Welcome to the official website for Actress, Model, and Humanitarian Tami Erin. Tami is best known and loved in 18 languages worldwide as “Pippi Longstocking”, star of the Columbia Pictures movie. After starting her acting and modeling career at 8 years old with Elite Model Management, she won the title role of “Pippi Longstocking” out of over 8,000 young actresses worldwide for her dynamic talents including acting, singing, dancing, gymnastics/tumbling and horseback riding stunts. Highlights included Royal World Premieres in Tokyo, Japan where Tami Erin was the special guest of the Princess Nori of Japan, as well as in Stockholm, Sweden as the special guest of King Karl and Queen Sylvia.
As an international Actress, Model and United Nations Ambassador for UNICEF, Tami Erin has traveled to 14 countries and over 35 states in the US.
Tami Erin served as a United Nations Ambassador for UNICEF, speaking in multiple countries on behalf of the United Nations about the hunger, education and wartime issues children face globally. Highlights included speaking at the United Nations on World Children’s Day to the delegates of over 100 countries. Other UNICEF Ambassadors include Angelina Jolie, Celine Dion, Selena Gomez and David Beckham.
Tami Erin has trained at some of the most prestigious acting institutes in the country, including the AFI/American Film Institute (Clint Eastwood, Francis Ford Coppola and Martin Scorsese), with
world-renowned Actor/Acting Coach Jeff Corey, Founder of The Actor’s Lab (Jack Nicholson, Dustin Hoffman, Jane Fonda, and James Dean among many others), as well as with Molly McCarthy of Lee Strasberg’s Actors Studio in NYC (Marilyn Monroe, Al Pacino, Uma Thurman and Robert De Niro).
Tami Erin has worked with leading Hollywood Directors including Ken Annakin (Disney Legend, Disney Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient, and director of over 40 movies), Dennis Dugan (I Now
Pronounce You Chuck and Larry, You Don’t Mess With The Zohan, and The Benchwarmers) and Matthew Rolston (America’s Next Top Model, Madonna: The Video Collection, L’Oréal, and Miley Cyrus “The Climb”). Additionally, she has worked with actors including Sylvester Stallone (Rocky, Rambo, and Antz), Dick Van Patten (Eight Is Enough, 7th Heaven, and Touched By An Angel) and Natasha Henstridge (Species, The Whole Nine Yards, and Bounce), among many others.
Her humanitarian pursuits have revealed her longtime commitment to children worldwide. Her proudest moments were serving as a United Nations Ambassador as well as her charity work with Create Now, where Tami Erin co-designed a line of “Pippi Longstocking” inspired apparel sold in Europe, Japan and throughout the US, with 100% of the profits benefitting Create Now. Create Now has a number of amazing supporters, including Oprah Winfrey’s Angel Network, Global Exchange, and countless celebrities. Tami Erin also supports The Eve Branson Foundation, Babes In Toyland, The Susan G Koman Foundation, Best Friends Animal Society, The Make A Wish Foundation, Red Cross, Buddhabark, and Hearts, along with numerous others.
MEDIA COLLAGE HIGHLIGHTED:
MOVIES, TV & RADIO
BBC – British Broadcasting Television (England)
CBS Television Studios
E! Entertainment Television
Good Morning America
The Today Show
Walt Disney Pictures
Abraham & Straus
Carefree Sugarless Gum
Morgan Le Faye
Silver Oaks Cellars
Texas Instruments Computers
Trivial Pursuit Board Game
Trivial Pursuit Millennium Edition
MAGAZINES & NEWSPAPERS
Bel Air Magazine
Dallas Morning News
Los Angeles Times
National Geographic World
New York Post
New York Times
San Francisco Chronicle
TOP Magazine Italy
*Countless Magazines & Newspapers Worldwide