Name: Dana Elaine Owens known as ” Queen Latifah”
Date of Birth: March 18 1970 ( age 43)
Height: 5 ft 10 inch (1.78m)
Origin: Newwark, New Jersey, USA
Occupation: Actress, Singer,Comedian and Rapper
Net Worth:50 million dollars.
The Golden Globe award winner Dana Elaine Owens known as Queen Latifah in todays world is an American actress, singer,songwriter and a rapper. Born on March 18 1970 to her mother Rita and father Lancelot Owens, a police officer in Newwark New Jersey is well known for the contribution she has given in hip hop music. She has equally been praised for her acting skills and got her first oscar nomination for the best supporting actress for the musical film Chicago. In addition to this her debut album All Hail to the Queen become another step towards her popularityand sold more than 1 million copies similarly “U.N.I.T.Y” made latifah held her first Grammy Award. She is 5 ft 10 inch tall and has the net worth of 50 million dollars.
The gorgeous and very attractive actress got her name latifah from her muslin cousin which means “sensitive” and “delicate”. She made her first public appearance in the production of The Wizard of OZ where she sang version of “Home” at St Annes Parochail school. But she started her informal singing and rapping in her high school days in locker room and rest rooms. It was those early days in her junor high when she formed her rap group Ladies Freshalong with her two friends. She got her first break through the empolyee of the Tommy Boy Music Dant Ross who signed in 1988 for her first singles “ Warth of My madness”. And thus started her career as a singer and rapper.
The gorgeous actress began to develop her interest in investment as the result she made her first investment for an record store in the ground floor of her living aparment. Thus her inverting career take the height. In addition to that she has also gained her experience in acting. Her first big screen debut was romantic drama Jungle Fever in 1991. Later then she has become one of the renowned comedian and Oscar nominating Actress. She has also shared the screen with Angelina Jolie and Denzel Washington in the Bone Collector.
Taking about her personal life there are more tragedies than happiness. latifah could not see her parents together after she was 10. Her brother died in 1991 in a bike accident which had recently gifted her which led her in depression and drug abuse. She has even been arrested for the possession of marijuana and keeping a loaded handgun. Despite all these hurdles and tragedies she one of the strongest black women with the net worth of 50 million dollars. The more information about her can be gained from the twitter, Wikipedia and other official website relating to her.`