Gabrielle Union

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Movie Actress
Date of Birth October 29, 1972
Place of Birth Omaha, Nebraska
Age 48 years old
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Gabrielle Union

Gabrielle Monique Union Wade is an American actress, voice artist, activist, and author. She began her career in the 1990s, appearing on television sitcoms, before landing supporting roles in teenage comedy films She's All That and 10 Things I Hate About You. Her breakthrough role was in the 2000 film Bring It On. Union is also known for her performances in the romantic comedy films The Brothers, Deliver Us from Eva, Daddy's Little Girls, Think Like a Man and Think Like a Man Too. She also had starring roles in the CBS medical drama series City of Angels and films Bad Boys II, Cradle 2 the Grave, Neo Ned, Cadillac Records, Top Five and Breaking In. In 2013, Union began starring as lead character in the BET drama series Being Mary Jane, for which she has received an NAACP Image Award. She co-starred in the 2016 film The Birth of a Nation, and next appeared in Almost Christmas and Sleepless.

Born: Gabrielle Monique Union, October 29, 1972, Omaha, Nebraska, U.S.
Nationality: American
Alma mater: University of California, Los Angeles (BA)
Occupation: Actress, voice artist, activist
Years active: 1993–present
Spouse(s): Chris Howard
Children: 1
Relatives: Saweetie (cousin)
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About Gabrielle Union

Actress who first achieved fame for her roles in Bad Boys II and Deliver Us From Eva, which starred LL Cool J. She won a 2001 Black Reel Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in Bring It On. In 2013, she began starring in the BET series Being Mary Jane, and in 2019, she took on the role of Syd in the series LA's Finest.

Before Fame

She became a star point guard on her basketball team while playing soccer and running track in high school.


She graduated from UCLA with honors in sociology and worked as a model to pay off her student loans.

Family Life

She married Chris Howard in May 2001, and the couple divorced in 2006. She then married NBA star Dwyane Wade on August 30, 2014. She and Wade gave birth to a daughter named Kaavia in 2018.


She starred as Isis alongside Kirsten Dunst in the 2000 comedy film Bring It On.

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