This is a list of the characters in the TV series Baywatch and Baywatch: Hawaii.
|Character||Actor ||Pilot||Baywatch||Baywatch: Hawaii||Reunion|
|Mitch Buchannon||David Hasselhoff||Main||Does not appear||Main|
|Craig Pomeroy||Parker Stevenson||Main||Does not appear||Recurring||Does not appear|
|Jill Riley||Shawn Weatherly||Main [lower-alpha 1]||Does not appear|
|Eddie Kramer||Billy Warlock||Main [lower-alpha 2]||Does not appear||Main|
|Shauni McClain||Erika Eleniak||Main [lower-alpha 2]||Does not appear|
|Trevor Cole||Peter Phelps||Main||Does not appear|
|Hobie Buchannon||Brandon Call||Main||Does not appear|
|Jeremy Jackson||Does not appear||Main [lower-alpha 3]||Guest||Does not appear||Main|
|Don Thorpe||Monte Markham||Main||Does not appear|
|Gina Pomeroy||Gina Hecht||Main||Does not appear|
|Holly Gagnier||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Garner Ellerbee||Gregory Alan Williams||Does not appear||Main [lower-alpha 4]||Recurring||Main [lower-alpha 5]||Does not appear||Guest||Does not appear|
|John D. Cort||John Allen Nelson||Does not appear||Main [lower-alpha 6]||Guest||Does not appear||Main|
|Ben Edwards||Richard Jaeckel [lower-alpha 7]||Does not appear||Main||Recurring||Guest||Does not appear|
|Harvey Miller||Tom McTigue||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Roberta "Summer" Quinn||Nicole Eggert||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear||Main|
|Matt Brody||David Charvet||Does not appear||Main [lower-alpha 8]||Does not appear|
|Casey Jean "C.J." Parker||Pamela Anderson [lower-alpha 9]||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear||Main|
|Jimmy Slade||Kelly Slater||Does not appear||Main||Guest||Does not appear|
|Stephanie Holden||Alexandra Paul||Does not appear||Main||Recurring||Does not appear||Main [lower-alpha 10]|
|Caroline Holden||Yasmine Bleeth||Does not appear||Guest||Main||Recurring||Does not appear||Main|
|Logan Fowler||Jaason Simmons||Does not appear||Main||Recurring||Does not appear|
|Cody Madison||David Chokachi||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Neely Capshaw||Gena Lee Nolin||Does not appear||Guest [lower-alpha 11]||Main||Recurring [lower-alpha 12]||Does not appear||Main|
|Donna Marco||Donna D'Errico||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Manny Gutierrez||José Solano||Does not appear||Main||Recurring||Does not appear|
|Jordan Tate||Traci Bingham||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Samantha Thomas||Nancy Valen [lower-alpha 13]||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Michael "Newmie" Newman||Michael Newman||Guest||Recurring||Main||Does not appear|
|Lani McKenzie||Carmen Electra||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear||Main|
|April Giminski||Kelly Packard [lower-alpha 14]||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Jack "J.D." Darius||Michael Bergin||Does not appear||Main|
|Taylor Walsh||Angelica Bridges||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear||Main|
|Skylar Bergman||Marliece Andrada [lower-alpha 15]||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Alex Ryker||Mitzi Kapture||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Jessie Owens||Brooke Burns||Does not appear||Main||Guest||Does not appear|
|Dawn Masterton||Brandy Ledford||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Allie Reese||Simmone Mackinnon||Does not appear||Guest||Main||Does not appear|
|Kekoa Tanaka||Stacy Kamano||Does not appear||Main|
|Jason Ioane||Jason Momoa||Does not appear||Main|
|Sean Monroe||Jason Brooks [lower-alpha 16]||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Leigh Dyer||Brande Roderick||Does not appear||Main|
|Zack McEwan||Charlie Brumbly||Does not appear||Main||Does not appear|
|Jenna Avid||Krista Allen||Does not appear||Recurring||Main||Does not appear|
David Michael Hasselhoff, nicknamed "The Hoff", is an American actor, singer, and television personality. He has set a Guinness World Record as the most watched man on TV. Hasselhoff first gained recognition on The Young and The Restless (1975–1982), playing the role of Dr. Snapper Foster. His career continued with his leading role as Michael Knight on Knight Rider (1982–1986) and as L.A. County Lifeguard Mitch Buchannon in Baywatch (1989–2000). He also produced Baywatch from the 1990s until 2001 when the series ended with Baywatch Hawaii.
Erika Eleniak is an American actress, Playboy Playmate, and model known for her role in Baywatch as Shauni McClain. Her film debut was in E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial (1982). She starred in the films The Blob (1988), Under Siege (1992), and The Beverly Hillbillies (1993).
Baywatch is an American action drama television series about lifeguards who patrol the beaches of Los Angeles County, California, and Hawaii, starring David Hasselhoff. It was created by Michael Berk, Douglas Schwartz, and Gregory J. Bonann, who produced the show throughout its 11-season run. The series focuses on both professional and personal challenges faced by the characters, portrayed by a large rotating ensemble cast that notably includes Pamela Anderson, Alexandra Paul, Gregory Alan Williams, Jeremy Jackson, Parker Stevenson, David Chokachi, Billy Warlock, Erika Eleniak, David Charvet, Yasmine Bleeth, and Nicole Eggert.
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Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding is a 2003 American made-for-television action adventure film which reunited the original cast members of the television series Baywatch. Filming for the movie began in September 2002 on Turtle Bay Resort, Oahu, Hawaii.
Jeremy Dunn Jackson is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his role as Hobie Buchannon on the television show Baywatch.
Peter Phelps is an Australian actor, singer and writer. He is notable for his role as Trevor Cole in Baywatch. Phelps is also known for his roles in the internationally successful Australian series Sons and Daughters and Stingers and has appeared in feature films including Blackwater Trail with Judd Nelson. He is the brother of Professor Kerryn Phelps.
Baywatch the Movie: Forbidden Paradise is a 1995 direct-to-video film which was about the characters of the popular series Baywatch vacationing in Hawaii. It was later released as a two-part episode of the series during the sixth season. It was also released as a theatrical film in Europe and other parts of the world.
Gregory J. Bonann is an American lifeguard, television producer, director, writer, and showrunner. He is best known for co-creating the internationally syndicated television series, Baywatch, which ran for eleven seasons, and was listed in the 2001 Guinness Book of World Records as the most widely viewed TV series in the world. His later work includes the syndicated action drama, SAF3, and A Chance For Children, a charitable foundation that benefits homeless and at-risk youth.
Nicole Elizabeth Eggert is an American actress. Her notable roles include Jamie Powell on the situation comedy Charles in Charge and Summer Quinn on the television series Baywatch. She guest-starred in The Super Mario Bros. Super Show! and Boy Meets World. She made several Christmas movies that premiered on Lifetime. Eggert was a 2010 contestant on the VH1 reality show Celebrity Fit Club and came in second in 2013 on ABC's celebrity diving show Splash.
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Michael Berk is an American television screenwriter. He worked with Douglas Schwartz as a writer on the television series Manimal, and many made-for-television movies. He wrote the earlier scripts of the series Baywatch, and is also known as the creator, co-producer, and writer of the television series The Wizard.
Douglas Schwartz is an American television screenwriter and series creator who, along with Michael Berk, worked as a writer on the television series Manimal, and multiple made for television movies. He is most famous for creating co-producing, and writing The Wizard, as well as creating and writing the earlier scripts of Baywatch, a series which exceeded a global audience of 1 billion people. He also developed Sheena, based on the comic book of the same name.
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Andreas von der Meden was a German actor, voice actor and musician who was best known as the German dubbing voice for David Hasselhoff as well as Kermit the Frog in many Muppet productions.