How much is Tamera Mowry worth?
|Net Worth:||$5 Million|
|Date of Birth:||July 6, 1978|
About Tamera Mowry
Tamera Mowry, whose full name is Tamera Darvette Mowry-Housely, is an American actress, entrepreneur, producer, television host, and personality. She rose to popularity for her role in the sitcom “Sister, Sister”, where she was the opposite of her identical twin sister Tia. In 2011, both Tia and Tamera starred in their own self-titled television show. The show ended in 2013, and since then, Tamera has been a co-host of the talk show “The Real”, which earned her many awards, including a Daytime Emmy Award.
How Did Tamera Mowry Get So Rich?
The actress became rich after the debut of her own television series. Prior to “Tia and Tamera”, the two sisters took part in the ABC /The WB sitcom “Sister, Sister”. The show focuses on the fictional characters of Tia Landry and Tamera Campbell. It premiered in April 1994 and after six seasons and 119 episodes, it ended in May 1999. Working for the show not only boosted the popularity of the teenage twins but also helped them receive more than $500.000 in total.
Concurrently with her role in “Sister, Sister”, in 1995, Tamera also joined the cast of the animated series “The Adventures of Hyperman”. She spent a little over a year on the show, voicing the main role of Emma Squared, thanks to which she earned an additional $2.000. In 1999, just after the ABC classic sitcom had ended, Tia was given the leading role of Orangejella LaBelle in “Detention”. She remained on the short-lived animated series for all of its 13 episodes, which also earned her an additional $2.000.
Why is she so famous?
Tamera became famous after she and her twin sister landed roles in “Sister, Sister”. She was born on July 6, 1978, in Gelnhausen, West Germany. At the time of Mowry’s birth, both of her parents were in Germany as part of the US Army. Both of her parents served in the army and in the early 1980s, they moved to California. Tamera was born two minutes before Tia and they also have two younger brothers – That and Tavior.
Mowry is of Afro-Bahamian, English, and Irish descent. Shortly after she graduated from the Vintage High School in Napa, California, she enrolled at the Pepperdine University, from which she got a bachelor’s degree in psychology. In the early 1990s, both Mowry twins began pursuing an acting career and landed various roles. In 1991, in what was her television debut, Tamera took part in the NBC sitcom “Flesh and Blood”. The following year, she landed roles in the sitcoms “True Colours” and “Full House”.
What Makes Her So Successful?
What makes this television star so successful are her many jobs in the entertainment business. Since the 1990s, simultaneously with her main roles in sitcoms and animated series, the actress starred in various productions such as “Are You Afraid of the Dark?”, “The Smartest Guy”, “Something That You Sing About”, and “Seventeen Again”.
In the early 2000s, she became series regular in the series “Express Yourself”, “Strong Medicine”, and “Family Guy”. In 2002, Tamera starred in her first film – “The Hot Chick”, which amassed more than $50 million at the box office. After that, followed roles in many television films – “Twitches”, “Twitches Too”, “Double Wedding”, and “Rebounding”.
In 2011, at the peak of their career, Tia and Tamera announced the creation of their own television show. The eponymous reality series aired from August 2011 to September 2013 and it was one of Style Network’s most-watched series at the time. Shortly after the series had ended, Tamera joined the cast of the daytime talk show “The Real”, where she began co-hosting with Adrienne Bailon, Tamar Braxton, Loni Love, and others.
Tamera Mowry began acting at a very young age. In the 1990s, she and her sister gained national popularity with their roles in the sitcom “Sister, Sister”. In addition to becoming a pop culture icon, her outstanding performance also earned her many awards including two NAACP Image Awards.
The Mowry sisters continued to find success in the entertainment business with the production of their own series “Tia and Tamera”. In addition to acting and hosting, most recently, Tamera even found passion in producing and writing. In collaboration with her sister, they released their first book titled “Twintuition: Double Vision” in 2015, which has since inspired four sequels.