Regina King has signed a first-look deal with Netflix.
According to reports, Royal Ties, (her production company), will produce both series and films for the platform, while her sister, Reina King, will serve as head of production.
“I am beyond thrilled to join the Netflix family,” Regina King said in a statement. “They are at the top of their game and as an artist I am so excited to come play in this wonderful sandbox they have created for storytellers.”
While the details of the deal has not been revealed, Netflix’s chief content officer Ted Sarandos is thrilled about collaborating with Regina.
“Regina King is a multi-faceted talent both behind and in front of the camera,” he said. “She’s been a trailblazer for years, with boundless creativity and impeccable taste in projects, and we couldn’t be more thrilled that she will bring her formidable talents to Netflix.”
The Oscar-winning Regina King has previously collaborated with Netflix for the 2018 crime drama series “Seven Seconds.”