Tia Carrere Height, Age, Movies, Net Worth

Last updated: May 28, 2020
Tia Carrere
  • 2 Jan 1967Age: 53
  • United States
  • Actress, Model, Singer
5.8 ft 130 lb

Body Measurements

  • Height: 5.8 ft
  • Weight: 130 lb
  • Measurements:
    35-24-35 in
  • Hair Color: Light Brown
  • Eye Color: Brown

Who Is Tia Carrere?

Althea Rae Janairo who is better known by her professional name Tia Carrere, was born on January 2, 1967 at Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. She is an actress, model and a two-time Grammy Award-winning singer.
She played Cassandra Wong in the feature films Wayne’s World and Wayne’s World 2, Nani in Lilo & Stitch, its sequel films, Queen Tyr’ahnee in Duck Dodgers, Juno Skinner in True Lies, and Sydney Fox in the television series Relic Hunter.


Personal Life

  • Birth Name: Althea Rae Janairo
  • Nationality: American
  • Nickname: Tia
  • Religion: Unknown
  • Ethnicity: Mixed. Chinese, Spanish, Filipino and Hawaiian heritage

Family Details

  • Father: Alexander Janairo (Banker)
  • Mother: Audrey Duhinio Janairo (Computer supervisor)
  • Siblings: Saundra Janairo (Sister)

Distinctive Features

  • Long hair
  • Good looking

Tia Carrere Movies and TV Shows

Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated poster
Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (TV Series) (2011 - 2013) Judy Reeves / Old Daphne /
Lilo & Stitch 2002 poster
Lilo & Stitch (2002) Nani (voice)
Relic Hunter poster
Relic Hunter (TV Series) (1999 - 2002) Sydney Fox
True Lies 1994 poster
True Lies (1994) Juno Skinner
Wayne's World 1992 poster
Wayne's World (1992) Cassandra

Tia Carrere Husband / Affair

Marital Status: Divorced.
Children: Gave birth to her only child at age 38, a daughter, Bianca Wakelin (September 25, 2005). Child’s father is her second husband, Simon Wakelin.

  • Simon Wakelin and Tia Carrere Simon Wakelin (Ex-husband) (2002-2010) Tia and Simon were married for 7 years. They had a daughter.
  • Tie Domi Tie Domi (2002) They dated in 2002.
  • Elie Samaha and Tia Carrere Elie Samaha (Ex-husband) (1990-2000) Tia Carrere and Elie Samaha were married for 7 years.
  • Stephen Caffrey and Tia Carrere Stephen Caffrey (-) Stephen Caffrey and Tia had a relationship.
  • Stephen Hensley and Tia Carrere Stephen Hensley (-) Stephen Hensley and Tia had a relationship.

Tia Carrere Pets

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Tia Carrere Quotes

  • "I can’t stand when people say, Don’t hate me because I’m beautiful. OK, how about I hate you because you said that." - Tia Carrere
  • "I had been gullible, naive, soft, pliable. That’s why I got taken advantage of. To survive, you have to have a tough skin." - Tia Carrere
  • "I was very young. I thought I knew a lot and I really didn’t. I trusted the wrong people." - Tia Carrere
  • "I like theme parks. The fastest roller coaster I’ve ever been on is at a casino in Nevada." - Tia Carrere
  • "I love to sing, so I just figured that I was going to sing or something." - Tia Carrere
  • "I’m not really this rock’n’roll chick." - Tia Carrere

Tia Carrere Houses

Tia Carrere house

In 2015, she bought this house for a huge sum of $1,625,000. The property is spread on a vast area of 3,567 square feet.

Location: Topanga, CA

Price: $1,625,000

Tia Carrere Car Collection

  • Mercedes SL550 207 She Drives Mercedes Benz

Tia Carrere Plastic Surgeries

Did Tia Carrere ever get plastic surgery?

We haven’t heard rumour of a boob job or a nose job lately, so we’ll have to say no to that!

Tia Carrere Facts & Trivia

  • Had a body double used for a nude hot tub scene in Showdown in Little Tokyo (1991).

  • Her surname is pronounced “KUH-rare-uh“.

  • Tia Carrere height is 5 Feet 8 Inches (173 centimeters tall).

  • She speaks Hawaiian Pidgin fluently.

Tia Carrere Major Awards

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Saturn Award (Nominee) - 1995
Best Supporting Actress in True Lies (1994)
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Grammy Awards (Win) - 2011
Best Hawaiian Music Album
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Grammy Awards (Win) - 2009
Best Hawaiian Music Album
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MTV Movie Award (Nominee) - 1995
Best Dance Sequence in True Lies (1994)
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MTV Movie Award (Nominee) - 1992
Most Desirable Female in Wayne's World (1992)

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