Tamera Mowry-Housley

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Full Name Tamera Mowry-Housley
Age 42 Years Old
Nick Name Tam & Tam Tam
Gender Female
Famous As Actress
Birth Date July 6th, 1978
Birth Place Gelnhausen, West Germany

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About Tamera Mowry

Tamera Darvette Mowry-Housley, popularly known as Tamera Mowry is an American actress, television personality, and author. Tamera rose to prominence after she starred as Tamera Campbell on the ABC/WB sitcom Sister, Sister, along with her twin sister Tia Mowry. She is known for starring alongside her twin sister in the reality series, Tia & Tamera. Besides these, she has appeared in a couple of movies and numerous tv shows. She is also known as the former co-host of the talk show, The Real. She left The Real after six seasons in 2020. 

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Tamera Mowry father

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Tamera Mowry was born Tamera Darvette Mowry to American parents on 6 July 1978. She was born in Gelnhausen in West Germany. She was born to a father, Timothy John Mowry, and a mother, Darlene Renee Mowry. She has a twin sister, Tia who is only 2 minutes younger than her. She also has two younger brothers named Tahj and Savior. She belongs to African-American ethnicity. She has English and Irish ancestry on her father's side, whereas Afro-Bahamian ancestry on her mother's side. Her religion is Christian. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Regarding her educational background, she graduated from Birmingham High School. She later attended Pepperdine University and graduated with a major in psychology.

Tamera Mowry sister

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Tamera Mowry stands at a height of 1.64 m i.e. 5 feet and 4 inches tall. She has a body weight of 121 lbs i.e. 55 kg. She has a slim body build. Her body measurements are 34-26-34 inches. Her dress size is 8(US) and shoe size is 6(US). Her eye color, as well as hair color, is dark brown. Her sexual orientation is straight. 

She has over 7.9 million followers on her Instagram @tameramowrytwo and 1.7 million followers on her Twitter.

Tamera Mowry Career Timeline

  • Tamera Mowry made her acting debut as well as television debut in the minor role in sitcom, Flesh 'n' Blood in 1991.
  • She later landed one of the main roles as Tamera Campbell in the sitcom, Sister, Sister in 1994. Her twin sister Tia also starred in the series. The series concluded in 1999 after 6 seasons.
  • Tamera and Tia won NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series in 1999 and 2000.
  • They also won the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards - Favorite TV Actress in 1995, 1996, and 1997. 
  • The Mowry sisters were inducted into the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Hall of Fame in 1998. 
  • She later guest appeared in Are You Afraid of the Dark? (1995), Smart Guy (1997) before appearing in television films, Something to Sing About, and Seventeen Again, both in 2000.
  • She had a voice role in animated series, The Adventure of Hyperman and Detention.
  • From 2004 to 2006, she starred in the main role as Dr. Kayla Thornton in the medical drama series, Strong Medicine.
  • In 2005, she starred as Camryn Elizabeth Barnes in the Disney film, Twitches. She later reprised her role in Twitches Too in 2007.
  • She appeared in Roomates (2009), Double Wedding (2010), and Things We Do For Love (2011).
  • Tamera and her twin sister Tia landed a reality series, Tia & Tamera in 2011. The series ran for 3 seasons until 2013.
  • Tamera landed the role of one of the co-hosts in the syndicated talk show, The Real in 2013. 
  • For her work in The Real, she won the 2018 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host shared with Houghton, Love, and Mai) and two NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Talk Series (shared with Houghton, Love, and Mai) in 2018 and 2019. 
  • Tamera co-hosted The Real from 2013 until 2020. She left the show after 6 seasons. 
  • She had minor roles in movies, The Hot Chick (2002) and Redemption of a Dog (2012).

Tamera Mowry husband

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Tamera Mowry Husband

Tamera Mowry is a married woman. She is married to Adam Housley. Housley is a Fox News correspondent. They started dating in 2005 and dated for almost 6 years before getting married on 15 May 2011. She revealed in July 2013 that she did not lose her virginity until she was 29 due to her being a devout Christian. The couple has two children together. Their son was born in November 2012 and their daughter was born in July 2015.  

She lives in Los Angeles, California as well as owns a home in Napa Valley.

Tamera Mowry children

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Tamera Mowry Net Worth

Tamera Mowry earns major income from her career in the entertainment industry. Though she has appeared in very few movies, she has appeared in numerous television series, sitcoms, reality series, and television movies. She also co-hosted the talk show, The Real for 6 years.

The Mowry sisters started a project called Need Brand and have launched two products under the brand, Milky! (a 2.5 oz. bottle with all organic ingredients that can help mothers produce milk) and Stretchy! (a stretch mark cream for post-operation scars). The Mowry sisters have also released two-book series, Twintuition: Double Vision and Twintuition: Double Trouble. Summing up all, Tamera makes enough money through her career and has accumulated a good fortune. Her net worth is estimated at $10 million.