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Regina King Teams Up Wells Fargo To Advance Financial Literacy In Black Communities

When she was a little girl, actress Regina King got some advice from her mom on handling money. She was told to be cautious with how much she spent versus how much she saved. The mother and daughter also discussed credit cards and loans, King reflected on the wisdom she gained. The Oscar-winning actress is now using […]

Regina King to receive a Hollywood Star on the Walk of Fame

June 18, 2021   No Comment   News & Announcements

The Hollywood Walk of Fame yesterday unveiled the list of upcoming celebrities to receive a Hollywood Star. Among them is our wonderful Regina King and it couldn’t be more deserved! HOLLYWOOD, CA. June 17, 2021 —A new group of entertainment professionals in the categories of Motion Pictures, Television, Live Theatre/Live Performance, Radio, Recording and the […]

Regina King To Direct ‘Bitter Root’ Adaptation Of Image Comics Series For Legendary

May 12, 2021   No Comment   News & Announcements

Legendary has closed a deal for Regina King to direct and produce the feature adaptation of Bitter Root, the acclaimed Image Comics series created by David F. Walker & Sanford Greene and indie veteran Chuck Brown. King will also produce with Reina King via their Royal Ties banner, alongside Ryan Coogler, Zinzi Coogler and Sev Ohanian of Proximity Media. Walker, […]

Regina King to Produce and Star as Shirley Chisholm in Biopic Directed by John Ridley

February 17, 2021   No Comment   News & Announcements

Oscar-, Golden Globe- and four-time Emmy-winner Regina King is set to star in and produce “Shirley,” the feature film biopic about Shirley Chisholm, America’s first Black congresswoman. The film, produced by Participant, will be written and directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker John Ridley, with production expected to begin later this year. The story tracks Chisholm’s 1972 presidential campaign, a groundbreaking […]

2021 Golden Globes Nominations: Best Director

February 3, 2021   No Comment   News & Announcements

Regina King snags a nomination for the 2021 Golden Globes as Best Director – Motion Picture for “One Night in Miami” Emerald Fennell (“Promising Young Woman”) David Fincher, “Mank” (Netflix) Regina King, “One Night in Miami” (Amazon Studios) Aaron Sorkin, “The Trial of the Chicago 7” (Netflix) Chloé Zhao, “Nomadland” (Searchlight Pictures) The 78th Golden […]

Regina King to Host SNL

January 22, 2021   No Comment   News & Announcements

Saturday Night Live just announced its first three hosts and musical guests of 2021. The show will return to NBC on January 30 featuring first-time host John Krasinski, who will be joined by first-time musical guest Machine Gun Kelly. Krasinski was previously scheduled to host the show in March 2020, but his episode was ultimately canceled when SNL suspended production due […]

Regina King Tapped as Brand Ambassador for Cadillac’s “Never Stop Arriving” Campaign

The Oscar and Emmy Award-winning actress turned filmmaker has extended her partnership with luxury automaker Cadillac for its latest campaign, shot by Dee Rees. Regina King made her way to the Oscar stage in 2019, accepting a best-supporting actress trophy for her work in If Beale Street Could Talk. Earlier this year, she returned to the […]