Tami Roman has a name in the American TV industry. She was seen in the series called The Real World: Los Angeles. She is also a model, a businesswoman, and an actress.
Tami Roman and her growing years
Tami Roman was born as Tamisha Akbar on 17 April 1970 in Mount Vernon, New York, the USA. Her current age is 48 years and her mother was an African-American while her father hailed from Puerto Rica. She has no siblings and grew up in the White Plains, New York.
Tami Roman and her first TV appearance
Tami Roman was 19 when she appeared on the MTV’s hit show named The Real World. It was a reality TV program and Tami was in its second season in 1993. During the season when her life was being portrayed, she was the first TV star to have an abortion on the show.
Tami gained more popularity when she was the dealer on the 2001 revival program called Card Sharks. She has also appeared on several other TV shows and was also cast in an episode in season 3 of the show One by One.
Tami Roman was also the first five main cast members of the show on VH1 called Basketball Wives. This show had premiered on the channel in 2010 and Tami had joined it at that time. She was also in its spinoff show called Basketball Wives LA. This commenced airing in 2015. She also starred in 2 episodes of Extant on CBS.
Tami has also been part of Tami Roman’s Love Talk and Hot Jamz which she does with advice columnist and rapper Willie D and Reggie Youngblood. This show she hosts on the radio and it is Houston’s KCOH Radio. Tami Roman also was seen along with her boyfriend Reggie Youngblood on the show Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars during its season 3. This began to broadcast in 2015 and Tami was a cast member in it.
In the year 2017, Tami was seen in two shows namely Wild ‘N Out in which she was a special guest and Tales in which she was cast as Silk in one episode. She also has a cosmetic and fashion line. She has a net worth of $ 800k.
Tami had once broken down when she talked about the negative impact that the shows have on her life. She said:
“I’m unhappy because people just see me one way. “
Tami Roman and her relationships
Tami was initially married to the NBA player Kenny Anderson. The couple had tied the knot in 1994 and after 7 years in 2011 they had separated and got divorced. It is not known whether she dated anyone in between but since 2014 she is in a romantic involvement with Reggie Youngblood who is 17 years her junior.
This 5 feet and 9 inches tall beauty has two children with Kenny Anderson. They are her two daughters-Jazz and Lyric. She was pregnant with Reggie’s child in June 2015 but she miscarried in 2015.
References: wikipedia.com, IMDb.com