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Queen Latifah


Often considered hip-hop's first lady (though some would attribute that to Roxanne Shanté), the woman behind the moniker Queen Latifah was born Dana Owens on March 18th, 1970, in East Orange, New Jersey. She is the daughter of Rita (Bray), a teacher, and Lancelot Owens, Sr. She came from a police family--both her father and older brother were cops... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 26 wins & 83 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 The Secrets of Emily Blair (executive producer) (post-production)
 2016 The Perfect Match (executive producer) (completed)
 2015/III Brotherly Love (executive producer)
 2015 November Rule (executive producer)
 2014 House of Bodies (executive producer)
 2014 Percentage (executive producer)
 2012 I Kissed a Girl (associate producer - as Dana Owens)
 2012 Joyful Noise (executive producer)
 2010 Just Wright (producer)
 2007 The Perfect Holiday (producer)
 2007 Who's Your Caddy? (executive producer)
 2005 Beauty Shop (producer)
 2004 The Cookout (producer)
 2003 Bringing Down the House (executive producer)
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Other Works:

Print ads for Covegirl's line of new makeup products including: Outlast lipstain, Lash Bast Luxe mascara, Trublend Microminerals and Exact Elelights (2009). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 14 Interviews | 11 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 8 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Dana Owens

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Dreams become reality when we put our minds to it. See more »

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Had not done any musical theatre since high school prior to her role in Chicago (2002). See more »

Nickname:

Hip-Hop's First Lady

Star Sign:

Pisces

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