Eleniak made her big screen debut as the little girl who kissed Henry Thomas
in a memorable scene from the classic film E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial. Following that, she made numerous appearances on the big and small screen before landing a breakout role in the action-adventure hit Under Siege, which was followed by the features The Beverly Hillbillies, in which she played Ellie May; Chasers, directed by and starring Dennis Hopper
; Tales from the Crypt: Bordello of Blood; Girl in a Cadillac; and A Pyromaniac's Love Story, with John Leguizamo
and Billy Baldwin.
Although remembered by many fans for the two years she starred in Baywatch, Eleniak has appeared in many popular television series, including a recurring role in the Steven Bochco drama Brooklyn South. She also appeared in the telefilm Aftershock for CBS, as well as the ABC movie One Hot Summer Night and NBC's 87th Precinct. She also starred in the television movies Daughters of Darkness, Best Intentions and Shattered Angels.
Eleniak most recently completed a string of independent films, including Shakedown, Betrayal and The Opponent.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2003.
Erika Eleniak Facts
|The Beverly Hillbillies|
|Baywatch Season 1|
|Baywatch Season 2|
|Tales From The Crypt|
|Tales From The Crypt: Bordello Of Blood|
|Baywatch Season 3|