Regina King is an Emmy-award winning American Actress and Director, best known for her role on the ABC show American Crime. She is also known for her roles in the shows Seven Seconds, and The Leftovers, as well as the films Jerry Maguire, Friday, and Ray.

King is a strong supporter of the I Have a Dream Foundation, which aims to break cycles of poverty at the adolescent area. The Foundation focuses on providing educational resources to underprivileged kids, with college enrollment being the main goal. She volunteers a significant amount of time to the organization in both fundraising and raising awareness.