Regina King
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Biographical Information
Date of Birth: January 15, 1971
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA

Regina King (born January 15, 1971) is an American film and television actress.

Brief BackgroundEdit

Regina King was born in Los Angeles, California, to Gloria, a special education teacher, and Thomas King, an electrician.

Career BackgroundEdit

She played Brenda Jenkins on the NBC sitcom 227 and had a supporting role in the feature film Jerry Maguire. King in her later career became widely known for her leading roles in two Peabody award winning television shows The Boondocks where she provided the voices Huey and Riley Freeman and Southland where she portrayed Detective Lydia Adams. The latter role earned her two nominations for the Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2012 and 2013.

She is also known for her recurring role Janine Davis on The Big Bang Theory and starring in the films Ray, Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous, Poetic Justice, Friday, A Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Enemy of the State, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde, and A Cinderella Story.

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