Tawny Kitaen

Birth Day August 5th, 1961
Birth Place San Diego, California
Age 62 Years Old
Zodiac Sign Leo

An American actress, model, and media personality, Tawny Kitaen was famous for being one of the casts of the sixth edition of the VH1 reality television show "The Surreal Life" (2006) as well as appeared in the VH1 reality TV show "Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew" (2008) and the season 4 episode 12 of "Botched". she was the best know for starring role in the film and other TV series such as "Witchboard", "The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik-Yak", "Malibu", "California Girls", "Three of Hearts", "Dead Tides", " After Midnight", "To Tell the Truth", "Hercules in the underworld", "Hercules and the Circle of Fire" and much more.

What is Tawny Kitaen famous for?

As a model, Tawny Kitaen appeared in the television commercial for Jack LaLanne's European Health Spas in 1980. She appeared on the cover of Ratt's debut EP "Ratt", and the band's debut Atlantic studio album "Out of the Cellar". She made her professional acting debut in the 1983 film "Malibu". She featured in several music videos including "Here I Go Again", "Still of the Night", "Is This Love", "The Deeper the Love", "Back for More". At the age of 14, she went to her first rock concert where she saw Peter Frampton at Balboa Stadium. She also had recurring parts of "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys and co-hosted "America's Funniest People" (1992 to 1994).

Tawny Kitaen Biography

Tawny Kitaen opened her eyes for the very first time on 5 August 1951 with the real name of Julie Ellen "Tawny" Kitaen. She took birth in San Diego, California, the United States which was her birthplace, and grew up too. She holds an American nationality and she came from a mixed ethnic background of Ashkenazi, English, and Scottish. Similarly, her religious belief was in the Jewish religion, and white was her race. Leo was her horoscope sign and she lastly celebrated her 59th birthday.
Tawny Kitaen was born to Linda Kitaen (Mother), a housewife and one-time beauty pageant participant, and Terry Kitaen (Father), an employee of a neon sign company. She has two siblings.
About Tawny Kitaen's education, she dropped out of Mission Bay High School.  

Tawny Kitaen Husband & Daughter

At the age of 59 years old, Tawny Kitaen was single at the time of her death. Previously, she had dated Ratt guitarist Robbin Crosby and O.J. Simpson. Her sexual orientation was straight.
Moreover, Tawny Kitaen was married to Whitesnake singer David Coverdale in 1989 and the couple divorced in 1991. Then, she was married to baseball player Chuck Finley on 17 February 1997 and welcomed two children: Wynter Finley (Born on 18 March 1993), & Raine Finley (Born on 1 June 1998). They got divorced on 4 April 2002.

Tawny Kitaen Net Worth 2021

Tawny Kitaen's net worth is estimated to have $5ooooo at the time of her death. Her major source of wealth was from an acting, and modeling career. She was living a cool lifestyle prior to her death.

Tawny Kitaen Body Measurement

A slim body builds, Tawny Kitaen had a perfect height of 5 feet 7 inches and her body weight was 55 Kg. She had a pair of dark brown eyes and her hair color was red. Further, her body measurement was 33-24-33 inches and her bra size was 34 B. She struggled with dyslexia and she had some excessive plastic surgery procedures.

What did Tawny Kitaen die from?

Tawny Kitaen passed away on 7th May 2021 at her home in Newport Beach, California. Her death was confirmed to The New York Times by her daughter, Wynter Finley, who told the paper that the cause of death was not immediately known.

A list of Tawny Kitaen Movies, TV Shows & Music Videos


  • 1984- "The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik-Yak", "Bachelor Party"
  • 1986- "Witchboard", "Crystal Heart", "Instant Justice"
  • 1987- "Happy Hour"
  • 1989- "White Hot"
  • 1993- "Three of Hearts"
  • 1996- "Playback"
  • 1997- "Dead Tides"
  • 2009- "Tom Cool"
  • 2011- "Here We Go Again"
  • 2014- "After Midnight"
  • 2015- "Come, Simi"

TV Shows

  • 1976- "To Tell the Truth"
  • 1983- "Malibu"
  • 1985- "California Girls"
  • 1986-1987- "Capitol"
  • 1987- "Glory Years"
  • 1989- "Santa Barbara", "Booker"
  • 1991- "They Come From Outer Space", "Veronica Clare", "Seinfeld"
  • 1991-1993- "The New WKRP in Cincinnati"
  • 1992-1994- "America's Funniest People"
  • 1992-1996- "Eek! The Cat"
  • 1994- "Married...With Children", "Hercules and the Circle of Fire", "Hercules in the Underworld", "Hercules in the Maze of the Minotaur"
  • 1995- "Burke's Law", "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys"
  • 1997- "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys"
  • 2006- "The Surreal Life"
  • 2011- "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation"
  • 2012- "Life@Large"
  • 2017- "Botched"

Music Videos

  • 1984- "Black for More"
  • 1987- "Still of the Night", "Here I Go Again", "Is This Love"
  • 1990- "The Deeper the Love" 

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