Tamera Mowry-Housley is an actor, producer, host, and entrepreneur who has captivated audiences for over 20 years.
Mowry-Housley recently joined Hallmark Channel’s two-hour, daily lifestyle show “Home & Family” as a family member and prior to that co-hosted the Emmy-winning talk show “The Real” for six seasons. “The Real” is the first syndicated talk show in years to be renewed for a sixth season. She worked alongside co-hosts Loni Love, Adrienne Bailon, and Jeannie Mai. Together, the ladies won the Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host at the 45th Daytime Emmy Awards in April 2018.
Mowry-Housley started her career in Hollywood alongside her sister Tia on the hit show “Sister, Sister,” which aired over 100 episodes from 1994-1999. Her work on the show gained praise and recognition; she received an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series and Kid’s Choice Award for Favorite Television Actress. She returned to the screen with Tia on the hit Style Network reality TV series “Tia and Tamera,” which chronicled her life as she balanced her acting career along with major life transformation of marriage and motherhood.
Mowry-Housley’s credits include last year’s Hallmark Movies & Mysteries Original premiere “A Christmas Miracle,” on which she also served as executive producer, as well as “Christmas Angel,” “Something to Sing About” and “Seventeen Again.” She was a series regular on “Strong Medicine,” “Roommates” (ABC Family), and on “Melissa and Joey” (ABC Family). Mowry-Housley has voiced characters in the FOX hit “Family Guy” and Cartoon Network’s “Super HeroSquad Show.” She also produced and starred in the Lifetime movie “Double Wedding.” On the big screen, she co-starred in the Rob Schneider comedy The Hot Chick.
In addition to co-hosting The Real, Mowry-Housley recently completed hosting season one of Facebook Watch’s “Help Us Get Married.” The 12-episode reality web television series followed three couples who are trying to plan their weddings with the help of the Facebook community.
Mowry-Housley graduated with honors from Pepperdine University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology with an emphasis on Abnormal Childhood Development. She was born in Germany and raised in Southern California. Mowry-Housley married FOX News correspondent Adam Housley in May 2011. They welcomed their first child, Aden John Tanner Housley, in November 2012, and their second child Ariah Talea Housley July 2015. Mowry-Housley has a passion and expertise in home décor, fashion, and healthy living. Her blog, TameraMowry.com, chronicles her inspirations.
Tamera lives with her husband Adam and son Aden and daughter Ariah in Los Angeles and Napa Valley, where they oversee Century Oak Winery with the Housley family. The couple recently opened their own tasting room in the heart of Downtown Napa where they both can frequently be seen pouring their family wines for fans and visitors.