Paige Tamada is one of the many Hollywood stars who gained media exposure from an early age. Like Brooklynn Prince and Iain Armitage who were credited with some important roles as child actors, Paige became known for her roles in The Santa Clause, Milo and Mad City. For those who could easily recognize faces, she also appeared in the popular television series, Evening Shade.
Paige’s sudden disappearance from the entertainment industry has resulted to an unending search for her whereabouts by her very close fans. She left the show business in the late 90s and nothing has been heard from her since then. For more about the popular child actress, here are facts we have for you, but first let’s take a look at his background.
Paige Tamada’s Biography
With Paige Yukiko Tamada as her real name, Paige arrived the world on January 11, 1985. She is an American from California and her ethnicity is white. Her acting talent was discovered when she was just six years old and her activities on screen earned her an early rise to stardom even though her fame was shortlived.
There is no member of Paige Tamada’s family that we currently know of, however, her early screen appearance gives us a clue that they probably played an important role in her life. Concerning her education, the Califonia kid attended French American school Lila which is in Santa Ana, California.
Paige’s first film role was was in the 1991 television show titled The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Although her role in the show was a minor one, it did give her the confidence that she needed to further her acting career. Hence, she went ahead to receive more TV roles including Evening Shade, Full House, Seinfeld, L.A. Fighters and Home Improvement.
Paige’s breakthrough role, however, came in the 1994 film The Santa Clause which saw her joining Tim Allen, Eric Lloyd, Wendy Crewson, Judge Reinhold, David Krumholtz and others as the cast of the family comedy. Her role in the blockbuster film earned her notable roles in other films like Mad City and Milo. These two films were among the few films she appeared in before she left the industry for other interests.
Where Is Paige Tamada Now?
Paige Tamada’s disappearance from the movie industry has been over two-decades-long with her last seen role being as ‘Judy the Elf’ in the hit Christmas classic The Santa Clause written by John Pasquin. The 97-minute film was released on November 11, 1994, and as expected it was a big hit at the box office with over $189.8 million as against its $22 million budget. Even when the film’s sequels The Santa Clause 2 and The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause were released in 2002 and 2006 respectively, all The Santa Clause devotees looked forward to seeing more of Tamada’s face but unfortunately, she was not in any of them.
While we await her answer on what other things she has been doing with her life in the past decades, reports from IMDb says the beautiful speckle-cheeked elf returned to the classroom and has recently graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in San Francisco where she majored in English. Furthermore, there are speculations that she now works at an American department store chain, Macy’s.
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Paige Tamada’s Net Worth
Paige may not have spent much time in the entertainment industry but her role in a number of films and television series paid off. There is no doubt that the youngster was heavily paid for her role in the holiday comedy that brought her to the limelight. The film reportedly made more than $144 million from Canada and the United States alone. It even went on to become a Christmas classic with a “Certified Fresh” rating of about 74% on Rotten Tomatoes. Paige’s salary from her current career has not been ascertained, however, some sources estimated her net worth to be about $1.3 million.
Paige’s Personal Life – Is She Dating Someone Or Already Married?
Paige Tamada is now a grown woman who is currently busy with her career and since she left the show business, she has successfully kept herself away from the media and so details about her love life are closely guarded.
The young lady is not active on any social media network which makes it difficult for people to know what’s going on in her life but considering her age, she may be involved in a relationship with someone.