Nia Long beat out Jada Pinkett Smith (Will Smith's wife) for the role of Lisa on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.
Nia Long and Massai Z. Dorsey were to wed in June 2001, but ended their relationship before marrying.
Nia was a registered Girl Scout.
Nia Long's first child Massai Zhivago Dorsey II, with Massai Z. Dorsey was born on November 26th, 2000 in Los Angeles.
Nia Long was voted one of the 50 most beautiful people in the World 2000 by People Magazine.
Her height is 5' 2" (1.57 m).
She directed R & B singer Ashanti's video "Baby".
Nia was chosen as one of People Magazine's annual 100 Most Beautiful People in the World, Beauty at Every Age section, for age 36, in May 2007.
Nia Long is starring in the movie This Christmas
Nia Long is starring in the movie Are We Done Yet!
Starred in The Secret Laughter of Women (1999) as Nimi Da Silva
Co-starred in the movie Boiler Room (2000) as Abbie Halpert
Co-starred in If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000) as Karen
She starred in the movie Are We Done Yet? as Suzanne Kingston. (2007)
Nia Long has starred in Big Momma's House 1 and 2 which also starred Martin Lawrence.
Attended Santa Monica College in Santa Monica, California.
Attended, Westchester High School in Los Angeles, California.
Nia Long is of Trinidadian descent.
Took Third Place by the readers of Black Men Magazine for The 10 Sexiest Women of the Year. (2000)
Voted one of the 50 most beautiful people in the World 2000 by People Magazine.
Nia Long's birthday is on the 30th of October, Micheal Beach's birthday is on the same day.
Her sister is comedian Sommore.
Nia Long: (about working out) As long as I've been at a gym and it all looks right I'm cool. If I haven't worked out I'm keeping my clothes on.
Nia Long: (about her acting career) "I get annoyed because [show] business is so full of sh*t sometimes. But for the most part, I'm very happy with the pace I'm taking to get where I'm going."