Robin Arcuri nicknamed "RA" is an Italian American supermodel and actor. Whether you're talking about her body of work as an actress,supermodel, cover girl, activist, or, yes, her actual body, the bestword to describe Robin Arcuri is "passion. "From the time she burst onto the Hollywood scene as a teen sensationfrom Huntington Beach, California, Robin Arcuri took on every turn inher career with steely-eyed zeal and passion. She has taken her 5'6"(34D-26-34) natural athletic frame from beauty pageants to fashionrunways world wide, from the small and big screen to Capitol Hill.
Passion has been what has driven the success of Robin Arcuri. Andpassion is what shows in her work. Arcuri, was discovered when, at theage of 13, she placed runner-up in the Miss Teen California Pageant. Her natural beauty and fervent eyes caught the attention of modelingand talent agencies. Nearly overnight, Robin Arcuri became a sensation.
Over her career, Robin has posed for such notables as Maybelline,Emanuel Ungaro, Teen, Vogue, Glamour, Orange Coast, Muscle & Fitness,Shape, Business Week, Cover Models, and Cosmopolitan. Arcuri's passion next took her to fashion runways throughout the world. Told by many that, at 5'6", she was too short to make it in the roughand tumble world of fashion modeling only motivated Robin to search forsuch new success. Her natural beauty and athletic build trumped herdiminutive frame and clients in the high fashion and fitness marketssoon followed. Arcuri became a main stay in fashion print, runway,editorial, catalog, print, swim wear, and fitness apparel.
Whilewalking the runway she knew she was fighting for a good cause. Thatcause was for the industry to stop promoting and using anorexic models. She led by example as she maintained what is now accepted - a fit andhealthy physique. Her example would later serve as a guide for teenmodel hopefuls to follow. Over the years, her interest in culturaldiversity has motivated her to model overseas where she appeared on therunways in Germany, Spain, Portugal, Morocco, and Mexico.
In Japan,while modeling for MAD (Models Against Drugs) she learned how to speakthe Japanese language of Nihongo. While in film school at CSUF she met Illusionist 'Shahrooz Mystere' andbegan assisting him in performing at the Magic Castle in Los Angelesand The Comedy and Magic Club in Hermosa Beach, California. A small,but fun stage for the young model. Later, through the contacts she hadmade in modeling, Robin got the attention of television executives and,in 1992, made her small screen debut in Miracle Beach as Miss Germany. To date, her television resume includes a guest appearance with RickDees on Into the Night as well as a cameo appearance in season three ofHBO's hit series Entourage (Adios, Amigos).
Arcuri's diverse talentmade her a natural for TV commercials and she has appeared in ads forMountain Dew, L'Oreal, Evian, Body Glove, Associates National Bank,Badger, and Budweiser. Television led to movies. In 2007, she landed asmall role in Ripple Effect. As Arcuri matured in age, she did so as well in life. As an adult, shehas decided to use her number one asset - her passion - to speak out oncauses in which she believes.
Most notably, Arcuri has become arecognized spokesperson several animal rights organizations, appearingon Capitol Hill for rallies with other activists and Members ofCongress. She is a supporter of ASAP, Blind Start Of America,Compassionate Care ALS, the Gavin R. Stevens Foundation, Toys For TotsFoundation, the American Cancer Society, Half The Sky, andEntertainment Industry Foundation for women with cancer to name a few. On April 26, 2011 Arcuri received an award from the city of RedondoBeach for her participation in cleaning up the King Harbor fishdie-off. Arcuri has on numerous occasions expressed that she feels shehas a philanthropic duty to those less fortunate and that is exactlywhat drives her to success.
|1||Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Collection 1995-1999||1999||as Herself|
|2||Universal Soldier: The Return||1999||as Waitress|
|3||The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson||2005||as Herself 'Brooks and Dunn' video|
|4||Babewatch 12||2000||as Herself|
|5||Bikini Bash||2001||as Herself|
|6||Miracle Beach||1992||as Miss Germany|
|7||Miss Teen USA Pageant||1996||as Herself|
|8||Movin G||2007||as Jackie|
|9||Radioactive Dreams||1985||as Jennifer|
|10||Ripple Effect||2007||as Andrea|
|11||Dead Mans Walk||1996||as Waitress|
|13||Into the Night with Rick Dees||1990||as Herself|
|14||Walker, Texas Ranger||1993||as Go Go Dancer|