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Pamela Anderson, Playboy

Playboy/Ellen von Unwerth

Pamela Anderson will turn the last page on the nude magazine that made her a star. 

The 48-year-old blond bombshell will be the final cover girl of the last nude issue of Playboy, according to a press release from the iconic publication. The magazine's executives announced in October that its infamous naked pictorials would cease to exist come March 2016. 

"I got a call from [Hugh Hefner's] attorney who said, 'We don't want anybody else. There's nobody else, could you do the last cover of Playboy?'" she told Entertainment Tonight, who initially broke the story.

The former Baywatch actress will appear in a slew of sexy photographs in the January/February 2016 double issue, shot by famed fashion photographer Ellen Von Unwerth. Additionally, the Hollywood star divulged intimate memories of her years with the legendary publication to her acting colleague and magazine contributor James Franco.

With 14 cover appearances and 15 pictorials, Anderson has appeared in Playboy more than any other woman in the magazine's history. She shot her first cover at just 22 years old, an opportunity that transformed the unknown Canadian native into an overnight sensation. 

"The photographer shot me in one roll of film because I was nervous and throwing up," she admitted to Franco during the interview. "But, then I saw the pictures, and from there it was hard to keep my clothes on! I was painfully shy before, but then it clicked in my head that nobody cares what you look like naked except you. People are more concerned about themselves and their own flaws."

Pamela Anderson, Playboy

Playboy/Ellen von Unwerth

Despite more than a dozen flawless covers, Anderson still wouldn't describe herself as pretty. 

"I don't think of myself as beautiful, but I know I have a deep, sensual drive," she said. "People respond to that more than physicality because your spirit never ages. I'm a bit of an exhibitionist, and I like being playful and having fun."

Thankfully, her initial reluctance waned and the model quickly moved to Los Angeles to continue her burgeoning modeling career, a move that ultimately led to her putting on that red one-piece as C.J. Parker on Baywatch

Pamela Anderson, Playboy

Playboy/Ellen von Unwerth

"I've always been very imaginative, and I thought I would do something creative. I just knew I had to get out of my small town," she said, reflecting on her early ambitions before fame. "I never wanted to be in this industry; I didn't know that option existed for me. It wasn't something I pursued. But I guess I've done pretty well for myself just going with the flow."

Decades later, Anderson has become synonymous with the bunny brand, having spent countless time posing in the magazine's pages and as an insider at Hugh Hefner's mansion. 

"I don't want to get too detailed, but I'm sure one of my sons was conceived there," she said of the famed house. 

The issue hits newsstands on Dec. 11.