Nia Peeples net worth: Nia’s exotic good looks may result from her German, French, Spanish, Scottish, Italian and Filipino history. After attending UCLA on a music scholarship, Nia moved to Vegas where she got a job as among Liberace’s opening acts. In 1988, Nia released a single called “Trouble” that would finally take the #1 position on Billboard’s Hot Dance graphs and #35 on Billboard’s Hot 100. As an actress, Nia is probably most well-known for her character as “Nicole Chapman” about the TV show “Fame”. Within the last 20 years Nia has appeared in several TV shows and films. Her most noteworthy part lately has been as “Karen Taylor” about the soap opera “The Young and the Restless”.
December 10, 1961
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
5' 2" (1.57 m)
Actress, Singer, Dancer, Producer
West Covina High School, University of California, Los Angeles
Sam George (m. 2004), Guy Ecker, Howard Hewett, Lauro Chartrand
Christopher Hewett, Sienna Noelle Peeples Chartrand
Robert Peeples, Elizabeth Peeples
Cynthia Peeples, Paula Peeples
“The Young Americans”
NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series
Fame (1982-1987), Half Past Dead (2002), Walker Texas Ranger (1993-2001), “Pretty Little Liars” (2010-)
Fame, Nasty Boys, The Party Machine with Nia Peeples, Marker, Walker, Texas Ranger, Pretty Little Liars, Return to Lonesome Dove, Courthouse, Crisis Center
Attended and was a mentor at the 2nd annual HatcH audiovisual festival in Bozeman, Montana, in October 2005. HatcH is a film and arts festival whose mission is to provide mentorship, education, inspiration, and recognition to the next generation of creative innovators.
Mother is a flamenco dancer, father is an artist.
Mother Elizabeth Peeples is of Filipino, German and Spanish descent. Father Robert is of Italian, Scottish, Irish and Native American Heritage.
Presenter of The Spirit Horse Award for Best Picture to Paul Feig, for I Am David (2003), at the San Diego Film Festival 2003
Children are Christopher Eugene Howard Hewett (b. June 19, 1989 with ex-husband Howard Hewett) and Sienna Noelle Peeples Chartrand (b. November 11, 1998 with ex-husband Lauro Chartrand).