Most recently, the Los Angeles native made her debut appearance on ABC's "American Crime."
King has also been busy directing. One of her directed episodes of BET's "Being Mary Jane" airs March 17, as well as her episode of the hit show "Scandal" which airs March 26.
The 44-year-old is also being honored with the Fierce & Fearless Award at the 2015 Essence Black Women In Hollywood Luncheon Awards.
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