Brande Nicole Roderick was born on 13 June 1974, in Novato, California USA, and is a model and actress, probably best known for appearing in the television series “Baywatch” and in Playboy.
So just how rich is Brande Roderick now? According to sources, Roderick has collected a net worth of over $2 million, as of early 2017. Her wealth has been accumulated trough her involvement in the entertainment industry, as well as through her modeling career and her business ventures.
Brande Roderick Net Worth $2 million
Roderick attended Santa Rosa Junior College in Sonoma County, California. She made her foray into television in 1998, landing a minor role in the series “Beverly Hills, 90210”, then expanded her range into films the same year, appearing in “Beach Movie”, “Sheer Passion”, “Life of a Gigolo” and “Club Wild Side 2”. By the end of the decade she had made appearances in television series such as “Love Boat: The Next Wave” and in the film “Stripper Wives” – paving her way to recognition, her net worth began to increase.
Roderick’s big break came in 2000, when she joined the cast of the popular NBC action drama series “Baywatch”, portraying the lives of Los Angeles County Lifeguards, landing one of the leading roles as lifeguard Leigh Dyer, which brought the actress her first taste of fame. She remained on the show through its second season until 2001. Aside from making her famous, the show also enabled Roderick to earn good money towards her net worth.
Brande got another big opportunity in 2000, when Playboy magazine chose her as Playmate of the Month for the April issue, and the following year she became the Playmate of the Year. Her popularity skyrocketed after this, and her net worth greatly improved.
Opportunities continued to come Roderick’s way. In 2003 she reprized her role of Dyer in the television film “Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding”, and starred as Sally in the Bollywood film “Out of Control”. The following year she played Heather in the semi-comedy film “Starsky & Hutch”, and went on to appear in series such as “The Daily Habit” and “Joey” in 2005. A year later she landed the role of Tiffany in Snoop Dogg’s comedy/horror film “Hood of Horror”, and continued to land film parts in the following years, such as in “Bunny Whipped”, “The Nanny Diaries”, “Toxic” and “Let Go”. All contributed to her wealth.
Roderick’s most recent involvement on the small screen was the recurring role of Donna Wolf in the series “Four Kings” in 2016. The same year she played Megan Bench in the comedy drama film “Anderson Bench”. Her most recent film appearance was in the 2017 film “One Month Out”, which is currently in post-production.
In the meantime, Roderick had other stints on television. She served as a celebrity contestant in the CBS series “Gameshow Marathon” in 2006, then participated in the reality game show “Celebrity Apprentice”. Around the same time she hosted the Playboy TV reality competition “Playboy Shootout”, and later served as one of the hosts of the Aces & Angels Super Bowl XLVI Party in Indianapolis, Indiana, reinforcing her popularity status and further increasing her wealth.
Aside from her career in the entertainment industry, Roderick has also been involved in other ventures. She has owned a social networking website called FinanciallyHung.com, and has shared a partnership in the Italian designer shoe label Pantofola d’Oro with Adam Levine from the band Maroon 5, which has served as another source of her net worth.
When it comes to her private life, Roderick has been married to former NFL linebacker Glenn Cadrez since 2007. The couple has two children, and the family resides in Los Angeles, California.
She is in India on November 21st 2003 to attend the premiere of her BollyWood movie, Out of Control (2003). [November 2003]
She joined the TV Guide station [March 2004]
Gave birth to her first child at age 35, a son Keaton Roderick-Cadrez on March 4, 2010. Child's father is her husband, Glenn Cadrez. And a second son Kannon Cadrez on June 17, 2011. Child's father is Glenn Cadrez.
Ranked as #96 in FHM's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005" special supplement. (2005)
Playboy Playmate of the Year 2001
Playboy Playmate of the Month April 2000
Varsity cheerleader in high school.
To date, Brande is the first Baywatch (1989) cast member that is a PMOY (Playmate of the Year). Other Playboy centerfolds that have made the transition from Playboy centerfold to a Baywatch (1989) cast member include Erika Eleniak, Pamela Anderson and Marliece Andrada.
Has two tattoos: a rose on her ankle and a rose on her belly