Born on September 19, 1971, Sanaa Lathan is an American actress and voice actress who is known for her roles in box-office hits such as The Best Man, Alien vs. Predator, Now You See Me 2, and so on. For more information, read the article below.

Sanaa Lathan

Before Fame: She attended UC Berkeley and Yale School of Drama.

Family/ Relationships

Sanaa Lathan Parents/Ethnicity/Religion

Born in New York City, she is the daughter of Eleanor McCoy and Stan Lathan. Her brother, Tendaji Lathan is a well known DJ.

Sanaa Lathan Affair/Dating/Married

Not Available at the moment. For more information, visit her twitter and Instagram.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Sanaa McCoy Lathan
  • Nicknames: Sanaa
  • Birthday: September 19, 1971
  • Age: 46 years old
  • Birthplace: New York City, New York
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: UC Berkeley, Yale School of Drama
  • Profession: Actress, voice actress
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: Black
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Virgo
  • Spouse/Wife: Not Available
  • Children: Not Available
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: 5 feet 7 inches
  • Weight: 59 kg
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Shoe Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size: 35 inches
  • Waist Size: 26 inches
  • Hip Size: 37 inches
  • Biceps: Not Available
  • Bra Size/ Breast Size: 32C

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • Sanaa was raised partly in Beverly Hills with her father, director Stan Lathan, and partly in New York with her mother, Eleanor McCoy, a Broadway stage actress.
  • In 1998, Lathan earned a degree of recognition with her role as the mother of Wesley Snipes’ title character in Blade.
  • In 2001, Lathan earned additional acclaim for her work in the multicultural comedy film Catfish in Black Bean Sauce.
  • In 2018, Lathan will recur in the Season 4 of The Affair alongside of having the lead role for a Netflix movie called Nappily Ever After.

Memorable Quotes:

I grew up in the business. My dad is a director/producer and my mom is a dancer, she performed with Alvin Ailey, but I didn’t even think about becoming an actress.