Name: Cody Madison
26 (introduced at 22)
Appearance: Handsome, stunning beach boy type;
sexy, strong and athletic; muscular; well sculpted muscles and abs. Sports a beautiful smile. A real head turner.
Height/weight: 5 Ft. 11 inches tall/175 pounds
Class: Middle Class
Transportation: Usually a bike so that he can stay in shape.
Education: College on a swimming scholarship; Lost it when he became injured.
Home Life Growing Up: Grew up as a down to earth mid-western
farm boy. Athletic and had a gift for swimming. He had a small, close family.
Current Residence: Los
Marital Status: Single
Parents: Deceased (died in car accident as stated in his first season-the 6th)/But writers brought
them back to life in error having him visit his parents when J.D. came into the picture to share the apartment.
Reason For Becoming A Lifeguard: Was a great swimmer and
had lost his parents in a car accident. Stephanie Holden was training some little ones in the pool and suddenly caught
herself staring at Cody Madison, who was training in a swimming lane on another side of the pool. She was so impressed
with his ability and speed that she talked him into joining Baywatch. She skipped the qualifying procedure and
immediately placed him in Rookie School. She personally trained him.
He found that lifeguarding was for him. He quickly learned of its importance
and a lot of training procedures. Also impressed with Mitch Buchannon's record. He became one of Baywatch's
Used his technical skills to invent the Wind Jet, which is a speedy
lifeguard boat with two wave runners housed on the back. He shared the copyrights and royalties with Baywatch.
Hobbies/Interests: Keeping his girlfriend; Saving Lives; Swimming; Water Sports; Lifeguard Competitions
Sex & Moral Standards: Sexually active within the content of a serious, meaningful relationship. Over
the years has grown more romantic than sensual. Has developed into someone who wants to keep a meaningful relationship
with hopes of marriage and children. He even proposed to C.J. Parker.
Personal Premise: Let
your strong dreams lead the way.
Ambition: It was to make the US Olympic Team and compete.
To give 100 percent toward lifeguarding.
Frustrations & Chief Disappointments: An injury that
prevented him from going to the Olympics still stings. It all came down to the matter of an unselfish choice.
Seeing all the hard work sink to the bottom after Stephanie personally coached him to the Olympic Swim Team. He
chose to save a life that resulted in an injury. His Olympic dreams were shattered. He would never recover in time
Losing C.J. Parker to a rocker tattooed type she had just met and quickly
married during her vacation trip to Mexico. She never came back and later informed him of the news. He was
frustrated and took it hard.
Later he met a new lifeguard named Lani McKenzie. That haunting fear
of losing her the way he lost C.J. resurfaced when Lani was chosen for an Inside Sports magazine shoot and cover. Cody
feared that she would never come back. The way C.J. never came back. Although Cody had managed to make the first
move to land Lani, his hard work to keep the relationship became strained when Lani found a job as a dancer. Despite
Cody's visits to New York to see her, the relationship ended in what he feared most: Lani leaving him for a dancing career
on the stage.
Temperament: Pleasant and happy. Comfortable with his life and what he does
for a living. Can get very vocal and determined when it comes to fighting for what he believes in.
Toward Life: Follow your dreams.
Complexes: His injury preventing him from making the
Olympic Swimming Team. Falling in love and then getting dumped.
Extrovert; loves and cares about people. Loves observing and being around people.
Well trained by Lt. Stephanie Holden, who took Cody under her wing. Strong and extremely gifted swimmer. Skilled
in dangerous waters, swimming techniques and lifesaving tactics. Hard work has made him one of Baywatch's best lifeguards. Has
high energy and endurance. Also extremely observant while watching the sand and surf.
Qualities: Athletic; challenging; charming; dedicated; dependable; fighter; fun loving; hard working;
helpful; listener; loving; loyal; observant; patient; protective; reasonable; sensitive; serious; sexy; sporty; strong; stubborn;
supportive; sweet; tenacious; thinker; tough; understanding; warm.