Mo’Nique Dazzles On The Cover Of ‘Sheen’ Magazine

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Mo’Nique is starring in Almost Christmas alongside Danny Glover, Kimberly Elise, Omer Epps, Gabrielle Union and more – and before the movie hits theaters next month, the 48-year-old actress is posing for Sheen magazine.

She looks stunning in a shimmering gown on the cover of the issue, which celebrates Sheen’s 10th anniversary.

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Mo’Nique Clarifies Comments About Open Marriage: ‘It Was My Idea’

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Mo’Nique took to Periscope a few days ago to clarify reports circulating the internet about her giving her husband a free pass to cheat. The Oscar-winning actress says that her words were twisted, so she decided to elaborate on what she was saying.

“When I say I’m in an open marriage, it was not my husband’s idea,” Mo’Nique explains. “Originally it was my idea because at the time when Sid and I got together 10 years ago — now keep in mind this was my best friend since I was 14 — but when we first got together I was still stuck in being famous and a celebrity and being a star, and I felt like I could have whatever I want. So I was still in an insecure place of, ‘I can have that, I can have that, I can have that.’ And because I was dealing with my best friend, my best friend said, ‘If that’s what you think you need, as your best friend, I don’t want to stand in the way of it.’”

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Gabrielle Union, Mo’Nique, Kimberly Elise, Nicole Ari Parker & More Spied On Set Of ‘A Meyers Christmas’

gabrielle-union-monique-on-set-a-meyers-christmas-01-christal_rockA Meyers Christmas is set to hit theaters next year, and in addition to the news of Gabrielle Union starring in and executive producing the film, we also spied Monica on set filming as well. Now, Gabby has posted photos of her and Mo’Nique getting playful in a few snaps while shooting, and Kimberly Elise, Nicole Ari Parker and Romany Malco were also spotted.

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Mo’Nique Opens Up About Why She Gives Her Husband ‘A Free Pass To Cheat’

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In a recent interview with True Exclusives, in addition to talking doing stand up comedy and her new fit lifestyle, Mo’Nique opened up about her secrets to a long-lasting marriage, and her views on giving a “free pass to cheat” in a relationship. She sees honesty as an important factor when it comes to both topics.

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Mo’Nique For Rolling Out: “How Do I Feel About The Backlash? I Don’t. Because I’ve Never Been Afraid Of The Truth.”

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Mo’Nique poses for the latest issue of Rolling Out. Earlier this year, she revealed that she believes she has been blackballed by the industry following her Academy Award win – which resulted in her and Precious director, Lee Daniels, being drawn into a media firestorm for several weeks, with conflicting views of what exactly happened.

Inside the digital issue, she opens up about how she feels about the backlash she’s received over the last few months: “How do I feel about the backlash? I don’t. Because I’ve never been afraid of the truth,” she says:

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