Tia Carrere

American actress

Tia Carrere (January 2, 1967) is an American movie and television performer. Her career was launched around 1985.[1] She was born in Honolulu, Hawaii to Filipino parents. Her notable movies include the 1992 comedy Wayne's World. She began her career with the TV series Airwolf. Other television shows and movies followed. In 2006, she was a contestant on the show Dancing with the Stars.

Tia Carrere
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Tia Carrere attending "Susan G. Komen's 8th Annual Fashion for the Cure" event – Hollywood, California on September 24, 2009
Althea Rae Janairo

(1967-01-02) January 2, 1967 (age 54)
OccupationActress, model, singer, voice actor
Years active1985–present
Spouse(s)Elie Samaha (1992–2000) (divorced)
Simon Wakelin (2002–2010) (divorced)
Parent(s)Alexander Janairo
Audrey Duhinio Janairo
Musical career
Years active1993-present
LabelsDaniel Ho Creations
Associated actsDaniel Ho

Carrere was born in Honolulu, Hawaii.[2]


  1. "Tia Carrere". Carrere. Archived from the original on December 9, 2016. Retrieved December 22, 2016.
  2. "Tia Carrere". Bio. Retrieved December 22, 2016.

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