African American Actresses Listal

Regina Hall  October 25, 2012 – 11:47 am
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Regina Hall was born December 12, 1970 in Washington, D.C., to a contractor and a teacher. She is of Native American and African American descent. In college she earned a degree in journalism from N.Y.U. before starting a film career. In 1997, she began appearing in commercials at age 26, and then made the giant leap into movies. Her fame came with her role in the comedy-horror spoof Scary Movie, Regina Hall has frequented the big screen in roles that far from betrayed her age.

Her recurring role in Scary Movie and the sequel Scary Movie 2 exhibited the 30-year-old's ability to maintain her youthful appearance, as she portrayed the high-school-aged Brenda Meeks. However, her first film role was in the 1999 film The Best Man. The following year, she made many other film appearances, including her starring role in Scary Movie in 2000. She first had a role in the movie Love and Basketball which also starred close friend Sanaa Lathan. In 2001, Hall's list of credits grew to include her first television role, as Corretta Lipp on the prime-time drama Ally McBeal, which was a recurring role for several episodes. Furthermore, in 2001 Scary Movie 2 was released, in addition to the Mandel Holland comedy The Other Brother, featuring Hall as Vicki. One year later, she starred in the action-drama Paid in Full, directed by Charles Stone III. She would later on start in other films such as;Malibu's Most Wanted, Scary Movie 3, The Honeymooners, and First Sunday.

Trivia:

Earned a master's degree in journalism from NYU in 1997.

Is from the same Metro Area as Martin Lawrence, Alan Heitz, Dave Chappelle, Mya, Sandra Bullock and Dwayne Winstead.

She played Coretta Lipp in the drama "Ally McBeal" and in Scary Movie 2, her character made fun of Calista Flockhart.

Is currently living with Sanaa Lathan due to repairs being made to her home [2006].

Played in 3 movies with actress Sanaa Lathan : Love and Basketball, 'Disappearing Acts', and The Best Man.

She has Native American ancestry.

Source: www.listal.com


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