BAD BOYS II
GABRIELLE UNION (Syd
Burnett) has managed to build up an impressive resume in just a few short years.
Last year, she graced the inaugural cover of Savoy Magazine, which
described Union as "Hollywood's best kept secret" and marked her
"the next Julia Roberts." In addition, Entertainment Weekly Magazine
selected her for its "It List," People Magazine dubbed her "One
to Watch," she was one of E!'s "Sizzling 16" and she appeared
in Vogue Magazine as one of the "Next Generation of Movie Stars."
Union recently starred
in the romantic comedy Deliver Us From Eva opposite LL Cool J and
directed by Gary Hardwick (The Brothers). She also appeared in her first
action role in the Jet Li film Cradle to the Grave for producer Joel
Last year, she appeared
in the comedy Welcome To Collinwood costarring George Clooney, Isaiah
Washington, Luis Guzman, Jennifer Esposito and Sam Rockwell and the thriller Abandon
opposite Benjamin Bratt and Katie Holmes.
Union first came to
prominence in the hit comedy Bring It On opposite Kirsten Dunst and
directed by Peyton Reed. Prior to that she starred in Screen Gems' The
Brothers opposite Morris Chestnut.
Her other feature film
credits include Two Can Play That Game, Love & Basketball, Ten
Things I Hate About You and She's All That.
Last season Union
guest-starred opposite Matt LeBlanc and David Schwimmer on the hit NBC show
"Friends." Her appearance marked the first African-American love
interest on the series. In addition, she joined the cast of Steven Bochco's
CBS drama, "City Of Angels" as "Dr. Courtney Ellis" for a
Upon graduating with
honors from UCLA, Union made her television debut on the hit comedy "Moesha."
Union currently resides
in Los Angeles.
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