Gabrielle Union
Gabrielle Union

Gabrielle Union is an American Black actress, activist, and author who started her career with television series. She is known for her role in the medical drama City of Angles.

Quick Biography

Gabrielle Monique Union was born on October 29, 1972, in Omaha, Nebraska, United States. In 1992, a very terrific incident happened in actress, she was raped at Payless Store when she was working. Union was just 19 years old at that time.

Quick Summary

Full Name/Real Name: Gabrielle Monique Union
Age: 48 years old
Birth Date: 29 October 1972
Birth Place:                                  Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Nationality: American
Religion: Christianity
Parents: Theresa and Sylvester E. Union
Spouse: Dwyane Wade (m. 2014), Chris Howard (m. 2001–2006)
Children: Kaavia James Union Wade
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 57 kg
Profession: Actress, Activist, and Author
Net Worth in 2020: $24 million

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

Gabrielle Union is 48 years old, but she looks pretty young. The height of the singer is 1.7 m whereas the weight of the singer is 57 kg.

Education, School/College University

Union completed her schooling from Foothill High School. After she studied at the University of Nebraska. In University, she played soccer and was also part of the varsity soccer team. She earned a degree in Sociology from the University of California, Los Angeles. She began an internship at the Judith Fontaine Modelling and Talent Agency during her college senior.

Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views

The actress was born to Theresa and Sylvester E. Union. Her mother was a social worker, whereas her father was a military sergeant.  Her family moved to Pleasanton, California, when she was eight years old. Union also has older and younger sisters. The nationality of the actress is American. Gabrielle believes in Christianity. The ethnicity of the star is black. Gabrielle Union supported Barack Obama in the presidential election.

Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children

Gabrielle Union With Husband Dwyane Wade
Gabrielle Union With Husband Dwyane Wade

On May 5, 2001, she married to Chris Howard. Chris is an NFL player, and she met him at a party. The marriage did not last long; the couple separated in October 2005, and their divorce was finalized in 2006. The actress started dating NBA player Dwyane Wade in 2009. The couple falls in love and married on August 30, 2014. After marriage, she became a stepmother to Dwyane three sons. The couple went to Maldives and Tanzania for their honeymoon.  On November 7, 2018, the couple daughter named Kaavia James Union Wade was born via a surrogate mother.

Relationship Statistics

Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced): Married
When did she get married? (married date): August 30, 2014
Does she have any relationship affair? No
Is Gabrielle Union Lesbian? No
Husband/Spouse? (name): Dwyane Wade (m. 2014)
Kids: Kaavia James Union Wade

Professional Life and Career

Union began her career with minor roles in movies. She worked in teenage comedic films She’s All That and 10 Things I Hate Bout You as a supporting actress. In 1997, she worked in an episode of Star Trek:  Deep Space Nine-Sons and Daughters. Later Union appeared in Sister, Smart Guy, and 7th Heaven.

In 2000, she worked in the movie Love & Basketball. She received her breakthrough role in the movie Bad Boys II, which was a box office success. In the same year, she appeared in something the Lord made. In 2005, she worked in Neo Ned with Jeremy Renner. In 2017, the first book of the actress was entitled We’re Going to Need More Wine. In the book, she wrote about topics related to contemporary landscapes: sexuality, womanhood, friendship, race, marriage, and beauty.

She is the brand ambassador of the nail polish company named SensatioNail. She also became an entrepreneur and launched a clothing line for women. She also launched her first wine named Vanilla Puddin. The actress always spoke about the importance of therapy. In 2012, the black actress participated in the Barack Obama Presidential campaign’s Greater Together Initiative.

She is also the brand ambassador of Susan G. Komen for the Cure’s Circle of Promise. The actress appeared in several music videos named 15 Minutes, Paradise, and I Love My Chick, Miss Independent, and Man Down. She is also a judge of America’s Got Talent Season 14.

Awards & Nominations

Gabrielle Union, with her hard work, won several awards. In 2004, she nominated in category Cinescape Genre Face of the Future Award Female for her work in Cradle 2 the Grave and Bad Boys II. In 2003, she won the Rising Star Award. She was continually nominated for BET awards in 2017,2016,2015,2014,2013,2005,2004 and 2003. In 2019, she won Teen Choice Awards for L.A’s Finest.

Gabrielle Union Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020

Gabrielle Union Net Worth
Gabrielle Union Net Worth

As of 2020, The net worth of the Gabrielle Union is $24 million. The actress is also an entrepreneur. She launched her clothing and Vine products. She earns the majority of her income from working in movies and serials.

Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

The actor did not involve in any controversy and rumors.

Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.

Gabrielle Union Facebook page has around 1,396,242 fan likes, and her Twitter account has around 4.11m followers. On Gabrielle Union Instagram account, she has around 13.6m.

Gabrielle Union is a very beautiful actress. She always took part in social events. She did not give up after the incident that happens in her life. She is a brave woman who inspires millions of people.

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