Lala Sloatman Movies and Career Information
Oct 12, 1970
Lala Cassandra Sloatman (born October 12, 1970) is an American model, actress and costumer. Her uncle was musician Frank Zappa; her cousins are Ahmet, Diva, Moon and Dweezil Zappa. She is frequently billed by her first name only, and sometimes as Lala Zappa. Born in Winter Park, Florida, Sloatman's first name is the Hawaiian form of Laura. Her father is John Sloatman III, whose sister Gail is Frank Zappa's widow. Sloatman ultimately moved to Santa Barbara, California, and after that to Los Angeles. She has one younger brother, John Sloatman IV (born November 18, 1982). In 1980s, Sloatman appeared in the films Watchers (1988) and Dream a Little Dream (1989), alongside her then boyfriend Corey Haim. Sloatman's additional movie work includes Bunny Bunny Bunny (a short film which co-starred her cousin Moon and Kyle Richards), Pump Up the Volume (1990), Dragon: The Bruce Lee Story (1993), Buy One, Get One Free* (1996), Manfast (2003), and Sofia Coppola's Somewhere (2010). Sloatman married Black Crowes lead singer Chris Robinson on September 8, 1996. The couple were together through to 1998, when they divorced.