Regina King

Regina King

American actress and director (born 1971)
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Regina Rene King (born January 15, 1971) is an American actress and director. She has received various accolades, including an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and four Primetime Emmy Awards. In 2019, Time magazine named her one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

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Regina King was born on Friday, 15 January 1971 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Her full name at birth was Regina Rene King. She is best known as an actress. King's country of citizenship (nationality) is American. Regina attended high school at Westchester High School (1988). For university, she studied at University of Southern California (dropped out). She is 5' 3" (160 cm) tall and weighs 121 lbs (55 kg) with a slim build. She has hazel eyes and black hair (color). Her net worth is reported to be $12,000,000 US dollars. Regina King is 53 years old and her zodiac star sign is Capricorn.

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Full name at birth
Regina Rene King
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Claim to fame
her roles as Brenda Jenkins in the sitcom 227, Shalika in the 1991 coming-of-age hood crime drama film Boyz n the Hood, Iesha in the 1993 romantic drama film Poetic Justice, Dana Jones in the 1995 buddy comedy film Friday, Monet in the 1995 Satire drama film Higher Learning, Mia Williams in the 1996 romantic farce comedy-drama film A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Marcee Tidwell in the 1996 romantic comedy-drama sports film Jerry Maguire, Carla Dean in the 1998 political action thriller film Enemy of the State, Sontee Jenkins in the 2001 fantasy comedy film Down to Earth, Cynthia in the NBC single-camera sitcom Leap of Faith, Margie Hendrix in the 2004 biographical musical drama film Ray, Huey and Riley Freeman (voice) in the Adult Swim adult animated sitcom The Boondocks, Layla in the 2007 comedy film Year of the Dog, Sandra Palmer in the Fox action drama series 24, Detective Lydia Adams in the NBC/TNT crime drama series Southland, Janine Davis in the CBS sitcom The Big Bang Theory, Aliyah Shadeed, Terri LaCroix and Kimara Walters in the ABC anthology crime drama series American Crime, Erika Murphy in the HBO supernatural drama series The Leftovers, Latrice Butler in the Netflix original crime drama web miniseries Seven Seconds, Sharon Rivers in the 2018 romantic drama film If Beale Street Could Talk, and Angela Abar/Sister Night in the HBO superhero drama limited series Watchmen
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Date of birth
15 January 1971
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Place of birth
Los Angeles, California, USA
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Actress, Director, Voiceover Artist, Producer
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PERSONAL DETAILS

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5' 3" (160 cm)
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Weight
121 lbs (55 kg)
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9
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Residence
  • Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
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Net worth
$12,000,000 USD
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High school
Westchester High School (1988)
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University
University of Southern California (dropped out)
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Talent agency
  • John Carrabino Management
  • Cmm, Llp
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  • In January 2022, it was revealed that Regina’s son, Alexander had died by suicide.
  • In October 2021, Regina had her handprints and footprints cemented at Hollywood’s TCL Chinese Theater.
  • In June 2021, Regina was honored at the Bring On The Light: The 2021 Moth Ball.
  • Regina King was People magazine’s one of the 2020 People of the Year. The other 3 celebs who were honored with the same title were Selena Gomez, George Clooney, and Dr. Anthony Fauci.
  • Regina made her directorial debut with the movie One Night in Miami (2020) available on Amazon Prime Video.

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