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Her earliest role was in the Disney television movie, The B. Jada Pinkett Smith was originally supposed to play Lisa, but was too short for the role (opposite a 6'2" Will Smith), thus leaving Nia to take the part.In 2000, Long was offered the role of Alex Munday in Charlie's Angels, but she turned it down, and the role was eventually given to Lucy Liu.She and her fiancé called off the wedding, but Talita chose to stay in Los Angeles. She graduated from Westchester High School in Los Angeles in 1989. Patrol alongside Sean Astin, Tim Thomerson and Brian Keith. The film excited Long, who was doing her "first real movie role". "It introduced me to the world in a way that it was okay for me to be who I am and still find success," she added.
Her mother moved to South Los Angeles when Long was seven years old, as she planned to marry there. In addition to her academic classes, she studied ballet, tap, jazz, gymnastics, guitar, and acting.
Long played a leading role, or a member of the primary ensemble, in several films, including Soul Food, Love Jones, Boiler Room, Big Momma's House, Are We There Yet? Ice Cube has starred with her in four films, while (fellow Westchester High alum) Regina King has starred with her in two.
Long starred alongside Michael Beach in Soul Food and in the TV series Third Watch.
Long also starred in Big Shots from 2007–2008 alongside Michael Vartan and Dylan Mc Dermott.
In 2016, Long was cast in a recurring role for the TV series Empire.