Tia Mowry is an American actress who first gained recognition for her starring role as Tia Landry in the sitcom Sister, Sister, opposite her twin sister Tamera Mowry. The sisters then starred together in the Disney Channel Original Movie Twitches and its sequel, Twitches Too.
Who is Tia Mowry?
Tia Dashon Mowry first opened her eyes on July 6, 1978. She was born in Gelnhausen, Germany. Her parents are Darlene Mowry and Timothy Mowry. She has three siblings; a twin Tamera Mowry, Tahj Mowry and Tavior Mowry. Tia’s father was in the U.S. Army at the time of her birth while her mother worked as a security guard. Later her father became jailer in the City of Glendale police Department when the family moved to California.
Tia’s career began when she partook in pageant and talent shows during the time when her family were based at Ford Hood, Texas. When she was 12 years old, she and her other siblings persuaded their mother to relocate with them to California (at the time their father’s new station) so to pursue career in acting. In 1990, the entire family moved to Los Angeles, California and soon after the twin girls started making appearances in commercials and small roles.
She became well known for her role in Tia Landry, a twin separated at birth and reunited later when they were teenagers in the ABC/WB sitcom Sister, Sister. Sister, Sister was a show developed purposely for the twin sisters by a producer who had watched and loved them during their appearance in Full House.
During its run, they guest-starred on the Sister, Sister crossover episode of The Jamie Foxx Show and appeared on an episode of their brother Tahj Mowry’s sitcom Smart Guy and did voice-over work for the Kids’ WB series Detention.
She has given one memorable performance after the other, starting with the 2006 comedy-drama ‘The Game’ wherein she portrayed the role of Melanie Barnett. Her other important appearances were on the reality show ‘Tia & Tamera’ on Style Network, Nickelodeon’s Nick at Nite and TV Land comedy sitcom ‘Instant Mom.’
Television apart, she has also done a couple of films. Having established her career as an actor, Tia has now widened her artistic horizons and is aiming for a career in singing as well. And this is not just all—Tia is a very well-known basketball player as well. She is the head coach of the Entertainment Basketball League celebrity team and even coaches the Atlanta team.
According to reliable sources, Tia Mowry’s net worth is estimated to be $4 Million. Tia Mowry has had a fruitful acting career spanning many decades, during which she has been in a great number of movies, television episodes, and other productions.
How many houses and cars does Tia Mowry have?
Tia Mowry owns a US$2.6 million home in Los Angeles. She has acquired four luxurious cars; a Ford Eco-Sport, a Cadillac Escalade, a Range Rover Vogue, and a Kia Sportage.
How much does Tia Mowry make per year?
Tia Mowry makes approximately US$500,000 per year. She makes in excess of US$40,000 a month.
What investments does Tia Mowry have?
She is the founder of supplement brand Anser. Anser is leading the charge to make the US$4.5 trillion wellness industry more inclusive and accessible for women of color.
How many Endorsement deals does Tia Mowry have?
She has an endorsement deal with CoverGirl cosmetics.
How many Philanthropy works has Tia Mowry supported?
Tim Mowry has been supporting Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation’s “A Time for Heroes” since she first appeared on Sister, Sister. This foundation seeks to end mom-to-child HIV transmission by 2020.
How many businesses does Tia Mowry own?
Tia Mowry owns Anser, a supplement brand. Also, she and her twin sister Tamera own Needs Brand. The company aims to support mothers and their babies through top-of-the-line, edgy and wholesome products, including the recently released “Stretchy!,” an all natural moisturizing cream to fight stretch marks.
Aside being a brand name, Tia is starring and producing Nick at Nite’s brand new show “Instant Mom.” She also owns several restaurants (the “Fat Mowry Burger” chain) in Washington, a Football Team (the “Gelnhausen Angels”), has launched her own brand of Vodka (Pure Wondermowry – US), and is tackling the juniors market with a top-selling perfume (With Love from Tia) and a fashion line called “Tia Mowry Seduction”.