- Full Name Kiana Tom
- Birth Date Mar 14, 1965
- Age 57 Years, 3 Months
- Ethnicity Mixed Ethnicity (Chinese, Hawaiian, Irish)
- Nationality American
- Birthplace Maui, Hawaii
- Occupation American Actress and Fitness Expert
- University University of California, Los Angeles
- Relationship Status Married
- Husband Dennis Breshears
- Height 5 Feet 6 Inches
- Net Worth 1 Million Dollars
- Daughter Anelalani and Asialea
Kiana Tom | BiographyBusinesswoman & Author
Kiana Tom is a renowned American actress and fitness instructor. She is best known as the author of her bestselling fitness guide, ‘Kiana’s Body Sculpting.’
Who is Kiana Tom?
Kiana Tom is a well-known fitness expert, model, actress, entrepreneur, and TV show host. People primarily recognize her as the founder and host of the internationally famous fitness show, Kiana’s Flex Appeal. It was released in 1995 and ran for one season until 1996.
Tom was born in Maui, Hawaii, on 14 March 1965. Although her nationality is American, she is from a family of mixed ethnicity. She is part Chinese, part Irish, and part Hawaiian.
For education, Tom went to UC Santa Barbara, where she was involved in several sports activities like cycling, tennis, volleyball, and windsurfing. In addition, she was also in the school’s Pi Beta Phi Sorority and Pi Sigma Kappa. After graduating from UC Santa Barbara, she joined the University of California, Los Angeles, and earned a Bachelor's Degree.
Tom made her TV debut in 1988 via an instructional workout TV series titled Bodyshaping. It followed her appearance as a host of the 1994 show X-treme Energy. Later in 1995, she landed her first acting role in the movie Cyber Bandits. Tom portrayed the role of Anastasia in the film. Similarly, her other notable works are The Drew Carey Show (1998 TV series), Universal Soldier: The Return (1999 movie), Shark Tank (2010 TV series), etc.
Besides acting and hosting shows, Tom is also an acclaimed author. She co-authored a fitness guide book titled ‘Kiana’s Body Sculpting’ in 1994.
She is the mother of Two Daughters
Tom married her husband, Dennis Breshears, in March 2002. The couple has been married for nearly 20 years now and is blessed with two beautiful daughters. Their eldest daughter Anelalani was born sometime in 2002, and her youngest daughter Asialea took birth in 2006.
Tom regularly shares her daughters’ pictures on her Instagram handle @kiana_tom_flexappeal_fitmomtv. Moreover, recently on 8 May 2022, she posted a series of mother-daughter snaps on the occasion of Mother’s Day. She also wished every mom out there a Happy Mother’s Day with a caption,
“To all the STRONG MOMS out there! Mothers Day weekend is one of my very favorite weekends of all! It’s the time to celebrate being a mom, celebrating your own mother, cherishing your daughters (children), sharing the special joy with your besties who are also moms!”
Kiara Tom and Her Husband Are Getting Divorced After 19 Years of Marriage
The parents of two children, Tom and Dennis Breshears, filed for divorce in January 2022. The pair were set to complete their 20 years in March 2022. However, they decided to walk separate ways before achieving the milestone.
Tom revealed the information about her divorce via a question & answer session on her Instagram handle. One of her followers asked, “How did you and her husband meet and if i can guess, he’s older than you?” Replying to her fan’s query, she wrote,
“We met from a mutual friend. However after 19 years of marriage we are getting divorced. It’s for the best for my daughters and for me.”
As of now, there are no further details available on authentic sites about Tom’s divorce. Thus, we have to wait until they make a public announcement to know if they have yet separated.
What is Kiana Tom’s 2022 Net Worth?
According to CelebrityNetworth Tom holds a net worth equivalent to $1 million. The main contributors to her massive wealth are her ventures on TV as an actress, producer, and show host. In addition, her career as a fitness expert and author and her businesses also aids her net worth.