Beth Ostrosky Stern is an American model, actor, animal rights activist, and author. She was born in Pittsburgh but later moved to New York to begin her career as a model. She bagged some lucrative assignments as a lingerie model. She appeared on the cover of FHM magazine and was featured on Maxim's Hot 100 list. Her first film role was in the 1996 film Flirting with Disaster. She has also appeared in the movie Whipped and the series All My Children among other screen projects. Following the death of her pet bulldog Bianca in 2012, Beth became a volunteer for North Shore Animal League America, a no-kill animal shelter. Beth has now opened her home for foster cats and works actively to get them adopted. She also uses her Instagram account for this purpose. She has also authored several books. She and her husband, radio personality Howard Stern, now live on Long Island and co-own two more homes.