Nona Gaye

Nona Gaye
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Nona Gaye Biography

Daughter of soul legend Marvin Gaye, Nona Gaye released her first and only urban contemporary album on Atlantic in 1992. After a walk-on part in Harlem Nights, Gaye kicked off her acting career as Muhammad Ali's second wife in the 2001 feature film Ali. In 2003, she was cast to play Zee in both The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions. ~ Andrea LeVasseur, All Movie Guide

Nona Gaye Awards

YearAwardCategoryForResult
2006 Black Reel Awards Best Actress The Gospel (2005). Nominated
2005 Gotham Awards Crash (2004/I). Nominated
2004 Image Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Motion Picture The Matrix Revolutions (2003). Nominated
2002 Black Reel Awards Theatrical - Best Supporting Actress Ali (2001). Won

Nona Gaye Trivia

  • April 11th, 2002: It has been announced that she will be replacing the late Aaliyah as the role of "Zee" in the Matrix sequels
  • Aaliyah re-recorded Marvin Gaye's 1977 hit, "Got To Give It Up", on her 1996 album titled One In A Million. Now Nona, daughter of Marvin, is starring in the role of "Zee" in both of the new Matrix movies coming out in 2003 which was originally written for Aaliyah before her untimely passing in 2001.


Nona Gaye Photos

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    "The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" Hollywood Premiere - Arrivals

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    In Style Magazine's Sneak Peek At Red Carpet Fashion for the 2004 Awards Season

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    XXX World Movie Premiere

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    2003 M.A.C. VIVA GLAM Fundraiser Benefiting World Aids Days

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    2003 Vibe Awards - Arrivals

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    TV Guide and Inside TV 2005 Emmy After Party Arrivals

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