Carly Waddell has been an on-air talent for many years. Beginning as an off-broadway actress, she later progressed her musical career through her participation in numerous reality TV shows. A finalist on “The Dating Game,” Carly appeared on “Survivor” and “The Weakest Link.” Her filmography has also included “A Fish called Wanda,” and “When Harry Met Sally.”
A first timer in the competitive world of show business, Carly entered The Voice Minority Woman contest during season two, and finished in fourth place. Following her victory, Carly received a call from lip sync talent Adele Stanek regarding a chance to audition for “American Idol,” which she did in the second episode. Her experience on “The Voice” propelled her to a second chance on “American Idol” as a third contestant, and she ultimately competed in the show’s finale, where she narrowly missed winning.
Carly’s singing and acting chops have also made her a name in the world of fashion. She was a cast member of the hit television show “E.T.” She also became a singer for Fleetwood Mac and has since released several solo records.
Carly Waddell Measurements
|Figure Measurements||32-24-34 in|
|Body Size||34 inches|
|Bra Size||36B (US)|
|Waist Size||24 in / 61 cm|
|Hips Size||33 in / 86 cm|
|Height||5 ft 9 in / 174 cm|
|Weight||126 lb / 57 kg|
Carly first gained notice when “E.T.” was cancelled by MTV following its third season. Despite the cancellation, “E.T.” was a huge hit, and it earned Carly her second recording deal with Universal Records. Her third album, “Can’t Buy a Thrill,” would go on to sell over five million copies worldwide. It wasn’t long before Carly was signed to the popular Canadian rock band Wild Omen. Her musical career was on a steady rise, and in the end, Carly found success with the rock band “Viva La Vida.”
Throughout the years, Carly has maintained a high profile in the entertainment industry. She has been a guest host on numerous daytime talk shows, and she was even asked to be a contestant on “Flavor of Love.” Carly is currently married to musician and actor Rob Collins. In September, she was listed as one of the top 25 celebrities of all time. Her credits also include “Charmed” for FX, “Fantasy Island” for Disney, and she was also a contestant on” Survivor” during the 2021 season. Her appearance on “Survivor” earned her another six-episode stint, and she recently became an executive producer for the A&E reality series “The Amazing Race.”
As an actress, Carly has appeared in a number of notable films and TV shows. She currently has a recurring role on the series “Raising Helen.” She has also appeared in a number of commercials for brands such as Land Rover, Monster, and Geico. Her acting career has also led her to enter the world of singing, having released singles for artists such as Akon, Mos Def, and Reebok. Carly Waddell was born in Texarkana, Texas, and has been married to musician and actor Rob Collins since 2021.