Gabrielle Union 2022– Dwayne Wade’s Wife Family, Kids, Career and Net Worth


Gabrielle Union is the wife of former American professional basketball player Dwayne Wade and Here is everything you need to know about Dwayne Wade’s Wife Gabrielle Union, including her net worth, salary, records, personal life.

Gabrielle Union Facts 

Birth PlaceOmaha, Nebraska 
Father’s NameSylvester E
Mother’s NameTheresa
Star SignAquarius 
Net Worth (2022)$ 40 million
Date of BirthOctober 29, 1972

HusbandDwyane Wade 
Social MediaInstagram 

Who is Gabrielle Union?

Gabrielle Union was born on October 29, 1972, in Omaha, ,Nebraska U.S . Her background is American. She was born to Theresa, a phone company manager and Sylvester E, a military Sergeant. After thirty years of marriage, her parents divorced. Her family members were all very enthusiastic football fans.

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Gabrielle Union is an American actress and a former model (Instagram)

Gabrielle Union studied at UCLA and got a bachelor’s degree in sociology. She is an American actress and former model. Union has established herself as one of the most successful actresses of her time.

Gabrielle Union’s career started in the 90s with a range of television roles. She first appeared in shows such as Saved by the Bell, Family Matters, and 7th Heaven

She rose to greater prominence the following year, after she starred in the romantic sports drama film Love & Basketball, and landed her breakthrough role in the teen film Bring It On. In 2001, she appeared memorably on the hit sitcom Friends.

In 2008, Gabrielle Union appeared in three episodes of Ugly Betty, playing “Renee Slater.” That year, she booked a surprise role in Cadillac Records, with critics praising her acting range and versatility.

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She started 2010 with an appearance on the show Army Wives. In 2012, she appeared in Think Like a Man, and Good Deeds – both romantic comedies. After impressing critics in the dramatic film In Our Nature, Gabrielle Union booked the lead in BET’s new show, Being Mary Jane

She finished 2016 with a major role in the film Almost Christmas. In 2019, she started appearing in L.A.’s Finest, a spin-off TV series based on the Bad Boys films.

Union has written four books: two memoirs, titled We’re Going to Need More Wine (2017) and You Got Anything Stronger? (2021), and two children’s books, titled Welcome to the Party (2020) and Shady Baby (2021). She was included on Time’s list of 100 most influential people in the world in 2020. 

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Gabrielle Union has written four books (Essence)

Gabrielle Union’s husband Dwayne Wade

Dwayne Tyrone Wade Jr. is an American former professional basketball player. Wade spent most his 16-year career playing for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

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Dwayne Wade is an American former professional basketball player (CNBC)

After a successful college basketball career with the Marquette Golden Eagles, including leading the team to the Final Four in 2003, the Heat drafted Wade fifth overall in the 2003 NBA draft. Wade led the Heat to their first NBA Championship and was named the 2006 NBA Finals MVP. 

With LeBron James and Chris Bosh, Wade helped guide Miami to four consecutive NBA Finals from 2011 to 2014 and won back-to-back championships in 2012 and 2013. 

He finished his playing carer in Miami only. The Heat retired his #3 jersey in 2020. He purchased a minority ownership stake in the Utah Jazz in 2021. In October 2021, Wade was honoured as one of the league’s greatest players of all time by being named to the NBA 75th Anniversary Team.


Wade has won three NBA championships, was a 13-time NBA All-Star, an 8-time member of the All-NBA Team, and a 3-time member of the All-Defensive Team. Wade is also Miami’s all-time leader in points, games, assists, steals, shots made, and shots were taken. 

He is doing some hosting as well on television. He is currently the host of the American adaptation of The Cube.

Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade’s Relationship 

Wade was married to high school sweetheart Siohvaughn Funches from 2002 to 2007. They had two children together, and Wade was granted sole custody of the daughter after their divorce was finalized in 2010.

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Dwayne Wade with his wife American actress Gabrielle Union (Instagram)

Union was also in a relationship with NFL player Chris Howard in 1999 and later married him in 2001. However, In 2008, she started dating NBA player Dwayne Wade. In 2014, they were married, and Union became the stepmother to Wade’s 3 existing children. In 2018, Union and Wade had a child together via a surrogate mother.

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Dwayne Wade and Gabrielle Union with their kids (The Sun)

Wade also raises his nephew, the son of his sister Deanna. In 2020, Wade’s 12-year-old came out as a transgender girl and changed her name to Zaya. 

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Union and Wade had a child together via a surrogate mother (Instagram)

Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade’s Net Worth

According to sources, Gabrielle Union has a net worth of around $40 million together and on the other hand, and Dwayne Wade has a net worth of $170 million. Dwyane earned $198 million in salary alone. 

FAQs about Gabrielle Union 

When did Gabrielle Union and Dwayne Wade get married?
They got married in 2014.
What is Gabrielle Union doing now?
Gabrielle Union is an Actress 
How old is Gabrielle Union?
Gabrielle Union is 49 years old 
What is Gabrielle Union’s net worth?
Gabrielle Union has a net worth of $40 million.

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