Regina King: More Drama In Store, This Time With LAPD
by Karu F. Daniels, Black Voices
Regina King is going through some more drama.
Well, that’s with her next big TV gig.
The Los Angeles native will make a return to the small screen in, ‘LAPD,’ NBC’s pilot for an ensemble drama following a group of police officers in Los Angeles.
The actress, who made her television acting debut in the 1980s sitcom ‘227‘ and was most recently seen in Fox’s ‘24,’ will play a smart, sympathetic Hollywood division detective named Lydia, according to ‘The Hollywood Reporter.’The ‘How Stella Got Her Groove‘ star also voiced two main characters on The Cartoon Network animated series, ‘The Boondocks.’
King, who delighted moviegoers in last winter’s holiday hit, ‘This Christmas,’ will next star in the Lifetime movie, ‘Living Proof,’ a drama about breast cancer set to premiere in October.