Victoria Silvstedt
Name: Victoria Silvstedt
Hobbies/Interests: horse riding, languages, singing, winter sports
Endorsements: Patron Spirits - Patron Tequila; Bridal Extravanganza

Karen Silvstedt is a Swedish model, Playboy Playmate of the Year, actress and singer. She is also a radio and TV hostess, a published singer, and a former national-level skier in Sweden.

Silvstedt was the first runner-up in the Miss Sweden pageant which was won by Johanna Lind. After losing that she was then signed by a Parisian modeling agent and began a career in high fashion, working for various companies including Chanel, Christian Dior, Loris Azzaro, Givenchy, Valentino, and Giorgio Armani.
After being approached by Hugh Hefner to be recruited as a Playboy centerfold, she appeared as the Playmate of the Month in the December 1996 issue of Playboy, and she was soon selected as the Playmate of the Year in 1997.

Silvstedt speaks fluent Swedish, French, English, and Italian.