Queen Latifah Confirms She Plans to Adopt In MORE Magazine
Actress Queen Latifah will soon add "mother" to her long list of duties if all goes well. Find out about her adoption plans inside.....
'I'm definitely going to adopt - or have - a child. I've wanted to adopt since I was 17 or 18-years-old.'
The 20-year anniversary of the death of her brother, Lance Owens, may have spurred on her motherly urges. She also revealed,
'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. 'If the person who you lost loved you like you loved them?
'There's no way they would not want you to live your life to the maximum, to appreciate it, to go for your dreams, go for your goals.'
Her next film, Joyful Noise with Dolly Parton and KeKe Palmer hits theaters everywhere on January 13, 2012.