Carré Otis

Carré Otis began her modeling career in 1983 at the age of 15 and, by age 18 was gracing the cover of the French edition of Elle magazine. Soon she was modeling for Guess jeans and Calvin Klein. She has also appeared in the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition and Playboy magazine. She had a tumultuous marriage with actor Mickey Rourke, with whom she appeared in two films, Wild Orchid and Exit Red. Through it all, she battled substance abuse problems and an eating disorder. She is now an ambassador for the National Eating Disorder Association and continues to model. She discusses her quest to find balance in her book, Beauty, Disrupted, which will be published by HarperCollins.