Birth Date: December 14, 1973 / Age: 42
Birth Place: Louisiana, USA
Also Credited as: Tia Nicole Tucker
Biography: Tia Nicole Texada was born on December 14, 1972 in Louisiana. She has been acting since she was young. She recently played Sgt. Maritza Cruz in the NBC Drama Third Watch. She also has appeared in movies such as Glitter, Phone Booth, Paulie , and Spartan (2004 movie).
Is a musician/recording artist. Her song “Driving You Crazy" was featured in an episode of "Dawson's Creek" (1998), and she has performed as a soloist in the California leg of the Lilith Fair tour in 1995. Tia is also a Latin dance soloist.
Her brother is a jewelry designer
She sang the role of Lupe 'the parrot' in the movie Paulie
Her mother was a beauty queen and her father does magic tricks
Her father is an insurance agent. He is an avid amateur golfer. In the 1970s he was a baseball coach at Centenary College in Shreveport, LA. Her mother is a reflexologist.