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Queen Latifah

Dana Elaine Owens was born on March 18, 1970 in Newark, New Jersey. Better known by her stage name Queen Latifah, she is a rapper, actress and singer. Queen Latifah's work in music, film and television has earned her a Golden Globe award, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, two Image Awards, a Grammy Award, six additional Grammy nominations, an Emmy Award nomination and an Academy Award nomination. From 1993-1998, Latifah had a starring role on Living Single. She began her film career in supporting roles in the 1991 and 1992 films House Party 2, Juice and Jungle Fever. Later, Latifah appeared in the 1996 box-office hit, Set It Off and subsequently had a supporting role in the Holly Hunter film Living Out Loud (1998). She also played the role of Thelma in the 1999 movie The Bone Collector, alongside Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. Although she had already received some critical acclaim, she gained mainstream success after being cast as Matron "Mama" Morton in the Oscar-winning film adaptation of the musical Chicago (2002). Latifah received an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress in a Supporting Role. Since then, she has starred in a number of popular films including; Bringing Down the House, with Steve Martin, Taxi, Beauty Shop, Hairspray and Last Holiday. In 2007, she produced the film The Perfect Holiday starring Morris Chestnut and Gabrielle Union. Her most recent films include; Just Wright (2010), The Dilemma (2011) and she is set to reprise her role in the next installment of the animated film, Ice Age.


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Born:
Mar 18, 1970 In Newark, New Jersey, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
79
Première apparrition :
In the series Today 1952-01-14
Dernier projet:
Film Girls Trip 2017-07-21
Connu pour
Poster of Life Support
Poster of 30 Rock
Poster of Hogan Knows Best
Poster of Mama Flora's Family
Filmographie
Film Girls Trip Sasha Franklin 2017-07-21
Film L'Âge de glace : La Grande Chasse aux œufs Ellie (voice) 2016-03-20
Film Miracles du ciel Angela 2016-03-17
Film L'Âge de glace : Les Lois de l'Univers Ellie (voice) 2016-06-23
Series Star Carlotta Brown 2016-12-14
Series Lip Sync Battle Herself 2015-04-02
Film The Wiz Live! The Wiz 2015-12-03
Film Bessie Bessie Smith 2015-05-16
Film 22 Jump Street Mrs. Dickinson 2014-06-05
Film House of Bodies Nicole 2013-04-19
Series The Queen Latifah Show 2013-09-16
Film Joyful Noise Vi Rose Hill 2012-01-13
Film Steel Magnolias M'Lynn 2012-10-07
Film L'Âge de glace 4 : La Dérive des continents Ellie (voice) 2012-06-26
Film Le Dilemme Dana 2011-01-13
Film Le Noël givré de l'Âge de glace Ellie (voice) 2011-11-24
Film Valentine's Day Paula Thomas 2010-02-10
Film Love & game Leslie Wright 2010-05-14
Film L'Âge de glace 3 : Le Temps des dinosaures Ellie (voice) 2009-06-29
Film Michael Jackson Memorial Herself 2009-07-07
Film Mad money Nina Brewster 2008-01-17
Film Le secret de Lily Owens August Boatwright 2008-09-17
Film Jackpot Dr. Twitchell 2008-05-07
Film Life Support Ana 2007-03-10
Film Arctic Tale Narrator 2007-06-17
Film The Perfect Holiday Mrs. Christmas 2007-12-12
Film Hairspray Motormouth Maybelle 2007-07-13
Film L'Âge de glace 2 Ellie (voice) 2006-03-23
Series VH1 Rock Honors Unknown 2006-05-31
Film Vacances sur ordonnance Georgia Byrd 2006-01-13
Film L'incroyable destin de Harold Crick Penny Escher 2006-09-09
Series 30 Rock Unknown 2006-10-11
Film Beauty shop Gina Norris 2005-06-02
Film Le Magicien d'Oz des Muppets Aunt Em 2005-05-20
Series Hogan Knows Best Unknown 2005-07-10
Series The Tyra Banks Show Unknown 2005-09-12
Film Making 'Scary Movie 3' Himself 2004-01-01
Film Barbershop 2: Back in Business Gina 2004-01-20
Film New York Taxi Isabelle 'Belle' Williams 2004-10-06
Film Bronx à Bel-Air Charlene Morton 2003-03-07
Series The Ellen DeGeneres Show Unknown 2003-09-08
Film Scary Movie 3 Aunt Shaneequa/The Oracle 2003-10-24
Series I Love the '80s Strikes Back 2003-10-21
Film La Porte de l'au-delà Midge Harmon 2002-04-28
Film Les Country Bears Cha-Cha 2002-07-26
Series American Idol Unknown 2002-06-11
Film Chicago Matron Mama Morton 2002-12-26
Film Brown Sugar fracine 2002-10-05
Film À Tombeau ouvert Dispatcher Love (Voice) 1999-10-22
Film Bone Collector Thelma 1999-11-04
Series The Early Show Unknown 1999-11-01
Film Sphère Alice 'Teeny' Fletcher 1998-02-13
Film Mama Flora's Family Diana 1998-11-08
Film Living Out Loud Liz Bailey 1998-10-30
Series The View Unknown 1997-08-11
Film Les seigneurs de Harlem Sulie 1997-08-27
Series The Daily Show with Trevor Noah Unknown 1996-07-22
Film Le prix à payer Cleo 1996-11-06
Series Spin City Unknown 1996-09-17
Series MADtv Unknown 1995-10-14
Series Intimate Portrait Unknown 1994-01-03
Series The Critic Unknown 1994-01-26
Film My Life Theresa 1993-11-12
Series Living Single 1993-08-22
Film Who's the Man? Herself 1993-04-23
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Film Juice Ruffhouse M.C. 1992-01-17
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Series Roc Unknown 1991-08-25
Film Jungle Fever Lashawn 1991-06-07
Film House Party 2 Zora 1991-10-23
Series Le Prince de Bel-Air Marissa Redman 1990-09-10
Series Live with Regis and Kathie Lee Herself 1983-04-04
Series CBS News Sunday Morning Unknown 1979-01-28
Series Saturday Night Live Unknown 1975-10-11
Series Don Kirshner's Rock Concert Unknown 1973-09-27
Series The Grammys Unknown 1959-05-04
Series Cérémonie des Oscars Unknown 1953-03-18
Series Today Unknown 1952-01-14