Queen Latifah
  • Queen Latifah

  • Birthday: 1970-03-18
  • Place of Birth: Newark, New Jersey, USA
  • Biography:

    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.

Queen Latifah Movie List

Title Role Year
The Trap 2019 Try Prime Free >
Girls Trip Sasha Franklin 2017 Free Watch now
Flint Iza Banks 2017 Try Prime Free >
Ice Age: Collision Course Ellie (voice) 2016 Free Watch now
Miracles from Heaven Angela 2016 Free Watch now
Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade Ellie (voice) 2016 Try Prime Free >
Bessie Bessie Smith 2015 Free Watch now
The Wiz Live! The Wiz 2015 Try Prime Free >
22 Jump Street Mrs. Dickinson 2014 Try Prime Free >
House of Bodies Nicole 2013 Try Prime Free >
Ice Age: Continental Drift Ellie (voice) 2012 Try Prime Free >
Joyful Noise Vi Rose Hill 2012 Try Prime Free >
Steel Magnolias M'Lynn 2012 Try Prime Free >
Ice Age: A Mammoth Christmas Ellie (voice) 2011 Try Prime Free >
The Dilemma Dana 2011 Try Prime Free >
Valentine's Day Paula Thomas 2010 Try Prime Free >
Just Wright Leslie Wright 2010 Free Watch now
Michael Jackson Memorial Herself 2009 Try Prime Free >
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs Ellie (voice) 2009 Free Watch now
What Happens in Vegas Dr. Twitchell 2008 Try Prime Free >
Mad Money Nina Brewster 2008 Free Watch now
The Secret Life of Bees August Boatwright 2008 Free Watch now
Hairspray Motormouth Maybelle 2007 Free Watch now
Life Support Ana 2007 Free Watch now
The Perfect Holiday Mrs. Christmas 2007 Try Prime Free >
Last Holiday Georgia Byrd 2006 Try Prime Free >
Stranger Than Fiction Penny Escher 2006 Try Prime Free >
Ice Age: The Meltdown Ellie (voice) 2006 Free Watch now
Beauty Shop Gina Norris 2005 Free Watch now
The Muppets' Wizard of Oz Aunt Em 2005 Try Prime Free >
Barbershop 2: Back in Business Gina 2004 Free Watch now
Taxi Isabelle 'Belle' Williams 2004 Free Watch now
Bringing Down the House Charlene Morton 2003 Try Prime Free >
Scary Movie 3 Aunt Shaneequa/The Oracle 2003 Try Prime Free >
Chicago Matron Mama Morton 2002 Free Watch now
Talking to Heaven Midge Harmon 2002 Try Prime Free >
Brown Sugar fracine 2002 Free Watch now
The Country Bears Cha-Cha 2002 Try Prime Free >
Bringing Out the Dead Dispatcher Love (Voice) 1999 Free Watch now
The Bone Collector Thelma 1999 Free Watch now
Living Out Loud Liz Bailey 1998 Try Prime Free >
Mama Flora's Family Diana 1998 Try Prime Free >
Sphere Alice 'Teeny' Fletcher 1998 Try Prime Free >
Hoodlum Sulie 1997 Free Watch now
Set It Off Cleo 1996 Try Prime Free >
Who's the Man? Herself 1993 Try Prime Free >
My Life Theresa 1993 Try Prime Free >
Juice Ruffhouse M.C. 1992 Free Watch now
House Party 2 Zora 1991 Try Prime Free >
Jungle Fever Lashawn 1991 Try Prime Free >

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