But when viewers realized that this killer- with-a-killer body could actually act, the show. She was named one of Maxim's Hot 100, Playboy's. She became one of the world's most enduring iconic figures and is remembered both for her winsome embodiment of the Hollywood sex symbol and her tragic personal and professional struggles within the film industry. She attended the Professional Children's School in New York City.but they are for the most part uncredited extras. Actress Carmen Electra was born Tara Leigh Patrick on April 20, 1972 rmoan Sharonville, Ohio, to Patricia Rose Kincadea singer, and Harry Stanley Patrick, an entertainer and guitarist.