Throw Back Thursday- Gabrielle Union

For today’s TBT (Throw Back Thursday) let us examine Gabrielle Unions’s journey towards super stardom. Born Gabrielle Monique Union, the American actress and former model was born on October 29, 1972 (age 42). She started out her career as a model at the Judith Fontaine Modeling & Talent Agency but her agent was quick to spot her acting skills.

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As Isis in ”Bring It On”

We got our first glimpse of her in the year 1993 on the show ”Family Matters”, between then and 1999 she had appeared on shows like; ”Saved by the bell; the new class”, ”Moesha”, ”Malibu shores”, ”Goode Behaviour”, ”Sister sister”, ”7th heaven”, ”Star trek; Deep space 9”, ”The Steve Harvey Show” and ”Grown Ups”. She made her first movie appearance in the year 1999 in ‘She’s all that”, she also appeared in  ”10 things i hate about you” and ”H-E double hockey sticks”. In year 2000, Gabrielle moved onto bigger and better things, landing her role as ‘Shawnee’ in Love & Basketball and ‘Isis’ in Bring It On.

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Picture credit: www.oprah.com

Since then, Gabrielle’s career has been one mile stone after another, she has been in movies like ”Ride Or Die”, ”Bad Boys”, ”Constellation”, ”Something The Lord Has Made”, ”The Perfect Holiday”, ”CadillacRrecords”, ”Two Can Play The Game”, ”Cradle The Grave” (with Jet Lee and DMX), ”Deliver Us From Eva”, ”Think Like A Man” and a host of other movies.

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In honor of this Queen we have an excerpt from her ”Bring It On” days titled; ”Clovers east compton brr its cold in here”. Enjoy.

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