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Regina King Joins 'American Crime' Cast, Returns to 'Big Bang Theory' + Will Direct Episode of 'Scandal'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 23, 2014 11:22 AM
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The busy actress/director adds to some TV projects to her slate.

Interview: Naturi Naughton Talks 'Power', Starring in Regina King's Directorial Debut, Desires to Play Patti LaBelle, and More

  • By Jai Tiggett
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  • April 22, 2014 1:06 PM
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In the upcoming Starz drama Power, Naturi Naughton co-stars as the wife of Ghost (Omari Hardwick), a New York nightclub owner living a double life as a drug kingpin. Created by 50 Cent, the series is set to premiere this summer.

Trailer For 'The Gabby Douglas Story' Arrives (Regina King, S. Epatha Merkerson, Imani Hakim)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 30, 2014 5:31 PM
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Trailer For 'The Gabby Douglas Story' Arrives (Regina King, S. Epatha Merkerson, Imani Hakim)

Regina King Is Heading To FX For Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • December 6, 2013 12:34 PM
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Regina King Is Heading To FX For Guillermo del Toro's 'The Strain'

Lifetime Greenlights Gabby Douglas Biopic. Regina King, S. Epatha Merkerson Attached

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • September 16, 2013 1:48 PM
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Lifetime (maybe the only TV network to greenlight more original movies in the last 3 years about black people, than any other TV network - even the black TV networks) has greenlit a biopic on the life of two-time Olympic gold medalist Gabby Douglas, tentatively titled The Gabby Douglas Story.

With 'Southland' Canceled, Regina King Heads Back To 'Big Bang Theory'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • July 29, 2013 12:54 PM
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With Southland now canceled, Regina King has signed up to return to CBS's comedy hit, The Big Bang Theory, playing the director of employee relations at the university where star Jim Parsons' character works.

Other Canceled TV Shows Oprah Winfrey's OWN Can *Save* (My Recommendations + Yours)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • June 27, 2013 1:40 PM
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On the heels of yesterday's somewhat surprising news that Oprah Winfrey's OWN network would *save* the once-dead popular TV soap opera series, All My Children and One Life To Live (in an exclusive 40-episode/10-week limited engagement this summer) after previously being adamant about not being interested in them, saying that they weren't an option for the OWN Network, I thought we'd have some fun and open up the floor for your suggestions on what canceled shows you would love for OWN to *save* as well.

With 'Southland' On The Bubble, Regina King Books Role On ABC Pilot 'Divorce: A Love Story'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • March 27, 2013 9:16 PM
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More pilot casting news...

While We Wait For 'Southland' To Return, Regina King Will Head To 'The Big Bang Theory'

  • By Courtney
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  • November 29, 2012 1:28 PM
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While we anxiously wait for the new season of TNT's critically-acclaimed cop drama, Southland, to premiere next February, one of that show's stars, Regina King, will guest-star in an episode of CBS's comedy hit, The Big Bang Theory, playing the director of employee relations at the university where Jim Parsons' character works, who will "have the unique pleasure of questioning Sheldon after the theoretical physicist lands in hot water following an uncomfortable conversation with his sexy assistant, Alex (Margo Harshman)," says THR.

Updates On Regina King's Adaptation Of Reshonda Tate Billingsley's 'Let The Church Say Amen'

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • August 24, 2012 9:55 AM
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We announced this about a month-and-a-half ago; but, for some reason, the major industry media outlets are only now *officially* reporting it. Our source was the author herself.