Net Worth: $13 Million
- Source of Wealth Acting, Comedy
- Birth Place Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.
- Height 5' 9" (1.76 m)
- Marital Status Married Sidney Hicks (m. 2006), Mark Jackson (m. 1997–2001)
- Full Name Monique Angela Hicks
- Nationality American
- Date of Birth December 11, 1967
- Ethnicity African American
- Occupation Actress, Comedian
- Children Shalon Jackson, Mark Jackson, Jr., Jonathan Hicks, David Hicks
Mo’nique, or Monica Imes, is an American actress and comedian with an estimated net worth of $13 million. She is primarily known for her role in UPN series The Parkers as Nikki Parker, while she was still making a name for herself as a stand-up comedian.
Mo’nique was born on December 11, 1967 in Maryland and since she was a kid she was seriously into comedy. She firstly gained prominence in 1999 where she had a big role in the series The Parkers, and after that she hosted several TV shows and events until she transitioned her career, and started shooting successful movies.
Her first roles were in comedy roles such as Phat Girlz and Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins, until 2009 where she finally gained recognition as a great actress by winning Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her work in the film, Precious in 2009. After her big success, she got back to TV, and started hosting The Mo’nique Show on BET, which was eventually canceled in 2011.