Tia Carrere is an American actress, singer, and former model who came to limelight after she was cast in the recurring role of Jade Soong on the daytime TV show General Hospital (1985-1986). She has appeared in several other programs on the small screen including Relic Hunter (1999-2002) where she portrayed the part of Sydney Fox and has starred in numerous films such as Showdown in Manila (2016). She has also participated in a number of competitions like Dancing with the Stars in its 2nd season and has released several studio albums including Ikena (2008) for which she received the Grammy Award in 2009.
Althea Rae Janairo Personal Details
Family / Birth / Real Name:
Althea Rae Janairo
Date of Birth:
2 January 1967
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
Race / Ethnicity:
Filipino, Chinese, Spanish
Occupation / Job(s):
Actress, Singer, Model, Voice actress
Zodiac / Birth Sign:
Althea Rae Janairo Family Details
Alexander Janairo (Banker)
Audrey Duhinio Janairo (Computer supervisor)
Saundra Janairo (Sister)
Bianca Wakelin (Daughter) (Born: September 25, 2005)
She attended Sacred Hearts Academy, an all-girls school.She attended Sacred Hearts Academy, an all-girls school.
Althea Rae Janairo Brand Endorsements
She has endorsed or promoted several brands such as M&Mâ€™s.
Tia Carrere Favorite Things
Advocate Of – Traveling, as she has realized after years of her globetrotting that it leads to more empathy for the world
Travel Destination – Hawaii
Restaurants – Alan Wongâ€™s on Oahu island for fine cuisine, and Liliha Bakery for counter bakery
Has Always Traveled With – Her own big hair bonnet for the shower
Althea Rae Janairo Interesting Facts
*She belongs to Chinese, Spanish, Filipino and Hawaiian descent. *The name “Carrere” came as a tribute to former James Bond Girl Barbara Carrera. *She speaks Hawaiian Pidgin fluently. *People Magazine named her one of the top 50 Most Beautiful People in the World in 1992. *She Ranked #69 in the 2001 FHM-USA list of 100 Sexiest Women in the World.