Nia Long

Nia Long

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1970-10-30 (50 years old) · Gender: Female · Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA

43 Movies · 21 TV shows

Biography

Nia Talita Long (born October 30, 1970) is an American actress. She is known for her roles in the television series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Third Watch and Empire, and the films Big Momma's House, Are We There Yet?, Love Jones, The Best Man, Soul Food, Friday, Boyz n the Hood and In Too Deep.

Personal Life

Long has a son, born in 2000, from a previous relationship with Massai Dorsey. Since 2010, she has been in a relationship with former basketball player Ime Udoka. They have a son, born in 2011. In May 2015, the couple became engaged.Long contributes her time to the Sterling Children's Home in Barbados, as a motivational speaker.

Early Life

Long was born in Brooklyn, New York, to Talita Long (née Gillman), a teacher and printmaker, and Doughtry Long, a high school teacher and poet. Her family is of Trinidadian, Grenadian and Bajan descent. She has an older half-sister, the actress and comedian known as Sommore.Long was two years old when her parents divorced. She accompanied her mother when she moved to Iowa City, Iowa, to study fine arts. Her mother moved to South Los Angeles when Long was seven years old, as she planned to marry there. She and her fiancé called off the wedding, but Talita chose to stay in Los Angeles. Long's father resided in Trenton, New Jersey.Long attended the Roman Catholic school St. Mary's Academy in Inglewood, California. She was bused from South Los Angeles to Paseo Del Rey Elementary School in Playa Del Rey from 3rd grade through 6th grade. In addition to her academic classes, she studied ballet, tap, jazz, gymnastics, guitar, and acting. She graduated from Westchester High School in Los Angeles in 1989.

Movies & TV shows

2020.

3 Movies
Fatal Affair

Fatal Affair

2020
While trying to mend her marriage with Marcus, she encounters an old friend, David, who is more dangerous and unstable than she thought.
The Banker

The Banker

6.25
2020
In the 1960s, two entrepreneurs came up with a plan to fight for housing integration and equal access to the American Dream.
Life in a Year

Life in a Year

9.67
2020
A 17 year old finds out that his girlfriend is dying, so he sets out to give her an entire life in the last year she has left.

2019.

1 Movie
47 Meters Down: Uncaged

47 Meters Down: Uncaged

6.18
2019
Four teenage girls go on a diving adventure. Their excitement turns to terror as they discover that the sunken ruins are a hunting ground for great white sharks. The friends have to navigate the under...

2017.

3 Movies · 1 TV show
Beaches

Beaches

2017
The meeting of two young girls on the Venice Boardwalk leads to a lifelong friendship. A singer is trying to make it. A civil rights lawyer's daughter is trying to find her own path in life. Even with...
Roxanne, Roxanne

Roxanne, Roxanne

2017
The most feared battle of the '80s was waged by a teenager from the Queensbridge projects. When she was 14, Roxanne was on her way to becoming a hip-hop legend.
TV
Dear White People

Dear White People

6
2017
A diverse group of students navigate various forms of discrimination at a predominantly white Ivy League college.
Lemon

Lemon

2017
A man watches his life fall apart as he is left by his girlfriend.

2016.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
Uncle Buck

Uncle Buck

2016
Uncle Buck is a fun-loving but irresponsible guy who needs a job and a place to stay. His brother and sister-in-law need some help. They may be the answer to each other's problems.
Keanu

Keanu

5.13
2016
A group of friends hatched a plan to get a cat back by pretending to be drug dealers.

2014.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
The Divide

The Divide

2014
The Divide was a legal drama that aired on WE tv. There were eight hour-long episodes in the first season. It aired on July 16, 2014). The series was canceled by WE-tv.
The Single Moms Club

The Single Moms Club

2014
A group of single moms come together after an incident at their children's school.

2013.

1 Movie
The Best Man Holiday

The Best Man Holiday

10
2013
When college friends get together after 15 years, they discover how easy it is to reignite rivalries and romances.

2011.

2 Movies
Mooz-lum

Mooz-lum

2011
The first year of college was a turning point because of his strict Muslim upbringing. The 9/11 terrorist attacks made his classmates suspicious of him.
The Enduring Significance of Boyz n the Hood

The Enduring Significance of Boyz n the Hood

2011
A wonderful retrospective supplement that features much of the primary cast cast as well as Writer/Director John Singleton looking back at the picture's history and legacy. They speak on the themes of...

2009.

2 Movies · 3 TV shows
TV
Celebrity Ghost Stories

Celebrity Ghost Stories

2009
The Biography Channel has a show called Celebrity Ghost Stories. The pilot for the series was aired on September 26, 2009. A spin-off, The Haunting Of, features footage from this series as celebrities...
‘Friday’ Straight Up

‘Friday’ Straight Up

2009
Featurette about the making of "Friday."
Good Hair

Good Hair

2009
Chris Rock's GOOD HAIR is an expose of comic proportions that only he could pull off.
TV
NCIS: Los Angeles

NCIS: Los Angeles

6.57
2009
The Office of Special Projects is an elite division of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service that specializes in undercover assignments.
TV
The Cleveland Show

The Cleveland Show

6.31
2009
Cleveland Brown and his family had strange adventures.

2008.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
The Wendy Williams Show

The Wendy Williams Show

2008
Wendy Williams is the host of a syndicated talk show. Wendy injects her television series with the same style that characterizes her radio show, and divides on-air time between probing celebrity inter...
Gospel Hill

Gospel Hill

2008
The intersecting story of two men in the fictional South Carolina town of Julia was told by Gospel Hill. John Malcolm is the son of a civil rights activist. Jack Herrod, the former sheriff, was never ...

2007.

2 Movies · 1 TV show
TV
Big Shots

Big Shots

2007
Four friends are at the top of their game until the women in their lives enter the room. When CEOs take refuge in their friendship, discussing business, confiding secrets, seeking advice and supportin...
Are We Done Yet?

Are We Done Yet?

6.27
2007
Newlyweds Nick and Suzanne decided to move to the suburbs to have a better life for their two kids. The idea of a dream home is disturbed by a contractor.
Premonition

Premonition

2007
A depressed housewife learns her husband was killed in a car accident the day before and awakens the next morning to find him alive and well at home, and then awakens the day after to a world in which...

2006.

1 Movie
Big Momma's House 2

Big Momma's House 2

5.87
2006
Malcolm Turner reprises his role as Big Momma, a Southern granny who goes undercover as a nanny to three upper class kids in order to spy on their dad.

2005.

1 Movie
Are We There Yet?

Are We There Yet?

5.93
2005
The budding romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Years Eve. Nick offered to bring her kids to the city from Po...

2004.

2 Movies · 3 TV shows
TV
The Tony Danza Show

The Tony Danza Show

2004
The Tony Danza Show was a daytime variety talk show that aired on September 13, 2004.
TV
America Beyond the Color Line

America Beyond the Color Line

2004
Henry Louis Gates Jr., Harvard's chair of Afro-American Studies, travels the length and breadth of the United States to take the temperature of black America at the start of the new century. He explor...
TV
Boston Legal

Boston Legal

5.81
2004
In an upscale Boston law firm, Alan Shore and Denny Crane lead a brigade of high-priced civil litigators in a series focusing on the professional and personal lives of brilliant but often emotionally ...
Baadasssss!

Baadasssss!

2004
Director Mario Van Peebles chronicles the complicated production of his father Melvin's classic 1971 film, "Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song." Playing his father in the film, Van Peebles offers an un...
Alfie

Alfie

2004
In Manhattan, a British limousine driver named Alfie is surrounded by beautiful women, having one night stands with all of them and without any sort of commitment. His colleague and girl-friend are hi...

2003.

1 Movie
Friendly Fire: Making of an Urban Legend

Friendly Fire: Making of an Urban Legend

2003
Cast and crew offer up a nice overview piece, discussing the picture's authenticity, real life in the time of Boyz n the Hood, the parallels between Singleton's real life and his film, the process of ...

2002.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
Sightings: Heartland Ghost

Sightings: Heartland Ghost

2002
The crew of a reality-TV show goes to a small Kansas town to investigate a house that may be haunted.
TV
Everwood

Everwood

6.83
2002
His wife died. Andrew Brown moved his family to Colorado. He becomes a small-town doctor and learns parenting on the fly as he raises his talented but resentful 15-year-old son and his resentful 9-yea...

2000.

4 Movies · 1 TV show
Boiler Room

Boiler Room

6
2000
A college dropout gets a job as a broker for a suburban investment firm and is on the fast track to success, but the job might not be legit.
Big Momma's House

Big Momma's House

5.68
2000
When a street smart FBI agent is sent to Georgia to protect a beautiful single mother and her son from an escaped convict, he is forced to impersonate a Southern granny known as Big Momma in order to ...
The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy

The Broken Hearts Club: A Romantic Comedy

7
2000
A close-knit group of gay friends share the emotional roller coaster of life, relationships, the death of friends, new beginnings, jealousy, and professional success. At various stages of life's disar...
TV
106 & Park

106 & Park

2000
106 & Park is an American Hip Hop and R&B music video show that airs Monday through Friday at 6 pm on BET. It was the network's top rated show.
If These Walls Could Talk 2

If These Walls Could Talk 2

2000
Three lesbian couples who live in the same house at different times of the year are at a crossroads in their lives. Edith's lover died of a stroke. Linda and Amy struggled with feminist issues. Kal an...

1999.

5 Movies · 2 TV shows
The Secret Laughter of Women

The Secret Laughter of Women

1999
Colin Firth is in a romantic comedy. After befriending Matthew, a British comic-book writer, Sammy has other ideas. He succeeded in getting them together despite the obsticles. From Amazon.
The Best Man

The Best Man

6
1999
Harper, a writer who's about to explode into the mainstream leaves behind his girlfriend Robin and heads to New York City to serve as best man for his friend Lance's wedding He comes back to his colle...
Stigmata

Stigmata

5.53
1999
A young woman with no strong religious beliefs begins having strange and violent experiences, showing signs of the wounds that Jesus received when crucified. A high-ranking cardinal requests that the ...
In Too Deep

In Too Deep

4.75
1999
Gittens rules Cincinnati with an iron fist. He's known as "God" on the streets. Jeffrey Cole is an undercover cop who is determined to break Gittens' hold on the city. As Cole takes on an assumed iden...
TV
Third Watch

Third Watch

1999
The exploits of a group of men and women who serve the City of New York as police officers, firemen, and paramedics, all working the same fictional 55th precinct during the 3pm to 11pm shift.
Held Up

Held Up

1999
While they're on vacation in the Southwest, Rae finds out her man Michael spent their house money on a classic car, so she dumps him, hitching a ride to Vegas for a flight home. A kid stole Michael's ...
TV
Judging Amy

Judging Amy

5.74
1999
Judging Amy is an American television drama that was telecast from September 19, 1999, through May 3, 2005, on CBS-TV. This TV series starred Amy Brenneman and Tyne Daly. Its main character is a judge...

1998.

1 Movie
Butter

Butter

1998
The executives of a corrupt record company killed a singing sensation with a drug overdose rather than letting her leave their label and join another company. They framed her cousin/manager for the mu...

1997.

3 Movies
Hav Plenty

Hav Plenty

1997
Lee Plenty is an almost broke would-be novelist and Havilland Savage is a very beautiful woman and his friend. When she invites him to her home for New Year's Eve, they begin to build a relationship.
Love Jones

Love Jones

1997
A young black poet in Chicago is dating a beautiful and talented photographer. They hang out with their friends while trying to figure out if they have a love thing or not. A chain of romantic complic...
Soul Food

Soul Food

2
1997
Traditional Sunday dinners at Mama Joe's. When sisters Teri and Hall turn sour. Williams, Bird, and Maxine are related to one another. In this ensemble comedy, Fox start bringing their problems to the...

1996.

1 TV show
TV
Moesha

Moesha

1996
Moesha was a sitcom that aired on the UPN network from January 23, 1996 to May 14, 2001. Moesha Mitchell is a high school student living with her family in the Leimert Park neighborhood of South Centr...

1995.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
TV
Live Shot

Live Shot

1995
Live Shot is an American drama television show starring Jeff Yagher that aired in fall 1995 on UPN. The show centered on fictional television station, KXZX, in Los Angeles's Re-Action News. It was an...
Friday

Friday

6.22
1995
Two guys in Los Angeles hang out on their porch on a Friday afternoon, smoking and drinking while looking for something to do.

1994.

1 TV show
TV
ER

ER

5.68
1994
Critical issues faced by the dedicated physicians and staff of the overburdened emergency room were explored in the inner workings of an urban teaching hospital.

1993.

1 Movie · 2 TV shows
TV
Living Single

Living Single

10
1993
Living Single aired on the Fox network for five seasons. The show centered on the lives of six friends who share personal and professional experiences while living in a Brooklyn brownstone. Sister Lee...
TV
Late Night with Conan O'Brien

Late Night with Conan O'Brien

6
1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien is an American late-night talk show hosted by Conan O'Brien that aired 2,725 episodes on NBC between 1993 and 2009. The show featured varied comedic material, celebrity i...
Made in America

Made in America

7
1993
If that wasn't bad enough, a young black woman discovers that her father is white.

1991.

1 Movie
Boyz n the Hood

Boyz n the Hood

6
1991
John Singleton made a film about the conditions in South Central Los Angeles where teenagers are involved in gun fights and drug dealing on a daily basis.

1990.

1 Movie · 1 TV show
Edgar Allan Poe's Buried Alive

Edgar Allan Poe's Buried Alive

1990
An old girls' school overrun by ants and staffed by various ex-mental patients has a young woman teaching at it. She began to investigate the disappearances of several students after a series of horri...
TV
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air

6.69
1990
Will, a street-smart teenager, moves from the tough streets of West Philly to posh Bel-Air to live with his Uncle Philip, Aunt Vivian, his cousins, and their sophisticated British butler. Will finds h...

1986.

1 Movie
The B.R.A.T. Patrol

The B.R.A.T. Patrol

1986
A group of military brats uncover a plan.

Unknown Year.

2 Movies
Plus/Minus

Plus/Minus

On the eve of her college graduation, Natalie's life splits into two realities: one in which she becomes pregnant and must navigate motherhood as a young adult in her Texas hometown, the other in whic...
Searching 2

Searching 2

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