The American comedian and actress, Mo’Nique, has been in the news recently for her pledge to boycott Netflix.

The Oscar winning actress and veteran accused Netflix of acting biasedly towards her.

The Baltimore native, Mo’Nique has devoted almost two decades in the acting field

Mo’Nique who started as Nicole “Nikki” Parker in the UPN sitcom, The Parkers, has been featured in many leading stand-up venues till date.

Mo’Nique has appeared in many films and videos with some lead roles and some supporting roles. 

Her performance in the 2009 movie, Precious, as an abusive mother to an inner-city teenager, won her numerous accolades.

She recently shared through her social media, the terms and policies included in the two years’ contract with Netflix.

The disturbing allocations and a payment offer of $500K left her feeling underpaid, compared to comedians like Amy Schumer and Chris Rock who were offered pay of $11 million and $20 million respectively.

She allegedly blamed Netflix for promoting gender and racial biases. 

Mo’Nique has a net worth of $13 million from her almost two decades of stand up comedies and acting career.

She has been married to her high school sweetheart, Sidney Hicks since 2006. 

They have twin sons; Jonathan and David who were two months premature born.

Mo’Nique’s has two sons Mark Jackson Jr. & Shalon Jackson from her previous marriage to Mark Jackson.