- Model Husband (1995) ... Alexa Miroslav (uncredited)
 1993 Arizona Dream
 1987 Anna
 1987 Saturday Night Live (TV Series)
- Bronson Pinchot/Paul Young/Buster Poindexter (1987) ... Various (uncredited)
 1984 The Cars: Drive (Video short)
 1984 Covergirl
 1983 Portfolio
Elite Model
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Other Works:

Music video: Appeared in The Cars "You Might Think" video. 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


5' 9½" (1.77 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 my breasts.


Was the object of adulation for Octavia St. Laurent, a black transsexual, in the cult documentary Paris Is Burning (1990), thus making her a cult within a cult. In insider circles it is considered her biggest claim to fame. See more »


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