Born Monique Angela Imes, American comedian and actress Mo'Nique has achieved critical and commercial success with her career in stand-up comedy and film and television. She initially gained popularity through her portrayal of Nicole Parker on “The Parkers” (1999-2004).
She has performed on prestigious platforms such as “Russell Simmons’ Def Comedy Jam” and “Showtime at the Apollo”. She also played Mary Lee Johnston in the drama film “Precious”.
She was raised as the youngest of four children of Alice and Steven Imes, Jr., in Baltimore, Maryland. She has two sons from her previous marriage to Mark Jackson. The 2005 birth of her twin sons preceded her marriage to their father, David Hicks in 2006.
She has won more than 50 awards, mostly in the “Best Supporting Actress” category, including an Academy Award and a BAFTA Award, for her role in “Precious”.
She had her own talk show, “The Mo’Nique Show”, which originally ran on BET from 2009 to 2011.
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Mo'Nique is a famous American comedian and actress, who was born on December 11, 1967. As a person born on this date, Mo'Nique is listed in our database as the 19th most popular celebrity for the day (December 11) and the 81st most popular for the year (1967).
People born on December 11 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Mo'Nique is the 767th most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Mo'Nique's birthday, Mo'Nique is the 6254th most famous American.
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