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    • December 11th, 1967
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Monica Imes (born December 11, 1967) known professionally as Mo'Nique, is an American comedienne and actress. Mo'Nique rose to fame in the UPN series The Parkers while making a name as a stand-up comedian hosting a variety of venues, including Showtime at the Apollo. Mo'Nique transitioned to film with roles in such films as Phat Girlz, and Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins. In 2009, she received critical praise for her villainous role in the film Precious: Based on the Novel "Push" by Sapphire. For this performance, she has won numerous awards including an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Golden Globe Award, and a BAFTA Award. She is the sixteenth African American actress to receive a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, and the fourth to win. Overall, Mo'Nique is the twelfth individual African-American to win an Oscar for acting; and the seventh winner during the decade of the 2000s. She hosts The Mo'Nique Show, a late-night talk show that premiered in 2009 on BET. Description above from the Wikipedia article Mo'Nique, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Starring Mo'Nique on Plex


Acting (20 Credits)

2016Almost Christmas as Aunt May
2015Bessie as Ma Rainey
2014Blackbird as Claire Rousseau
2009Precious as Mary
2008Welcome Home, Roscoe Jenkins as Betty
2007Flavor of Love Girls: Charm School
2006Phat Girlz as Jazmin Biltmore
2006Irish Jam as Pyscho
2006Farce of the Penguins as Vicky (voice)
2005Domino as Lateesha Rodriguez
2005Shadowboxer as Precious
2004Hair Show as Peaches
2004Soul Plane as Jamiqua
2003Good Fences as Ruth Crisp
2002Half Past Dead as Twitch's Girl
2001Two Can Play That Game as Diedre
2001Baby Boy as Patrice
20003 Strikes as Dahlia
1999The Parkers as Nikki Parker
1987It's Showtime at the Apollo

Writer (1 Credits)


Herself (2 Credits)

2010All Star Comedy Jam: Live from Dallas as Herself
2001The Queens of Comedy as Herself


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