Shari Belafonte, American actress, model, & singer. She is known for her role as Julie Gilette on the TV series Hotel & as a spokesperson for Slim-Fast & Bally's. She starred in If You Could See What I Hear, Velvet, & co-hosted the series Lifestyles with Robin Leach and Shari Belafonte. As a model, she appeared on over 300 magazine covers as well as in Calvin Klein ads. She also posed for Playboy. She is a graduate of Carnegie-Mellon University, and is the daughter of Harry Belafonte.