Who Is Darlene Mowry? All About Tia & Tamera Mowry’s Mother

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Who Is Darlene Mowry? All About Tia & Tamera Mowry’s Mother
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Darlene Mowry is a famous personality, who is primarily recognized as the mother of her identical twins Tia & Tamera Mowry. Well, both her daughter are successful American actresses, who initially gained fame after appearing in the WB series Sister, Sister.

Following the success of her daughters in the film & TV industry, Darlene had been working as their manager. But where is Mowry now? Is she still married to her husband Timothy Mowry?

In this article, we are going to explore some untold facts about Darlene Mowry’s career, marriage, net worth, & several interesting details.

Darlene Mowry Wiki, Age

The mother of identical twins, Darlene was born Darlene Renee Flowers on October 25, 1956, in Miami, Florida. As of 2023, she is 66 years of age.

She was born in a middle-class African-American family, & had a very ordinary childhood. Unfortunately, she has not revealed any details about her father or mother.

Darlene Mowry Married Her Husband Timothy Mowry

Well, Darlene was a married woman. She married her high school sweetheart Timothy Mowry. While they have not revealed the exact date of their wedding, they reportedly walked down the aisle in 1975. Shortly after their marriage, they allegedly moved & settled down in Gelhausen, Germany.

Old Photo Of Darlene With Her Husband Tim & Their Twin Daughters
Old Photo Of Darlene With Her Husband Tim & Their Twin Daughters

But how did Darlene and Timothy first meet? Well, they met back when they were in high school when they fell in love. Moreover, the duo also worked together in the U.S. Army where she was a drill sergeant whereas Tim was an NCO.

Why Did Darlene & Timothy Divorce?

Like any married couple, the Mowry couple shared a great bonding together. However, things between them didn’t remain the same forever. After being in a marital relationship for over 40 years the couple filed for a divorce. Their divorce was finalized in 2015.

Though the couple has not revealed the exact reason for their divorce, they cited irreconcilable in their divorce documents. Despite the fact that the former couple has separated, they still are good friends & they do spend time with their kids together.

Both the former couple is reportedly in a new relationship but had not revealed the details.

Darlene Mowry Is A Mother Of Four Children

From her marital relationship with her now-ex-spouse, Darlene gave birth to four kids. She welcomed their oldest kids, ie, their twin daughters Tamera Mowry-Housley & Tia Mowry-Hardrict on July 6, 1978. Tamera is the older among the two who was born at 4:30pm, two minutes ahead of Tia.

Darlene Has Four Children With Her Husband Timothy Mowry
Darlene With Her Four Kids

Similarly, she gave birth to her third child, a son named Tahj Mowry on May 17, 1986, whereas the youngest among all Tavior Mowry was born on July 5, 1993.

Needless to say, all the members are very close to each other and are often seen spending time together. Hopefully, their relationship continues the same way forever.

Her Daughters Are Successful Actresses

All of Darlene’s children are very successful in their respective fields. Her twin daughters Tamera and Tia are hugely successful actress and have appeared in numerous movies and TV series. The twins combinedly gained fame after they appeared in the sitcom Sister, Sister.

Their success was followed by their appearance in Disney Channel Original Movie Twitches and its sequel, Twitches Too. So far, they have appeared in numerous other TV series like Detention, Girlfriends, Tia & Tamera, Prince of Peoria, among others.

Darlene Mowery Along With Her Twin Daughters Tia & Tamera
Darlene Mowery Along With Her Twin Daughters Tia & Tamera

Apart from all the acting works, the twins are also into singing and formed a band called Voices, which release their first single Yeah, Yeah, Yeah! in 1992.

Talking Darlene’s oldest son Tajh, he is also an actor and singer and is famous for his appearance in Smart Guy, a Disney Series. Moreover, he also appeared in the 2007 film Are We Done Yet? which was along with rapper Ice Cube.

Unlike the rest of Darlene’s kids, her youngest son Tavior is into sports. He reportedly plays football for the University of California Davis.

Darlene Mowry Is Also A Grandmother

Well, Darlene is not just a mother but also a grandmother. From her children’s marital relationships, she has four grandkids. From her daughter Tia’s marital relationship with Corey, she has two grandchildren Cree Taylor, born June 28, 2011, & Cairo Tiahna born May 5, 2018.

Darlene's Spouse Timothy Mowry & Her Grandkid
Timothy Mowry & His Grandkid.

Likewise, from her other daughter Tamera’s marriage to Adam Housley, Darlene has a grandson Aden John Tanner and a daughter, Ariah Talea.

Darlene Mowry Career: Worked As A Manager & Film Producer

Not many know but Tia & Tamera Mowry’s mother Darlene has a few accomplishments of her own. Following the success of her daughters in the TV industry and the rise of their music careers, she worked as a manager for them.

Apart from this, she is also a film producer and has a few credits to her name. She has produced a few films like Double Wedding, The Poof Point, & Seventeen Again.

Prior to her career in the movies and TV, she worked as a drill sergeant in the U.S. Army and also worked as a security guard for a while. Like her, her former hubby was also in the Army, and later took a job as a custody officer/jailer with the City of Glendale Police Department. This was after the family moved to California.

Where Is Mowery In 2023? Did She Remarry?

As of now, she has been living a peaceful life and sharing time with her children. Currently, she assists her kids in their professional endeavors and is also occasionally seen with them at events.

Talking about the fact if Darlene married again after the divorce, there is no proper evidence to come up with the conclusion. However, there were speculations in the past that she was dating a new man.

What Is Her Net Worth?

As for Darlene’s net worth, she is assumed to have a few million in her bank account. This comes from the fact that she had a decent career as a drill sergeant, for which she received a salary of over $46k. Likewise, from her work as a film producer and manager to her daughter, she undoubtedly made a good amount as well.