Erika Tham, born December 15, 1999, is an exceptionally talented individual, with fans constantly rooting for her and the industry being pleased by her outstanding performances. This Sagittarius beauty is a Canadian singer, actress, and dancer, best known for her role in Nickelodeon’s Canadian musical comedy T.V. series “Make It Pop,” where she acts as Corki Chang. Today we’ll help you celebrate this well-deserving artist’s special day.
Erika Tham, originally Jacqueline Erika Tham, was born in Singapore to her mother who’s from London, Ontario, and her father, Cheng Tham. She’s Chinese-Malaysian from her paternal side and Dutch/Ukrainian-Canadian from her maternal side. Although she’s originally from Singapore, she’s had the privilege of living in different countries, including the Philippines, Indonesia, Thailand, Canada, Taiwan, and China. In each country she visited, she attended the I.B. schools and took part in their school plays. She was privileged enough to have been exposed to different cultures, which plays a big part in her understanding of people from different cultures. Her passion for performance arts kept her driven and active in school plays.
She was elected to play a part in the Handover from China to England in the 2008 Olympic Closing Ceremonies. It was her outstanding performance at the P.L.A. Opera House in Beijing that got her selected by the London Olympic Committee. She attended Stagedoor Manor in New York to receive formal training in performance arts. She also attended summer camps while in New York. Tham made her acting debut in 2015 in Nickelodeon’s “Ho Ho Holiday Special,” and then took on the role of Quirky in “The Other Kingdom.” Her next major professional role was as Corki Chang in Nickelodeon’s “Make It Pop.” The series is based on three close friends who have to balance relationships and their studies while striving to be musicians. Tham has also participated in the role of Bonnie Rockwaller in Disney’s action and comedy film “Kim Possible.”
Tham is currently not seeing anyone and she has two white poodles called Pava and Lova.
She attends the Olympic Closing Ceremonies, playing an important part in the Handover from China to England.
She makes her debut role in Nickelodeon's "Ho Ho Holiday Special."
Tham auditions for "Make It Pop" and makes it through, qualifying for a role as Corki Chang.
She works on a film titled "The Stanford Letters."
Why We Love Erika Tham
She is culturally aware
Due to having lived in so many different countries in her lifetime, Tham is more likely sensitive to people of different cultures and understands that we're not all the same. She's had the advantage of learning about different cultures and traditions by being within and amongst people of those cultures who are different from her.
She is beautiful
There is no doubt that we all love seeing her beauty grace our screens when it's Tham time. Her flawless face and innocent presence leave us wanting more.
She is versatile
After seeing her in action on several T.V. shows, it's safe to say that she's a raging ball of talent, ready to give other actors a run for their money. Not only is she good at acting but our young star is also a good singer and dancer.
5 Surprising Facts
She’s played the guitar since childhood
She was seven years old when she learned how to play the guitar.
She loves her instruments
Although she plays violin in the series "Make It Pop," she's a cello player in real life.
She enjoys fitness
Tham likes to keep in good shape and so she enjoys the hours of her day that she spends on fitness.
Museums are her favorite places
Tham enjoys herself at the science, art, and history museum during her free time.
Pictures and cameras
She's a girl who appreciates the art of photography, be it of nature, people, or food.
Erika Tham FAQs
Does Tham have siblings?
She is known to be an only child.
Which role is she best known for?
She’s best known for her role as Corki Chang in “Make It Pop.”
Has she had any boyfriends?
Tham keeps her love life private and so the answer to this can only be assumed.
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