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Mo'Nique

Overview
Works: 41 works in 124 publications in 6 languages and 8,661 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Comedy films  Thrillers (Motion pictures)  Action and adventure films  Made-for-TV movies  Biographical television programs  Historical television programs  Filmed stand-up comedy routines  Animated films 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Speaker
Classifications: PN1997.2,
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Publications about Mo'Nique
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Most widely held works by Mo'Nique
Precious (Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire) by Sapphire( visu )
52 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 2,912 libraries worldwide
In 1987, obese, illiterate, black 16-year-old Claireece 'Precious' Jones lives in Harlem with her dysfunctional family. She has been raped and impregnated twice by her father, Carl. She suffers constant physical, mental and sexual abuse from her unemployed mother, Mary. After getting pregnant for the second time, Precious is suspended from her school. Her principal arranges to have her attend an alternative school where her new teacher, Ms. Rain, helps Precious learn to read and she responds to this glimmer of hope. Precious also meets Mrs. Weiss, a social worker, and discovers the abuse and incest that Precious has had to endure. Her father dies of AIDS and Precious learns that she is now HIV-positive
Welcome home Roscoe Jenkins by Malcolm D Lee( visu )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 806 libraries worldwide
R.J. Stevens is a successful television talk show host who sets aside his perfect life with his sweet son and celebrity girlfriend to attend his parents' golden wedding anniversary back home in Georgia. From the moment he arrives, all the reasons R.J. left to reinvent himself on the West Coast become clear. His siblings and cousins quickly put him in his place, reminding him that his name is actually Roscoe Jenkins. His sweet mother watches impassively while R.J.'s dad does nothing to mask his disapproval. R.J. would be content to wait out the anniversary events and go home. The arrival of an old girlfriend he once loved but couldn't keep during his adolescence changes everything, bringing out the competitive survivor within
Domino by Tony Scott( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 790 libraries worldwide
Based on the true story of Domino Harvey, who is the daughter of film actor Laurence Harvey. Tired and unsuited to the pretentiousness of her high-society Los Angeles life, Domino leaves the glitz behind her and sets off to become a bounty hunter. She quickly falls under the wing of veteran hunter Ed Mosley and his crew, becoming an unlikely natural in the art of bounty hunting. But things heat up when a gang of masked men begin a series of armored car heists. Before long the mob, a crazed TV producer, the FBI and a terminally ill child have all got caught up in the crazy situation
Bessie ( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Focuses on Bessie Smith's transformation from a struggling young singer into 'The Empress of the Blues', who became one of the most successful recording artists of the 1920s and is an enduring icon today
Phat girlz by Mo'Nique( visu )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 455 libraries worldwide
Jazmin is a sassy, tart, talented, and plus-size woman who lives in a world that insults and rejects her because she's fat - or is the emotional abuse she heaps on herself the real problem? She is a department store employee with fashion designer dreams who has created a designer line for full-figured ladies, but flounders until she wins a Palm Springs vacation. There she meets a handsome Nigerian doctor named Tunde. He cherishes Jazmin's full figure as a mark of beauty. But can Jazmin overcome her self-loathing and accept Tunde's love?
Skinny cooks can't be trusted by Mo'Nique( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 440 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of favorite, full-flavored recipes featuring a complete array of forbidden ingredients, from butter and sugar to chocolate and cream, in a volume that is complemented by author food memories and preparation tips
Shadowboxer by Lee Daniels( visu )
3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 326 libraries worldwide
When Rose, a female assassin, is diagnosed with terminal cancer, she decides to carry out one final killing assisted by her lover and stepson, Mikey
Two can play that game by Mark Brown( visu )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 324 libraries worldwide
Shante is a smart and beautiful advertising executive who seems to have her life, including her man, completely under control. Her man, Keith, a handsome lawyer, is the envy of all her friends. That is until one night when the girls have a ladies night out and they stumble upon Keith at a nightclub with another woman. Now, in order for Shante to save face and get her man back in line, she must launch her "10 Day Plan."
Rugrats, tales from the crib ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 279 libraries worldwide
Aunt Moo and her babies get some magical beans that grow into a beanstalk leading to a huge castle in the sky. A fairy offers them the key to the castle if they can get three things from the castle's current occupant, the evil giant Angelica. This story is a Rugrats styled version of the classic fairy tale, Jack and the Beanstalk
Blackbird ( visu )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 243 libraries worldwide
Seventeen-year-old Randy tries very hard to be a good person. Since his father left, Randy takes care of his emotionally disturbed mother, and he's the kind of friend all of his classmates can depend on. As strong as he seems on the outside, Randy is hiding a secret inner struggle and denial of his true self. It's not until he opens himself up to love that he discovers that becoming a man means accepting who you really are
Good fences ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 234 libraries worldwide
In the 1970s, Tom Spader is an attorney who is determined to end what he has dubbed "the colored man's losing streak." When his winning of a high-profile case thrusts him into the limelight, he decides to move his family out of their mixed lower-middle-class town and into the posh enclave of Greenwich, Connecticut. The upscale and uptight residents of Greenwich aren't sure how to deal with their new neighbors
Farce of the penguins ( visu )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 216 libraries worldwide
Carl and Jimmy are two penguins on a desperate mission to get themselves some hot booty. After years of empty one-night stands, Carl wants more than a peice of penguin tail. He wants the love of the beautiful Melissa. Now it is up to Jimmy to help his neurotic friend win her heart and find his dream girl. The only problem that stands in their way is a seventy mile trek across Antarctica
The queens of comedy ( visu )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
Four African American comedians perform
Beacon Hills High by Mo'Nique( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 159 libraries worldwide
Thirteen-year-old Eboni has big plans for high school, but when her father moves the family from Baltimore, Maryland, to Los Angeles, California, she has many new issues to deal with, including being full-figured in a place where everyone seems to be thin
Steppin' ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 149 libraries worldwide
A group of college students get ready for the fight of their life ... when fraternities and sororities battle it out in a step show competition
Hair show ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
From executive producers Magic Johnson, Steve Imes, and Leslie Small comes a tender, life-affirming story about the reunion of two sisters. Hair Show proves that blood and family run thicker than water
Irish jam by John Eyres( visu )
2 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 84 libraries worldwide
"The town of Ballywood, Ireland has a cash flow problem. To avert foreclosure, the townspeople devise a poetry contest in hopes of collecting enough entry fees."--Container
The big black comedy show. live from Los Angeles ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 40 libraries worldwide
A live comedy concert hosted by Mo' Nique
The big black comedy show. live from Los Angeles ( visu )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
First in a series of large venue, live comedy concerts. Showcases the talent of today's most popular African-American comedic minds
Mo'nique I coulda been your cellmate! uncut, uncensored, & unbelievable! ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Bringing her unique brand of humor to the most unlikely of places-- a woman's correctiona facility in Ohio. You'll laugh, you'll cry ... you'll hope you never have to go to prison
 
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Alternative Names
Imes, Monique.
Imes, Monique 1967-
Mo’Nique US-amerikanische Schauspielerin
Monik
Monique
Monique 1967-
Mo'Nique actrice américaine
Mo'nique actriz estadounidense
Mo'Nique Amerikaans acteur
Mo'Nique Amerikaans actrice
Mo'Nique amerikansk skådespelare
Mo'Nique amerikansk skodespelar
Mo'Nique amerikansk skuespiller
Mo'Nique attrice, comica e conduttrice televisiva statunitense
Μο' Νικ
Мо’Ник американская актриса и комик
Моник
Мо'Нік
מוניק
مونيك
مونیک بازیگر آمریکایی
โม'นิก
모니크
モニーク
莫妮克
Languages
English (85)
French (5)
Spanish (5)
German (3)
Italian (2)
Chinese (1)
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