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Gabrielle Union Biography

Updated On 23 Feb, 2020 Published On 03 Oct, 2015
Gabrielle Union

Facts of Gabrielle Union

Date of Birth :
Age : 51 years old
Family Name : Union
Birth Country : United States
Birth Sign : Libra
Height : 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Gabrielle Union
Birth Name Gabrielle Monique Union Wade
Mother Theresa Union
Father Sylvester Union
Birth Place/City Omaha, Nebraska
Profession Actress
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Net Worth $16 million
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Weight in KG 57 kg
Married Yes
Married to Dwyane Wade (m. 2014), Chris Howard (m. 2001)
Children N/A
Divorce Chris Howard (m. 2006)
Education University of Nebraska
Awards Rising Star Award
Movies Bad Boys II
TV Show Being Mary Jane Since 2013

Relationship short Statistics of Gabrielle Union

What is Gabrielle Union marital status ? ( married,single, in relation or divorce): Married
How many children does Gabrielle Union have ? (name): 1 Children
Is Gabrielle Union having any relationship affair ?: Yes2 affair
Is Gabrielle Union Lesbian ? No

Gabrielle Union is a renowned American actress, voice actress and artist better known for starring with Will Smith and Martin Lawrence in the hit film Bad Boys II. She adds She's All That and 10 Things I Hate About You as her breakthrough role ever.

Gabrielle Union Wade's Personal Life

Exploring Gabrielle Union's personal life, she has been married twice in her life and is a proud mother to one child. So who is her second husband or is she still single after divorce from the first husband?

Current Relationship Status

Gabrielle Union-Wade is blissfully married to the love of her life, Dwyane Wade. She met her future husband, who was an NFL player, at a party. The lovebirds started dating in 2009 and also experienced ups and downs in their lives. 

After kindling romance for almost five years, the pair took the love-Dovey relationship to the next level. Their lavish wedding ceremony was held on August 30, 2014, in the presence of close friends and family members. They were engaged in December 2013. Union and Wade spent their honeymoon in the Maldives and Tanzania.

Prior to walking down the aisle, Omaha, Nebraska split up at some point cause of career demands nevertheless they reconciled later. Most notably, Dwyane and Gabrielle are blessed with a daughter. 

Something the Lord Made cast and the Heat star welcomed their daughter through surrogacy on November 7, 2018. Most of her fans might not know, Gabrielle already had nine miscarriages and still, she is thinking of adding another member in her family.

Past Affairs

Union previously tied a knot to retired Chris Howard, professional American football running back. After dating for several months, Gabrielle and Chris turned their boyfriend-girlfriend relationship into holy matrimony on May 5, 2001.

In 2005, the duo parted ways in 2005 by making it final in April of 2006 due to some personal reasons. Pos-divorce the voice actress stayed single for long until she met the true love of her life in NBA player Dwyane.

Eight years later, she disclosed her wedding to a new boyfriend who is an athlete by profession. She does not have children of her own but is a stepmother to three sons from her current husband's previous marriage

How Much Is Gabrielle Union's Net Worth?

Gabrielle Union, the prominent American actress possesses an estimated net worth of $20 million. Walking into the lifestyle, she owns a Lamborghini Huracan, LP610-4 luxury silver color car which costs $274,390

She mentioned in an interview before the marriage, she and Wade would be signing a prenuptial agreement to protect their individual assets.

Other Works

Besides the film industry, Gabrielle is an activist who raises voice on issues related to women's health and violence against women. She is the author of a memoir, We're Going to Need More Wine.

On September 14, 2019, Union and her family gave away $50,000 and 50% of the proceeds of sales of the Pride shirts to the GLSEN organization which aims to ensure safe schools for all students despite gender identity and sexual orientation.

Gabrielle Union-Wade Wiki-Bio

Gabrielle Monique Union was born on October 29, 1972, in Omaha Nebraska to Theresa Union, a phone company manager and social worker and Sylvester E. Union, a military sergeant. She was raised in a Catholic environment.

As a child, once her mother took her to a gay pride parade at age 8 after her parents moved to Pleasanton, California. Union-Wade attended Foothill High School and has earned a degree in sociology from UCLA.

She started her career as an intern in the Judith Fontaine Modeling & Talent Agency. Later she got some minor roles in teen movies like 10 Things I Hate About You, She's All That, and Love & Basketball. Her big debut was starring in an episode of "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine".

In 2004 she starred in the movie 'Breakin' All the Rules' alongside Jamie Foxx. In 2006 she was awarded Best actress award by Palm Beach International Film Festival for her role in Neo Ned.

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Gabrielle Union Affairs

  1. First Affair with Jason Kidd

    Professionally, he was a former NBA player. They dated each other while they were still in high school. According to her, she broke up with him before two weeks of junior prom.

  2. Second Affair with Darren Sharper

    He is a former American football safety. After he was convicted as a serial rapist, their relation broke up.

Gabrielle Union Married

First Marriage with Chris Howard

She first met him at a party in 1999. After the first meeting, they fell in love and eventually got married. Sadly, their relationship didn't last long. According to her, she shouldn't have hurried to get married at that time and she divorced him to pursue her hopes and dreams.

Second Marriage with Dwyane Wade

The couple had a kind of on and off relationship. They even briefly separated with each other because of career demands. Late, the couple reconciled and tied the knot.

Gabrielle Union Children

DAUGHTER : Kaavia James Union Wade

Father: Dwyane Wade

Gabrielle Union-Wade and husband Dwyane Wade welcomed their daughter, Kaavia James Union Wade on 30 November 2018 via surrogacy.

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