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She made a name for herself as a Playboy model, a comedic actress, a best-selling author and an autism activist.
See how Jenny McCarthy's roles and romances have changed in Hollywood before she was named co-host of 'The View.'
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Jenny McCarthy and Carmen Electra "Singled Out" "Entourage" star Jeremy Piven at the "Seven Minutes in Heaven" room at SVEDKA Vodka's Anti-Valentine's Day Bash at AGENCY Boutique Nightclub in Los Angeles on Jan. 31, 2012.
McCarthy co-hosted the MTV dating competition series "Singled Out" with Chris Hardwick between 1995 and 1997, after which Electra took over until the show was canceled in 1998. The SVEDKA party was also attended by former "Bachelor" star Jake Pavelka and girlfriend Ashley Ann Vickers, as well as Adrianne Curry, who threw darts at a photo of her ex Christopher Knight, on SVEDKA's famous ex dart board
Jenny McCarthy defended her cousin, "Bridesmaids" and "Identity Thief" star Melissa McCarthy, in a new interview when asked about the criticism Melissa received about her weight by a movie critic.
In his review of the film "Identity Thief," New York Observer movie critic Rex Reed points out McCarthy's weight several times by calling her "a female hippo," "tractor-sized" and "a gimmick comedian who has devoted her short career to being obese and obnoxious with equal success."
Jenny McCarthy kissed a sailor and turned it up to 11 to ring in 2013 while co-hosting "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve."
The 40-year-old TV personality had joked about her 2012 dating attempts during the ABC special and asked viewers to vote online for the type of person she should kiss at midnight -- a New York City firefighter, a member of the U.S. military or an "average Joe." Reps for the show also promoted the poll on Twitter and Facebook.
Jenny McCarthy poses in a bikini and shows off her abs in a recent photo shoot for SHAPE magazine, which features her on the cover of the January / February 2013 issue.
This marks the second time the TV host, who turned 40 in November, graces the cover of the health and fitness publication since May 2009. McCarthy, a single mother of a 10-year-old son, has also posed for Playboy six times.
Newly single Jenny McCarthy was seen partying away in Las Vegas on Friday, August 17.
The 39-year-old actress was spotted with her sister and some friends at Mirage's 1 OAK Nightclub, according to People magazine. When asked about the split, McCarthy reportedly said "I'm good."
Jenny McCarthy, 39, recently posed nude for Playboy and graces the cover of the magazine for the sixth time.
The TV host, who was named Playmate of the Year in 1994, is featured in the July/August 2012 issue, which hits stores on June 29. An 8-page nude pictorial of McCarthy, shot by photographer Steve Shaw, is included inside.
Jenny McCarthy's career seems to have come full circle - returning to her roots with a Playboy pictorial and a dating show.
McCarthy, who got her start appearing in Playboy in 1993, said she would like to pose naked in the magazine one last time before she turns 40 in November. She got her wish and will appear nude in the July 2012 issue of the men's magazine.
Jim Carrey is upset over Jenny McCarthy's claims that the actor abandoned her 10-year-old autistic son Evan after their split in 2010.
"I will always do what I believe is in the best interest of Evan's well being," Carrey said in a statement, responding to McCarthy's criticism. "It's unfortunate that Evan's privacy is not being considered. I love Evan very much and will miss him always."
Jenny McCarthy confirmed she is dating Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher, following months of speculation.
"I can confirm that yes it's true, we are dating," McCarthy told reporters at the Generation Rescue autism charity event on May 24, according to NBC. "Go Bears, that's all I can say."
Jenny McCarthy has kept quiet about rumors she is dating Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher but when she recently talked to reporters about a new series she's hosting, McCarthy did tease that there might be someone special in her life.
"I'm interested in someone," McCarthy reportedly told journalists on April 18 when asked if she is seeing anyone, according to People magazine. The comedian and actress was promoting the NBC competition series "Love in the Wild" in Pasadena, California.
Is Jenny McCarthy dating Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher?
A video of a couple resembling the 39-year-old actress, TV host and former Playboy Playmate and the 33-year-old NFL star leaving a Los Angeles restaurant and entering the back seat of a black SUV, driven by another man, was posted on TMZ on Wednesday. McCarthy's spokesperson had no immediate comment. As of Thursday morning, neither she nor Urlacher have addressed the matter.