From humble beginnings as a Burger King employee to the CEO of her own entertainment company, Queen Latifah has made a name for herself in the realms of music, television, and film.
Seeking to find a voice for herself, Latifa's bold rapping style and unique sound helped her stand out in the music community, and gave credibility to the female rapper.
Not content in the confines of music, acting called out to the charming Latifah, and in recent years has taken great strides as an actress. Her hit series Living Single helped propel her into feature film, where she groomed her talent, recently receiving a nomination for Best Supporting Actress in Chicago.
Queen Latifah's Bessie Smith Film to Premiere May 16 on HBO
HBO's film on blues singer Bessie Smith starring Queen Latifah will premiere on May 16. Latifah stars in Bessie as the Empress of the Blues, one of...Queen Latifah produced show casts Dartmouth actress
This is the fourth season of Single Ladies which Gracie says follows the same vibe as hit show Sex in the City. Her father, John Gracie, is three time East Coast Music Award winner and Juno nominee.Queen Latifah Makes Out With Omar From The Wire And Sings The Blues In This Teaser For HBO's Bessie!
Things have been looking up for Queen Latifah since her talk show was cancelled last year. The 45-year-old actor is starring in a musical biopic for HBO! Queen plays iconic blues singer Bessie Smith in Bessie. And if the teaser is any indication, sh*t gets cray! Bessie is throwing vases, SANGIN her heart out on stage, [...]Why Can?t Queen Latifah Keep a Daytime Talk Show?
She's beautiful, talented, and charismatic as hell. However, Queen Latifah can't keep a daytime talk show. What gives?Happy Birthday, Queen Latifah! Check Out Her Changing Looks (VIDEO)
From young rapper to serious actress, see her amazing transformationQueen Latifah's $2.4M Colts Neck mansion sold
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Happy 45th birthday to Queen Latifah!Video: "Bessie" - Tease (HBO Films)
The Queen Latifah-led film airs Saturday, May 16 at 8:00/7:00c on the pay channel.Queen Latifah Pegged to Play Bessie Smith in New HBO Film
Queen Latifah is stepping into the shoes of legendary blues singer Bessie Smith for an upcoming HBO film. The Chicago star will feature as the 1920s singer in the upcoming drama Bessie, from director Dee Rees, which charts the life of Smith.
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"Latifah" is an Arabic word meaning "delicate and sensitive."
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