May 24, 1981
5' 7" (1.70 m)
Playmate of the Month
Czechoslovakian born, Los Angeles, CA based model and actress
Marketa Janska is illustrious for becoming “Playboy Playmate of
the Month” for July 2003. She also was the October, 2005 calendar
girl for the “Playmates at Play” swimsuit calendar. Janska
has made guest appearances on episodes of the television series
“CSI: Miami” (2003), “Swingtown” (2008) and
“90210” (2010) as well as has a bit part in the film
“Couples Retreat” (2009). Janska also shows a talent
in singing. She can play the guitar, flute and piano.
Childhood and Family:
Marketa Janska was born on May 24, 1981, in Most, Czechoslovakia (now
Czech Republic). She was raised in a small village outside of Prague
and has two younger brothers. She started taking singing lessons
at age 6.
Marketa Janska initiated modeling when she was a teenager. She has
appeared in many European magazines, swimsuit calendars and television
commercials. In 2001, she moved to Western Europe before scoring a
modeling contract in Los Angeles, California and settling there.
In 2003, Janska gained boost when she was chosen to be
“Playboy” magazine's Playmate of the Month for the July
edition. She has been featured in a couple of “Playboy”
videos and posed for a few newsstand special editions. She also
appeared as the October, 2005 calendar girl for the “Playmates at
Play” swimsuit calendar.
Two months before becoming Playmate of the Month, Janska was featured
as hot bikini girl in an episode of “CSI: Miami” called
“Body Count,” aired on May 19, 2003. She would land another
uncredited part in the August 15, 2008 episode “Get Down
Tonight” of the drama series “Swingtown,” starring
Molly Parker and Jack Davenport. In 2009, Janska was featured as Eden
East Girl in “Couples Retreat,” a comedy film starring
Vince Vaughn, Malin Akerman and Jon Favreau and directed by Peter
Billingsley. She guest starred as Heidi in an episode of
“90210” called “Meet the Parent” (2010).