During that same period, she won raves and a Best Actress nod from the Los Angeles NAACP Theatrical Award Committee for her execution into Take Arms.
Sanaa Lathan was all about hoops in her 2000 movie Love & Basketball, but in real life it seems like she might prefer football — or at least one football star in particular.
Rumors of the stunning actress and the high profile rapper dating were running rampant for much of last year and while both parties chose to keep relatively quiet on confirming or denying anything at the time, French didn't avoid talking about it during his recent appearance on .
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Gister and performed in various Shakespeare's plays, Lathan earned approval both off-Broadway and on the Los Angeles stage.
Urged by her father to make Los Angeles her expert base, the youthful performing artist discovered early TV parts on scenes of such shows as In the House, Family Matters, NYPD Blue, and Moesha.
She attended Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics.
She is of African American and Native American descent.“The thing is, being in this business is such a blessing, but all y’all gotta know that it is no joke,” she said. Lathan said she would like to think it’s getting better, but improvements still need to be made.“Oscars, yes, there were a lot of [Black actors] at the Oscars and, yet, it still — if you look at the movies that are coming out — that still doesn’t reflect the melting pot of this world that we live in,” she said.40 Black Couples That We Love RELATED: Sanaa Lathan, Anthony Anderson, Lee Daniels Weigh in on Diversity in Hollywood On Monday night, snapchat sensation DJ Khaled posted a video, as seen on the Shade Room, of he, French and Sanaa together. RELATED: Sanaa Lathan and Gina Prince-Bythewood Series 'Shots Fired' Gets Greenlight #Press Play: Aww #French Montana and #Sanaa Lathan are secretly still going strong #Bae Watch A video posted by The Shade Room (@theshaderoominc) on Feb 29, 2016 at am PST In the video, he tells French Montana to introduce his "beautfiul queen," and lo and behold, that queen was Ms. Lathan was nominated for a Tony Award for her performance on Broadway in A Raisin in the Sun.