Pamela Anderson has a body of work that encompasses entertainment and activism. She is an international icon who uses her status to help make the world a better place.
Pamela proclaimed the Playboy Mansion was her university. She was exposed to everything important there. Intellectuals and artists – promoting a free thinking lifestyle that ignited her. Hefner says Pamela is the DNA of Playboy - and put her on the cover a record 14 times, including the magazine’s final cover January 2016.
Pamela’s 1st television role was playing Lisa, the Tool Time Girl on ABC’s hit sitcom “Home Improvement”. She became a global icon starring as "CJ" in the internationally successful series “Baywatch” and went on to star in and produce her own national/international television series as Val in “V.I.P.” Pamela makes a cameo appearance in the new Baywatch film starring The Rock and Zac Efron, out in May 2017.
Passions for art, love and activism
Her passion has always been art, love and activism, Pamela’s courage, compassion and empathy combined with her worldwide popularity, has made her a powerful voice for the planet, for the animals and for humanity. As a board member of PETA she was and is instrumental in many successful campaigns.
She chair’s the board of directors of The Sea Shepherd Conservation Society which helps to further her mission to maintain the biodiversity of the ocean. She is on the Russian council of IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare) and has spoken on its behalf at both Capitol Hill and the Kremlin.
She joins forces with her friend and mentor, Dame Vivienne Westwood as often as possible, supporting Climate Revolution - defending culture and the human experience along with environmental rights and awareness. She supports The Courage Foundation which defends whistle blowers - Ed Snowden, Chelsea Manning and Julian Assange. She has been a distinguished speaker at both Oxford and Cambridge in regards to activism and making love.
She promotes freedom of information, education and Justice for the vulnerable, for all living beings on the Planet - exposing the hardships of women and children in difficult surroundings. She has visited a number of refugee camps around the world and also visited and supported orphanages in both Haiti and Russia.
She has supported the National Domestic Violence Hotline for many years while The Pamela Anderson Foundation (www.pamelaandersonfoundation.org), boldly supports organizations and individuals that stand on the front lines, risking their lives in the protection of human, animal, and environmental rights - including lending her voice and the foundation's support to Polaris - fighting international human trafficking.
On Learning and creating
Anderson is committed to all her causes and applies everything she learns to everything she does. She is an advocate for women and children and has been speaking out about the dangers of desensitization. She encourages empathy - she believes how we are taught to treat animals as children- can be an indicator of how we will treat people as adults. A need for early education.
She is calling for a Sensual Revolution while writing her book “The Sensual Revolution” with Rabbi Shmuley Boteach. Her hobby is writing and illustrating erotic short stories and poetry, having passionately written for many years. She is also designing a line of glamorous Eco Fur coats in Russia.
On Family and home
She is the mother to two boys, an avid art collector and friend to the art community. Her sons Brandon Lee (20) an Actor, and Dylan Lee (19) a Musician independently study and pursue their dreams while also are blessed to be traveling the world modelling and meeting up with Mom in interesting places around the world. Europe and Canada is where she is spending most of her time as of late - renting out her beachfront home in Malibu so that she can dedicated her time and resources full time to the causes she believes in around the world.