Tamera Mowry-Housley Biography

Tamera Mowry-Housley

Quick Facts Of Tamera Mowry-Housley

Celebrated Name Tamera Mowry-Housley
Age 42 Years
Nick Name Tam & Tam Tam
Birth Name Tamera Darvette Mowry
Birth Date 1978-07-06
Gender Female
Profession Actress
Place Of Birth Gelnhausen, West Germany
Birth Nation Germany
Nationality German, American
Horoscope Cancer
Father Timothy John Mowry
Mother Darlene Renee Mowry.
Brothers Tavior Mowry, Tahj Mowry
Sisters Tia Mowry
Height 5 ft 4 inches (1.64 m)
Weight 58 Kg (128 lbs)
Body Measurement 34-27-35 inches
Bra Cup Size 33B
Body Build/Type Slim
Hair Color Dark Brown
Eye Color Dark Brown
Marital Status Married
Married Date 15 May 2011
Husband Adam Housley
Children Aden John Tanner Housley, Ariah Talea Housley
Net Worth $10 million (estimated)
Source of Wealth Working in the entertainment industry
Debut Movie The Hot Chick (2002)
Debut Television Show/Series Flesh ‘n’ Blood (1991)
Favorite Actor Johnny Depp
Favorite Actress Kate Winslet
Favorite Food Italian Food
Favorite Place Miami
Favorite Color Pink
Hobbies Reading, Shopping, and Traveling
Famous For • Her role as Tamera Campbell on the ABC/WB sitcom Sister, Sister

Tamera Mowry-Housley is an American actress, Television personality and model who rose to prominence for her role as Tamera Campbell in the super hit ABC/WB sitcom ‘Sister, Sister’, alongside her identical twin sister, Tia Mowry. She also starred in the Disney Channel Original Movie 'Twitches' and its sequel, 'Twitches Too', and played Sissie in 'The Hot Chick'.

What is Tamera Mowry-Housley Famous for?

  • Her role as Tamera Campbell on the ABC/WB sitcom Sister, Sister.

Is Tamera Mowry-Housley leaving 'The Real'?

Tamera Mowry-Housley has decided to leave her talk show "The Real" after six seasons. She started co-hosting on the popular talk show in 2013. She confirmed on the Instagram post that she is leaving The Real after seven years. 

On Monday, she wrote "For seven years, my home and heart has been at The Real. The friendships that I've made there will last a lifetime, and the people that I've had the blessing to interview have changed my life for the better. I'm so proud of what all the ladies and I have accomplished there, including two well-deserved NAACP Image Awards and a Daytime Emmy. However, all good things must come to an end, and it's with a bittersweet smile that I announce that I am moving on from The Real. To my fellow hosts, I love you, I will miss you, and I will always be there for you. Thank you for teaching me, supporting me, and loving all of me. Sisters forever. I'll be rooting for you, as I look forward to spending more time with my family, pursuing amazing new opportunities, and embarking on the next chapter of my life."

Tamera Mowry parents

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Where was Tamera Mowry-Housley Born?

Tamera Mowry-Housley was born on July 6, 1978, in Gelnhausen, West Germany. Her birth name is Tamera Darvette Mowry. She was born to father, Timothy John Mowry, and mother, Darlene Renee Mowry. She has three siblings: an identical twin sister Tia who is younger to her by two minutes, and two younger brothers Tahj and Tavior. She has English and Irish ancestry on her father's side whereas Afro-Bahamian descent on her mother's side. She holds an American nationality. Her zodiac sign is Cancer. Her religion is Christianity.

Regarding her educational background, she attended Birmingham High School in Van Nuys, California. After her high school graduation, Attended Pepperdine University in California with her sister, Tia Mowry where she majored in psychology.

Tamera Mowry siblings

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Tamera Mowry-Housley 's Career Highlights

  • Tamera Mowry-Housley made her television debut as Penelope in TV series Flesh 'n' Blood (1991).
  • In 1992, she was cast in True Colors and Full House.
  • Tamera Mowry-Housley and her twin sister Tia Mowry got their start as the young stars of over 100 episodes of the hit television series Sister, Sister that ran from 1994-1999.
  • In 2004, she played Dr. Kayla Thornton on the medical drama 'Strong Medicine'.
  • In 2005, Tamela and her twin sister, Tia, co-starred in the 2005 Disney Channel Film 'Twitches'. She then appeared in 'Twitches Too' two years later.
  • Later she appeared in numerous TV series like; Roommates (2009), Double Wedding (2010), Things We Do for Love (2011).
  • Tamera’s additional credits include television movies, Christmas Angel, Something To Sing About and Seventeen Again as well as guest appearances on Melissa & Joey (ABC Family) in 2013 & 2014.
  • The Twins (Tamara and Tia) starred on the hit Style Network reality TV series Tia and Tamera from 2011-2013.
  • In 2013, She became a co-host of the syndicated daytime talk show The Real alongside Adrienne Bailon, Loni Love, Jeannie Mai, and Tamar Braxton. On the big screen, Tamera co-starred in the Rob Schneider comedy 'The Hot Chick' in 2002. She also appeared in 'Redemption of a Dog" as Michelle.
  • Tamera has also lent her voice to Fox’s hit show Family Guy and Cartoon Network’s Super Hero Squad Show.
  • In July 2020, Tamara announced that after six seasons she would be leaving the show.

Tamera Mowry-Housley's Awards and Nominations

  • Tamera has won NAACP Image Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series in 1999 and Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series in 2000, both with her sister Tia for "Sister, Sister".
  • She has also won three Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards for 'Sister, Sister' and was inducted into their Hall of Fame.
  • In 2016 and 2017, Tamera Mowry was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host for The Real along with her co-hosts Adrienne Houghton, Loni Love, Jeannie Mai, and Tamar Braxton.
  • In 2018, She has won Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host for 'The Real'.
  • In 2018 and 2019, She has also won NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Talk Series for 'The Real' and shared with Houghton, Love, and Mai.
  • She also nominated twice for the People's Choice Award and Teen Choice Award two times.

Tamera Mowry married

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Tamera Mowry-Housley's Husband and Children

Tamera Mowry-Housley is married to her long-term boyfriend FOX News correspondent, Adam Housley. They dated each other for six years.  Eventually, the couple got married on 15 May 2011. They welcomed their first child Aden John Tanner Housley in November 2012 and welcomed their second child Ariah Talea Housley on July 1st, 2015.

Tamera Mowry family

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Tamera Mowry-Housley's Height

Tamera Mowry-Housley is a beautiful actress with a slim body build. She stands a height of 5 feet 4 inches (1.64 m) tall and she has a bodyweight of 58 Kg (128 lbs). Her body measurement is 34-27-35 inches respectively. She wears a bra size of 33B. Her hair color is Dark Brown and her eye color is also Dark Brown. Her sexual orientation is straight.

Tamera Mowry-Housley's Net worth

Tamera Mowry-Housley started her career as a child actor. She has appeared in numerous movies and TV shows. Her major income comes from her acting career. According to 2020, her net worth is estimated to $10 million. There is no information regarding her salary.