Whether it be seducing audiences through her curvaceous body, appearing in music videos, reality television or acting, Traci Bingham surely knows how to get her way.
Born on January 13, 1968 in North Cambridge, Massachusetts to Betty, a librarian and Lafayette Bingham, an aircraft technician, she is an American actress, model, and TV personality as well as activist. She did her graduation from Cambridge Rindge and Latin School in the year 1986.
Bingham started her acting career with minor roles. Apart from Baywatch, Bingham appeared includes the television series D.R.E.A.M. Team and Beverly Hills 90210 as well as a film Demon Knight. She has also played some roles in popular American sitcoms such as The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and Married… With Children. In the year 1991, Bingham featured in the video for “Good Vibrations” by Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch. After a gap of eight years, she made an appearance in a video for “I Really Like It” by Harlem World featuring Mase and Kelly Price. In the year 1998 of June, Bingham posed for a Babes of Baywatch pictorial in Playboy magazine.
Bingham has worked in various reality television programs. In the year 2004, she was cast in the second series of The Surreal Life. Her cast mates on the show included Ron Jeremy, Vanilla Ice, Erik Estrada, Tammy Faye Bakker and Trishelle Cannatella. After a couple of years, she went to England to take part in Celebrity Big Brother where she managed to make it to the top six contestants and was evicted only on the final night of the show. She chose the Families of SMA as the charity that received donation from her participation on the show since her niece had died from Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA). In the year 2007, Bingham appeared in VH1’s The Surreal Life: Fame Games and received a $100,000 grand prize. In the following year, she appeared on Fox Reality’s Gimme My Reality Show, where she competed with six more famous personalities to get her own reality show. In the year 2005, she was hired as the spokesmodel by Empire Poker, an online gambling portal that went out of business in 2006. In the year, 2008, Bingham had appeared on The 2008 World Magic Awards TV show.