Sanaa Lathan Covers Upscale Magazine

SANAA LATHAN ON THE COVER OF UPSCALE MAGAZINEActress Sanaa Lathan is gracing the latest edition of Upscale magazine.

The soon to be 44-year old stunner is gearing for the release up her new film The Perfect Guy, which hits theaters on September 11, and co-stars Michael Ealy and Morris Chestnut.

In her interview, Sanaa called this the best time in her life and her career, and says despite getting older, the roles haven’t slowed down and neither has her desire to expand on the types of characters she plays.
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Sanaa Lathan Unveils The Perfect Guy Official Movie Poster

THE PERFECT GUY MOVIE POSTER-0_FotorActress Sanaa Lathan took to social media earlier today to unveil the official poster for her latest film The Perfect Guy, which co-stars Morris Chestnut and Michael Ealy.

The psychological thriller opens September 11, and is expected to get a similar roll out as Think Like a Man and it’s sequel, which held online giveaways and in theatre meet and greets to boost opening week ticket sells.

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Sanaa Lathan Unveils Bangin New Look


Actress Sanaa Lathan unveiled her new 60’s  inspired hairstyle on Instagram last night, while simultaneously throwing in a bit of promo for her upcoming film with Michael Ealy (The Following) and Morris Chestnut (Rosewood).

The three powerhouse actors will appear in The Perfect Guy this fall, and are rumored to be shooting the cover of a very popular magazine, which my money says will most likely be Ebony or Essence.

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Sanaa Lathan to Become a Flyy Girl in New Film

FLYY GIRL SANAA LATHANIt’s official, guys ! Code Black Entertainment has acquired the rights to author Omar Tyree’s Flyy Girl trilogy, and have brought in actress Sanaa Lathan to take on the lead role of Tracy Ellinson.

Via press release we also learned that Sanna will act as executive producer of the film, and that Precious screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher has been tapped to pen the script.

“So many people have grown up on this series and I’m looking forward to bringing Tracy Ellison’s story to life through film, Sanaa said in her official statement. “It’s my hope to continue to help bring diverse stories to the big screen.”

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Trailer: The Perfect Guy with Sanaa Lathan, Michael Ealy & Morris Chestnut


SANAA LATHAN FLYY GIRLJust days after wondering what Sanaa Lathan has been up to, we have our answer. She, Michael Ealy and Morris Chestnut have been low-key shooting a romantic thriller for Sony/Screen Gems titled The Perfect Guy.

I actually gave a small synopsis of the film in my previous post, but had no idea the project had wrapped shooting until the trailer landed in my inbox last night.

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Sista Sighting: Sanaa Lathan

17th Annual CAST From Slavery To Freedom GalaWhere has Sanaa Lathan been hiding these days? The former Cleveland Show actress hasn’t been seen much since her last TV venture, the Starz drama Boss, was canceled last year.

Sanaa had previously been rumored to make an appearance on another Staz show, last year’s break-out Power, but those rumors turned out to be false.

So what has Sanaa been up to lately? Well, a quick glance at her IMDB page shows her name attached to several independent films, including The Perfect Guy which co-stars Michael Ealy as a sexy IT expert who turns out to have a very dark side.

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Sanaa Lathan Joins ‘Now You See Me’ Sequel


Sanaa Lathan is headed back to the big screen.

“The Tony-nominated actress has dabbled in TV quite a bit since 2009 when she landed the voice-over role of Donna Tubbs in the Fox comedy “The Cleveland Show.” However, with her latest endeavor, the Starz drama “Boss” canceled, Sanna has once again returned to the world of film, landing the role of FBI agent Natalie Austin in “Now You See Me: The Second Act,” co-starring Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson and Mark Ruffalo.
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‘Best Man’ Opens Big + Sanaa Covers Rolling Out


In between stints promoting her new film ‘The Best Man Holiday,’ actress Sanaa Lathan, 42, found time to squeeze in a sexy photo shoot for digital magazine RollingOut.

Sanaa is covering the latest issue and dishes on quite a few things the public might not know about her.

Once shy and introverted, Sanaa says she has come out of her shell in recent years and unlike many celebs, credits her online interaction with fans for her new newfound openness.
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The Best Man Cast Covers Ebony


The cast of The Best Man Holiday are featured on November’s edition of Ebony magazine. The double cover features the ladies on one and the men on the other.

With the film due to hit theaters nationwide on November 15th, the cast and crew are kicking their promo into overdrive, and in taking a cue from the success of Steve Harvey’s Think Like a Man, have plans to tour black colleges and universities across the country to promote it.

Here are a few snippets from the interview with the female cast. For more, look for the digital edition to become available on Friday, October 4th. Ebony magazine is available for both Android and IOS devices.

Sanaa Lathan on reuniting with the cast after an almost 15-years: It was like we were at an adult camp when we went to work. We should have had a behind-the-scenes camera because we were having so much fun.

Nia Long on lobbying for the film: We had to do a reading for the studio in the hopes they would give us the go ahead to start filming. We lobbied hard to bring this movie to the fans.

Melissa De Sousa on what fans can expect: A lot of secrets are going to come out and it’s going to be scary. There is also a sad surprise that makes my stomach hurt just thinking about it.

Monica Calhoun on what fans will take away: People will learn the value of friendship, tough times and starting anew.

More ‘The Best Man Holiday’ Promo


After a fifteen year hiatus, the entire cast of the ‘The Best Man’ has reunited for ‘The Best Man Holiday,’ the sequel to the 1999 romantic comedy that made stars out of most of the cast.

The film isn’t set to hit movie theaters until November 15t, however Sony Pictures appears to already be in promo mode, releasing several trailers for the film early, including the one below.

The extended trailer will reportedly start appearing in theaters later this fall, in conjuction with a college tour several of the castmates will participate in to promote the film.

Sanaa Lathan Comes to “Starz”

“Cleveland Show” actress Sanaa Lathan is adding another television show to her acting arsenal. The 40-year old New York native, best known for her work in films like “Something New,” “Brown Sugar,” and “The Best Man,” will next be appearing in the Starz drama “Boss.”

The show, which will be entering its second season this fall, stars Kelsey Grammer as ruthless Chicago Mayor Tom Kane. Sanna will play his straight-laced Chief of Staff, Mona, who Kane also becomes obsessed with.

Sanaa tweeted about her new role today, simply saying “So thrilled about my new job… xo.”

And for those fans hoping to still see the actress on the big screen, never fear, she has just completed work on two major films, “Macbett (The Caribbean Macbeth) ” and “Vipaka .”

Sanaa Lathan Reps Pantene

Sanaa Lathan has landed herself a new gig. The 40-year old “Love & Basketball” star is now the new face of Pantene’s “Nature Fusion” line of products. According to Sanaa, Pantene is a huge supporter of black women, which is why she says she was so anxious to work with the company when the opportunity presented itself.

I am so excited to be a part of a brand with such a strong history. And people just love their products, it’s such a respected brand. I love that they went for a Black woman. It just shows that they continue to support beauty in all shades and all textures.

Sanaa Lathan Covers Today’s Black Woman

The ever youthful Sanaa Lathan is covering the October/November edition of Today’s Black Woman. The recently turned 40-year old beauty spoke briefly about her relationship status- revealing she is once again single after having broken off a long term relationship- rumored to be with music exec Steve Rifkin.

Sanaa tells the magazine that despite her new single status, she is always open to love and cites the ability to stimulate her mentally as the requirement she looks for first in a man.

Pictured above: Sanaa attending the New York premiere of her new film ‘Contagion.’

Sanaa Lathan’s Pride Photo Shoot

Sanaa Lathan is currently featured in the March edition of Pride Magazine ((Pride is like the U.K. version of Essence Magazine)). The actress is currently in London playing the role of Maggie in the revival of “Cat On A Hot Tin Roof.” Sanaa’s shoot was done inside the Royal Opera House where “Cat” is playing and features actual costumes the actress wears in her role.

Sanaa Turns On The Charm

Sanaa Lathan is the latest Brown Sista to join the Twitter revolution. The sista tweeted her first message today and seems to already be a pro. Sanaa is presently gearing up for the fall premiere of The Cleveland Show and will be at Comic Con today, along with her co-star on the show, Reagan Gomez Preston.

Check the sista out below sending out her first twitter pic; herself with the police officer who reportedly pulled over her driver for speeding. From the looks of this pic- I doubt the driver got a ticket. Sanaa clearly turned on that Brown Sista charm.

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