The Wayne's World actress and husband Simon Wakelin welcome their first child

By Alison Gee
November 29, 2005 02:00 PM
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Actress Tia Carrere has given birth to her first child, a baby girl, PEOPLE has learned.

Daughter Bianca was born in Los Angeles in September, her publicist announced this week. Carrere, 38, is married to British photojournalist Simon Wakelin. The couple, who met in London, were married on New Year’s Eve 2003.

This is Carrere’s second marriage: Her first, to Hollywood producer Elie Samaha, ended in February 2000 after seven years.

The actress-singer, a native of Hawaii, provided the voice of Nani in the Lilo & Stitch animated films and also has starred in Wayne’s World, True Lies, and 1986’s Zombie Nightmare.