Irena Ferris (born 1959, now known as Irena Medavoy) is an American Model, Actress, and Businesswoman. She auditioned to be the newest Barker's Beauty on The Price is Right during it's 22nd season.
- Irena has appeared in a string of guest starring roles on various TV shows which include Night Court, LA Law, Lou Grant, and The Love Boat.
- Irena has also appeared in a string of movies which include Looker, Covergirl, Paternity and Cocaine and Blue Eyes.
Price is Right CareerEdit
Ferris was one of several guest models to appear during model tryouts on The Price is Right, throughout it's 22nd season, replacing ex-model Dian Parkinson, who departed from the show back in June 1993. Irena only taped six tryout episodes as they aired nationwide from January 28th to February 4th, 1994.
- Irena has married three times, she was previously married to Arthur Sarkissian from 1981 to 1984 and then to Harris Katleman, married in 1985 but unknown when they divorced. Her current husband is Mike Medavoy, they married on July 7, 1995 and together they have one child, a son named Nicholas and she is also the stepmother to her husband's son Brian, who is a television and movie producer.
- Irena is also the Executive Vice Chairman of the charity Coach for Kids, who provide free medical care for inner city kids via a mobile medical unit.
- Ferris, her husband and son reside in Beverly Hills, California.