Tia Carrere is an actress, model, and singer from Honolulu, Hawaii best known for her role in Wayne's World 1 & 2 and on her TV show, Relic Hunter.
Carrere made her acting debut through with the soap opera, General Hospital, in her recurring role from 1985 to 1987. She was even supposed to be a recurring character on the A-Team, but was only featured in one episode and had to withdraw due to her commitment with General Hospital. Aww.
Her true breakthrough as a star came when she played Cassandra, Wayne's rockstar love interest in Wayne's World and Wayne's World 2. As a professional singer, Carrere did her own singing for the movies and appeared on the soundtrack!
Since Wayne's World, Carrere has starred in True Lies, Rising Sun, The Immortals, and High School High. She also made a return to television as the lead character in Relic Hunter for three seasons. She also competed on Dancing With the Stars.
In her music career, Carrere's first solo album, Dream, was released in 1993 and went platinum. Her second album, Hawaiiana, was released in June, 2007.
Big fans of Tia Carrere should note she posed for the January, 2003 issue of Playboy. Enjoy.