Sanaa Lathan

Sanaa Lathan

  • Birthday: 1971-09-19
  • Place of birth: New York City, New York, USA
  • Also know as: Sanaa McCoy Lathan

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.

Filmography

AVP: Alien vs. Predator

2004

As Alexa Woods

Something New

2006

As Kenya Denise McQueen

Brown Sugar

2002

As Sidney 'Syd' Shaw

Disappearing Acts

2000

As Zora Banks

Nappily Ever After

2018

As Violet Jones

With/In Volume 1

2021

As (segment "Leap")

Leap

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As

A Raisin in the Sun

2008

As Beneatha Younger

Wonderful World

2009

As Khadi

Love & Basketball

2000

As Monica Wright

The Perfect Guy

2015

As Leah

The Golden Blaze

2005

As Monica (voice)

Out of Time

2003

As Ann Merai Harrison

Repentance

2014

As Maggie

Approaching the Unknown

2016

As Captain Emily Maddox

On the Come Up

2022

As Jay

The Family That Preys

2008

As Andrea

The Wood

1999

As Alicia

The Best Man Holiday

2013

As Robyn

With/In

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As

The Best Man

1999

As Robin

American Assassin

2017

As Irene Kennedy

Native Son

2019

As Trudy Thomas

Miracle in the Woods

1997

As Young Lilly

Powder Blue

2009

As Diana

Now You See Me 2

2016

As Deputy Director Natalie Austin

Blade

1998

As Vanessa Brooks

Life

1999

As Daisy

Drive

1997

As Carolyn Brody

Contagion

2011

As Aubrey Cheever

Production

With/In Volume 1

2021

As Director

On the Come Up

2022

As Director

With/In

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As Director

Leap

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As Director

The Perfect Guy

2015

As Executive Producer

Nappily Ever After

2018

As Producer

Young Wild Free

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As Executive Producer

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