An American Playboy Playmate, a former model as well as an actress Erika Eleniak is mostly known for portraying her role as Shauni McClain in Baywatch. In addition to that, she has also starred in the movies such as The Blob, E.T.: The Extra- Terrestrial, The Beverly Hillbillies and Under Siege. She is the native of Glendale, California, United States of America. She came into this world on 29th September of the year 1969 which has now made her reach at the age of 46. She was born as the eldest child among the five children to their parents. Her other family members also include her three sisters and a brother.
Her father was born in Edmonton, Alberta and he is of Ukrainian descent whereas her mother belongs to Estonian and German ancestry. Her parents had already got divorced. Erika went to get her education from the Robert Fulton Junior High that is located in Van Nuys, Los Angeles. She also got enrolled at the Van Nuys High School and got graduated from there. She is a tall lady with the height of 5 feet and 6 inches that is 1.68 m. Although she is known by the name Erika Eleniak, as a child, she was named as Erika Maya Eleniak.
At the beginning of her career, Erika made her appearance as a model in July 1989 issue of Playboy Magazine in a pictorial along with a nautical theme. That same year, she had a recurring role on TV series known as Charles In Charge as the girlfriend of Charles, Stephanie Curtis. Additionally, she also won the role on Baywatch as the female lead Shauni McClain that she portrayed from 1989 till 1992. She then left the show after second episode of season 3. She had also played as Carrie who is the high school girlfriend of Jesse in One Last Kiss in 16th November 1990 episode of Full House.
A beautiful and talented actress Erika had already got married as well as divorced too. She was previously married to her then husband Philip Goglia. The couple exchanged their vows with each other on 22nd May 1998. But just after six years of their marriage, they got divorced due to some personal issues. She then started dating her boyfriend Roch Daigle, a key grip who used to work on the set of Sbowbound. She also purchased a home in Calgary where she lived with Roch. In 2005, she became pregnant but after six and half weeks into her term, her pregnancy was discovered to be ectopic that required emergency surgery later days which ended to miscarriage.
After that, she again became pregnant and she gave birth to her first child, a baby girl in January of 2006 whom she named as Indyanna. She may also be planning to have more children in her future. She has made her appearance in number of TV shows, series and movies which also include Broken Angel, Captive, Final Voyage, Second to Die, Christmas Rush, Charades, The Opponent, Chasers, Stealth Fighter, Meant to Be, Holiday Spin, Imps*, Betrayal and many more. Besides that, for more details regarding her bio, she can be followed in Twitter and Instagram.