Karen McDougal is an American actress and model. In the late ’90s, she became known for her appearances in Playboy Magazine. She was also named Playmate of the Year in 1998. She later became the first woman to be featured on the cover of Men’s Fitness magazine. McDougal has also ventured into acting. In 2001, she starred in the film The Arena where she played the role of a slave turned female gladiator. She went on to have a couple of cameo appearances in the movies Charlie’s Angels, Grind, The Girl Next Door and Raising Helen, among others. She has also made one-episode appearances on such TV shows as Anger Management and The O’Reilly Factor.