Nona Gaye is an Award-winning American singer, former fashion model, and actress. She is famous for the role of Zee in the science fiction films, The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions. Also, her father is an internationally known singer, Marvin Gaye.
Nona Gaye: Bio, Age, Family, Ethnicity
Nona Gaye was born on the 4th of September 1974 in Washington, D.C., the USA. Her father’s name is Marvin Gaye and her mother’s name is Janis Hunter. She belongs to African-American, Irish, Greek, and Afro-Cuban ethnicity. Her full name is Nona Marvisa Gaye.
Her father was a famous singer and is also her idol. As per her siblings, she has two brothers, Marvin III and Frankie. She spent her childhood with her siblings in New York City, Los Angeles, and Ostende, Belgium.
Nona Gaye: Professional Career, Movies
She gave a start to her career when her first album, Love for the Future, was released in October 1992 by Atlantic Records. Then she released a duet, “Love Sign” with Prince, which was released in 1994 on the 1-800-NEW-FUNK compilation album. In 2001, she appeared to re-record and release her father’s single “What’s Going On” for AIDS research. She replaced Aaliyah for the role of Zee, who died in a plane crash shortly after the filming of The Matrix sequels began in 2002. Some of her credits include The Polar Express, Crash, XXX2: The Next Level, The Matrix, Blood and Bone, and The Gospel.
Nona Gaye: Awards and Nominations
As per her awards and nominations, she was nominated for Best Actress: The Gospel in 2006. She won the Best Supporting Actress: Ali in 2002 and has achieved Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture: The Matrix Revolutions.
Nona Gaye: Husband, Children, Parents Relationship, Single?
Nona is currently single. Previously, Nona Gaye was in a relationship with Justin Martinez. The couple welcomed a child in 1997 and then they decided to separate. She was also in a relationship with the famous singer Prince.
The marriage between her parents, which lasted from 1977 to 1981, was a troubled one, and both had substance abuse problems. And to make matters worse, on April 1, 1984, her minister-grandfather, Marvin Sr., shot Marvin Gaye twice.
Nona Gaye: Salary and Net Worth
As an American singer, former fashion model, and actress she has a net worth of $3 Million. And her salary is $62k US per year.
Nona Gaye: Height, Weight, Hair color
She has a height of 5 feet and 10 inches. She has a black hair color and her eye color is brown. There is no information about her dress size, shoe size, and body sizes.
Nona Gaye: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
She is not much active on social media sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.