Tamara Dhia is an Iraqi-American actress, TV personality, and journalist. She is known for her leading role (Amal) in Santa Claus in Baghdad (2008).
She has also had a number of other roles that have also helped her to greater fame. Tamara is currently the host of TRL (Total Request Live), the MTV show Reboot, which will be broadcast in 2017.
Age and Early Life
As far as we know, Tamara Dhia was born in Baghdad, Iraq. Her date of birth was November 22, 1992. It is said that her parents fled Iraq to the United States of America; as such, Tamara Dhia grew up in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
According to the records, Tamara attended the American University in Washington D.C., where she earned a B.A. in Communications (broadcast journalism) in 2003.
She moved to New York to further her acting career. The short film Superdude & Friend (2005), in which she played the role of a frightened spectator, is one of her earliest works in the film industry. The Arab maiden has also advanced her career in the industry by attending several courses and training, especially at One on One, the Atlantic Acting School and the American University.
Tamara Dhia’s Professional Endeavors
The actress is represented by the Bohemia Entertainment Group, LLC (CA). She has starred in several movies and TV shows, including The Coasters, Cellular, The Wood, Saveta, Layla is Bad and Canikaze, The Part Is Over, and Shit White Girls Say…To Arab Girls. Her works in a supporting role include Transient, Tuesday’s Child, and Chris Weisberg are Going Soon. Tamara was also the host of the show My LA. She had a brief stint as a voice actress when she was a voice-over artist in Criss-Cross (A & E pilot with green light).
As a theater actress, she has starred in plays such as Learn to be Latina at San Diego’s Diversionary Theatre, Dear Mrs. Ferrell at the Actor’s Circle Theatre, and Hurry! at the Cherry Lane Theatre, New York City. Meanwhile, the actress has also appeared at Acme Comedy Theatre Productions, where she played a number of roles at the Middle Eastern Comedy Festival.
Tamara co-founded a production company called Welcome UpsideDown Productions. Here she uses her skills as a writer and producer to make short plays and films.
In addition to her acting efforts, she has also tried her hands and talents in a number of other professions, particularly in the media. From April 2009 to December 2012 she worked as a freelance event contractor for BNP Paribas in New York City. There she worked as an assistant to the event team, mainly in positions that were outside the country. She was basically the event director’s right-hand man.
From December 2010 to December 2012, Tamara also worked as a social media consultant for the Playa restaurant. The restaurant was named Best Chef and Best New Restaurant in 2011 (Esquire magazine). She took care of increasing their web presence and was successful with a 700% increase in followers.
She also worked as a blogger for Backstage from April 2011 to 2013 and was easily one of the most visited bloggers on the platform. In her series, she dedicated herself to the task of taking a look behind the scenes of the lives of up-and-coming talents. In 2013, Tamara also worked as an on-air host for SpinMedia, Inc.; she was a female voice in a largely male-dominated gaming world.
This beauty has also been working for about 3 years (August 2012 – April 2015) at HeyUglyBaby Productions as editor-in-chief, producer, and content creator. That’s not all, Tamara worked as an editorial producer at Complex Networks, where she wrote scripts and appeared in videos.
Her Love Life
As a beautiful actress and media personality, it is expected that there will be spicy details about a man in her life. However, such news is not yet available to the public. Can this be attributed to a mysterious lifestyle, the absence of a man, or a gay lifestyle? We have yet to find substantial answers to these questions.
As an actress and television personality, there is a lot of money to be made. Tamara Dhia has done just that, but the exact number of her net worth is unknown.
Other Facts about Tamara Dhia
Birth sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5 feet 6 inches
Weight: 118 lb
Eye color: Brown
Hair color: Brown