Real Name: Tracey
Date of Birth: 6th November 1975
Occupation: Full-time Model
Star sign: Scorpio
Vital Statistics: 32d-25-36
Hair: Natural colour is brown. Blonde at the moment - changes all
Favourite Food: Anything Italian
Favourite Drink: Red wine
Favourite Clothes Shop: All of them! (Favourites include Diesel
and William Hunt)
Most Embarrassing Moment: Getting undressed before realising the
window cleaner was there!
The original Lara, is a digital character, unable to leave the
confines of the electronic world. So to involve her even more with
her fans and expose her to the world in the flesh a human stand-in
was needed. There have been several models who all did a great job
at playing and looking the part, but this latest beauty is the cream
of the crop. Her tall, busty figure, athletic build and European
accent make her the perfect 'real-life Lara'.
The previous Lara Croft model Nell McAndrew is in
Playboy for August (8/99).
Core, the producer of the popular game «Tomb Raider» had to take
Playboy to court to prevent a unwanted connection between Lara Croft
and the nudie magazine Playboy.
Lara Croft has in three editions of the bestseller game «Tomb Raider»
been synonym with big tits, though in her digital form she is not
Playboy wanted to publish her as just that with the former Lara
Croft model Nell McAndrew. The British High Court ruled that the
Playboy could not use the Tomb Raider connection with Nell McAndrew,
and that these pictures where harmful for Core and for the game.
Further, the judge barred the magazine from using the Tomb Raider
logo next to nude pictures of a model. Core have told, according
to BBC, that Playboy did not get any permission to use their logo,
but the magazine wanted to do as they pleased anyway. Playboy was
ruled to cover up both the front page and inside the magazine with
Core also alleged that Playboy (who have been on their high morale
horse in other connections) had breached its copyright, a charge
that will be decided at a later hearing. The ruling came after Core
claimed that Croft's image would suffer by association with Playboy.
That's also bad news to all models who have been nude in Playboy
and later have wanted to be play the fictional star of the game
in the forthcoming movie. In fact it could be said that any connection
with Playboy is the worst thing a model could do for a future in