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Tamera Mowry | Biography

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Tamera Mowry 's facts

Date of Birth July 6, 1978
Nationality American
Profession Actress
Ethnicity Bahamian, English
Marital Status Married
Married to Adam Housley
Married on May 15, 2011
Children Aden Housley
Education at Pepperdine University of California
Net Worth(s) $4 million
Name on Birth Tamera Darvette Mowry
Divorce No

The astoundingly beautiful and very pretty Tamera Mowry is an American actress. She is the younger sister her twin Tia Mowry. She was born on July 6, 1978 (Age) in Gelnhausen, West Germany from the parents Darene Renee Mowry and Timothy John Mowry. She was named Tamera Darvette Mowry at birth. Her mother worked as a security guard and is also the manager of her daughter’s career. Her father was in USArmy stationed in Germany at the time of her birth. Later when the family moved to California he retired from army and joined the City of Glendale Police Department to become a custody officer. Tamera actually belongs to Bahamian and English ancestry. For some reason she was in illusion that her father was from Italian descent but through Ancestry.com she came to know that he was of English ancestry. Along with her twin sister she has two younger brothers, Tahj Mowry who is an actor and Tavior Mowry who is a football player at University of California.

Tamera began her acting career with small role in Flesh ’n Blood in 1991. She also guest appeared on True Colors & Full House before getting recurring role on the ABC/WB sitcom Sister, Sister in 1994. She was cast as Tamera Campell alongside her twin sister. It was a great hit continued for five seasons. The twins’ performance was loved by the viewers. She earned NAACP Image Awards nomination in 1996 and won the award sharing with her sister in 1996 and 2000. She also shared Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards: Favorite Television Actress with her sister for three consecutive years 1995, 1996 and 1999. Tamera and Tia again won Nickelodeon’s Hall of Fame in 1998. Meanwhile she also appeared in other shows- The All-New Mickey Mouse, Are You Afraid of the Dark?, All That Smart Guy and others along with recurring role in Adventures of Hyperman.

Following the success of Sister, Sister she appeared in recurring role in Detention. Tamera’s role as Dr Kalya Thorton on the medical drama Strong Medicine was widely applauded. Next she was  portrayed as Camryn Barnes/ Apolla in the 2005 Disney Channel Original Movie ‘teitches’ and its sequel ‘Twitches Too’ in 2007. Her other television appearances include Roommates, Double Wedding, Family Guy, etc. Beginning in August 2011, she is seen on the Style Network reality show Tia & Tamera. Most recently she one of the hosts of talk show The Real premiered on July 15, 2013. Apart from television, she has starred in the movies The Hot Chick (2002) and Redemption of a Dog (2012). She has been nominated several times for Young Awards, Teen Choice Awards, People’s Choice Awards and others.

She is one of the very beautiful actresses we have today. She is actually from a “deeply religious” family. Tamera Mowry married to her long time boyfriend Adam Housley, after dating for almost six years, on May 15, 2011. Adam is no less popular and successful than her. He is a Fox News correspondent. On April 25, 2012, she disclosed that she was pregnant and gave birth to her first child Aden Housley on November 12, 2012.

Tamera is 35 years of age. She has a decent height of five feet five inch. Her curly soft hair has perfectly matched up with her cute face and well proportioned body. Her identity as a twin has played a part in her success. She has got tattoo on her right wrist which reads “Jumelles” which means twins in French. Her sister has also got the same tattoo. The actress is also good at singing. Her videos singing the songs like Jesus Moves Me, I’m Going Down, Lord I Believe are uploaded in YouTube. She is a successful actress. A net worth of $4 million she has amassed over the period of time depicts that. She is happy with her personal as well as her professional life.

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