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October 30, 1970 (53)
Nia Long is an American actress, known for her role as Brandi in John Singleton’s critically acclaimed film, “Boyz n the Hood” (1991). The film became a touchstone of contemporary urban cinema and marked the beginning of Long’s impressive career. Long then went on to star in several commercially successful and culturally significant films, including “Love Jones,” “The Best Man,” and “Big Momma’s House.” Her performances in these films showcased her range and versatility, winning the hearts of both audiences and critics alike. On the television front, she has graced several popular series, including her widely praised role as Lisa Wilkes in the sitcom “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” and later as Sasha Monroe on “Third Watch.”
Throughout her career, Long has had the opportunity to collaborate with an array of other celebrities and influential figures. She starred alongside Ice Cube and Cuba Gooding Jr. in “Boyz n the Hood,” which cemented her presence in Hollywood. She shared the screen with Taye Diggs and Morris Chestnut in “The Best Man,” showcasing her strong on-screen chemistry with her co-stars. Long’s performance with Eddie Murphy in “Are We There Yet?” was also well-received. Other noteworthy collaborations include those with notable personalities such as Omar Epps, Larenz Tate, and Chris Rock. Long also featured in Kanye West‘s music video “Touch the Sky.”
Nia Long’s impressive performances have earned her several awards and recognition within the entertainment industry. She won the Black Reel Award for Best Actress in a Television Movie or Limited Series for her role in “Big Shots” (2007). She was also nominated for an NAACP Image Award for her stellar performance in “Third Watch.” Her impressive portrayal of a complex character in the Lifetime television movie “Beaches” (2017) earned her a nomination for a Critics Choice Award.