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 Finally Ready to Sing the Blues in 'Bessie'
When Queen Latifah was approached 20 years ago to play Bessie Smith, she had to do some research. "I was Queen Latifah the rapper. I had no idea who...Queen Latifah takes long road to 'Bessie' film
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) ? When Queen Latifah was approached 20 years ago to play Bessie Smith, she had to do some research.Queen Latifah to star as Bessie Smith in HBO movie
Annie Martin PASADENA, Calif., Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Queen Latifah is confirmed to portray legendary blues singer Bessie Smith in new HBO movie "Bessie."Queen Latifah & Partner Eboni Nichols Party Up In Brazil ? Flaunt Bold & Beautiful Bikini Bods
Queen Latifah hangs poolside with partner Eboni Nichols on a romantic Brazilian holiday. See the pics!? READ ONQueen Latifah brings blues great Bessie Smith to life in HBO film
PASADENA, Calif. - When Queen Latifah was approached 20 years ago to play Bessie Smith, she had to do some research.Why Queen Latifah Originally Turned Down Bessie Smith Role Recap
Actress and former rapper Queen Latifah, who plays music legend Bessie Smith in biopic Bessie, says that the role had to wait 22 years until she was ready to fill itQueen Latifah To Play Blues Legend Bessie Smith In HBO Film
Queen Latifah has been tapped to play the lead role in an upcoming HBO film focusing on the life of Blues legend, Bessie Smith . With the working title of Bessie , the film is based on Smith?s rise in music and on the biography which shares the name with movie.Canceled: The Queen Latifah Show
Washington, D.C. (November 22, 2014) - - Sony Pictures Television has canceled The Queen Latifah Show and will shut down production of new episodes at year's end, writes The Hollywood Reporter.Queen Latifah on Inhabiting Bessie Smith for HBO (Pics)
*Journalists on Thursday got a first look at Queen Latifah as Bessie Smith in director Dee Rees? HBO biopic, and based on the effusive reaction in the room via Twitter ? to the sizzle reel alone ? it may very will be the most anticipated telefilm of the spring. The film follows Smith?s journey from a rough [?]Queen Latifah Rules Miami Beach In Her Bikini
Queen Latifah kicked back with friends in Miami Beach recently, but her best gal pal seems to be missing. Click through RadarOnline.com ?s gallery for a glimpse into the queen?s? READ ON
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"Latifah" is an Arabic word meaning "delicate and sensitive."
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