Facts of Antonique Smith
Antonique Smith is an American actress and singer famous for a movie Notorious based on the life of a rapper, The Notorious B.I.G. and season 2 of the hit Netflix Series Marvel’s Luke Cage. The actress has accumulated millions of dollars in net worth along with a huge fan base.
Antonique Smith Bio, Education
Antonique Smith was a world-famous Personality born on August 11, 1983, in East Orange, New Jersey. Antonique Smith is of American Nationality whereas her ethnicity is mixed racial as she was born to a German father and an African-American mother.
There is not much information about her childhood, However, As per the actress, she was mainly raised by her elder half-sister, Yolanda, and her parents. Regarding her educational background, we are not much informed about it.
Antonique Smith Profession as an Actress
Antonique Smith who stands at a height of 5 feet 31/2 inches from an early age, became a part of a Broadway show Rent as Mimi. And The show was a production of Jonathan Larson. She, after all, became the poster girl for the show and her poster was all over the country even displayed on taxi cabs.
Smith always wanted to make her own album and star in movies therefore, she left the show. Then a few years later, the big recognition came for her in the big movie Notorious based on the life of a rapper, The Notorious B.I.G.
She, in the movie, plays the character of Faith Evans who is the wife of the late rapper. With her great praise, The Rolling Stone Magazine called her terrific in the role and Jeffery Lyons called her “One to watch”.
Antonique likewise played CIA agent Sandra Burns in her next movie Abduction where she starred alongside Taylor Lautner and Alfred Molina.
Additionally, Smith also appears alongside Zoe Kravitz, Gabourey Sidibe, and Jason Clarke in the movie Yelling to the sky. She Played the character Ola O’ Hara in the film which was released in the same year as Abduction and many more.
Antonique Smith Career life as a singer
Besides acting, Antonique is also a singer and songwriter. She was also nominated for Grammy award for her television show Shots Fired.
Similarly, Antonique made her debut with the song “Black on Black Love” which was the single from Queen Latifah‘s fourth studio album Order in the court that was also collaborated by American R&B group Next.
With more success, she is also credited on the rapper Nas album Life is Good in 2012. She also made a cameo for the song Nasty. Smith came with her debut single “Hold up wait a Minute” which was directed by Larenz Tate and starred famous people. That video starred Lance Gross and Vine star King Bach.
The song was also further nominated in the 57th Annual Grammy Awards for Best Traditional R&B Performance.
Antonique Smith Net worth
Being Famous singer and actress, Antonique Smith has collected an estimated net worth of $16 million. Similarly, Most of her net worth comes from her career in acting and music.
Furthermore, her movie Notorious made a collection of $44.4 million and Abduction made $90.1 million. Due to her successful career in movies and as a singer, Smith has made a fortune of wealth and living in a world of standard life.