Queen Latifah - Queen Latifah Wants To Adopt
Queen Latifah, 41, wants to have children soon and although she hasn't ruled out getting pregnant she is ready to adopt.
Queen Latifah wants to adopt.
The 41-year-old singer-and-actress - who is usually incredibly guarded about her private life - would be happy to have a baby naturally but adopting has been a dream of hers since she was a teenager.
She explained: "I'm definitely going to adopt - or have - a child. I've wanted to adopt since I was 17 or 18 years old."
The 'Chicago' star also opened up about her older brother Lance Owens - who died in 1992 at the age of 24 while riding a motorcycle that she'd bought him - saying his death had inspired her to live her own life to the full.
Latifah - who often wears Lance's motorbike keys around her neck - said: "I think the most important thing I've learned is to not stop living.
"As my Aunt Elaine says, 'You never get over it, but you get through it.' I think the most important thing I've learned is to not stop living.
"I know for a fact that my brother would not want me to stay right there, stuck in that misery."