- Birth name:
- Tatiana Josivovna Chernova Blacker
- Date of Birth:
- 11 February 1934 New York City, New York, USA
- 5' 8½" (1.74 m)
A former model and nightclub singer, red-haired beauty Tina Louise trained at the Actors Studio and the Neighborhood Playhouse. After her success in the Broadway musical "Li'l Abner", she went to Hollywood and played in a variety of films, but is best known for her comic turn as the sexy, Marilyn Monroe-ish stranded movie star Ginger in the long-running TV series "Gilligan's Island" (1964).