Regina King is officially the hardest working woman in Hollywood. Get the deets on her three gigs inside and find out when The Best Man Wedding will hit the silver screen next year.
Regina King is grinding away in Hollywood. The Oscar-nominated actress has three high-profile gigs lined up that are going to make a her a force to reckon with in Tinsel Town. First, she'll return to CBS' "The Big Bang Theory" to reprise her role as the university's director of human resources. "BBT" is one of the most watched comedies in America and is syndicated internationally. It's a HUGE look for Regina.
Next, she's been tapped to direct Kerry Washington and the rest of the Gladiators for the 16th episode of "Scandal."
And in perhaps her biggest feat, she's signed on for the ABC drama "American Crime." According to THR, "American Crime" will star , Timothy Hutton and Felicity Huffman and explore the personal lives of the players involved in a racially charged trial. Regina will appear in 7-episodes as "the devoutly religious sister of Carter who comes to Modesto in order to help her brother navigate a judicial system that she believes is stacked against him."
After her 7-spisode run, Regina has an option for two additional installments.
Watch the trailer here:
If you were one of the millions who fell in love with Best Man Holiday last winter, we've got good news about the third installment. For starters, Malcolm D. Lee is hack t the helm as writer/director of the film with will be called "The Best Man Wedding." And for the big news....we can expect to walks "someone" walk down the aisle on April 15, 2016.
We've very excited to see Morris Chestnut, Taye Diggs, Regina Hall, Terrence Howard, Sanaa Lathan, Nia Long, Harold Perrineau, and Melissa De Sousa back together!
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