Tara Spencer-Nairn - Updated Jul 2024

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Montreal, Canada
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Montreal, Canada

Tara Spencer-Nairn

Tara Spencer-Nairn is a popular Canadian actress. Tara Spencer-Nairn is well-known for her role as Constable Karen Pelly on the television series Corner Gas.

Early Life and Childhood

Tara Spencer-Nairn was born on January 6, 1978, in the city of Montreal, Canada. Her age is 45 years as of 2023 and her full name is also Tara Spencer-Nairn.

Similarly, she is Canadian by nationality and Christian by religion. Moreover, her zodiac sign is Capricorn which belongs to the element of Earth, according to astrologers.

She was born to a politician John Spencer-Nairn (father) and a housewife Lucie Spencer-Nairn (mother). Likewise, she has two siblings.


In terms of her educational background, she has done her schooling at Shawnigan Lake School in Shawnigan Lake, British Columbia. Later, she graduated from Vancouver Film School in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Career and Professional Life

Moving on to her career, she started her acting career at an early age. She has appeared in several TV productions and films since the mid-1990s. She has got a lot of support from her friends and family members and she has been interested in acting since childhood.

Similarly, she also gave many auditions for the role of an actress, and after many failed attempts, finally she succeeded and got the role of an actress.

Some of her most notable films are New Waterford Girl, Wishmaster: The Prophecy Fulfilled, and guest appearances on shows like Relic Hunter, Puppets Who Kill, Cold Squad,  Flashpoint, Bliss, and The Outer Limits.

In 2005, she was featured as Kim Gretzky in the film Waking Up Wally: The Walter Gretzky Story. Her most famous roles are Constable Karen Pelly on the series Corner Gas and Sandy Wardwell on CTV’s fantasy drama series The Listener.

She rose to fame quickly as her acting was loved by many of her fans. Due to her great acting, she won the Gemini Award for Best Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Program or Series category in 2007 for the series Corner Gas.

Besides that, she has also been involved in other extracurricular activities. She has also inspired many ambitious actresses, many of whom are now doing well in this field.

In 2018, she was featured as Suzanne in the TV film Christmas Around The Corner. Similarly, in 2019, she was featured as Eloise Benson in the series Hudson & Rex.

Likewise, in 2021, she starred as Caroline in the TV film Evil Stepmom. Recently, in 2022, she was cast as Young Carol Martino in the fantasy series Ghosts.

Tara Spencer-Nairn

Caption: Tara Spencer-Nairn giving a pose. Source: IMDb

Brand Endorsements

Tara has not endorsed any brand till now. Also, she is not promoting anything or collaborating with any brands. No information is available on the web regarding the products she has supported or not.

Also, she has not disclosed any information about the brands or companies she has endorsed. Moreover, in the coming days, we may see her being associated with some brands and supporting their products.

Awards and Nomination

Tara was nominated and has won some awards in her career. She won the Gemini Award for Best Ensemble Performance in a Comedy Program or Series category in 2007 for the series Corner Gas.

Similarly, she was nominated for the Canadian Comedy Award, Canadian Screen Award, and Gemini Awards in 2004 and 2006.

However, her best form has yet to be acknowledged by her audience and she still has much more to do. Furthermore, we believe that her talent will earn her several awards in the future.

Tara Spencer-Nairn – Net Worth 2023

Tara has an estimated net worth of around $1.5 million and her annual salary is $150k. Similarly, her source of income is mainly her acting profession. However, her weekly and monthly wages are unknown.

She has also worked very hard since childhood to achieve this fame. Also, she is active in her career and is on the way to raising her net worth in the future.

Relationship Status

Tara married Josh Glover on April 19, 2008. However, she has not revealed anything about how they both met and dated each other. Moreover, it is seen that they both are happy being together at the moment.

They both together have two sons Foster who was born in 2011 and Carson who was born in 2014. Also, she doesn’t have any past relationships or previous engagements.

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Caption: Tara Spencer-Nairn with her husband. Source: Pinterest


Tara has always been concerned with her professional life. However, she hasn’t been associated with rumors or controversies that would hamper her professional career. Also, she avoids the media and engaging in situations that can damage her reputation.

Body Measurements

Talking about her height she is 5 Feet 3 inches tall and weighs 54kg. Similarly, she has an attractive body that measures 32-28-33 inches and has beautiful green eyes and blonde hair.

Also, her suitable dress size is 5 and her shoe size is 6(US). Moreover, she follows a solid workout and diet plan and a balanced lifestyle to maintain her body measurements.

Tara Spencer-Nairn

Caption: Tara Spencer-Nairn in a show. Source: Instagram

Tara Spencer-Nairn – Social Media

Tara Spencer-Nairn is very popular on social media and her fans love her for her positive influence on them. She is active on Instagram, where she likes to post snaps of her latest photo shoots with her friends.

She has 22.8k followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @tspencernairn. Similarly, her Twitter handle is @TSpencerNairn with 16.6k followers. Her Facebook account is @TaraSpencerNairn and she has 2.7k followers.