A smiling face is every girl's most exceptional make-up. Nia Long knows how to lighten nearly the entire city by her electrical smile. She is an American film and TV actress, dancer and producer, who has been featured during her long-term Hollywood career in many movies and TV series.
She is famous for her parts in the classic 90's series The Fresh Prince of Bel Air and the crime series Third Watch. Nia Long has managed to garner three-time NAACP Image Award winner, and she also was named to another nomination for her performance in the hit series House of Lies.
Here, we will explore concerning details on Nia Long about her child and husband as well as her career, read the following article. Nia Long is a popular actress, voice actor, music video director, and dancer from the United States.
She has a beautiful smile. Furthermore, Nia has appeared in several movies and TV series. She is prominent with her TV roles, with her part as Lisa Wilkes in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1994-1995), Jordan Armstrong in The Best Man (1998), Third Watch and Are We There Yet?
Early Life & Education
Nia's full name is Nitara Carlynn Long.
Nia was conceived in Brooklyn, New York on 30 October 1970. Her nationality is American and belongs to mixed ethnicity of Trinidadian’s, Grenadian and Bujan descent. She is the proud daughter of parents Doughtry Long and Talita Long.
Her early life was complicated as she had to witness the divorce of her parents. Besides, she has a sibling sister named by Sommore. During Nia's school times, she was keenly interested and developed an attitude towards acting.
Speaking about her educational background, Nia joined the Roman Catholic school St. Mary’s Academy in Inglewood, California and afterward completed her degree from the Westchester High School in Los Angeles in 1989. She then visited Santa Monica College, which is located in Santa Monica, USA.
Furthermore, she has studied tap, ballet, jazz, guitar, and gymnastics.
With a minor role, Nia long first debuted in the 1991 TV series ‘Boyz n the Hood.’ Subsequently, between the year 2003 to 2005, she portrayed the role of Officer Sasha Monroe in the TV series, ‘Third Watch.’ Depicting the character of Jordan Armstrong, Long featured in 'The Best Man' in 1998 She also played an essential role in' Big Momma's House' in 2000, and even during the same year, she played a big part in' Boiler Room.'
And in 2007, she featured in ‘Are We There Yet?' She has been featured in several other films and TV series since that day. Her contribution works include movies and TV series with which Long has featured in are Buried Alive, Made in America, Friday, Love Jones, Soul Food, In Too Deep, Stigmata, Held Up, The Secret Laughter of Women, The Broken Heart Club: A Romantic Comedy, Walt Disney’s Wonderful World of Color, Guiding Light, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, House of Lies, Real Husbands of Hollywood, among others.
Nia had also posed photo shoot for PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) in 2009.
Achievements and Awards
She was nominated as Outstanding Promotional Actress in the theatrical film, Best Promotional Actress, Outstanding Motion Picture Actress, Outstanding Television Movie / Mini-Series.
Nia Long has also garnered an award for best actress in the year 2000 for “The Best Man” and Outstanding Actress in a Television Drama in (2004- 2005) for “The Third Watch”.
From her successful career as an actress, Long has been able to accumulate a hefty net worth amounting $13 million.
However, she has yet to reveal her annual incomes and salary per projects. Nia Long has an estimated net worth of $13 million.
Married Life of Nia Long -Husband & Kids
Giving an insight into Nia's personal life, she is in a living relationship with Ime Udoka since 2010.
He is a basketball player by profession. Nia Long with her other half at a public event. They were also engaged in May 2015 however have still not decided to get married at current circumstances. Together from their relationship, the couple is blessed with a son named by Kez Sunday Udoka.
Their relation is built upon their trust and mutual understanding between them. Nia also has a son named by Massai Zhivago Dorsey II from her past relationship with Massai Dorsey.
Rumors & Controversy
Discussing rumors and controversies, Nia Long was once in conflict with Empire co-stars Taraji P.
Henson. It was difficult to differentiate between fact and fiction. Also, there have been no current murmurings about her professional and personal life.
Height & Body Measurements
Talking about Nia's body measurements, she stands tall at the height of 5 feet 2 inches of 1.57m.
Also, she has a body mass weighing approximately 57 kg. He body stats is of 38-24-38 inches. Moreover, Nia has black hair color, and her eye color is dark brown. She has a shoe size of 7 (US) or 37.5 (EU).
Social Media Profile
She has around 2.9 million followers on her official Facebook page. Likewise, she has more than 988k followers on her Twitter account and has about 3 million followers on Instagram. https://www.instagram.com/p/Bx6gvwmgdHq/