Although not a Playboy Playmate, she has appeared in nude pictorials with her Girls Next Door co-stars and fellow Hefner girlfriends Holly Madison and Kendra Wilkinson.Bridget Marquardt, born Bridget Christina Sandmeier, was born in Tillamook, Oregon.She's currently launching several projects of her own, not to mention getting ready for her favorite holiday: Halloween (she's keeping mum on her costume for now! Recently, I had the chance to catch up with her in the midst of her promoting Durex's new "Get A Room" campaign.She was super chatty and definitely willing to share a little love insight:.true, it's that Bridget is indeed as sweet as the girl next door.She just happens to have a slightly less than conventional story: Back in the day, she went to L. (even though she was married at the time) to visit the mansion in hopes of becoming a Playmate.
last night at Cell Phones for Soldiers and Voli Light Vodkas' holiday party at Skybar in Hollywood. I'm happy for him if he's happy."Marquardt also confirmed the engaged couple's wedding date, which we reported on last week."And New Year's Eve is a romantic time to get married," she continued, adding, "It's a romantic holiday.
The trip turned into a three-day stay, and made Bridget decide she needed to move for good... A few months later, she was invited to stay at Hef's place, where she would spend the next seven and a half years, eventually rising into the spotlight as one of Hef's main ladies on . After her relationship with Hef ended, Bridget found love with director Nicholas Carpenter, whom she met, interestingly enough, at the mansion.
On one of his infamous movie nights, Hef was showing the 1939 classic, .
Shortly after her birth, Marquardt's mother moved the family back to California, where Marquardt was raised.
Her parents divorced when Marquardt was in the fifth grade.
She later took a graduate level course in broadcast journalism through UCLA Extension, which was depicted on the first season of The Girls Next Door, most notably when she had to be absent from her first Playboy shoot in order to take her final exam.