Person Details

Birthday: 1971-09-19 00:10:14

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: New York City, New York, USA

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Movie Involvements: 15

TV Involvements: 5


Most Famous Work

Biography

Sanaa McCoy Lathan (born September 19, 1971) is an American actress. As a voice actress, from 2009 to 2013, she voiced Donna Tubbs in The Cleveland Show and in all concurrent and subsequent Family Guy appearances. She has starred in many films, including The Best Man (1999) and its 2013 sequel, The Best Man Holiday. Her other film credits include Love & Basketball (2000), Brown Sugar (2002), Alien vs. Predator (2004), Something New (2006), The Family That Preys (2008), Contagion (2011), and Now You See Me 2 (2016). On stage, Lathan was nominated for a Tony Award for her performance on Broadway in A Raisin in the Sun and starred in 2010 in the all-black performance of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof at the Novello Theatre in London.

Most Famous Work

Blade
Average
7

Blade

(1998) Vanessa Brooks
AVP: Alien vs. Predator
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6

AVP: Alien vs. Predator

(2004) Alexa Woods
Hit & Run
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7

Hit & Run

(2021) Naomi Hicks
Contagion
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7

Contagion

(2011) Aubrey Cheever
American Assassin
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6

American Assassin

(2017) Irene Kennedy
The Affair
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7

The Affair

(2014) Jenelle Wilson
The Twilight Zone
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7

The Twilight Zone

(2019) Nina Harrison
Boss
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7

Boss

(2011) Mona Fredricks

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2021 Naomi Hicks
(segment "Leap")
N/A
2019 Nina Harrison
Trudy Thomas
2018 Violet Jones
2017 Irene Kennedy
Ashe Akino
2016 Captain Emily Maddox
Deputy Director Natalie Austin
2015 Leah
2014 Jenelle Wilson
Maggie
2013 Robyn
2011 Mona Fredricks
Aubrey Cheever
2009 Donna Tubbs (voice)
Diana
Khadi
2008 Andrea
Beneatha Younger
2006 Kenya Denise McQueen
2004 Alexa Woods
2003 Ann Merai Harrison
N/A
2002 Sidney 'Syd' Shaw
2000 Zora Banks
Monica Wright
1999 Robin
Alicia
Daisy
Nina
Muhammad Ali's Wife (voice)
Clair Huxtable (voice)
Donna Tubbs (voice)
1998 Vanessa Brooks
Briana Gilliam
1997 Young Lilly
Linda
Carolyn Brody
1996 N/A
1993 Self - Guest
1989 N/A
1988 Self - Guest
Year Character Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2021 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

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