Regina King is taking her talents to Netflix.
The Oscar-winning actress signed a first-look deal with the streaming platform.
Her Royal Ties production company will produce both series and movies for Netflix over several years. 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.”
Netflix’s chief content officer Ted Sarandos had the following to say:
“Regina King is a multi-faceted talent both behind and in front of the camera. 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.”
We can’t wait to see what she comes up with.