American actress, singer, and model Tia Carrere (Althea Rae Janairo) got her big break as a regular on the daytime serial opera General Hospital.
Tia Carrere Biography
Tia Carrere, an actress, became well-known for her roles in films including “Wayne’s World,” “True Lies,” and “Lilo & Stitch.”
Tia Carrere Age
Carrere was born on 2 January 1967, in Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S. She is 56 years
Tia Carrere Family
Audrey Duhinio Janairo, a computer supervisor, and Alexander Janairo, a banker, gave birth to Tia.
Tia Carrere Sister
Saundra Janairo is Tia’s sister.
Tia Carrere Husband
Elie Samaha, a movie producer, and Tia Carrere were previously wed from 1992 to 2000. Later, in 2002, she wed British photojournalist Simon Wakelin.
Tia Carrere Children
Tia and Simon have a daughter named Bianca Wakelin, who was born in 2005.
Tia Carrere Actress
Carrere won the Miss Hawaii contest in 1985, launching her modeling career. Her first television job was in the soap opera “General Hospital” in 1985 when she relocated to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. In the popular comedy “Wayne’s World,” she played the love interest of Mike Myers’ character, which was her first major acting job.
Carrere made several other movies after “Wayne’s World,” such as “Rising Sun,” “True Lies,” and “High School High.” She additionally played a key role in the brief TV series “Relic Hunter” from 1999 to 2002.
Carrere has attempted a music career in addition to her acting career. In 1993, she released “Dream,” her debut album, to favorable acclaim. She also made soundtrack contributions to “Wayne’s World” and “True Lies.”
Other prominent roles that Carrere has played in movies and on television include those in “Instant Karma,” “The Night of the Headless Horseman,” “The Immortals,” “Curb Your Enthusiasm,” and “Dancing with the Stars.”
Carrere has one daughter and two prior marriages and divorces. She participates actively in a number of charity organizations, such as the Hawaii Children’s Cancer Foundation and the Starlight Children’s Foundation.
Tia Carrere Music
‘Ikena (with Daniel Ho, 2008)
He Nani (with Daniel Ho, 2009)
Huana Ke Aloha (2010)
Tia Carrere Net Worth
The American actress reportedly has a $5 million net worth.
Tia Carrere Nationality
The General Hospital star is American by birth.
Tia Carrere Height
Tia is believed to stand at a height of 1.73 m.
Hip Size 34 in
Neck Size 9.2
Shoe Size 10
Weight in KG 59 kg