Brooke Burke-Charvet

Brooke Burke-Charvet

Active - 2004 - 2004  |   Born - Sep 8, 1971 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States  |   Genres - Comedy, Health & Fitness, Drama

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A star known for projecting a substantial amount of exotic glamour (the result of combined French, Portuguese, and Irish ancestry), Brooke Burke parlayed that look into a lucrative career emceeing programs for the E! entertainment network. The Tucson, AZ, native maintained a particularly high profile on that station's travel series Wild On..., while also posing for countless modeling shots, calendars, and swimsuit covers. She was the subject of Red Shoe Diaries creator Zalman King's 2002 biographical portrait Barely Brooke, played a small role in the 2004 Ben Stiller comedy Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, and the following year pooled her resources with those of reality TV giant Mark Burnett to co-host the competitive reality series Rock Star: INXS (2005) and the follow-up season, Rock Star: Supernova (2006), opposite Dave Navarro.


  • Hosted Wild On (1999-2002) and cohosted Rock Star: INXS with Dave Navarro of Jane's Addiction and Red Hot Chili Peppers.
  • Has worked as a lingerie and swimwear model, and posed nude for Playboy in 2001.
  • Has her own swimwear line, Barely Brooke.
  • Played herself in Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story, and had roles in The Hazing and Knuckle Sandwich.
  • Is the celebrity host in the People and Places category in the video game Trivial Pursuit Unhinged.
  • Won Season 7 of Dancing with the Stars with partner Derek Hough.
  • Released a memoir on motherhood, entitled The Naked Mom: A Modern Mom's Fearless Revelations, Savvy Advice and Soulful Reflections, in 2011.