b. 1971, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Regina King is an Academy Award and Emmy-winning actress and director who has been working in the film and TV industry for more than 30 years. She directs both TV movies and episodic TV series, including Southland, Being Mary Jane, Scandal, This Is Us, and Shameless. Her directorial debut, Let The Church Say Amen, stars Naturi Naughton as a preacher’s daughter who is struggling to pull her life together. The cast also includes Steve Harris and Lela Rochon.