Carol Alt
International Supermodel, Actress, Entrepreneur, Raw-Food Enthusiast
Author and Host of a Healthy You & Carol Alt on Fox News
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Career Timeline Carol Alt

1979 Carol Alt

Carol lands her first job for Italian Harper's Bazaar. First airplane flight! The flight is to Italy for the Italian Fashion Collections for Italian Bazaar First ever cover - Italian Bazaar! First appearance in US Vogue. First contract as the Worldwide face of Lancôme.

1980 Carol Alt

First Harper's Bazaar cover. First Cosmopolitan cover sells out. Appears in the winter issue of Sports Illustrated. First of 11 Mademoiselle covers Life Magazine dubs Carol "The Next Million Dollar Face!" New face of Louis Feraud Fashions. Face of Albert Nippon Fashions. Face of Valentino Ads.

1981 Carol Alt

Carol's first appearance in SI's swimsuit issue. Fashion of the Times cover spurs industry to say Carol is the Media Darling! Carol becomes the first high fashion model to do fashion shows and she wins the CFDA's "Model of the Year" award.

1982 Carol Alt

Carol appears twice this year in Sports Illustrated! She appears in the Swimsuit issue and graces the February swim suit cover for SI's Winter Issue!
  • Capitol (TV Series) Carol Greschner

1983 Carol Alt

Carol does TV hosting for Fashion Avenue, the predecessor to MTV'S "House of Fashion". Carol gets her First Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Cover, Cult Film "Portfolio", shot by Universal Films.
  • CoverGirl picks Carol as its new face.

  • Carol also Models for Italian Fashion House Gucci.

  • Portfolio Elite Model

1984 Carol Alt

1984 GMA Fashion consultant. Carol is again in SI in her third of 9 appearances in the Swimsuit Issue First of 4 best selling posters comes out.

1985 Carol Alt

Bob Fosse picks Carol as Ursula in "Sweet Charity", to run in L.A. and San Francisco.

Carol is on the Tonight Show with Legendary Johnny Carson.

1986 Carol Alt

Carol is now semi-retired from modeling and acting full time. First European movie "Via Montenapoleone" debuts- and it is a HIT! Carol wins her first Telegatto for this movie. Shoots Virginia Slims campaign.
  • Via Montenapoleone Margherita

1987 Carol Alt

Carols second movie "My First 40 Years" debuts and is a HUGE hit! It also stars Eliot Gould. Cosmopolitan picks Carol to do the first celebrity exercise videos.
  • Moda Magazine picks Carol as the Actress of the Year and presents her with "New Actress" Oscar.

  • I miei primi 40 anni Marina

  • 1987 Houston Knights (TV Series)

  • Mirrors (1987)

1988 Carol Alt

Amaretto di Sarrono names their Liquor after Carol and she shoots a series of Ads called: Amaretto di Alt and Amaretto di Carol - First of 5 Carol Alt calendars sell out in September of '86 for '87. Wins second of three European Emmy's in May. Carol shoots her first American miniseries: "Vendetta" starring Eric Roberts, Eli Wallach and Burt Young. Carol shoots the film Vice for Life-the Rosanna Benzi Story.
  • Love for Life (TV Movie) Rosa
  • 1988 Treno di panna Marsha Mellows
  • 1988 Bye Bye Baby Sandra

1989 Carol Alt

GMC Advertising Campaign - "I don't like boxer shorts". Carol wins the Umbra Award for her movie "The Outsiders", where she played a kidnap victim. Also starring Michael Nouri, Rod Steiger and Philippe Noiret. Carol Shoots Vendetta II with Michael Ontkean. Carol is the 25th anniversary SI Swimsuit secondary cover.
  • La più bella del reame Marina Ripa di Meana
  • 1989 Mortacci Alma Rossetti

1990 Carol Alt

"Best" award given by Mont Blanc. Monte Carlo film festival wants to award Carol's movie, "A Vice for Life" with the Monte Carlo Film Festivle Award, but Carol cannot make it - thereby forfeiting the award. SI's 25th Anniversary issue- Carol's second cover is one of several covers appearing on the Issue

Alt went on without them to posters, workout videos in partnership with Cosmopolitan magazine, and numerous calendars; since then her posters and calendars have become the benchmark for any and every rising, young supermodel.
  • B.L. Stryker (TV Series) Tiger
  • Plates (1990) ... Tiger

1991 Carol Alt

Hanes contract - "Wait Until We Get Our Hands on You" Carol's movie "Vacation 90" produced by Di Laurentis wins the "Golden Box Office Ticket Award" for box office sales.
  • Bride of Violence (TV Movie) Nancy
  • Desert Law (TV Mini-Series) Catherine Sanders
  • Speaking of the Devil Veronica Flame
  • 1991 Miliardi\Millions Betta

1992 Carol Alt

Carol has her own line of Personal sunglasses named "Carol". Carol Shoots 4 more films this year.
  • Missione d'amore (TV Mini-Series) Stella
  • The Final Contract (TV Movie) Lidia
  • Beyond Justice Christine Sanders
  • Un orso chiamato Arturo Alice

1993 Carol Alt

Carol releases her first single - it becomes #1 in Germany. Her second single became the soundtrack for the movie "The Ref". The movie "Bye-Bye Baby" is Blockbuster's pick of the week.
  • Anni 90 - Parte II Barbara/Sally
  • Bride of Violence 2 (TV Movie) Nancy Pertinace
  • Thunder in Paradise (Video) Kelly LaRew

1994 Carol Alt

First American series, "Thunder in Paradise", goes #1 worldwide. Carol plays Anna Karenina in Anna The Great Fire.
  • Thunder in Paradise II (Video) Kelly LaRew
  • 1994 Thunder in Paradise (TV Series) Kelly LaRew
  • 1994 Ring of Steel Tanya

1995 Carol Alt

Playboy dubs Carol "Most beautiful woman in the world".
  • Thunder in Paradise Interactive (Video Game) Kelly LaRew
  • Baywatch Nights (TV Series) Cassidy
  • Pursuit (1995) ... Cassidy
  • Thunder in Paradise 3 (Video) Kelly LaRew
  • Il grande fuoco (TV Mini-Series) Anna Capilupi
  • Deadly Past Saundra

1996 Carol Alt

"Supermodels in the Rainforest" - tries to help save the Amazon. Carol Goes RAW!
  • Wings (TV Series) Tracy Hayes
  • The Lyin' King (1996) ... Tracy Hayes

1997 Carol Alt

"Private Parts" - Howard Stern's movie. Carol spends a year in Africa writing, producing and directing the children in the limited series called "Under the African sun"
  • Crackerjack 2 Dana Townsend
  • Private Parts Gloria

1998 Carol Alt

Carol shoots 2 more movies for American TV.
  • Catch Me If You Can (TV Movie) Trish Gannon
  • King of the Hill (TV Series) Marci
    • Peggy's Pageant Fever (1998) ... Marci (voice)
  • Storm Trooper (Video) Grace
  • The Protector Agent Monica McBride
  • Thinking About Africa (TV Series) Monica Marini

1999 Carol Alt

Carol's series "Amazon" written by Peter Benchley ("Jaws") becomes the #1 NEW DRAMATIC SERIES First "E! Celebrity Profile" special on Carol Alt Carol's face launches the new line of Zepter cosmetics-La Dansa.
  • Amazon (TV Series) Karen Oldham
  • Revelation Cindy Bolton
  • Diagnosis Murder (TV Series) GBS Exec Tanya Simone
  • Trash TV - Part Two (1999) ... GBS Exec Tanya Simone
  • Trash TV - Part One (1999) ... GBS Exec Tanya Simone

2000 Carol Alt

Carol signs a deal to be first celebrity spokesperson, marketing and development expert for QVC's "Le Mirador".

2001 Carol Alt

Carol stars in a movie with John Stamos.
  • My Best Friend's Wife Judy

2002 Carol Alt

The new film "Hitters" take the Film Festivals by storm.
  • Hitters Marie

2003 Carol Alt

"The Look" takes the Film Festivals by storm.
  • The Look Edy LaFontaine

2004 Carol Alt

First film for the Sci-Fi channel , SnakeHead Terror, becomes a success.
  • Snakehead Terror (TV Movie) Lori Dale

2005 Carol Alt

Carol's first book, "Eating in the Raw", is published by Random House/Clarkson Potter and becomes a USA Today's and Amazon Book's bestseller. Carol Shoots another Film for Si-Fi Channel Called "Swarmed". Carol also shoots a movie for LifeTime
  • Swarmed (TV Movie) Cristina Brown
  • My Daughters (TV Mini-Series) Ines(2007)
  • The Signs of the Cross Linda

2006 Carol Alt

Carol does 2 movies in Italy; Katerina e soui due Fili and Piper, while writing her second book on Raw Food nutrition.
  • Fatal Trust (TV Movie) Jessica
  • A Merry Little Christmas Irene Manning

2007 Carol Alt

Carol's new book, "The Raw 50", is published. Carol launches a line of cosmetics called Raw Essentials. Carol does great on the Celebrity Apprentice. Infomercial Host for Jack LaLanne's juicer.
  • Twisted Fortune Sadie
  • Piper (TV Movie) Marchesa Cafiero
  • National Lampoon's: Homo Erectus Queen Fallopia
  • Mattie Fresno and the Holoflux Universe Phoebe Lynn

2008 Carol Alt

The first of a new series of books entitled "This Year's Model" published by Harper Collins. Carol graces the cover of Playboy magazine.
  • The Man Who Came Back Angelique Paxton

2009 Carol Alt

Carol is out in the 8th week of Dancing with the Stars Italy. She shoots the sequel to her hit movie "Piper" with "Piper 2".
  • Piper - La serie (TV Series) Eleonora Cafiero

2010 Carol Alt

Carol Launches her Raw Essentials skincare line on HSN and The Shopping Channel in Canada.

2011 Carol Alt

To Rome with Love, Woody Allen's film with Alec Baldwin.
  • To Rome with Love Carol

2012 Carol Alt

Third book: "Easy Sexy Raw" is due in Spring; HBO documentary About Face; Easy Sexy Raw published in May. Sold her skincare line, Raw Essentials, and stayed on for one year as consultant.

    2013 Carol Alt

    • Carol joins the Fox News Channel network, and becomes the host of "A Healthy You & Carol Alt".
      • Carol sells her company, Raw Essentials

      2014 Carol Alt

      Carol continues to host Fox News Channel's "A Healthy You & Carol Alt". Carol does a cover and 5 page interview with Galore Magazine.

      2015 Carol Alt

      • Carol signs with Aerus Air (Electrolux) in September.
      • Carol continues to host A Healthy You on Fox
      • Fourth book: "A Healthy You" is released in late fall 2015. The book is based on Carol's Fox show A Healthy You.
      • Stealing Chanel (post-production) Evi
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