About Tia Carrere
Althea Rae Duhinio Janairo (born January 2, 1967), known professionally as Tia Carrere, is an American actress, singer and former model who got her first big break as a regular on the daytime soap opera General Hospital. Carrere played Cassandra Wong in the feature films ‘Wayne’s World’ and ‘Wayne’s World 2’, Juno Skinner in ‘True Lies’, Nani Pelekai in the ‘Lilo & Stitch’ films and TV series, Queen Tyr’ahnee in ‘Duck Dodgers’, Richard Lewis’s girlfriend, Cha Cha, in ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’, Sydney Fox in the television series ‘Relic Hunter’, as well as Lady Danger opposite RuPaul Charles in Netflix’s ‘AJ and the Queen’.
Carrere also appeared as a contestant in the second season of ‘Dancing with the Stars’ and the fifth season of ‘The Celebrity Apprentice’. In addition to acting, Carrere has won two Grammy Awards for her music. Her 1st solo album was called ‘Dream’, released in 1993 and released a 2nd in 2007, called ‘Hawaiiana’; The album was nominated for a 2008 Grammy Award under the category Best Hawaiian Music Album. Learn More…