Nia Long is a Hollywood actress who has appeared in big as well as small screens. If you were a 90s kid, you would remember her mostly from her role in the TV show The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, also starring Will Smith. She has a long career in the industry and has shown her talent in various movies and TV shows.
While the media is more focused on her relationship with her fiance Ime Udoka, we are here to talk about the career of this beautiful actress. Continue with the article to find out all about Nia's career achievements and the net worth she has managed from her success.
Nia's first job as an actress was in an uncredited role in the TV show 227. But, it was her debut in the big screen Boyz N the Hood where she was able to gain more recognition.
The movie also launched the career of the rapper Ice Cube into an actor. Following her movie debut, she was able to get the role of Katherine Speake on the show Guiding Light.
She had been slowly getting more face time in show business and when she was handpicked for the role of Lisa Wilkes in The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air by Will Smith, she became a household name.
She has appeared in various roles in different genres of TV shows and movies over the course of years. She has remained active and has taken many roles and you might have seen her face in more than one movies or TV shows.
Some of her famous work in the Big Screen include films like Love Jones, Soul Food, The Best Man, and Big Momma's House. While her small screen role includes roles in Third Watch, Judging Amy, Boston Legal and House of Lies. Her more recent works were in Empire, Roxanne Roxanne and a regular role was in NCIS: Los Angeles. She has appeared in numerous roles and we love her in every role that she plays.
In her long career run, Nia has been nominated for various awards and won many as well. Her awards and achievements are:
BET Comedy Awards
|2005||Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Theatrical Film||Nominated|
Black Reel Awards
|2005||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|2001||Best Supporting Actress||Nominated|
|2000||Best Supporting Actress||Won|
|2005||Outstanding Actress in a Television Drama||Won|
|2004||Outstanding Actress in a Television Drama||Won|
|2001||Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture||Nominated|
|2001||Outstanding Actress in Television Movie/Mini-Series||Nominated|
|2000||Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture||Won|
The net worth of Nia is $13 million. Her huge net worth is all amounted due to her career as an actress and the various roles that she has played over the years. She currently owns a house in Hollywood Hills and we know that houses at those place have the starting price of a million dollars.
With her success in movies as well as TV shows and that huge bank balance, we are sure that having a house in Hollywood Hills is not a big deal for her.