American actress Gabrielle Monique Union-Wade is so many things and a whole lot of inspiration and as she turns 48 today, October 29, we’re taking a quick look back at her life through the lenses of film, family and fashion.
Gabrielle was born in Omaha, Nebraska in 1972 and by 1990, she had started her acting career with small roles in Television series before landing supporting roles in teenage comedy films She’s All That and 10 Things I Hate About You (1999). Fame came in 2000 when she acted in two, now culturally famous films, Love and Basketball and Bring it On. Since then, Gabrielle has become a face to look out for in the film industry.
In 2014, she married NBA player, Dwayne Wade after dating for seven years and automatically became a stepmother to his three children. In 2018, their first child together Kaavia James came into…