A native of Hawaii, Tia Carrere has starred in films alongside prominent actors such as Sean Connery and Arnold Schwarzenegger. Here are three of Carrere’s notable films:
- Wayne's World. Starring alongside Mike Myers and Dana Carvey, Carrere played a bass guitarist who becomes the love interest of Myers' titular character, Wayne Campbell.
- True Lies. Released in 1994 and directed by James Cameron, True Lies starred Arnold Schwarzenegger as a fearless secret agent who leads a double life. Carrere played a villainous nuclear warhead smuggler.
- Lilo & Stitch. An Oscar-nominated, animated Disney film, Carrere voiced Nani, the older sister and guardian of Lilo, a 5-year-old Hawaiian girl.