Regina King's Style Evolution: See the Oscar Nominee's Best Looks Over the Years

Take a trip down memory lane with the If Beale Street Could Talk star

By Jess Cohen Feb 23, 2019 2:00 PMTags
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Regina King is officially an Oscar nominee!

The actress has been nominated for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role at the 2019 Oscars for her incredible work in If Beale Street Could Talk. As award season comes to an end this weekend, we're looking back at King's stunning style evolution. 

It was just last month that King dazzled on the red carpet at the 2019 Golden Globes, where she wore a gorgeous Alberta Ferretti pink sequin dress. Just weeks ago, King turned heads in another pink gown, this time designed by Atelier Versace.

And that's only the recent ensembles that King has rocked on the red carpet!

Regina King's Best Looks

In celebration of King, let's take a look back at her best looks! And be sure to watch as she hits the red carpet this weekend at the Academy Awards!

Black Out

The actress shows off her killer legs at the L.A. premiere of The Harder They Fall.

Blue Bombshell

This star stuns in a low-cut Louis Vuitton dress for the 2021 Academy Awards.

Copper Queen

Regina King turns heads in Oscar De La Renta.

Versace Vixen

The Academy Award winner posed for the 2021 Critics' Choice Awards in a sequin Versace dress. 

Smiling in Pink

Regina King posed for the camera in a pink pantsuit after her Hand and Footprint Ceremony at TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood.

Shining Star

Regina King steals the spotlight at the 2020 Vanity Fair Oscar Party.

Belle of the Ball

The actress stunned in a pink Atelier Versace dress at the 2020 Oscars.

All Black Everything

Regina King attended the 2019 American Music Awards looking gorgeous in a floor length Ashi Studio couture gown.

Sparkling Gold

The actress looked like a golden goddess at the 2019 Governors Awards in Ralph & Russo Couture.

Lady In Blue

Regina King showed a little leg in custom Jason Wu while attending the 71st Emmy Awards in Los Angeles.

Glowing in Gold

Regina King slayed the Met Gala in this look designed by Oscar de la Renta.

Ready to Win

This Oscar-winning actress should be given an award for this beautiful look!


Legs for days! Regina knows how to make even the simplest of dresses look sexy.

Golden Goddess

The actress shows off her amazing physique in this luxurious gold gown at the 48th NAACP Image Awards.

Pink Perfection

Regina King was a showstopper at the 2019 BAFTAs.

Red Carpet Ready

The Oscar nominee stopped for photographers at the Charles Finch & Chanel pre-BAFTAs dinner.

All Smiles

The Golden Globe winner looked gorgeous at the 91st Oscars Nominees Luncheon.

Violet Vixen

The Seven Seconds performer was a vision in purple at the 2019 Critics' Choice Awards.

Alluring Lady

At the New York Film Critics Circle Awards, the This Is Us director turned heads in a pink gown.

White Hot

All eyes were on the Finest producer at the The National Board of Review Annual Awards Gala in 2019.

Pretty in Pink

King sparkled at the 2019 Golden Globes in a custom Alberta Ferretti pink sequin dress.

Glam Gal

The Enemy of the State actress rocked the red carpet in black and white Valentino gown at the 2019 Palm Springs International Film Festival.

Sheer Delight

The American Crime actress stopped for photographers in a beautiful Jenny Packham dress with crystal embellishments before making her way into the 2018 Governors Awards.

Radiant Smile

The Los Angeles native posed at a photo call for her movie, If Beale Street Could Talk, in New York City.

Flower Power

The Emmy winner stunned on the red carpet in Michael Kors collection gown at the 2018 New York Film Festival Premiere of If Beale Street Could Talk.  

Brilliant in Blue

The University of Southern California alum made heads turn at the If Beale Street Could Talk premiere at 2018 Toronto International Film Festival.

Shining Bright

King showed off her toned arms in a strapless yellow Christian Siriano dress at the 2018 Emmy Awards.

Bold in Black

The Seven Seconds star sported a black cutout dress by Christian Siriano at the 2017 Elle Women in Hollywood Awards.

Metallic Goddess

The BET Award winner shined in a metallic Galia Lahav dress at the 2017 Emmy Awards.

Dazzling in Silver

The Southland actress struck a pose in Romana Keveza strapless gown at the 2017 Golden Globes.

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For a recap of the 2019 Oscars, watch E! News tonight at 7 p.m.!