Tia and Tamara MowryTia and Tamara Mowry
(born July 5
) are twin actresses
, born in Gelhausen in West Germany 
to a white
father and an African American
. The sisters starred in the television series Sister, Sister
Early in their careers, they did McDonald's and Barbie commercials.
Tia and Tamara have also appeared many times in teen magazine articles, on posters, and on other shows.
The actor Tahj Mowry (born 1987) is their younger brother. He played T. J. on Smart Guy, which aired on the Disney Channel.