Sanaa Lathan
Sanaa Lathan
Celebrated Name: Sanaa Lathan
Real Name/Full Name: Sanaa McCoy Lathan
Gender: Female
Age: 52 years old
Birth Date: 19 September 1971
Birth Place: New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.7 m
Weight: 56 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single
Children: N/A
Profession: American actress
Net Worth in 2024: $5 million
Last Updated: February 2024

One of the best actresses of America, Sanaa Lathan, is also known for her voice acting skills. The highly successful actress of many films like Love & Basketball, The Best Man Holiday, Alien vs. Predator, Contagion, Now you see me, and The Family that Prays.

Maybe you know about Sanaa Lathan very well But do you know how old and tall is she, and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Sanaa Lathan’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Sanaa was born on 19th Sep 1971 in New York City. Her father Stan Lathan worked behind the scenes of PBS, and mother Eleanor McCoy was an actress and a dancer. Her father produced some shows too.

Sanaa has four siblings whose names are Arielle Lathan, Liliane Lathan, Colette Lathan, and Tendaji Lathan. Sanaa studied at Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics and later joined the University of California, where she completed her graduation with a degree in English. She also got a degree in Drama from Yale University.

Personal life

The dating history of Sanaa is pretty long. She dated with Denzel Washington and Westley Snipes before dating Shemar Moore in 1985. After their split up in 1996, Sanaa was in a relationship with many others like Omar Epps, Regina Hall, Terrell Owens, Adewale Ogunleye, and Steve Rifkind. Her last date was French Montana in 2015. She is still not married and doesn’t have any kids.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 19 September 1971, Sanaa Lathan is 52 years old as of today’s date 25th February 2024. Her height is 1.7 m tall, and her weight is 56 kg.


Sanaa started with the TV in 1996 playing a character in an episode of In the House. After that she was seen a lot in TV, Disappearing Acts as Zora Banks, LateLine as Briana Gilliam, The Cleveland Show as Donna Tubbs, Boss as Mona Fredricks, Family Guy as Donna Tubbs, The Raisin in the Sun, Nip/Tuck, NYPD Blue, Family Matters, and Moesha.

She started her movie career in 1998, playing the role of Vanessa Brooks in Blade. Some of her other big movies are Love & Basketball, The Best Man, Brown Sugar, Alien vs. Predators, Out of Time, The Family that Preys, Something New, Contagion, Power Blue, The Perfect Guy, The Best man Holiday, and The Best Man Wedding. She was last seen in Now You See Me: The Second Act playing the role of Natalie Austin in 2016.

Awards & Achievements

This amazing actress not only got applause from fans but got some awards to her name too. For Love & Basketball, she won three awards in 2001, Best Actress award from BET Award and Black Reel Award and Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture Award from NAACP Image Award. She again won Best Actress Award in Black Reel Award for Out of Time in 2004. For A Raisin Sun, she won Best Female Lead Award from Theatre World Award in the same year.

After a gap, she won Lucile Lortel Awards of Outstanding Lead Actress for, By The Way, Meet Vera Stark in 2012. In 2016, she won the NAACP Image Award of Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture for The Perfect Guy.

Net Worth & Salary of Sanaa Lathan in 2024

Sanaa Lathan Net Worth
Sanaa Lathan Net Worth

As of February 2024, her estimated net worth is $5 million. A very successful actress makes a lot of money through various ventures. Other than acting, she earns a lot for giving her voice to many movies and shows too. We can see her in a lot of endorsements.


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