Born in Los Angeles, California, Lela Rochon is an actress best known for her role as Robin Stokes in the move “Waiting to Exhale.” Rochon also appeared in various films including Any Given Sunday, Gang Related, The Big Hit, First Daughter and Brooklyn’s Finest.
Lela Rochon’s Weight and Height:
Lela Rochon’s height is 5 ft 9 in. (Source)
Lela Rochon’s Birthday/Age:
Lela Rochon was born on April 17th, 1964.
Lela Rochon’s Personal Life – 5 Things You May Not Know:
1. In 1984, Rochon married dancer Adolfo Quinones. After they parted ways in 1986, she then married her second husband, movie director Antoine Fuqua (photo below). They have two children together: a daughter named Asia and a son Brando.
2. Lela Rochon was chosen by People (USA) magazine as one of the “50 most beautiful people in the world” (1996).
3. While Rochon was in college (1986-1988), she was one of the “Spudettes” featured in over 30 national spots for the Spuds Mckenzie Budweiser/Bud Light TV commercials.
4. Her mother is Zelma Staples and her father is Samuel Staples.
5. In 1986, Lela graduated from California State University with her bachelor’s degree in Broadcast Journalism, with minors in Sociology and Theatre.