Hi.. I'm Dana. I was born March 18, 1970 in Newark NJ.
I'm known as Queen Latifah, American Actress, Singer, Songwriter, actress, and producer.
I'm one of Hip Hop's pioneer feminists
Rita Owens (Dana's mom)
My parents divorced when I was 10.
Lancelot Owens Sr. (Dana's dad)
I started beat boxing for a ladies group called Ladies Fresh and the original member of the Flavor Unit.
I starred as Khadijah James on Living single, gained success with my performance n the film Chicago, starred in many movies from Set it off, Barbershop, Just Wright, and Ice Age to name a few. I also created my talk show The Queen Latifah show.
I created and modeled for Covergirl Make up. My Covergirl make up line is called Queen Collection. I also created my own fragrances. I received a star on the Hollywood walk of Fame in 2006, sold over 2 million records, and received numerous awards.