The album was nominated for a 2008 under the category Best Hawaiian Music Album. She is the daughter of Audrey Duhinio Janairo, a computer supervisor, and Alexander Janairo, a banker. According to court documents she cited as the reason for the divorce and asked for sole physical custody of their daughter. Carrere then provided the voice of Lilo's sister Nani in the animated film 2002 and its spinoffs, as well as the voice of from the 2003 animated series.
From 1999 to 2002, Carrere starred as archeology professor Sydney Fox in , a syndicated action-adventure series strongly reminiscent of the and films and video games. In 2009, she acted as co-host for the pre-Grammy Awards telecast online event alongside. Jessica Jamison Direct-to-Video 1993 Cassandra Wong 1994 Juno Skinner 1995 Monica 1995 Gina Walker Direct-to-Video also Associate Producer 1995 Hostile Intentions Nora Direct-to-Video 1996 Diane Norwood 1996 Victoria Chapell 1996 Natural Enemy Christina Direct-to-Video 1997 1997 Rebecca Mercer 1998 Candy 1998 Herself uncredited Executive Producer 1999 Vicky Mueller 1999 Karen Haggerty Direct-to-Video 1999 If. Her first major breakthrough was in the daytime soap opera.
She also had a guest appearance on and , which was supposed to lead to her joining the cast; her General Hospital obligations, however, prevented her from joining the team. Her character was dropped after one episode, and was never mentioned again. At this time, Carrere was featured in the men's magazine Magazine. Although she was eliminated during the first round of her 1985 appearance at the age of 17, she was spotted by a local producer while shopping at a Waikiki grocery store and was cast in the movie , which he produced and had a cameo.
She won a in 2009 for her third album 'Ikena, which was also produced by Ho, and was a finalist at the for He Nani, the third album she had recorded with Ho as her producer. Joan Maxwell 2002 Nani Pelekai voice role 2002 Meet Prince Charming Samantha Feld 2003 Nani Pelekai voice role Direct-to-Video 2005 Snookie voice role Direct-to-Video 2005 Loot Direct-to-Video 2005 Nani Pelekai voice role Direct-to-Video 2006 Nani Pelekai voice role Direct-to-Video 2008 Miranda Direct-to-Video 2009 Ms. Other roles in prominent films include the parts of smuggler Juno Skinner in , a 1994 action film; a mixed African-Japanese computer expert in , a thriller written for the screen by , starring and ; robber Gina Walker in in 1995; and secretary Victoria Chappell in , a 1996 parody. In 1993, her first solo album, Dream, produced by Matt Prinz, was released, and went platinum in the.
Relic Hunter lasted for a total of three contracted television seasons. She played Cassandra Wong in the feature films and , Juno Skinner in , in , , Queen Tyr'ahnee in , girlfriend, Cha Cha, in , and in the television series. She played the role of Jade Soong Chung from 1985 to 1987. . After not making it out of the first round of competition on Star Search in 1985 as a 17-year-old, Carrere was discovered while grocery shopping and soon cast in the movie Aloha Summer. Her second album, Hawaiiana, was released in June 2007 and takes Carrere back to her Hawaiian roots with four-time -winning record producer accompanying her on classic solo and.
At the end of the decade, she was cast as Ana Ishikawa in the motion picture of the comic book character , but the film wasn't concreted. The photos were republished in the German December 2006 issue of the magazine. Samaha and Carrere divorced in February 2000. Pictures are all below, compadre. On November 30, 2002, she married photojournalist.
According to Carrere, she is of Chinese, Filipino and Spanish ancestry. She also provided the voice of Snookie in the 2005 animated film She participated as a contestant on the popular reality show , and eventually placed sixth overall. Showdown in Little Tokyo 1991. Carrere attended , an all-girls school. In 2011, she won another Grammy Award Best Hawaiian Music Album for her album Huana Ke Aloha.
On April 2, 2010, Carrere filed for divorce in person at. A trained singer, Carrere performed all of her own songs in the first film, and the Wayne's World soundtrack features her vocals. Recently, she has appeared as a guest star on a number of television shows, including , , and. She lives in Los Angeles.