Sanaa Lathan Height Weight Body Measurements Age Net Worth

Sanaa Lathan

Sanaa Lathan
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Birth Date

September 19, 1971


52 years old


United States

Sun Sign


Natural hair color


Eye color

Dark Brown


5 ft 7 in | 170 cm

Net Worth

$4 Million

Body Measurements

35-26-37 in | 89-66-94 cm


59 kg | 130 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

6.5 US | 37 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Sanaa McCoy Lathan was born in New York City, New York, U.S., on September 19, 1971, is an American actress.

Young Sanaa Lathan first started acting during her years at Yale University, in school theater productions of Shakespeare plays.

She began her professional acting career on stage in off-Broadway productions.

She got her television debut in sitcom In The House (1996) in episode "The Curse of Hill House", in role as Charese.

She made her big screen debut in action movie Drive (1997) in role as Carolyn Brody.

Sanaa's breakthrough performance came as Vanessa Brooks in superhero film Blade (1998).

Sanaa Lathan Height and Weight

How tall is Sanaa Lathan and what is her weight? Sanaa Lathan's height is 5' 7" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 170 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight is 130 іn pоunds or 59 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Sanaa Lathan Age

Sanaa Lathan is 52 years old.

Sanaa Lathan Net Worth

Sanaa Lathan net worth is around 4 million dollars.

Sanaa Lathan Body Measurements

Sanaa Lathan body measurements are bust-waist-hip 35-26-37 in inches or 89-66-94 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size is 32C with cup size C.

Best Movies

She played Robyn Stewart in comedy drama films:

The Best Man (1999)

The Best Man Holiday (2013)

She won the BET Award for Best Actress for her role as Monica Wright in romantic drama movie Love & Basketball (2000).

She was nominated for the American Film Award for Best Actress for her role as Violet Jones in romantic comedy film Nappily Ever After (2018).

She was nominated for the Black Reel Award for Best Actress and the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for her role as Sidney "Sid" Shaw in romantic comedy film Brown Sugar (2002).

She was nominated for the BET Award for Best Actress for her role as Ann Merai Harrison in thriller movie Out of Time (2003).

She was nominated for the American Film Award for Best Actress for her role as Violet Jones in romantic comedy film Nappily Ever After (2018).

Life (1999) comedy drama as Daisy

The Family That Preys (2008) drama comedy as Andrea Pratt-Bennett

Wonderful World (2009) dark comedy drama as Khadi

Alien vs. Predator (2004) science fiction action as Alexa Woods

Repentance (2014) horror psychological thriller as Maggie Carter

Approaching the Unknown (2016) science fiction drama as Emily Maddox

Now You See Me 2 (2016) mystery crime as Agent Natalie Austin

American Assassin (2017) action thriller as CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy

Disappearing Acts (2000) romantic drama as Zora Banks

A Raisin in the Sun (2008) drama as Beneatha Younger

Native Son (2019) drama as Trudy Thomas

She directed and starred in role as Jayda "Jay" Jackson in musical drama movie On The Come Up (2022).

Best TV Shows

She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series and won the Black Reel Award for Outstanding Guest Actress, Drama Series for Television for her role as Lisa Arthur in HBO satirical black comedy-drama television series Succession (2021).

She portrayed Briana Gilliam in NBC sitcom LateLine (1998–1999).

Nip/Tuck (2006) FX medical drama series as Michelle Landau

Boss (2012) political drama serial as Mona Fredricks

She voiced Donna Tubbs in The Cleveland Show (2009-2013).

She played Ashe Akino in drama television miniseries Shots Fired (2017).

The Affair (2018–2019) Showtime drama series as Jenelle

Family Guy (2010-2020) animated sitcom as Donna Tubbs / Fangirl / Backup Singer

Harley Quinn (2020) animated superhero series in voice role as Catwoman

The Best Man: The Final Chapters (2022) Peacock limited series as Robyn Stewart


Attended Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics.

Graduated from University of California, Berkeley, with a bachelor’s degree in English.

Graduated from Yale University, with a master’s degree in drama.

Has brother, Tendaji.

Has African-American ancestry.

Her mother Eleanor McCoy was also actress.

She was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play and won a Theatre World Award for Best Female Lead for her role as Beneatha Younger in a play "A Raisin in the Sun" (2003).

Close friend with actress and comedian Regina Hall.

She voiced Alexa "Lex" Woods in video games: Zen Pinball 2, Pinball FX 2 and Pinball FX 3 (2016).

Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.


She dated French Montana (2015-2016), Tyrese Gibson (2008-2014), Adawale Ogunleye (2007-2008), Terrell Owens (2006), Omar Epps (1999-2002) and Boris Kodjoe (1993).

Has been engaged to Steve Rifkind (2010-2011).