Nia Long

Born Oct 30, 1970

Nitara Talita "Nia" Long is an American dancer and actress. She is best known for her roles in the television series The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and Third Watch, and the films Deep Cover, Boyz n the Hood, Boiler Room, Soul Food, Love Jones, The Best Man, Big Momma's House, and Are We There Yet?.… Read More

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1970 Birth Born on October 30, 1970.


1989 18 Years Old She graduated from Westchester High School in Los Angeles in 1989. … Read More


1991 20 Years Old Long portrayed Kat from 1991 to 1994. … Read More
1994 23 Years Old From 1994 – 1995, she played Will Smith's girlfriend and fiancée Beulah "Lisa" Wilkes on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. … Read More
2000 29 Years Old In 2000, Long was offered the role of Alex Munday in Charlie's Angels, but she turned it down, and the role was eventually given to Lucy Liu.


2003 32 Years Old In 2003, she joined the cast of the drama Third Watch, where she played NYPD Officer Sasha Monroe, continuing until the series finale in 2005.
2005 34 Years Old In 2005 and 2006, Long appeared on Everwood, and appeared on Boston Legal during its 2006–2007 season.
2007 36 Years Old Long also starred in Big Shots from 2007–2008 alongside Michael Vartan and Dylan McDermott. … Read More
2010 39 Years Old Long started dating Ime Udoka in 2010, and gave birth to their son, Kez Sunday Udoka on November 7, 2011. The couple became engaged in May 2015. … Read More


2013 42 Years Old She appeared in the 2013 film The Best Man Holiday, reprising her role from the original 1999 film. … Read More
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