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Net Worthten million dollars
FactEx-sister-in-law of Ian Alexander Sr.

Reina King is an American actress. She is best known for her role as Regina King’s sister, Ray, on the NBC sitcom “227”, and as the lead in the film “Friday”.

King was born in Los Angeles, California, on January 15, 1971, the daughter of Gloria, a special education teacher, and Thomas King, an electrician. She has two sisters, Regina and Rhonda. King was educated at the University of Southern California, where she majored in theatre arts.

King’s career began in the early 1990s, with roles in the films “Dangerous Ground” and “Poetic Justice”. She also appeared in the television series “Martin” and “Living Single”. In 1995, she was cast as Ray Barnett in the NBC sitcom “227”. The show ran for five seasons, and King won an NAACP Image Award for her performance.

In 2000, King starred in the film “Friday”, opposite Ice Cube. The film was a critical and commercial success, and King’s performance was praised by critics.

In recent years, King has appeared in the films “Ray” (2004), “This Christmas” (2007), and “The Rebound” (2009). She has also guest-starred on the television series “The Game” and “CSI: Miami”.

King has been married to actor Ian Alexander Sr. since 2006. The couple has two sons together.

King is 5 feet 4 inches tall and has black hair and brown eyes.

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Full NameReina King
Net Worthten million dollars


ParentsGloria King, Thomas King
SiblingsRegina King


MoviesTo Sleep with Anger, Scrooged
TV ShowsWhat's Happening Now!!

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1She and her sister Regina King have essentially the same name: Reina and Regina both mean Queen, in Spanish and Latin, respectively. Essentially, they are both named Queen King.
2Ex-sister-in-law of Ian Alexander Sr.
3Sister of actress Regina King



A Hollow Place1998ShortCorliss' Mother
To Sleep with Anger1990Rhonda
Scrooged1988Lanell Cooley
2271988TV SeriesGirl#2
Maid to Order1987Tiffany James
What's Happening Now!1985-1986TV SeriesCarolyn

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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