Where Is She Now: Tami Erin (Actress) - Pippi Longstocking.
Name: Tami Erin
Born: July 8, 1974, Wheaton, Illinois
Claim To Fame: She is best known for her portrayal of Pippi Longstocking in the Columbia Pictures film The New Adventures of Pippi Longstocking.
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Info: Erin's career began at the age of eight when she
became a model with Elite Model Management, one of the world's biggest modeling agencies. She was part of many national and international modeling campaigns and commercials with Elite. She got her big break at age 11 when she was chosen for the role of Pippi Longstocking by
veteran director Ken Annakin.
She ended up on a press tour which began at the film's World Premiere in Tokyo, Japan and culminated with the Swedish Royal Premiere. She also embarked on a 13-city tour in the U.S., including appearances on Good Morning America, The Today Show, Entertainment Tonight and
Trivia: Was chosen for the title role of "Pippi
Longstocking" out of over 8,000 young actresses after a worldwide search by casting director Garrison True.
Is featured in the Trivial Pursuit board game and Trivial Pursuit Millenium Edition about having won the role of "Pippi Longstocking" out of over 8,000 hopefuls.
In October 2013, she sold a sex tape to a pornography
company, after she was unable to stop a former boyfriend
from releasing and profiting from it.
Where Is She Now: In 2011, Erin partnered with Create Now
and La Fine Clothing for a fundraising campaign. Tami and
La Fine Clothing co-designed a line of T-shirts sold in
Europe, Japan and the United States with 100% of the
profits benefitting Create Now.
Erin also heads the Pippi Clothing line and is an
ambassador for Hearts.com, an eco-fashion line of 2,000
artisans who recycle clothing and accessories for six
In 2013 Erin became an International Ambassador for
Hearts.com to raise funds for the IHeart Change program
for 6 international charities including Generosity
Water, Pencils of Promise, Eden Projects, International
Lifeline Fund, Free The Slaves, and Kili To Chili.
Write To Tami Erin:
Agent: Lynn Claxon
23 Grant Avenue 4th floor
San Francisco, CA 94108
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