Actress Gabrielle started dating basketball player Dwyane Wade in , and At the time, Wade was still married to Siohvaughn Funches. January Union and Wade starred on the cover of Essence's February issue. Gabrielle Union, shown here at South By Southwest in March , and NBA star Dwyane Wade gets engaged to actress Gabrielle Union. ESC: Gabrielle Union, Dwyane Wade author describes as "eight or nine miscarriages," in their nine years together, they're still rolling. . But in April —two months after she and Wade posed together for the cover of.
Since she had no children of her own, Union used her mother and sister to portray the divorced single mother of three in the film. Williams sister and Daniel Meade 's Eric Mabius love interest.
Union was reported to have signed to the film in March Waters was portrayed by Jeffrey Wrightwho Union played opposite to. Union said the film was a gift. SUV in and Union was reported to be joining the cast in June Union related that every rape victim was "unique", which extended to how they believed justice should be carried out. Union related to her character from having married and divorced young.
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The film was the directorial debut of Brian Savelson, the writing ability of whom Union was impressed. Savelson had offered Union the role  two years prior to the film's release, in Union saw In Our Nature as a personal victory for her career.
Union viewed her character as being similar to members of the Kardashian family or the Braxton sisters. Finest, co-starring with Jessica Alba. The book "feature[s] personal stories and reflections on a range of topics that continue to define the contemporary landscape: She became affiliated with Neutrogena in It was reported in November that Union became ambassador for nail polish company SensatioNail.
She became the company's first celebrity ambassador and creative advisor. Dwyane and I made a decision very early to not react to the negativity," she tells the mag. Besides, "My life is just too easy to track. We were submitting plenty of proof for the times [Funches] said I was in Miami. So, it was like, obviously you're not telling the truth. And then the courts dismissed the case.
There's no way that I would trade it for people who refuse to simply acknowledge the truth. The couple quietly takes a break for several months, beginning after the holidays until early spring, but they are still in contact. The financial portion of Wade and Funches's six-year divorce is finally resolved.
Their agreement stipulates they can't badmouth each other — and his relationship with Union is off-limits as well. During the trial, Funches sits outside the courthouse with a cardboard sign that says, "NBA Miami Heat star, mother of his children on the streets.
During an appearance on The Tonight Show, Wade admits that he and Union recently reunited after a split. We kind of took a step back.
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We supported each other, but we took a step back for a little while. At the end of day, we came back together and said, 'Listen, we want to continue this. We want to try to continue to get better each day.
We're going strong now. Wade becomes a father again when a woman he was seeing during his split with Union, Aja Metoyer, gives birth to a baby boy named Xavier.
The child's paternity briefly remains a secret. With the help of his two sons as well as his nephew Dahveon, whom he also raises, Wade proposes to Union.
They debut her ring on Instagram and are over the moon. However, the celebration is short-lived.
One week later, news breaks that Wade has a love childwhich he confirms in a statement in which he calls his third son "a blessing. View photos The couple celebrating their engagement moments after Wade popped the question. Getty Images More [Related: Union talks to Glamour magazine about why she got back together Wade. Moving forward, I decided my work schedule has to make sense for our family.
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So everyone should go into the relationship knowing, 'I'm here for you and you're here for me. It's the wave of the future.
Wade and Union send out their save the dates, which come in paper and video form. She previously revealed some details about the wedding, telling Arsenio Hall that the Miami bash on Aug. It's just us and the kids.
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And we're just riding out, just us. If you're not about us and we don't both have a relationship with you, you're not gonna make it. The couple hits the gym together in advance of their wedding, sharing an ab fab photo on Instagram.
They also share some sweet couple shots. However, it's unclear who is going to use it because there are reports that they are making their guests sign a confidentiality agreement and that they are banned from bringing cameras and cell phones to the affair.