- Latest Update: January 31, 2021 3:44 pm
|Birthday||15 January 1971 (Friday)|
|Birth Place||Los Angeles , California|
|Age (in 2021)||50 years 2 months 30 days Old|
|Height||in centimeters- 161 cm
in meters- 1.61 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 3" ins
|Weight||in Kilograms- 55 kg
in Pounds- 121.25 lbs
Regina Rene King (born January 15, 1971) is an American actress and director. She is the recipient of many awards, including the Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, and four performing Primetime Emmy Awards, the most for an African American actor. Time magazine called her among the 100 most influential individuals on earth in 20-19.
|Other Name:||Regina Rene King|
Regina King Biography, Relationship & Career
King was born in Los Angeles and grew up in View Park-Windsor Hills. She is the eldest daughter of Gloria (Cain), a special education teacher, also Thomas King, an electrician. King’s parents divorced in 1979. King’s younger sister is former celebrity Reina King, who seemed on What Is Happening Now!! King attended Westchester Senior High School; graduating in 1988 and afterward attended the University of Southern California.
King began her acting career in 1985 playing with the use of Brenda Jenkins in the tv show 227plays a role she played until the show ended in 1990. She went on to appear from the John Singleton movies Boyz n the Hood, Poetic Justice along with Higher Learning. Back in 1995, she had been included in the hit comedy film Friday. King gained fame starring at the 1996 blockbuster romantic comedy film Jerry Maguire as Marcee Tidwell. She had a role in Enemy of the State and was also showcased in How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Mighty Joe Young, Right down to Earth, Daddy Day Care, Legally Blond 2: Red, White & Blonde, A Cinderella Story, Ray along with Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous.
Beginning in the mid-2000s, she had ongoing roles on various television series, for example, acclaimed work as the voice of Huey and Riley Freeman to its animated series The Boondocks and Detective Lydia Adams to the TNT police drama Southland. She also appeared in roles around 24, The Big Bang Theory, also Shameless. Back in 2007, she played with Lisa Moore at This Christmas. She had been a cast member of ABC’s John Ridley-penned ensemble drama American Crime and played with a devout person in the Country of Islam and sister to a drug addict accused of murder.
Back in September 2015 and September 2016, King won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited Series or a Picture for American Crime. Back in 2018, she played the role of the caretaker of a murdered black teenager in Netflix’s original series Seven Minutes, winning her third prime time Emmy celebrity. Her operation at the 2018 film If Beale Street Could Talk, led by Barry Jenkins, gained critical acclaim and earned her the Golden Globe Award and Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.
In July 2019, it was announced King would lead one-night in Miami based on the play of the same name. Principal photography began in January 2020. The film had its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on September 7, 20 20, the very first film directed by an African female woman to be selected in the festival’s history.
She had been born into Thomas King along with Gloria King. She has a younger sister called Reina Young. She had been married to recording artist and distributor, Ian Alexander Sr. The couple together have a boy called Alexander Jr. From 2008 to 2013, she was in a romantic relationship with actor Malcolm-Jamal Warner.
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Personal Info of Regina King
|Home Town||Cincinnati, Ohio|
|Address||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|School||Westchester High School, Los Angeles|
|College||University of Southern California, Los Angeles|
|Net worth||$12 Million (As of 2020).|
Favourite things of Regina King
|Favorite food||Sweets and fried food|