Contrary to urban legend, actress Jodie Foster was not the Coppertone baby. Jodie did get her start in showbiz in a  Coppertone Suntan Lotion ad in 1965 at the age of 3, but the real Coppertone Baby was a 3 year old pig-tailed girl named Cheri Brand, who posed for a family snap-shot in the back yard of her home in Bronxville, New York..!!