Gabrielle Union Short Bio
Gabrielle Monique Union Wade is an American actress and former model. She was born in Omaha, Nebraska, the daughter of Theresa a phone company manager and social worker, and Sylvester E. Union, a business executive and military sergeant. She is Catholic and born with the Libra sun sign. Union then educated at UCLA for collage school ad named as one of brilliant student back then. Before that, she also studied in University of Nebraska and also Cuesta College.
Gabrielle Union Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||October 29, 1972|
|Age||41 years old|
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
|Height||5 feet 8 inches|
|Hip Size||32 inches|
|Waist Size||24 inches|
|Weight||57 kg 126 pounds|
Gabrielle Union Career
Union started her acting career in minor roles. Most of these were in teen movies like 10 Things I Hate About You and Love and Basketball. In 1997, she appeared in an episode of the sixth season of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine and Klingon N’Garen.She also appeared in Sister as Vanessa, in Smart Guy as Denise, and in five episodes of the series 7th Heaven as Keesha Hamilton.
In 2000, Union landed the role of Isis in the cheer-leading movie Bring it On opposite Kirsten Dunst. The latter film took one hand and began to gain more exposure. It led to Union to be elected to the CBS television drama City of Angels as Dr. Courtney Ellis.Union was cast in her first lead role in the movie Deliver Us From Eva with rapper LL Cool J in 2003.But first, Union landed the role of the girlfriend of Oscar nominee Will Smith in the movie Bad Boys II. Union then starred with Academy Award winner Jamie Foxx in the movie Breaking All the Rules in 2004.
Union starred in the Night Stalker series on ABC in 2005. She has also acted in independent drama films Neo Ned and Constellation, the last of which was released in theaters. She was also on the 2005 remake of The Honeymooners with comedian Cedric The Entertainer.In 2008, Union appeared on Ugly Betty for three episodes (36-38) as Renee. She joined the cast of the TV series Life on NBC and appeared in four episodes before cancellation of the series in May 2009.
Gabrielle Union Controversy
In 1992, at age 19, Union was attacked, beaten and raped at her part-time job in a shoe store. Her attacker later turned himself in and was sentenced to 33 years in prison. It has since makes her become an advocate for victims of sexual assault.She and Rihanna also named as the latest celebrities to be victimized in the celebrity photo hacking scandal.
Gabrielle Union Dating
Union dated former NBA player Jason Kidd while she was still in high school. After broke up with him, she then meet and date NFL player Chris Howard. The couple then married on May 5, 2001, but then separated in October 2005. Union then dated NBA player Dwyane Wade in 2009, they involved in ON OFF relationship and then separated in 2013. Though Wade buffeted with the scandal as the biological father of his friend, he and Union finally decide to married on August 30, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Union now become the step mother of two Wade sons from previous married.
Gabrielle Union Net Worth
Gabrielle Union get so much money from her job as an model too. With ordinary life style and not the lavish one, her net worth reportedly about $16 million.