Regina King Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 30 Jul, 2018
Facts of Regina King
Date of Birth: 1971 , January-15
Age: 47 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
Name Regina King
Father Thomas King
Mother Gloria King
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Los Angeles, California
Ethnicity Black
Profession Film actress
Net Worth $10 million
Eye Color Dark-Brown
Hair Color Black
Body Measurements N/A
Weight in KG 55 kg
Married Yes
Married to Ian Alexander Sr. (m. 1997)
Children Ian Alexander, Jr.
Divorce Ian Alexander Sr. (m. 2007)
Education University of Southern California
Awards Primetime Emmy Award
Movies Planes: Fire & Rescue
TV Show American Crime
Siblings Reina King
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American actress, Regina Rene King is best known for her role as Dana in the film Friday (1995).  Her works in American crime drama Southland earned her two Critics' Choice Award nominations for Best Supporting Actress in a Drama Series in 2012 and 2013.

She has earned many awards in her career. Her major awards include BET Awards, NAACP Image Awards, Satellite Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, and Critics' Choice Awards.

She has been married to Ian Alexander from 1997-2007. They have a son named Ian Alexander Jr., born on January 21, 1996. She dated actor Malcom Jamal Warner from 2011-2013. 

Early Life And Education Of Regina King

Regina King was born on January 15, 1971. Regina was born in Los Angeles, California of the United States who is currently 44 years old in her age. Regina is popular in the film industry from the past 1985 till the current time as an actress as well as a director who is popular with her performance in NBC sitcom 227 with her character as Brenda Jenkins.

Regina spent her early childhood in View Park –Windsor Hills and her mother name is Gloria who was professionally working as an education teacher and her father was an electrician named Thomas King. She was the eldest daughter of Gloria and Thomas.

Regina King's Career

From the year 1985, she started pursuing her career upon the entertainment industry and her role within 227 as Brenda Jenkins was ended during the year 1990. From the very time, Regina was popular with her success and achievement that she gained from it.

She also got appeared within Boyz n the Hood which was a John Singleton film along with this Higher Learning after it. She also played within Enemy of the State where her character was being as a wife of Will Smith’s. It was also featured within How Stella Got Her Groove Back and simultaneously her success was in increasing order from the very time.

Regina King's Net Worth And Salary

Regina King's net worth is $12 million at present. She earns a huge amount of salary from her career. She credits all the list of her success to her hard work and sincerity.

Regina King's Personal Life

Regina is 5 feet 3 inch tall in her height and her weight is around 121 lbs. Regina is also known by her nickname dictated as Gina. She is mentioned as Gina being as a short form of Regina. The full birth name of Regina is Regina Rene King. Her life according to her is a beautiful story of herself that she made by writing herself.

Regina is also famed by her sister’s name as Reina King and she was highly inspired by the progress of Reina. Regina is additionally the owner of her restaurant that she established within Los Angeles whose name is Paulo.

During the wedding time of Vivica A. Fox who is also an actress professionally, she was a bridesmaid in the very time. The married life of Regina in which she got engaged after the long duration of the affair did not last for a long period of time.

As she got married with her boyfriend making as a spouse whose name is Ian Alexander Sr. during 23 April 1997 did not succeed after getting birth of a child and later resulted for a divorce during the year 2007. The recent bio is neither updated about her current affair with any of the girls nor mostly focused on her career.