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Regina King Won Her First Oscar, And Here Are All The Roles That Got Her Here

Call me Oscar winner one more time!

Hello world. The day has finally come. HRH Regina King – and Queen – has won her first Academy Award!

Look at her. So regal. So great.

Live footage of me crying as Regina accepts her award.

Even though she won her first Oscar tonight, I, a certified stan™ of Regina King, believe that she deserved this award YEARS AGO.

Let's take a lil' stroll down memory lane and Let's take a lil' stroll down memory lane and remember all of the iconic roles Regina played that got her here today:

Dana Jones in Friday

Marcee Tidwell in Jerry McGuire

Shalika in Boyz In Da Hood

Kim Hinton in Daddy Day Care

Rhonda in A Cinderella Story

Riley and Huey Freeman in The Boondocks

Various roles in American Crime

Latrice Butler in Seven Seconds

And, last but not least, Sharon Rivers in If Beale Street Could Talk:

Now, this is only a mere SNIPPET of Regina's LIST of accomplishments, but, alas, this article can only be so long.

So, once again, congratulations to Regina King. You deserve this, AND MORE!