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

February 17, 2021   No Comment   News & Articles

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 & Articles

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 & Articles

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: ‘Now That I’m in My 40s, People in Power Are Recognizing’ My Talent

September 17, 2020   No Comment   News & Articles, Photoshoots

The Oscar-winning actress just directed her first feature film One Night in Miami She’s won three Emmys and an Oscar but actress Regina King, 49, says it feels like people in Hollywood are only now really starting to take notice. King, who won an Oscar last year for her performance in If Beale Street Could Talk and is receiving rave […]


Regina King Makes History as First Black Woman Director at Venice Film Festival

September 14, 2020   No Comment   News & Articles

Academy Award-winning actress Regina King just made history at the 77th annual Venice Film Festival in Los Angeles by becoming the first Black female director to have a film screened at the conference, according to Variety. King is the director of One Night in Miami, her directorial debut. “Unfortunately, across the world, that’s how things seem to work. One woman […]


Regina King: ‘One Night in Miami’ Response Can ‘Open or Close Doors’ for Black Female Directors

September 14, 2020   No Comment   News & Articles

Regina King has said the response to her feature directorial debut can either “open doors or close doors for more Black female directors,” throwing into sharp relief the double standards in place for creators of color. “Unfortunately, across the world, that’s how things seem to work. One woman gets a shot and if she does not […]


Zazie Beetz, Lakeith Stanfield, Oscar Winner Regina King, More Join Idris Elba & Jonathan Majors In ‘The Harder They Fall’ Western At Netflix

September 14, 2020   No Comment   News & Articles

Zazie Beetz (Joker, Atlanta), Lakeith Stanfield (Knives Out, Sorry to Bother You), Delroy Lindo (Da 5 Bloods, The Good Fight) as well as Oscar and Emmy award-winning actress Regina King (If Beale Street Could Talk, Watchmen) have signed on for The Harder They Fall, the all-Black western feature set at Netflix. Danielle Deadwyler (Watchmen, Atlanta), Edi Gathegi (X-Men: First Class, StartUp), and RJ Cyler (White Boy Rick, Power Rangers) […]