Pamela Anderson is known for roles in TV shows including Baywatch and Home Improvement. She has enjoyed a career spanning more than 30 years.
Pamela was born in Ladysmith, Canada, on July 1, 1967.
She first drew attention with a number of appearances in Playboy magazine.
In February 1990, she was picked as Playmate of the Month which saw her fame continue to soar.
Her various magazine appearances led her to hold the record of the model with the highest number of Playboy covers.
In total, she fronted 15 magazines and was reportedly paid around £20,000 for her most recent cover.
While the magazine fees are likely to have added to her fortune, the keen activist reportedly donated some of her earnings to animal rights charities.
As well as her modelling work, the mother-of-two has added to her wealth as an actress.
She starred alongside Tim Allen in the first two series of Home Improvements.
Pamela made a guest appearance in Bigg Boss, India’s version of Big Brother, in 2004.
During the three day stint, she was reportedly paid nearly £500,000.
The 54-year-old has also competed in Dancing with the Stars and ITV’s Dancing on Ice.
Pamela was thought to earn £150,000 for competing in the ITV show.