The talented actress and motivational speaker, Nia Long is aware of the importance of love in life. Currently, she is relishing a successful professional career along with an enthralling family life.

Are you one of those who is curious about Nia’s life behind the camera? If yes, you have landed at the right place! Read the article till the end to find out about Nia’s personal life.

Is Nia Married? Her Family Life

Talking about Boyz n the Hood star Nia Long’s relationship status, she is not married. However, she is relishing a romantic relationship with her longtime partner, Ime Udoka.

Nia began dating former NBA player and San Antonio Spurs assistant coach, Ime Udoka, in 2010. After five years of relationship, the lovebirds got engaged. Although the duo didn’t reveal their engagement, Nia was spotted wearing a sparkly diamond ring on her ring finger.

Nia Long with her partner, Ime Udoka, and two sons- Kez and Massai. (Photo: Nia’s Instagram)

Nia and her long-time partner Ime enjoy a relationship like that of husband and wife. They have a son together named, Kez Sunday Udoka. Kez was born in November 2011.

The 49-year-old actress also has a 19-year-old son, Massai, from her previous relationship.

Nia currently lives in California with her partner and children.


Nia Long was born to her Doughtry Long and Talita Long in Brooklyn, New York. Her father was a high school teacher and a poet whereas her mother was a teacher and printmaker.

Nia lived with her mother after her parents divorced when she was just at the age of 2. Her father passed away on 27 January 2020, at the age of 77.

Nia Long’s father, Doughtry Long, with her elder son, Massai.

She was angry and disappointed with her father for a lot of years as he couldn’t be what she needs. But when she lost her beloved father, it was a traumatic phase in her life.

Nia has an older half-sister, Sommore. Her sister is an actress and comedian who was born as Lori Ann Rambough.

Net Worth & Acting Credits

Nia, who has successfully marked her place as an actress with several movies and TV series, has been assembling an amazing salary from her job. As of 2020, Nia has a massive net worth of $13 million.

Active in her professional career since 1986, Nia is popular for appearing in movies like Love Jones, Boyz n the Hood, In Too Deep, Friday, Big Momma's House 2, and Soul Food. Similarly, she had a notable performance in TV series like Empire, If These Walls Could Talk 2, The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, House of Lies, Beaches, and Third Watch.

Most recently, she appeared in 47 Meters Down: Uncaged, NCIS: Los Angeles, and Blaze and the Monster Machines. In the year 2020, she will be seen in The Banker as Eunice Garrett.