Brandy Ledford: What happened to the Baywatch Star and Penthouse Legend?

What's the 90s icon been up to?

Brandy Ledford
Brandy Ledford The Penthouse legend

Back in the early 90s, Penthouse was the biggest glamour magazine in the world, and Brandy Ledford was its biggest star.

The model received the esteemed title of “Pet of the Year” 1992, and she was one of the most desired women in Hollywood.

Ledford was known for her full frontal shoots with the magazine, and her frequently NSFW modelling career continued going from strength to strength throughout the decade.

She also moved into acting in 1993, after landing a small role as ‘Fiber Op Girl’ alongside Sylvester Stallone, Wesley Snipes and Sandra Bullock in Demolition Man.

 

It would lead to roles in US TV, and in pulled on a yellow swimsuit to star as Dawn Masterton in Baywatch Hawaii. She starred alongside the likes of Simmone Jade Mackinnon, Stacy Kamano, Brooke Burns and of course David Hasselhoff from 1999 to 2000.

Her other big TV roles came in the form of cult favourite sci-fi series Andromeda from 2004-2005, as well as The Invisible Man and Whistler.

However, many telly fans will be familiar with her cameo in Modern Family. The actress made a very memorable appearance as Phil Dun sexy neighbour Desiree on the hit comedy back in 2009, and although she’s yet to return to the show, wouldn’t it be great to see her return soon?

Her most recent acting credit came in a 2013 episode of NCIS: Los Angeles, four years after her cameo in Modern Family.

She’s been out of the limelight ever since then, but loaded reckons it’s high time for a comeback, don’t you?

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Loaded staff writer Harry Fletcher has covered news, sport and entertainment for several major websites across the UK. Follow him on Twitter at @Harry__Fletcher.