Tami Roman is a popular American television celebrity, who has a net worth of $500 thousand. She is also a model and is famous for appearing in popular reality TV shows like ‘The Real World’ and ‘Basketball Wives’. She tied knot with famous NBA player Kenny Anderson but later got divorced.
Biography & Wiki
Tami Roman’s real name was Tamisha Akbar and she was born on April 17th, 1970 in New York, U.S. She was raised in a single parent household, and it was difficult for her as her mother used to work to support the family. Her mother later got remarried to Ali Akbar and Tami had to spend years in a Muslim household. However, Tami’s father divorced Ali leaving Tami disturbed and uncertain about her future.
Tami later decided to start her career as a model and started working with MTV. It 1993, she was cast on MTV”s hit show ‘The real world’. She got more TV offers and her popularity increased. She married NBA’s popular basketball player Kenny Anderson but the marriage wasn’t successful as the couple got divorced in 2001. With Kenny, she had two Daughters.
She also appeared in the famous show ‘Basketball wives’ which made her a popular name in TV industry.
Tami Roman chose modeling as her career path. The real uplift in her career came up with the MTV’s hit show The Real World. She became a popular name in television industry and grabbed many other roles. She gave appearances in many TV Shows including ‘Summerland, ‘Sex, Love & Secrets’, ‘Moonlight’ etc.
She however shifted her career from television to movies, in her career span and was casted in several independent films. She has also worked as co-host in the game show, ‘Card Sharks’. She enjoys a great fan base and is known for openly speaking her mind.
She has seen many ups and downs throughout her life whose experiences she shared in the famous ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’. She also worked in VH1 hit reality show ‘Basketball Wives’ which followed the lives of woman related to professional basketball players. She was married to NBA’s star Kenny Anderson but the couple got divorced after 7 years of marriage.
Currently, she is raising her daughters in Bogota, New Jersey meanwhile working on several other projects which includes screenplays and reality TV show ideas.
Awards & Achievements
Tami Roman had made a long way to success despite having a troubled childhood and difficult career start. Her biggest award is the huge fandom which she has earned in these years.
Net Worth of Tami Roman
Tami Roman has an estimated net worth of around $500 thousand as of 2017. She has made huge amount of money from her career in Television industry and modeling. She has appeared in several movies like ‘Noon’, ‘Eden’, ‘Belle’s’, etc.
Tami Roman is one of the most prominent TV celebs of current times and famous for her appearances in famous TV Shows like ‘The Real World’ and ‘Basketball Wives’. In 1988, she stood runner up for Ms. Black California Pageant and started her career in modeling and television industry. She is an inspiration to many and has a huge fan base on her social media accounts. Most of her income is derived from advertisement campaigns, fashion shows and television acting roles.