Nia Long Net Worth 2024


What Is Nia Long’s Net Worth?

Nia Long Net Worth: Nia Long is an American actress & TV personality. She is a well-known actress for three decades now and is popular for her television roles which have earned her credits in the film industry.

Today, Nia Long’s net worth is estimated to be close to $13 million dollars.

Nia Long Net Worth
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Nia Long Net Worth:

$13 Million

Net Worth: $13 Million
Real Name: Nitara Carlynn Long
Date of Birth: 30 October 1970
Age, How Old: 48 Years Old
Nationality: American
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York,
United States
How Tall, Height: 5ft 2in (1.57 m)
Profession: TV & Film Actress
Last Updated: 2020

Nia’s $13 million net worth comes with no surprise, she has been wowing her fans for a couple of decades and her wealth has been acquired from her illustrious acting career.

Nia has managed to be closely connected to her acting of years now!

Though we do not have enough information on Nia’s income, remuneration, house, car or lifestyle… She has been spending good amount of cash on her traveling, dwelling jewelry, and expensive fashion brands.

Nia also extends her fortune through other income sources, such as; directing music videos, performing as a dancer, endorsing numerous brands such as ‘Dark and Lovely’ and the ‘White Diamonds Lustre Fragrance.’

She is also a starlet of an extravagant living house in the United States.

Nia Long has been able to accumulate her hefty net worth from averaging over $100,000 per year in salary income, which includes, bonuses, profit sharing, and commission.

Nia has regularly served the show business and is the holder of numerous big awards and nominations. As of 2024, Nia Long’s net worth is 13 million.

Who Is Nia Long?

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Nia gave her TV debut for Walt Disney’s ‘Wonderful World of Color‘ in an episode called ‘The B.R.A.T Patrol’ starring as “Darla Perkins”. Since then you can find her rundown of appearances below…

1991–93 Guiding Light Katherine “Kat” Speakes Unknown episodes
1991 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Claudia Prescott Episode: “She Ain’t Heavy”
1993 Living Single Stacey Evans Episode: “Love Takes a Holiday”
1994–95 The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Lisa Wilkes 15 episodes
1995 Live Shot Ramona Greer Unsold TV pilot
1996 ER Christy Wilson Episode: “Baby Shower”
Moesha Ruth 2 episodes
1998 Black Jaq Jaqueline “Jaq” Blackman Unsold TV pilot
2000 If These Walls Could Talk 2 Karen Television movie
2001–02 Judging Amy Andrea Solomon 6 episodes
2002 Sightings: Heartland Ghost Lou Television movie
2003–05 Third Watch Officer Sasha Monroe 35 episodes
2006 Everwood Cassie Episode: “Truth”
2007 Boston Legal Vanessa Walker 3 episodes
2007–08 Big Shots Katie Graham 11 episodes
2009–10 The Cleveland Show Roberta Tubbs (voice) 13 episodes
2010 Boston’s Finest Taylor Sanchez Unsold TV pilot
2011 Chase Melissa Randolph Episode: “Narco: Part 2”
2012 House of Lies Tamara 8 episodes
2014 The Divide Billie Page 8 episodes
2015-16 Real Husbands of Hollywood Herself 2 episodes
2016 Uncle Buck Alexis Smith-Russell 8 episodes
2017 Beaches Hillary Whitney Television movie
Dear White People Neika Hobbs 3 episodes
Empire Giuliana ‘Giusi’ Green 8 episodes
2017–2018 NCIS: Los Angeles Executive Assistant Director Shay Mosley Main role (season 9–10) 30 Episodes
2019 Blaze and the Monster Machines Officer Anna (voice) Episode: “Officer Blaze”

In 1990, Nia made her film debut starring for the character “Fingers” in the movie ‘Buried Alive’. Since then you can find her rundown of film appearances below…

1991 Boyz n the Hood Brandi
1993 Made in America Zora Mathews
1995 Friday Debbie
1997 Love Jones Nina Mosley
Hav Plenty Trudy  
Soul Food Robyn “Bird” Joseph  
1998 Butter Carmen Jones
1999 In Too Deep Myra
The Best Man Jordan Armstrong  
Stigmata Donna Chadway  
Held Up Rae  
The Secret Laughter of Women Nimi Da Silva  
2000 The Broken Hearts Club:
A Romantic Comedy
Boiler Room Abbie Halpert  
Big Momma’s House Sherry Pierce  
2003 BAADASSSSS! Sandra
2004 The N-Word Herself
Alfie Lonette  
2005 Are We There Yet? Suzanne Kingston
2006 Big Momma’s House 2 Sherry Pierce-Turner
2007 Premonition Annie
Are We Done Yet? Suzanne Kingston-Persons  
2008 Gospel Hill Yvonne Palmer
2009 Good Hair Herself
2010 Mooz-lum Safiyah
2013 The Best Man Holiday Jordan Armstrong
2014 The Single Moms Club May Miller
2016 Keanu Hannah
2017 Roxanne Roxanne Peggy
Lemon Cleo  
2019 47 Meters Down: Uncaged Jennifer
TBA The Banker Eunice Garrett

Personal Life.

Nia Long talked about the parenting challenges.

Nia Long was born on October 30th to father Doughtry Long and mother Talita Long in Brooklyn, New York.

Nia did not stay with her father for very long as her parents divorced and she had to move out with her mother at a very young age.

Nia and her mother moved to Lowa City where she attended the St. Mary’s Academy, a Roman Catholic school in Inglewood, California.

Being a very bright student, she eventually grew up practicing multiple activities such as; ballet, jazz, gymnastics etc, which helped her develop an interest in acting for years.

Nia has a son named Massai Zhivago Dorsey II (b. 2000) from her initial romantic relationship with Massai Dorsey.

Moving on, since 2010 she has been dating the former professional basketball player Ime Sunday Udoka. The couple welcomed her son (b. 2011) and got engaged in May 2015 but is unmarried yet.

At present, Nia has no controversies regarding her life and career, but previously it was rumored that she had a feud with the popular Empire series TV star Taraji P. Henson. But there is no actual confirmation if the facts are true.


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Nia has many accolades and lifetime achievements under her belt. She has been nominated for many “Best & Outstanding Supporting Actress” titles since the year 2000.

She won ‘Image Awards’ for the movie “The Best Man” in 2000…

  • Nominated for series “If These Walls Could Talk 2” in the year 2001,
  • Nominated for the movie “Big Momma’s House” in the year 2001,
  • Won for TV “Third Watch” in the year 2004,
  • Won for TV “Third Watch” in the year 2005,

She won the ‘Black Reel Awards’ for the movie “The Best Man” in 2000.

  • Nominated for film “Boiler Room” as Best Supporting Actress in 2001,
  • Nominated for film “Alfie” as Best Supporting Actress in 2005.

Nominated for “BET Comedy Awards” in ‘Outstanding Supporting Actress’ for the Theatrical Film Alfie in 2005.

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You can follow Nia Long on a number of social media sites such as; Facebook (2982761 likes), Instagram (3.1M followers), and Twitter (1M followers).

To conclude, Nia Long’s net worth is estimated at $13 million dollars in 2024.

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Quotes from Nia Long

“I’m going to be eventually where I inspire to be and hopefully the opportunities will continue to come.”

— Nia Long

“I think there are a lot of other actors that are just talented, it’s just about this opportunity – it’s just about when are we going to be put in those positions where we can shine.”

— Nia Long

“We’re all in the service business. If you hire me to do a job I expect everybody else to be where I am. A little bit of crazy is good. It keeps things – balanced.”

— Nia Long