Janet Jackson is an American singer and actress born in 1966 in Gary, Indiana. She is the sister of late singer Michael Jackson. Jackson rose to prominence on the television shows Fame and Good Times. Albums she has released during her career include Control, Rhythm Nation 1814, janet., The Velvet Rope, All for You, and Damita Jo. Jackson has also appeared in movies such as Poetic Justice, the Why Did I Get Married movie series, The Nutty Professor II: The Klumps, and For Colored Girls. Accolades she has attained in her career include multiple Soul Train Music Awards, MTV Video Awards, Billboard Music Awards, American Music Awards, and Grammy Awards. Jackson is married to Wissam Al Mana.