Regina Hall Biography
Regina Hall is an American actress of African descent famed for her role as Brenda Meeks in the comedy horror, Scary Movie film series (2000–2006). She began her acting career in 1997.
Regina Hall Age
Hall was born on December 12, 1970, in the United States. She is 52 years old as of 2022.
Regina Hall Height
Hall stands at an approximate height of 5 feet and 4 inches.
Regina Hall Family
Hall was born to Odie and Ruby Hall. Her father served as a contractor and electrician while her mother served as a teacher. Around 2004, her mother was diagnosed with a rare autoimmune disease, scleroderma. Unfortunately, she passed away. During Hall’s early 20s, her father passed away as a result of a stroke.
Regina Hall Husband
Hall is very private about her personal life therefore it is not known if she is in any relationship. There are also no rumors of Hall being in any past relationship with anyone.
Regina Hall Net Worth
Hall has an estimated net worth of between $1 Million-$5 Million which she has earned through her successful career as an actress.
Regina Hall Education
When she completed high school at Immaculata College High School, Hall went on to join Fordham University in the Bronx. Later, she became a graduate and attained her Bachelor’s degree in English in 1992. Further, he holds a Master’s degree in Journalism from New York University which she attained in 1997.
Regina Hall Career
Hall attained fame for her role as Brenda Meeks in the comedy horror, Scary Movie film series (2000–2006). Since then, she made appearances in the television series Ally McBeal (2001–2002), Law & Order: LA (2010–2011), Grandfathered (2016), and Black Monday (2019–2021). Further, she starred in the films, The Best Man (1999), its 2013 sequel The Best Man Holiday, About Last Night (2014), Vacation (2015), Girls Trip (2017), The Hate U Give (2018), and Little (2019).
For the comedy film, Support the Girls (2018), she attained critical acclaim. Also, she served as the first African American to attain the New York Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress. Regardless, she began her entertainment career when she made a guest appearance on Sadat X’s 1996 album Wild Cowboys on the track, “The Interview.” In 1997, she appeared in her initial TV commercial at the age of 26. Her TV career debuted with a role on the soap opera Loving, and guest appearances on the Fox police drama New York, Undercover. Additionally, she played Candy in the 1999 film, The Best Man.
In 2012, she depicted Candace Hall in Steve Harvey’s movie, Think Like a Man, a romantic comedy. The film was based on his book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. In 2013, she reprised her role as Candace Sparks in The Best Man Holiday. Additionally, in the 2015 film People Place Things, she starred in a major role as the love interest of a newly divorced man. In 2016, starred in Barbershop: The Next Cut in the role of Angie, one of the hair stylists, alongside Ice Cube, Common, and Eve.
In 2017, she attained an invitation to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Moreover, in 2019, she served as a host of the 2019 BET Awards. To boot, she signed a deal with Showtime to do a comedy special through the company RH Negative A mere months later, her company signed a deal with ViacomCBS. Further, she served as a co-host of the 94th Academy Awards alongside Amy Schumer and Wanda Sykes on March 27, 2022.
When she’s not working in Hollywood, she serves as a volunteer volunteering for the care of senior citizens in Sherman Oaks, California twice a week. Also, she raises public awareness of scleroderma. In November 2010, she declared that she would serve as a writer for ABILITY Magazine. When she was 40, she unsuccessfully attempted to be a Catholic nun after a bad breakup. She wanted to be a nun at the age of 14. However, she was unsuccessful because she was old and the cut-off age is 39. In 2014, she signed as an ambassador for Elizabeth Taylor’s White Diamonds.
Regina Hall-Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul
In 2022, Hall starred in the comedy film, Honk for Jesus. Save Your Soul as the first lady and Lee’s wife, Trinitie Childs. Trinitie tries to reopen and rebuild their congregation after her husband’s scandal involving seducing helpless young men, despite his prior preaching against same-sex relationships. They were forced to shut down the church after receiving severe backlash and a mass exodus of congregants. Sterling K. Brown starred as Trinitie’s husband and pastor.
Regina Hall-Scary Movies
Hall serves in the recurring role of Brenda Meeks in the film, Scary Movie. The film serves involves five parody films chiefly concentrating on pastiching horror films.
Regina Hall Sanaa Lathan
Apart from co-starring in three films; The Best Man (1999), Love & Basketball (2000), and Disappearing Acts (2000), the pair serve as friends. Additionally, Hall resided alongside Lathan in 2006 because of repairs being done to Hall’s home. Lathan serves as an American actress and the daughter of actress, Eleanor McCoy, and film director, Stan Lathan.
Regina Hall Other TV Shows and Films
During her career, Hall has starred in numerous films and TV shows such as;
- Love & Basketball(2000)
- The Other Brother(2002)
- The Honeymooners(2005)
- Superhero Movie(2008)
- Death at a Funeral(2010)
- Mardi Gras: Spring Break(2011)
- Second Generation Wayans(2013)
- When the Bough Breaks(2016)
- Uncle Buck(2016)
- Black-ish(2016 to 2017)
Regina Hall Social Media Platforms
She is active on her social media accounts and is often seen posting on her Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter. She has over 3M followers on Instagram.