After University she attended the two-year program at the Lee Strasberg Theater Institute. Carole modeled for Playboy Magazine, was Pet of the month in 1980 (under the name Tamara) and Pet of the Year runner-up for Penthouse Magazine in 1981. During that time, Carole sang in nightclubs and was a lingerie and bathing suit model for Playtex bras and La Perla. Carole modeled for over a hundred covers of romance novels as well as appearing and singing for commercials for Pepsi and Miller Beer. Carole Raphaelle Davis is an actress.
She has appeared in movies and television, notably, The Flamingo Kid, The Rapture, Mannequin, If Looks Could Kill and Live From Bagdhad. Her televison appearances include guest star roles on Sex and the City, Angel, My Wife and Kids, Star Treck Voyager, Bob Patterson, Almost Perfect and 3rd Rock From the Sun. The full list of credits is on [IMDB.com] . As a singer/song-writer and recording artist, Carole was signed to Warner Brother records in 1989. Her record “Heart of Gold” was produced by Nile Rodgers.
Her single “Serious Money” was a Dance hit and the video was number one on BET. She toured Europe and Asia and performed in clubs throughout the U.S. Carole wrote the song “Slow Love” with Prince for his Grammy Award winning album “Sign O’ the Times.” She recorded her own version of the song for Warner Brothers records. She subsequently left Warners in 1993 and moved to Atlantic Records, where she self-produced and wrote the album “I’m No Angel.” As a song-writer, Carole made a publishing deal, signing with MCA.
She was signed to Sony France for Europe. Carole Raphaelle Davis is also a writer. Carole wrote a series of articles on anti-Semitism in Europe for The Jewish Journal. As a novelist, she is the author of “The Diary of Jinky, Dog of a Hollywood Wife” (Andrews McMeel Publishing), a non-fiction humor book about Hollywood excess and human status anxiety written from the point of view of a death-row dog. She is an investigative journalist for American Dog Magazine for which she has written a series of articles about cruelty in the pet trade.
She is a contributor to Animal Wellness Magazine, Paw Print Magazine, The Pet Press, FetchDog.com, Fido Friendly Magazine, The WEHO News and has appeared numerous times on CNN as an animal welfare contributor. Carole’s opinions have been published by the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times on animal protection issues in September, 2005 and May, 2006, respectively. Carole has an animal welfare column on Newsvine.com and is the author of the popular “Hollywood Dog Blog” at www.hollywooddog.blogspot.com. Read more on Last.fm.
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