A final image shows the beauty, who wears her tousled platinum locks down over her shoulders, posing in only a pale pair of panties which feature satin panels and a lace bow detail.
The shoot comes after former cricketer Shane 'liked' a series of the model's photos.
He scored a major part in a production but was contacted by Shortland Street producers who announced their intention to write Cortese a character specifically for him who was to play a major part in the serial.
Cortese made his Shortland Street debut in early 2003 as the character of Dominic Thompson.
The story of the sept originates in the myths of prehistory.