Tsianina Joelson

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Tsianina Joelson
Born Tsianina Marie Means
(1975-01-16) January 16, 1975 (age 39)
Coquille, Oregon, U.S.
Other names Tsianina Lohmann
Occupation Actress/Model
Years active 1998 – present
Spouse(s) Greg Joelson
Michael Lohmann

Tsianina Joelson (pronounced "Cha'-nee-na",[1] born Tsianina Marie Means on January 16, 1975), or Tsianina Lohmann, is an American actress, fitness model, and former beauty queen.

Joelson was born in 1975 in Coquille, Oregon to Ken and Betty Means.[2] She was crowned Miss Coos County in 1993.[3] She was married to former football player Greg Joelson when she won Fitness America's Miss Fitness USA competition in 1997.[2] She married Michael Lohmann in 2004.[4]

Joelson is known for her role as the co-host for the MTV series The Daily Burn.[5] Her most recognized movie role is for the 2000 film Bring It On, where she played cheerleader Darcy.[6] She also played the role of Varia, an Amazon, on Xena: Warrior Princess[7] with four appearances.

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  1. ^ Florence Jessica Paulle and Brianna Leigh (September 2004). "Interview with Tsianina Joelson". Whoosh!. Retrieved 2008-07-05. 
  2. ^ a b John Griffith (1998-01-24). "Do-it-herself approach is the ticket to winning for this fitness champ". The Oregonian. p. C1. 
  3. ^ Pat Forgey (1993-07-12). "National sweetheart becomes Miss Oregon". The Oregonian. p. B4. 
  4. ^ "Oahu marriage licenses and birth certificates". Honolulu Star-Bulletin. 2004-03-07. Retrieved 2008-07-05. 
  5. ^ Byron Beck (1998-08-14). "Pumping up MTV". The Oregonian. p. E1. 
  6. ^ Robert Koehler (2000-08-25). "Bring It On". Daily Variety. p. 7. 
  7. ^ Jayelle Wilder (2008-04-12). "Just a Xena day on the picket line". The Courier Mail. p. 27. 

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