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 in Her Element

September 9, 2021   No Comment   Articles, Interviews, Magazines, Photoshoots

I was a child the first time I saw Regina King onscreen, and she was a child too: The first thing I noticed about her character, Brenda Jenkins in 227, was that she looked like me. She wore her hair the way I did: large bangs falling across her forehead, top pulled back in a ponytail, hanging on […]


Regina King on Chadwick Boseman, Schiaparelli’s Daniel Roseberry

August 23, 2021   No Comment   Articles, Photoshoots

Regina King has nerves of steel. When just 24 hours before the Oscars director Steven Soderbergh told her she would not only open the show, but do so by having the camera follow her from the entrance into the auditorium with a walk “as long as a country mile,” she took it in stride. And […]


Regina King Is Ready to Seize Her Moment: “You Give Us a Little Window, We’re Going to Kick It All the Way Open”

February 17, 2021   No Comment   Articles, Interviews, Photoshoots

In a frank discussion with fellow filmmaker Gina Prince-Bythewood, the ‘One Night in Miami’ director — who has been thrust into the awards conversation a year after claiming her best supporting actress Oscar — opens up about ambition, success and how best to use her megaphone. There was no pre-Zoom huddle about wardrobe, yet fellow […]


Regina King and Melina Matsoukas: Directors on Directors

February 7, 2021   No Comment   Interviews, Videos

“One Night in Miami” director Regina King carries a jump rope to set, keeping it in her backpack until those particularly tense moments when everything goes haywire behind the scenes — like when an actor needs a pep talk, the crew has a tech issue or the weather shuts down production. In these instances, the filmmaker breaks […]


The Rise of Regina King

December 2, 2020   No Comment   Articles, Interviews, Magazines, Videos

For three decades, Academy Award–winning actor Regina King has captivated audiences on screen. Now, with her feature directorial debut, ‘One Night in Miami,’ she takes on a defining new role. One day this past spring, Regina King began carving out a roughly 5-by-20-foot plot of soil behind her home in Los Angeles to plant some […]


With One Night in Miami, Regina King emerges as a filmmaking force

October 20, 2020   No Comment   Articles, Interviews

She won an Oscar just last year. Now she’s back in the hunt for her triumphant film debut behind the camera. About 20 years into her acting career, one that started as a child actor on the ‘80s sitcom 227, Regina King realized she wanted more. Over the years, from supporting turns in films like Jerry Maguire and Ray to regular roles […]