Her father, Stan Lathan, worked behind the scenes in television for PBS, as well as a producer on shows such as Sanford & Son and Russell Simmons' Def Comedy Jam. She graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in English.
Lathan also graduated at Yale University with a degree in Drama.
Sanaa Mc Coy Lathan was born on September 19, 1971 (her age is 43 years old) in New York, U. Her first name means "art" in Swahili and "brilliance" in Arabic.
Pauletta adds: “He has and knows he has stability in me as his wife.That’s what gives him strength, regardless if he misuses it. But I do know that gives him a great platform to go and fly.”With rumors of the Sanaa Lathan affair fresh in mind, Denzel again denies that he cheated on his wife.Her execution in Love & Basketball earned her the 2001 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Actress in a Motion Picture, and in addition an Independent Spirit Award designation for Best Actress and a BET Award.In 2000, Lathan showed up in the Off-Broadway creation of "The Vagina Monologs" alongside Teri Garr and Julianna Margulies. Although she is single right now and not dating anybody, she has history with 5 famous guys and had affair with several more.Urged by her father to make Los Angeles her expert base, the youthful performing artist discovered early TV parts on scenes of such shows as In the House, Family Matters, NYPD Blue, and Moesha.
During that same period, she won raves and a Best Actress nod from the Los Angeles NAACP Theatrical Award Committee for her execution into Take Arms.
She is of African American and Native American descent.
Her mother, Eleanor Mc Coy, was an actress and dancer who performed on Broadway with Eartha Kitt.
Eleanor, her mother was a renowned actress as well as a dancer of Broadway productions and Stan (her father) worked at Public Broadcasting Service and also served as producer. Then Lathan attended the University based in Berkeley to have graduation degree in English.
She much interest in becoming an actress then she enrolled in the Yale University and earned a diploma in Drama. Thereafter, she was cast for the couple of movies like ‘The Best Man’, ‘The Family That Preys’ and many other.
Tailing her preparation at Yale, where she considered with Earle R.