2013 The Root 100

As if she needed another title, the multitalented Queen Latifah is taking her talents to daytime television as a talk-show host.

  • Influence: 183.2
  • Reach: 16.65
  • Substance: 6.7
  • Media Mentions: 1521
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  • Queen Latifah

  • Actress, rapper, singer and spokesmodel takes on a new job: talk-show host.
  • Job: Actress, entertainer, entrepreneur, philanthropist
  • Sector: Entertainment/Media
  • Location: New York City
  • Age: 43
  • Bio:

    Queen Latifah, hip-hop's pioneering feminist and multitalented Hollywood A-lister, has returned to TV, launching her new talk show The Queen Latifah Show this month. But this isn't the Queen's first go-round as a talk-show host -- she had a short-lived show back in 1999. But this time Latifah says things will be different. And if ratings for the show's debut episode are any indication, she's absolutely right. 

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