Regina King Fell Asleep At A Party Hosted By Prince  

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The "American Crime" actress remembers that time she fell asleep on the Purple one

What would you do if you had the opportunity to go to a Prince party? If you are Regina King, you would fall asleep!

The Emmy-winning actress shared a hilarious story on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon Friday of how she, despite being a huge fan of the Purple One, was not able to keep her eyes open when she was finally invited to his famous post-Oscar party years ago.

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“The Prince party is THE party,” she tells Fallon.

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She went to the event with Reese Witherspoon after they both ditched the hallowed Vanity Fair Oscar Party,

“And Reese and I feel asleep,” she laughs.

Fallon asked her to clarify if she fell asleep or just took a nap.

“It was sleep,” she said.

Luckily, she was able to meet Prince two more times to make up for that mishap! Too funny!

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