Tamera Mowry Biography

Updated On Feb 22, 2019 Published On Nov 23, 2015
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Date of Birth: 1978 , July-6
Birth Nation: Germany
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
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Tamera Mowry is an American actress and model who is known for her teen role as Tamera Campbell on Sister, Sister. She is also famous for appearing in the television series like Hollywood Darlings, Roommates, Smart Guy, Family Guy, and many others.

Tamera Mowry's Early Life and Family

Tamera Mowry was born Tamera Darvette Mowry-Housley on July 6, 1978, and is 40 years old as of early 2019. She was born in Gelnhausen, Germany just two minutes before her twin sister Tia Mowry. Her mother Darlene Renee Mowry was a security guard and her father Timothy Mowry was in US Army and later became a jailer.

Tamera Mowry is of American nationality and belongs to the mixed ethnicity; German and American descent.

Tamera Mowry's Career

For your information; Tamera Mowry started her professional acting career in 1991 appearing in the role of Penelope in the television series, Flesh 'n' Blood. In 2002, she made her acting debut appearing in The Hot Chick.

Till the date, Tamera has appeared in numerous television series and movies like Hollywood Darlings, Melissa & Joey, Tia & Tamera, Roommates, Strong Medicine, Detention, Full House, Redemption of a Dog, and many others.

Tamera Mowry's Net Worth

As of early 2019, Tamera Mowry's net worth is reported to be around $4 million that she collected from her acting and modeling career. Her twin sister, Tia Mowry's net worth is around $4 million.

Tamera Mowry's Personal Life

While talking about Tamera Mowry's personal life and current relationship status, she is married. She is married to husband Adam Housley. Her husband is an American journalist and former professional baseball player.

Around 2005, the couple was romantically linked with each other. They dated for almost six years. They got engaged in 2010 and on May 15, 2011, the couple got married. They have two children together; a son and a daughter.

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The couple marriage has largely focused on social media for their interracial relationship.  Besides this, there is no information about her love affairs. In July 2013, she revealed that she was virgin until the age of 29 due to being a devout Christian. 

Recently, Tamera is all over the headlines for trying breast milk of her twin sister to cure her illness.

Tamera stands the height of  5 feet 4½ inches and her weight is around 55 kg.

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Born in Gelnhausen, Germany

July 6 , 1978

She was born in Gelnhausen, Germany just two minutes before her twin sister Tia Mowry. Her mother Darlene Renee Mowry was a security guard and her father Timothy Mowry was in US Army and later became jailer. She is of diverse descent.

Married to Adam Housley

May 15 , 2011

She is married woman and her husband is Adam Housley. They got married after six years of their love affairs. They got married on May 15, 2011. They have two children together, a son and a daughter.

Began dating Adam Housley

2005

 Tamera began dating to Adam Housley. He is an American journalist and former professional baseball player. Around 2005, couple was romantically linked with each other. They dated each other for almost six years. They got engaged in 2010.

Cast in series Sister, Sister

1992

She started her acting career from early 90s. In 1992 she and her twin sister appeared in American television sitcom Sister, Sister. She is known for her teen role as Tamera Campbell on this hit sitcom. She was nominated and won several awards for this series.

First child, Aden John Tanner Housley

November 12 , 2012

She became mother for first time in her life on 12 November, 2012 when she was 34 years old. She and her husband Adam Housley were blessed with healthy little baby boy and they named them Aden John Tanner Housley. 

Second child, Ariah Talea Housley

July 1 , 2015

Tamera and Adam together welcomed their second child together on 1 July 2015. This time they were blessed by sweet little girl. They named her Ariah Talea Housley. She was 36 years old when she became mother for second time.

Revealed about her Virginity

2013

In July 2013, she revealed that she did not lose her virginity until she was 29 and the reason behind it is  due to her being a devout Christian but after that she did it for which  she felt guilty and committed to celibate until her  marriage.

Won Image Awards

1999

She nominated for this award for first time in 1996 but she won this award twice in 1999 and 2000. She won that was for Image Awards for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series for Sister, Sister shared with her twin sister Tia Mowry.

Won Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards

1995

She won Nickelodeon Kid's Choice Awards for four times. She won that was for Favorite Television Actress for Sister, Sister in 1995, 1996 and in 1997 respectively. In 1998 she won that award for Hall of Fame Award.

Nominated for Young Artist Award

1995

She was nominated for Young Artist Awards for four times shared with Tia Mowry. In 1995, 1996 and 1997 she was nominated for series Sister, Sister and in 2001 that was for Seventeen Again. She was also nominated for various prestigious awards.

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Tamera Mowry's net worth is reported to be around $4 million.