Queen Latifah

 

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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

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Queen Latifah

Born 1970-03-18 (49 years ago) in Newark, New Jersey, USA .
Height 178 centimeters.

Awards
Award Ceremony Year Awarded for
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie (Life Support) 14th Screen Actors Guild Awards 2008 Life Support
Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble (Hairspray) 13th Critics' Choice Awards 2007 Hairspray
Kids' Choice Awards for Favorite Voice from an Animated Movie (Ice Age: The Meltdown) 2007 Kids' Choice Awards 2007 Ice age 2 - Istiden har aldrig varit hetare
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television (Life Support) 65th Golden Globe Awards 2007 Life Support
Kids' Choice Wannabe Award 2005 Kids' Choice Awards 2005
BET Award for Best Actress (Chicago) BET Awards 2003 2003 Chicago
Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture (Chicago) 9th Screen Actors Guild Awards 2003 Chicago
Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actress - Theatrical (Chicago) 2003 Chicago
Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Acting Ensemble (Chicago) 8th Critics' Choice Awards 2002 Chicago
Grammy Award for Best Rap Solo Performance (U.N.I.T.Y.) 37th Annual Grammy Awards 1994 U.N.I.T.Y.
Nominated for awards
Award Ceremony Year Nominated for
People's Choice Award for Favorite Leading Lady 35th People's Choice Awards 2009
People's Choice Award for Favorite Leading Lady 34th People's Choice Awards 2008
People's Choice Award for Favorite Comedic Movie Actress 33rd People's Choice Awards 2007
Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television (Life Support) 65th Golden Globe Awards 2007 Life Support
Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie (Life Support) 59th Primetime Emmy Awards 2007 Life Support
People's Choice Award for Favorite Comedic Movie Actress 32nd People's Choice Awards 2006
BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Chicago) 56th British Academy Film Awards 2003 Chicago
Academy Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Chicago) 75th Academy Awards 2002 Chicago
Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture (Chicago) 60th Golden Globe Awards 2002 Chicago
Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female (Set It Off) 12th Independent Spirit Awards 1997 Set It Off
Parents

Lancelot Owens, Sr., Rita Owens

Sibling

Lancelot Owens, Jr.

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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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