Gabrielle Union

Born Oct 29, 1972

Gabrielle Monique Union is an American actress and former model. Among her notable roles is as the cheerleader opposite Kirsten Dunst in the film Bring it On. Union starred opposite Will Smith and Martin Lawrence in the blockbuster film Bad Boys II and played a medical doctor in the CBS drama series City of Angels. She starred with LL Cool J in Deliver Us from Eva in 2003.… Read More

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Gabrielle Union.


1973 Birth Born on October 29, 1973.


1992 18 Years Old In 1992, at the age of 19, Union was attacked and raped at her part-time job at a Payless Store. … Read More


1997 23 Years Old …  In 1997, Union appeared in the sixth-season episode of "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine – "Sons and Daughters" as the Klingon N'Garen. … Read More
2000 26 Years Old 1 More Event
She appeared in the 2000 film Love & Basketball.
2001 27 Years Old …  They married on May 5, 2001, and separated in October 2005. The divorce was finalized in 2006. … Read More
2002 28 Years Old This was her second time working with the rapper since making a cameo in his video "Paradise" in 2002. … Read More


2004 - 2007 6 More Events
In 2008 Union appeared on Ugly Betty for three episodes (36–38) as Renee, Wilhelmina Slater's (Vanessa L. Williams) sister and Daniel Meade's (Eric Mabius) love interest. … Read More
Union joined the cast of the U.S. television series Life on NBC and appeared in four episodes prior to its cancellation in May 2009. … Read More
2010 36 Years Old 1 More Event
She appeared in episodes of Army Wives and NTSF:SD:SUV in 2010 and 2011.
Union attended a Nintendo 3DS launch event on March 26, 2011 in Hollywood, California.
In January 2012, Union was announced to be a participant in Bounce TV's documentary Our History.
In 2013, she was the star of the BET network show Being Mary Jane. … Read More


Union reprised her role as Kristen in Think Like a Man Too in 2014, which received mostly negative reviews. … Read More
2015 41 Years Old In November 2015, Union will voice Nala in the Disney movie and series The Lion Guard.
2016 42 Years Old …  In 2016, she is set to appear in films The Birth of a Nation, Sleepless Night, and A Meyers Christmas. … Read More
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