8 Things You Didn’t Know About Tembi Locke

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Tembi Locke Biography

Tembi Locke (born on 26th July 1970) is an American actress who has appeared in television shows and films. She is best known for her role as Dr. Grace Monroe on Syfy’s series Eureka and as Dr. Diana Devis in Sliders and has appeared in such shows as The Mentalist, Castle, and Bones. She attended Alief Hastings High School in Houston and she graduated with an art history degree from Wesleyan University, in Connecticut. There is no doubt that she has been enthralling a larger audience with her outstanding acting prowess and brilliant performances. Well, her fans are in love with her each move and role. Here is a chance to know more about the gorgeous, so let us have a look at the given unknown facts that we have compiled for you!

Tembi Locke

8 Things You Didn’t Know About Tembi Locke

1- Her Husband’s Death

Locke got married to a Sicilian chef Rosario “Saro” Gullo in 1995. They lived and worked together in Los Angeles, California, But unfortunately due to cancer her husband passed away in 2012, they have a daughter together named Zoela who was 7 at the death time of her father.

2- Second Marriage

On a very personal note, she married once again in July. Locke and her husband did not want to wait until the end of the pandemic to tie the knot, so they surprisingly settled for an online wedding on Zoom.

3- Her Main Interests

Locke is a vegetarian, and urban homesteader, regularly growing produce on vacant lots in the city, Locke is a gourmet cook, and also enjoys hiking, running, and fishing. She is also involved in several social activism programs.

4- An Italian Person Dwells In Her

After her high school, Locke lived for a time in Italy on a foreign exchange program, while there she appeared several times on Italian television, including the Carnivale Di Venez. She also speaks fluent Italian.

5- The shade of Personal Life on Professional Life

Her memoir, From Scratch, A Memoir of Love, Sicily and Finding Home (published on April 30. 2019), is about her transracial romance with her Italian husband and her grief after his sudden death.

6- Television Work

Locke’s television includes shows such as Castle, Bones, The Mentalist, Windfall, CSI: NY,  and Beverly Hills. Her comedic turns include Friends, The Jamie Foxx Show, Like Family, and Raising Dad among others.

7- Her Name’s Meaning

Well yes, many of you must not know about the meaning of Tembi, well her full and real name is Tembekile this name holds the meaning of Trustworthy. She is mostly and popularly known for her television name Tembi.

8- Her Launching

In 2015, she launched THE KITCHEN WINDOW, a personal story, and advocacy project. This internationally recognized web serried is a modern take on the age-old kitchen table conversation dedicated to raising awareness about how can we support each other in times of illness and grief.

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