November 29, 2022

Kymberly Herrin, who performed the seductive “Dream Ghost” within the unique Ghostbusters film and starred within the music video for the ZZ Prime hit “Legs,” has died at age 65. The actress and onetime Playboy Playmate handed away peacefully at her dwelling in Santa Barbara, California, in accordance with her niece.

Whereas no explanation for dying has been revealed, an obituary within the Santa Barbara Information-Press asks that donations in Herrin’s reminiscence be made to the American Most cancers Society to assist analysis and remedy of breast most cancers.

Within the 1984 Ghostbusters movie, Herrin famously appeared as an apparition who seduces Dan Aykroyd’s character Ray Stantz. In an interview final 12 months with Polygon, Aykroyd recalled the scene, saying, “Sure, I keep in mind the girl who performed that. Her title was Kym Herrin, and he or she was a Playboy Playmate. She performed the ghost. Like, I want they’d let that scene go just a little longer.”

Among the many different notable movies Herrin appeared in are Romancing the Stone, Street Home and Beverly Hills Cop II. She was additionally Playboy‘s “Playmate of the Month” in March 1981.

For MTV viewers within the ’80s, she is finest often known as one of many video vixens within the clip for ZZ Prime’s “Legs.” Herrin stood out within the clip in a crimson prime and black mini skirt.

In 2013, the web site Noblemania caught up with Herrin, who talked about that she additionally appeared in ZZ Prime’s “Sleeping Bag” video, in addition to David Lee Roth’s “California Ladies” clip and the long-form KISS video Uncovered. She praised ZZ Prime’s Billy Gibbons as a “tremendous gentleman” and credited the “Legs” video with serving to her get found by film studios.

In line with the obituary, Herrin “cherished to journey and to sail. She lived aboard and sailed on a 75-foot yacht for a number of years.” She is survived by her mom, brother, and several other nieces and nephews.

Our condolences exit to Kymberly Herrin’s household and buddies. See the actress in her Ghostbusters scene and ZZ Prime’s “Legs” video under.

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