Laura Govan Talks Raising Kids and Writing Books at BET Awards Weekend Event


(LOS ANGELES) – June 24, 2019 – On Saturday, Hollywood Unlocked honored several influencers during its inaugural “Hollywood Unlocked Social Impact Brunch Powered by” The lavishly decorated event took place at the Sunset Room and was co-hosted by HU founder Jason Lee and comedian/actress B. Simone. Honorees in attendance were Teyana Taylor (“Inspiration Award”); Angela Yee on behalf of “The Breakfast Club” (“Culture Award”); and media personality Melyssa Ford (“Resilience Award”). Additional honorees acknowledged during the program were Tiffany Haddish (“Spirit Award”), who accepted her award via video; Cardi B. (“Fearlessness Award”); Floyd Mayweather (“Pioneer Award”); Nick Cannon (“Perseverance Award”); Karen Clark Sheard (“Innovation Award”) and the late Nipsey Hussle (“Legacy Award”).

The ceremony featured performances by Amber Riley, Avery Wilson, June’s Diary and Jason McGee and The Choir. Guests arrived to a beautiful, blush-colored scene complete with a pink carpet and a soft, flower-filled dining room designed by Wife of the Party. Music was provided by DJ B-Hen.

Laura Govan

Aloni Arenas (son)
Hamiley Arenas (daughter)
Alijah Arenas (son)
Izela Arenas (daughter)
Bachelor’s in International Business
Master’s in Sports Psychology
Reality Star
September 21, 1979
Oakland, CA
New Mexico State University
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Laura Govan (born on September 21, 1979) is a reality TV star. She is the ex-fiancée of former NBA all-star Gilbert Arenas.
She appeared on Seasons 1 and 2 of the VH1 reality series Basketball Wives: LA.
Early Life & Education
She was hit by a drunk driver when she was just seven years old. She remained in a coma for three months. Upon awaking, had to relearn everything from walking to talking.
She was a basketball player in high school, averaging 30 points per game. Her athleticism earned her a full-ride scholarship to New Mexico State University, where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in International Business and a Master’s degree in Sports Psychology.
Personal Life
She and Gilbert had four kids together named Aloni, Hamiley, Alijah and Izela. She was born in Oakland, California and has sisters named Gloria and Lonnie.
On June 6, 2016 Gilbert Arenas apologized for his negative comments regarding their four children and alleges that Laura set him up. [1] Her sister Gloria Govan previously dated Matt Barnes. [2]

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