Pamela Anderson, the sex video that marked her life on fire and the series that forces her to relive that nightmare

February 5, 2022

Musician Tommy Lee and actress Pamela Anderson had a turbulent romance. She confessed that the drummer was her great love (AP)

Building a good image takes a lifetime, but destroying it takes only a few moments. say so Pamela Anderson, that from one minute to another he began to live a nightmare due to the leaking of a homemade porn video that the star of Baywatch starred alongside her then-husband, Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee. Once the video went viral, The scandal unleashed was of such magnitude that even today the actress continues to receive blows from those terrible days of the ’90s.

How did a scene as intimate as having sex in private manage to travel the world? The person in charge was Rand Gauthier, a former porn actor, carpenter, and disgruntled ex-employee who stole Tommy’s safe as an act of revenge: The musician had fired him without paying him for the hours of work and the material purchased. When Gauthier opened the box and found the sex tape, he knew he had found a way to “collect” what he owed.

With the treasure in his hands, the unfaithful former employee communicated with people in the porn industry in California and, although Internet use was not as common, the tape went around the world in just a few days.

Pamela and Tommy decided to record themselves while having sex aboard a yacht and save your home video to remember those wild honeymoon days.

The iconic image of Pamela Anderson with her red swimsuit in
The iconic image of Pamela Anderson in her red bathing suit in “Baywatch.” Photo by Fremantle Media/Shutterstock (834546cj) ‘Baywatch’ TV – 1992 – 1997 – Pamela Anderson as CJ Parker Fremantle Archive

The situation was devastating for the stunning blonde who shone on screen in her red swimsuit. “I was seven months pregnant with Dylan and I thought it was stress affecting the pregnancy and I said: ‘I’m not going to court anymore. I’m not going to be bait for these weird and horny lawyers anymore. I don’t want to talk about my vagina or my public sex anymore’”Anderson confessed at the time.

When the scandal broke, the protagonists tried to block the release of the video with a lawsuit against the distributor, Internet Entertainment Group. They had apparently reached a confidential agreement, but the recording was made public anyway. Four years later, the United States District Judge in Los Angeles, Dean Pregerson, granted the actress and the rocker a default judgment because IEG did not appear in court andHe compensated you with almost a million and a half dollars, the profit that IEG obtained from the sales of the tape.

After almost 30 years, Pamela relived the hell of those times. It is that on February 2 the first three episodes of “Pam & Tommy” on the platform Star+, where they portray the story of the already famous sex video. Actors Lily James Y Sebastian Stan they were chosen to embody the roles of Anderson and Lee.

“Pam & Tommy”, which premiered on February 2, focuses on the sex tape with her now ex-husband Tommy Lee.

Anderson did not want to know anything about going out to talk about the series, but a person close to Pamela did: “Having that tape stolen was a real violation. It was a very traumatic time in his life. And it’s shocking that they’re now recreating it.” Unfortunately, 22 years have passed since that leak and no one has apologized to those affected. Especially Pamela. And he added that:“She deserves a level of respect. She is a human being and a mother. There’s a sense of hypocrisy about it. It is his life and he should be able to decide whether to become a commodity for public consumption trusted-. That was a very traumatic time in his life. He is a very good person and I think that everything what he always wanted was to get married, have a partner and have a good life.”

the australian Craig Gillespie, responsible for the first three episodes, approached the subject with un mix de drama, thriller and black comedy. “I liked the idea that we were all going to go into this series with some biases, things you know. I think a lot of people are going to approach it with the feeling that it’s going to be something superficial, an entertainment. But you get hooked on the characters and you embark on an emotional journey with them,” he described to the Spanish newspaper. The country.

Lily James and Sebastian Stan play Pam & Tommy in Craig Gillespie's new series.
Lily James and Sebastian Stan play Pam & Tommy in Craig Gillespie’s new series.

For the director, the most important thing was to capture on the screen the most human side of the protagonists. “They had a life of excesses at that time, they fell in love in four days in Mexico. As much as possible, he wanted to keep things realistic, down to earth, so we could understand their humanity and their enthusiasm for each other.”

Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee met on New Year’s Eve in 1994, where the musician went crazy for that woman, a true sex bomb, famous worldwide for the successful series of the moment. He followed her on a trip to Cancún without her permission, and three days after their first date, they were married in Mexico. Together they were the parents of Brandon Y Dylan.

Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee had an intense and toxic relationship and had two sons, Brandon and Dylan (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)
Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee had an intense and toxic relationship and had two sons, Brandon and Dylan (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, Inc)

But the video was not the only scandal in the troubled bond of marriage. Lee was arrested and sentenced to six months in prison for hitting the actress. and, according to those close to Pamela, the aggressions were a constant in the relationship, which culminated in 1998.

Despite their divorce, Anderson called Lee “the love of my life. There was Tommy and then there was no one else. We got off to a wild and crazy start that was too much for both of us,” the blonde admitted to the magazine. People 17 years later-. I had beautiful children with him. They they are grateful to have been born of true love”.

Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee, the truth behind the most famous video of the 90s

In 2008, Anderson and Lee supposedly got back together, the musician revealed to the magazine. Rolling Stone: “We’ve only tried 800 times: 801, here we go.” The peace did not last long and they parted ways again.

Already recovered from the pain that implies a separation, the ex-bunny Play Boy was engaged for a short time with the model Marcus Schenkenberg, in 2001, before marrying and divorcing Kid Rock, in 2006. But the actress still believed in love and a year later she married her old friend Rick Salomon, a union that was annulled a year later for fraud. In 2014, Anderson and Salomon bet on the couple again and they married a second time, before the actress filed for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences. Pamela received a million dollars as part of the settlement.

She was the bunny with the record for the most appearances in Playboy magazine: 14 covers and 15 photo sessions
She was the bunny with the record for the most appearances in Playboy magazine: 14 covers and 15 photo sessions

After a few years of ostracism, the actress trusted love again and resumed her love life with the French soccer player Adil Rami, 20 years younger than her.

Both in social networks and in public appearances it seemed that it was all love in the couple, but not all that glitters is gold. In June 2019, the ex-bunny published that she had been “Scam” by her boyfriend, whom she came to define as “Liar monster. It’s hard to accept. The last two years of my life have been a big lie. I was cheated They made me believe that we were living a great love? I’m devastated,” the actress posted on her Instagram account.

Anderson and soccer player Adil Rami.
Anderson and soccer player Adil Rami. “The last two years of my life have been a big lie. They deceived me,” the actress revealed. Spain: Lagencia Grosby

“He has tried everything. He has sent me flowers, letters, which I have not accepted. He came to my hotel and security took him away. I have a bodyguard because he scares me. He has hurt me and threatened me numerous times”, he added in his message in which revealed the footballer’s infidelity.

She was the bunny with the record for the most appearances in the renowned magazine Playboy: 14 covers and 15 photo sessions Y, as a kind of “fate”, she ended up meeting her future husband in the mansion Playboy, the producer Jon Peters.

Hefner (Hugh, the late founder of Playboy) loved her and saw her beauty. Pamela was a beautiful girl without makeup. She was very smart and talented”, Peters was honest and added that “I told her to get out of the de Playboy. ‘Focus on a serious career,’” but Anderson was determined to succeed as a bunny and she did it in spades.

Pamela Anderson and producer Jon Peters got married in secret.  The couple met at the Playboy Mansion and sealed their love in Malibu on January 20, 2020. Photo © 2020 x17/The Grosby Group
Pamela Anderson and producer Jon Peters got married in secret. The couple met at the Playboy Mansion and sealed their love in Malibu on January 20, 2020. Photo © 2020 x17/The Grosby Group

Unlike other of her scandalous weddings, the actress decided to perform an intimate and discreet ceremony to seal her love with Peters, on January 20, 2020, in Malibu, California. To tell what the union with Pamela meant for his life, he gave an interview to The Hollywood Reporter: Pamela makes me wild in a good way. It inspires me. I protect her and treat her the way she deserves to be treated. It still has to shine. There is much more to her than meets the eye. otherwise I wouldn’t love her so much.”. His loving wife responded with words that show the love he is experiencing: “Jon is the real ‘bad boy’ of Hollywood. I love him deeply as a family… We understand and respect each other. We love each other unconditionally, I am a lucky woman. Proof that God has a plan”.

Born on July 1, 1967, at 54 years old, it seems that God let go of the sex symbol’s hand, since she has been divorced for the fifth time. The actress decided to end a marriage with Peters, which lasted only 13 months. Eight months later he met Dan Hayhurst and was also married in an intimate ceremony at his home on Vancouver Island, Canada, on December 24, 2020. It didn’t last either. The separation was inevitable. Although the ex-bunny did not confirm anything, her relatives assured the magazine Rolling Stone that has already started to process the divorce in Canada, where the couple lived since the wedding.

Dan Hayhurst and Pamela Anderson, a couple that lasted as long as a sigh.
Dan Hayhurst and Pamela Anderson, a couple that lasted as long as a sigh.

The fifth wedding for both, but the experience lived in the fights of love was not enough to avoid the collapse. Twelve days after the wedding the couple decided to end their relationship. “I gave up everything for Pam. She owed $200,000 in bills and had no way to pay it. So I did it myself and this is the thanks I have received. There is no fool like an old fool”, he told the newspaper Page Six, upset after the disappointment caused by the actress.

“Dan turned out to be a jerk to Pamela”, said a person close to the couple. Things are not at all friendly between them, he didn’t treat her the way she wanted to be treated.”

Someday, perhaps, the ’90s sex bomb will find the man made for her.

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