Regina Hall (Jordan Sanders/Executive Producer) began her acting career in the late 1990s while simultaneously earning a master's degree from New York University. With numerous film and television credits to her name, Hall has emerged as one of Hollywood's most sought-after actresses. Hall recently broke records when she was named the first African-American woman to win the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress for her role in Support the Girls.
Hall's most recent project is the Showtime series Black Monday opposite Don Cheadle. Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg will direct and executive produce the series with creators David Caspe and Jordan Cahan serving as executive producers and showrunners. Hall serves as producer of the show that takes place in the late 1980s before the stock market crash. The series premiered in January 2019.
Up next, Hall will be seen in the Warner Bros. film Shaft opposite Samuel L. Jackson, Jessie T. Usher and Alexandra Shipp. The film is set to release June 2019.
Last year, Hall starred in the independent film Support the Girls for Magnolia Pictures. Written and directed by Andrew Bujalski, the film received rave reviews. For her leading role, Hall was nominated in the Best Actress category by The Gotham Independent Film Awards and Best Female Lead category by the Independent Spirit Awards.
Hall was also seen staring in the Fox 2000 film, The Hate U Give with Amandla Stenberg, Russel Hornsby, Issa Rae and KJ Apa. This timely drama follows a teenage girl who witnesses a white police officer shooting her best friend and is based on the novel by Angela Thomas. The film premiered at the prestigious Toronto Film Festival and has been praised by critics and fans alike.
In July 2017, she was seen on the big screen in Girls Trip alongside Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah and Tiffany Haddish. Directed by Malcom D. Lee, the film was released by Universal and went on to make over $140 million worldwide and was one of the biggest and most talked about films in summer 2017.
Past films include When the Bough Breaks with Morris Chestnut; Barbershop: The Next Cut with Ice Cube, Common and Nicki Minaj; the comedy The Best Man Holiday, the sequel to the hilarious The Best Man; Think Like a Man Too, a sequel to Screen Gems' Think Like a Man; About Last Night, opposite Kevin Hart; Law Abiding Citizen; and Scary Movie as well as its three sequels. Hall also had supporting roles in Love and Basketball and Disappearing Acts.
On television, Hall appeared in guest roles on FOX's Grandfathered, HBO's Insecure and ABC's Black-ish. In January 2015, she starred in the Lifetime film With This Ring. Other past television roles include a guest starring role on the FX series Married, as well as the role of Deputy D.A. Evelyn Price on Law & Order: LA and Corretta Lipp on Ally McBeal.
A native of Washington, D.C., Hall currently resides in Los Angeles.