Brooke Burns is a 31 year old American actress and model that got into he world of modeling due to an accident. The Texas born stunner was a ballet dancer for 12 years until a skiing accident a the age of 15 resulted in a torn ACL. That injury forced her to turn her attention to modeling which resulted in work all over the wold. In 1998 she landed the role of Jessie Ownes on Baywatch and has appeared on a number of popular shows. She was married from 1999-2001 and has a daughter. In 2005 she broke her neck while diving into her pool an was saved by a friend who happened to be an e-firefighter. She now has a titanium fusion in her neck which is made up of a plate, rod, and ten screws.