Tila Tequila, Tila Nguyen, and Miss Tila

Tila Tequila is a Singaporean-born American television and social media star who has become famous as a singer, model, songwriter, blogger, and actress. The original name of this actress is Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen, who got her name of Tila Tequila after joining in her singing career.

She has a successful career as a singer, with a large fan base and supporters worldwide. The celebrity image of her came with her appearance on My space and in a reality dating show, A Shot at Love with Tila Tequila.

Well, how well do you know about Tila Tequila? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Tila Tequila’s net worth in 2021, her age, height, weight, boyfriend, husband, kids, biography and complete details about her life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Tila Tequila to date.

Biography and Early Life

Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen was born in Singapore on 24 October 1981, having an elder brother and an elder sister. The name of an elder brother is Daniel, and her elder sister is Terri. Her father was from Vietnam, and her mother had a French- Vietnamese descent who moved to Singapore just after the Vietnam War in 1975. The whole family settled in Houston, Texas, when Tila was only a year old. Her family belonged to a strict Buddhist community. Her friends gave her a nickname as they believed that she was allergic to alcohol.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Tila Tequila in 2021 and what is her height and weight? Well, Tila Tequila’s age is 39 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 24 October 1981. Though, she is 4′ 11″ in feet and inches and 150 cm in Centimetres tall, she weighs about 104 lbs in Pound and 47 kg in Kilograms. Her eye color is Dark Brown and hair color is Light Brown.


In her early life, she got admitted to numerous schools. After doing her primary education, she gained admission to Middle School even though she had to go to a boarding school for six months as she had a very aggressive nature. After that, she soon transfers to another School. She graduated from High School in 2000. Later she attended some college classes but could not continue that as she got attracted to the entertainment industry.

Personal Life: Dating, Boyfriends, Husband, Kids

Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen moved to California in 2001 to become a supermodel and left all the classes as she did not like to go to college and study. Taylor was engaged with Bobby Banhart at the end of 2007, who was the winner of a dating show a shot at love with tailor Tequila. The relationship did not stay for longer as they broke up within a brief period.

She later claimed that she wanted to date the runner-up, Dani Campbell, but the show producer did not allow her to make a date. She had several boyfriends in her career; some of their names are Ray J (2006), Bobby Banhart (2007), Billy Corgan (2009), and Thomas Paxton Whitaker (2013-2014).

Tequila lately started dating the musician Thomas Paxton Whitaker wait ended up due to his financial problems. She confirmed her pregnancy on her social media pages in 2014 and gave birth to her first daughter Isabella on November 16, 2014. Annabella second daughter of Tila Tequila, takes her birth in September 2018.

Is Tila Tequila Lesbian?

Tila Tequila labeled herself as a lesbian and a bisexual and dated both male and female partners. Later she discloses that she only pretended to be a lesbian or bisexual to get good ratings for her show ‘A shot at love with Tilla Tequila.’

Professional Career

At the age of 19, Tila got the offer of modeling for Playboy magazine. In April 2002, she was featured as playboys cybergirl of the week and became the first Asian cybergirl of the month. She became the lead singer of the band jealousy and released numerous songs by her name.

She got the opportunity to be featured on the cover page of an automobile magazine, namely import tuner, and gained popularity from that. She hosted fuse TV dance show ‘Pants Off Dance Off.’ After that, she released her first single, ‘I Love You,’ through iTunes in 2007 February. Yahoo music released her second single, ‘Stripper Friends,’ in February 2008, followed by the single ‘Paralyze’ on the same platform.

Tila Tequila changed her stage name to Misty Le and after that release her single ‘I Fucked The DJ’ along with its another version, ‘I Love My DJ,’ which got numerous negative reviews. Tila started various blogs and websites with celebrity gossip as well as fashion and currently selling artwork with the name ‘Tornado Thien.’


In 2007 she was named ‘Entertainer of the Year’ at The Soup Awards show. She also lifted the ‘So Hot They’re Famous’ Award and the ‘A-List Drama Queen’ award at ‘Spike Guys’ Choice Awards’ as well as ‘Bravo’s A-List Awards’ respectively in 2008 which is a great deal for any television personality.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Tila Tequila in 2021

Tila Tequila has an estimated net worth of $800 thousand as of 2021. She has earned the most of her wealth by being a successful television personality and also as a social media star. Her albums such as “Sex” and “Welcome to the Darkside” made huge business worldwide.

Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know

  • In the time of her growing up, she was a tomboy.
  • She became pregnant at the age of 16 after losing her virginity.
  • Tila owned a clothing line named ‘Tila Fashion.’

Tila Tequila got a significant growth of her career throughout her whole life though she could not avoid controversies about her sexuality and numerous affairs with males as well as females. Tila rose to fame after she hosted fuse TV dance show ‘Pants Off Dance Off,’ and later released her first single, ‘I Love You,’ through iTunes in 2007 February.


Facts of Thien Thanh Thi Nguyen

  • Gender Female
  • full nameThien Thanh Thi Nguyen
  • birthplaceSingapore
  • Date of Birth October 24, 1981
  • Age 42 years 8 months
  • Horoscope Scorpio
  • Lucky Number 8
  • Lucky Stone Garnet
  • Lucky Color Purple
  • Best Match for Marriage Capricorn, Cancer, Pisces
  • nationalitySingaporean, American
  • religionBuddhism
  • net worth$800 thousand
  • professionModel, television personality, singer, songwriter, actress, writer, blogger
  • weightIn Kilograms – 47 Kg, In Pounds – 104 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 150 cm, In Feet and Inches – 4′ 11″
  • hair colorLight Brown
  • eye colorDark Brown
  • high schoolN/A

Written by Joel S. Elkins

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