Mo'Nique 121 pictures

Actress, Producer, Writer
Monique received a standing ovation when she stepped on stage for the first time in the hometown of Baltimore, Maryland, giving her confidence to pursue a career as a stand-up comedian. After numerous stand-up performances, she took a leap forward with one of the starring roles in The Parkers (1999). Mo'Nique's huge international breakthrough came ...

Born: December 11, 1967
Star sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5' 9" (1.75 m)
Known for: The Parkers (1999), Precious (2009), 3rd Annual BET Awards (2003), The Big Black Comedy Show, Vol. 2 (2005)