Actress and comedian Mo’Nique is featured on the cover of Jet Magazine. In the issue Mo talks about how her husband, Sidney Hicks, is right by her side making things happen. In fact, he recently made one of her dreams come true by helping her negotiate a deal for her own late-night BET talk show, The Mo’Nique Show. “
Known for her vivacious persona and voluptuous body, the 5-foot-6 Mo’Nique admitted recently on The Oprah Winfrey Show to tipping the scale at 262 pounds. Now, nearly 40 pounds lighter at 224, she dismisses rumors about having gastric bypass surgery. “I’m scared of needles. Baby, for them to take blood from me, it’s a production,” she said.The issue hits newstands on June 8th.