American Rapper Queen Latifah Married Life, Husband, Children, Parents, Career, Net Worth and Wiki-Bio!
Queen Latifah has found success in both the music and film industry. She is a multi-talented rapper, songwriter, singer, actress, and producer. Over the years, she has released a lot of songs and has also appeared in a lot of movies. Latifah is good at what she does which is the reason why she is at this position. Has Queen Latifah married?
Moving on to her personal life, what do you know about her? Do you know who she’s dating? Do you want to find out the answer? If yes, stay with us as we’ll explore Queen Latifah’ married life, dating affairs, and boyfriend. Also stay tuned to find out about her wiki-bio, career and net worth.
Is Queen Latifah Dating Someone or Married?
In 1995, Queen Latifah was in a relationship with Sean Moon. Unfortunately, he was shot dead during a carjacking.
Over the years, Latifah has refrained from speaking about her sexuality.
“I don’t have a problem discussing the topic of somebody being gay, but I do have a problem discussing my personal life…”
The actress said to The New York Times in 2008.
“I don’t care if people think I’m gay or not. Assume whatever you want. You do it anyway.”
In 2012, when various media outlets concluded that Latifah had come out by referring to a group of gay people at the Long Beach Pride as “her people,” she debunked their speculations saying that her words had nothing to do with her sexuality.
“I’ve never dealt with the question of my personal life in public, It’s just not gonna happen,”
Latifah has dated both sexes; however, she has never been married. Some of the girls that she’s had a relationship with include her trainer Jeanette Jenkins, and choreographer Eboni Nichols. In 2017, she told Mail Online that she was ready to start a family.
Recently, rumors of Queen’s engagement is all over the internet. Rumors have it that, Queen and her partner Eboni have already engaged to marry. On top of that, her partner is also pregnant and ready to bear children.
How much is Queen Latifah’s Net Worth?
Queen Latifah’s net worth is estimated to be around $60 million as of 2019. Latifah became the chief executive officer of the Flavor Unit Records and Management Company when she was in her early 20s. With the Jersey City-based label, she signed about 17 rap-hip hop groups.
Latifah has endorsed brands like Cover Girl of which she owns her brand, the CoverGirl Queen Collection. She also holds a line of fragrance, Queen of Hearts. Her other endorsement partners include weight loss/nutrition company Jenny Craig, Curvation Ladies Underwear and Pizza Hut.
Once Queen Latifah won as whopping $50 thousand for being the eating lord in the Fear Factor.
In September 2016, Latifah entered into an exclusive partnership with Ahold USA to launch her self-designed floral collection which retails from $10.88 each.
She has secured the spot of Number 4 in the List of Top earning Black Actresses. Her earnings come from Album sales that amount to $1.5 million, and she recently bought a $1.3 million home in LA with her trainer.
Queen Latifah’ Career
In the early 1990s, Queen Latifah started out as a rapper with hits like Wrath of My Madness, Ladies First, and the Grammy-winning U.N.I.T.Y. To date, she has dropped seven studio albums which have collectively sold about 2 million copies worldwide
Caption: Queen Latifah with the singer, Mary J. Blige
Latifah also got into acting making her debut in Jungle Fever. Later, Latifah hit it big with 1996’s Set It Off which earned $41 million against a $9 million budget. After that, she started appearing in movies like The Bone Collector (1999), Chicago (2002), Bringing Down the House (2003), Hairspray (2007) and many more.
Latifah’s role in Life Support (2007) which she also produced earned her a Golden Globe and a SAG Award. As an executive producer, she has created many successful projects from her eponymous reality TV show that ran from 1999–2001; and 2013–2015 to the 2013 Netflix exclusive House of Bodies and recently the TV series Scream. She had a leading role in Lee Daniels’ FOX musical drama, Star.
Queen Latifah’s recent involvements are in The Trap, Star, and Scream. For such movies and tv shows, she must have earned $150 thousand as the executive producers for the show. Similarly, she also is involved in other shows, The Clark Sisters, The Tiger Rising, and Paper Chase. For these movies as well, she might earn $150 thousand per movie.
Queen has also penned three books to date. One of her books Ladies First: Revelations of a Strong Woman costs around $1.11 for a hardcover edition while for it’s paperback edition, it costs $34.95.
Queen Latifah’ Wiki-Bio; Age, Height, Nationality and more
In 1970, Dana Elaine Owens was born in Newark, New Jersey. People professionally know her as Queen Latifah. Latifah celebrates her birthday every year on March 18th. She was born to Rita Owens and Lancelot Owens Sr. On March 21, 2018, her mother passed away due to heart failure. Latifah is American and belongs to the African American ethnicity.
As of now, Latifah is 49 years old. Her zodiac sign is Pisces. Latifah has a height of 5 feet 10 inches. Latifah is active on Instagram and Twitter.