Gabrielle Union is an African American film actress. A native of Omaha, Nebraska, she was born on October 29, 1972. Parents Sylvester and Theresa Union raised her to be an independent thinker and a sports enthusiasts. As a youth, she participated in track, soccer and basketball. Later on, this popular celebrity attended several colleges finally settling on the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) where she graduated with a sociology degree. During this period, she began modeling to pay off tuition fees. Her agent discovered she could act, which led her down an unexpected path towards Hollywood. This diva‰Ûªs original plan was to be a lawyer. Union has been married twice. Marriage to professional football player Chris Howard lasted from 2001 to 2006. Second marriage to professional basketball player Dwayne Wade is ongoing since 2014. She has three stepsons.
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2. Income & Salary
In the late 80s, Gabrielle Union played a bit part on sitcom Saved by the Bell. Then, through the 90s, she was featured in romantic comedies like 10 Things I hate About You, She‰Ûªs All That and Love & Basketball. In the millennium, she finally landed her breakout role as Isis in cult classic Bring It On. This catapulted her into more mainstream gigs and leading lady characters. She became a household name after playing Syd, Will Smith‰Ûªs girlfriend, in Bad Boys II, a movie that grossed over $273 million. Since, she‰Ûªs worked non-stop in Hollywood, mainly in movies. A few of notable ones – Daddy‰Ûªs Little Girls, Cadillac Records, Meet Dave and Think Like A Man.
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3. Estimated Net Worth
As of 2015, Gabrielle Union has a net worth of $16 million. She continues to act. Currently, she‰Ûªs on set filming Sleepless Night and The Birth of a Nation. This actress also stars in the BET original series Being Mary Jane.
How much is Gabrielle Union’s Net Worth? $16 Million!
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