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Regina King

Regina King was born on January 15, 1971 in Los Angeles, California. She is best known for her role as Mary Jenkins's (played by Marla Gibbs) studious daughter, Brenda Jenkins, on the popular 1980s sitcom, 227 and for her critically-acclaimed supporting role in the feature film Jerry Maguire. King began her acting career in 1985 in the role on the television series 227, a role she played until 1990. She went on to appear in the John Singleton films Boyz n the Hood (1991), Poetic Justice (1993) and Higher Learning (1995).  Also in 1995, she was featured in the hit comedy Friday. In 1996, she gained fame starring in the blockbuster romantic comedy Jerry Maguire, with Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding, Jr. This film brought King mainstream recognition in her role as Marcee Tidwell, the wife of Cuba Gooding Jr.’s character. Soon thereafter she played Will Smith's wife in the spy thriller Enemy of the State (1998), and was also featured in How Stella Got Her Groove Back (1998) and Disney's remake Mighty Joe Young (1998). She continued playing feature roles in a variety of films, including Down to Earth (2001), with Chris Rock, Daddy Day Care (2003) with Eddie Murphy, Legally Blonde 2: Red, White & Blonde (2003) with Reese Witherspoon and Sally Field, and A Cinderella Story (2004), with Hilary Duff. In 2004, King played Margie Hendricks, a singer in Ray Charles’ backup group The Raelettes and one of the musical legend’s mistresses, in Ray, and in 2005, she co-starred in Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous as Sandra Bullock's tough FBI agent partner. Additionally, she is the star of the Adult Swim show The Boondocks, providing the voices for the characters Huey and Riley Freeman, as well as the feature film The Ant Bully (2006). Most recently, she appeared in season 6 of the hit show 24 and the film This Christmas (2007). She also she appeared in the TV film Living Proof (2008). Her latest film is 2010’s Our family Wedding where she stars alongside Forest Whitaker. Aside from portraying Detective Lydian Adams on the TNT police drama Southland, she is currently working on various film projects.


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Родился:
Jan 15, 1971 в Los Angeles, California, USA
Кино / ТВ Кредиты:
44
Впервые появился:
на series 227 1985-09-14
Последний проект:
Series High Bar 2016
Известный в фильмах
Poster of Самолёты: Огонь и вода
Poster of Теория большого взрыва
Poster of Блондинка в законе 2: Красное, белое и блондинка
Poster of 24 часа
Фильмография
Series High Bar 2016
Series Преступление по-американски Terri LaCroix 2015-03-05
Кино История Габриэль Дуглас Natalie Hawkins 2014-02-01
Кино Самолёты: Огонь и вода Dynamite (voice) 2014-07-17
Series Оставленные Erika Murphy 2014-06-29
Кино Inside the Box Stephanie Miles 2013-09-30
Кино Семейная свадьба Angela 2010-03-12
Series Саутленд Detective Lydia Adams 2009-04-09
Series The Wendy Williams Show Unknown 2008-07-14
Кино Living Proof Ellie Jackson 2008-10-18
Кино Год собаки Layla 2007-04-13
Кино Рождество Lisa Whitfield Moore 2007-11-27
Series Теория большого взрыва Mrs. Davis 2007-09-24
Кино Гроза муравьев Kreela 2006-07-27
Series Weekends at the D.L. Unknown 2005-07-29
Кино Мисс Конгениальность 2: Прекрасна и опасна Sam Fuller 2005-03-11
Series Гетто Riley Freeman (voice) 2005-11-06
Кино История Золушки Rhonda 2004-07-10
Кино Genius. A Night for Ray Charles Herself 2004-10-07
Кино Рэй Margie Hendricks 2004-10-29
Кино Дежурный папа Kim Hinton 2003-05-03
Series Джимми Киммел в прямом эфире Unknown 2003-01-26
Кино Блондинка в законе 2: Красное, белое и блондинка Grace Rossiter 2003-07-02
Series Шоу Эллен ДеДженерес Unknown 2003-09-08
Series Leap of Faith Cynthia 2002-02-28
Series Good Day Live Unknown 2001-09-17
Кино Обратно на Землю Sontee Jenkins 2001-02-16
Series 24 часа Sandra Palmer 2001-11-06
Кино Если бы эти стены могли говорить 2 Allie 2000-03-05
Кино Where the Truth Lies Lillian Rose-Martin 1999-09-13
Кино How Stella Got Her Groove Back Vanessa 1998-08-14
Кино Враг государства Carla Dean 1998-11-20
Кино Могучий Джо Янг Cecily Banks 1998-12-25
Series Взгляд Unknown 1997-08-11
Кино Джерри Магуайер Marcee Tidwell 1996-12-06
Кино A Thin Line Between Love and Hate Mia 1996-04-04
Кино Высшее образование Monet 1995-01-11
Кино Пятница Dana Jones 1995-04-26
Series Полицейские под прикрытием Unknown 1994-09-08
Кино Поэтичная Джастис Iesha 1993-07-23
Series Living Single Unknown 1993-08-22
Кино Ребята с улицы Shalika 1991-07-12
Series Северная сторона Unknown 1990-07-12
Series 227 Brenda Jenkins 1985-09-14