Tia Mowry Biography (1978-)

Full name, Tia Dashon Mowry; born July 6, 1978, in Gelhausen, West Germany (now Germany); daughter of Timothy (a police officer) and Darlene (a personal manager; maiden name, Flowers) Mowry; twin sister of Tamera Mowry (an actress); sister of Tahj Mowry (an actor). Addresses: Agent: Metropolitan Talent Agency, 4526 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010.

Birth Details
July 6, 1978
Gelhausen, West Germany

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Tia Landry, Sister, Sister, ABC, 1994-1995, The WB, 1995-1999
  • Voice of Lemonjella LaBelle, Detention (animated), The WB, 1999-2000
  • Appeared as Tia Malone in Family of Five.
  • Movies
  • Sydney Donovan, Seventeen Again, Showtime, 2000
  • Specials
  • Welcome Home Animaniacs, The WB, 1995
  • All-Star T.G.I.F. Magic, ABC, 1997
  • The 1997 Hollywood Christmas Parade, syndicated, 1997
  • The WB's Second Annual New Year's Eve Jam, The WB, 1997
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom: The First Adventure, ABC, 1998
  • NBA Team Up Celebration, NBC and Black Entertainment Television, 1998
  • Take a Moment, The Disney Channel, 1998
  • Awards Presentations
  • Presenter, The Seventh Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards, Nickelodeon, 1994
  • Presenter, The Eighth Annual Kids' Choice Awards, Nickelodeon, 1995
  • Presenter, The Walt Disney Company and McDonald's Present the AmericanTeacher Awards, The Disney Channel, 1996
  • Presenter, The 28th Annual NAACP Image Awards, Fox, 1997
  • Presenter, The 26th Annual American Music Awards, ABC, 1998
  • Presenter, The Walt Disney Company Presents the Eighth American Teacher Awards, The Disney Channel, 1998
  • The Fourth Annual Soul Train Lady of Soul Awards, syndicated, 1998
  • Presenter, The 1999 Essence Awards, Fox, 1999
  • Presenter, The 1999 Trumpet Awards, TBS, 1999
  • The 13th Annual Soul Train Music Awards, syndicated, 1999
  • The 31st Annual NAACP Image Awards, Fox, 2000
  • Presenter, The 32nd NAACP Image Awards, Fox, 2001
  • Episodic
  • Judith Ann Webb, Dangerous Women, syndicated, 1991
  • Denise, "The Devil Made Me Do It," Full House, ABC, 1992
  • True Colors, Fox, 1992
  • Janice Robinson, "The Tale of the Chameleons," Are You Afraid of the Dark?, Nickelodeon, 1995
  • Herself, "Colorful Dogs," Sidewalks Entertainment (also known as Sidewalks Entertainment Hour), syndicated, 1995
  • Guest, The Rosie O'Donnell Show, syndicated, 1996
  • Guest host, Soul Train, syndicated, 1996
  • Rochelle, "Brother, Brother," Smart Guy, The WB, 1997
  • Guest, Praise the Lord, Trinity Broadcasting Network, 1998
  • Herself, "Blue's Birthday," Blue's Clues, Nickelodeon, 1998
  • Appeared in "Sister, Sister," Sidewalks Entertainment (also knownas Sidewalks Entertainment Hour), syndicated; and in Storytime,PBS.
  • Film Appearances
  • Venetia, The Hot Chick, Buena Vista, 2002
  • Kendra, Hollywood Horror, 2004
  • Music Videos
  • Appeared in the music video "I Really Like It," by Harlem World.

Further Reference


    • Essence, August, 1999
    • Jet, March 1, 1999

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