Mo’Nique settles lawsuit

The Precious star’s landlord launched a legal battle against the actress and her husband Sidney Hicks last year (11) over allegations they walked out on their lease agreement and still owed $370,000 (GBP231,250) in unpaid rent on their Georgia home.

The 44 year old fired back with a suit of her own, asking a judge to release the couple from its $22,000 (GBP13,750)-a-month tenancy agreement over claims the house smelled like dog urine and faeces.

Both parties came to an undisclosed agreement last week (begs27Aug12) and dropped the two suits, according to