Remarkable talent of acting world, Althea Rae Janairo professionally known as “Tia Carrere” is a well-known American actress, model and singer. Tia Carrere is best recognized for her extra ordinary performance in the movies ‘Wayne’s World’ and ‘Lilo& Stitch’. In addition to this, Tia Carrere is also known for her brilliant performance in anglophone Canadian TV series ‘Relic Hunter’.
Tia Carrere Facts
Name: Tia Carrere
Birthday: 2nd January, 1967
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
Profession: Actress, Model and Singer
Height: 5 feet 8 inches
Body Measurements: 36-24-35 inches
Ex-Husband: Simon Wakelin
Children: Bianca Wakelin
Net Worth:$3 million dollars
Tia Carrere family and personal life
Fabulous actress, Tia Carrere opened her eyes first time on 2nd January, 1967 in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America. Tia carries an American nationality. Her star sign is Capricorn and belongs to multiracial ethnical background. Tia was born to parents, Audrey Duhinio and Alexander Janairo. As far her education is concerned, Tia Carrere completed her school education from ‘Sacred Hearts Academy’.
Turning some pages of her personal life, prominent American actress Tia Carrere’s current relationship status is single. Tia got married twice; first she tied knot with night club owner and movie producer, Elie Samaha on 22nd December, 1991. Tia shared enjoyable moment with husband Elie Samaha for seven long years. She ended her relation with Elie by taking divorce on 1st January, 2000. After getting separated with Elie, she got married to British photojournalist, Simon Wakelin on 31st December, 2002. She spent eight long years with Simon Wakelin until her marital relation ended with divorce on 1st April, 2010. From getting married to hubby Simon Wakelin, she has a daughter named Bianca Wakelin. Tia demanded sole physical custody of her daughter Bianca when she got separated with Simon. As of now, beautiful actress and model Tia Carrere is living happy single life.
Stunning 49 years old Tia has not lost charm on her face. She still looks so young and gorgeous. As of 2016, mesmerizing actress and model Tia Carrere carries a libidinous hourglass shaped body measurements size of 36-24-35 inches. Her bra cup size is 32C. Heart stealing actress, Tia Carrere stands with the normal height of 5 feet 8 inches and carries a normal weight size of 59 kg. Tia has fascinating brown-dark colored eyes and long black hair.
Tia Carrere Career Growth
Initially Tia Carrere wanted to become a singer. By reaching at the age of 17, Tia participated in singing show called ‘Star Search’. However, she got eliminated in the first round of the show. After some years, Tia got an opportunity to appear in the movie ‘Aloha Summer’ when she got spotted by the local producer while shopping at Waikiki grocery store. After making appearance in the movie, she moved down to Los Angeles where she worked several months as model. Tia Carrere made acting debut in 1985 with appearing in the television series ‘Airwolf’. She was highly praised for her brilliant performance in the series. That same year, Tia rose to prominence when she got selected to play the role of Jade Soong Chung in the television series ‘General Hospital’. The series gained her unbelievable fame and success in acting world. From the start of her career to till date, she has shown her phenomenal acting skill in the numerous movies and television series. Tia Carrere was last seen as Leanne in 2014 movie titled ‘Gutshot Straight’. She has also worked as voice artist in ‘Aloha, Scooby-Doo!’ and ‘Lio& Stitch 2: Stitch Has a Glitch’. Spectacular actress, Tia Carrere has also been successful to establish herself as a sensational singer. Till date, she has released five studio albums. In 1993, she released her first studio album titled ‘Dream’. Her last studio album ‘HuanaKe Aloha’ was released in 2010.
Tia Carrere Net Worth
From starting career in 1985, phenomenal actress and singer Tia Carrere has accumulated total net worth amount of $3 million dollars.
Tia Carrere Achievement and Contributions
Outstanding actress, Tia Carrere has earned several awards and nominations in her career. In the year 1994, Tia was awarded with ‘ShoWest Award’ in the category of Female Star of Tomorrow. Likewise, in 1999 for her remarkable performance in ‘Relic Hunter’ she earned a nomination at ‘ALMA Award’. For more news and recent updates, her fans can follow her on twitter account @TiaCarrere.