Tahnee Welch (born Latanne Rene Welch; December 26, 1961) is an American model and actress. She was born in San Diego, California, the daughter of actress Raquel Welch and her first husband, James Welch. Her film career began in Italy starring opposite Virna Lisi. Returning to the U.S. she starred in Ron Howard's blockbuster Cocoon and its sequel, Cocoon: The Return, in which she portrayed a beautiful alien. Returning to Europe she continued working mostly in Italian and German film and television productions. She has also appeared in American indie pictures I Shot Andy Warhol, Sue and Search And Destroy. She also portrayed the role of Catherine Powell in the 1996 video game Ripper. She posed for a nude pictorial in the November 1995 edition of Playboy Magazine as well as posing in a handbra on its cover. Welch appeared in Vogue, Italian Vogue, British GQ, Interview, French Marie Claire, Italian Moda, and German Bunte magazines.