Tawny Kitaen

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Tawny Kitaen Famous memorial

San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Death 7 May 2021 (aged 59)
Newport Beach, Orange County, California, USA
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 226615634 View Source

Actress. A voluptuous redhead, she will be remembered for her starring role in the cult film "The Perils of Gwendoline" (1984) and for playing Tom Hanks' fiancee in the picture "Bachelor Party" (1984). Born Julie Kitaen, she attended Mission Bay High School in San Diego, however she dropped out prior to graduation and earned a living as a model. She made an initial name for herself when she adorned the cover of the album "Out of the Cellar" (1983) for the rock group "RATT" in addition to appearing in a music video for the band. This led to her television debut with a minor role in the TV-Movie "Malibu" (1983). She went on to recurring roles in the soap operas "Capitol" (1986 to 1987) and "Santa Barbara" (1989). She will also be remembered for playing 'Mona Loveland' in "The New WKRP in Cincinnati" (1991 to 1993) and providing the voice of "Annabelle" in the animated series "Eek! The Cat" (1992 to 1995). She was married to former Major League Baseball Player Chuck Finley and rock musician David Coverdale, who she met while filming the "Whitesnake" video "Here I Go Again" (1987). She had battled substance abuse which was documented on the TV series "Celebrity Rehab with Doctor Drew" in 2008.

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  • Added: 8 May 2021
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Tawny Kitaen (5 Aug 1961–7 May 2021), Find a Grave Memorial ID 226615634, ; Maintained by Find a Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.