Who is Reign Edwards?
American actress Reign Edwards was born under the zodiac sign Sagittarius on 1 December 1996, in Harford County, Maryland USA. She has 16 acting credits, and is perhaps known best for playing Rachel Reid in 18 episodes of the adventure mystery series “The Wilds”, which was created by Sarah Streicher, and starred Shannon Berry, Sophia Ali and Rachel Griffiths. It follows a group of teenagers who’ve survived a plane crash and have found themselves stranded on an island – the film won one of its three award nominations.
Early life and education
Reign was raised in Harford County alongside her elder sister Angel Conwell, by their father whose name remains unrevealed and mother Destinis; Reign rarely talks about her family in interviews, but it’s known that she’s quite close to them, as she often features them in her Instagram pictures and videos.
She became passionate about acting at a quite an early age and was eventually able to convince her mother to take her to Los Angeles, California so that she could attend several auditions; Reign was 11 when she made her debut film appearance, playing Rally Participant in the 2008 romantic drama “Explicit Ills”, which was written and directed by Mark Webber, and starred Naomie Harris, Rosario Dawson and Paul Dano. It covers four stories as they’re intertwining in Philadelphia – the film won three of its four award nominations.
Reign then moved to Los Angeles and attended a local high school there, from which she matriculated in 2015, then didn’t attend college as she decided to focus on acting.
Roles in movies
Reign played Leah in the 2010 short drama “Thicker Than Water”, while she was then cast to appear in the 2011 romantic comedy “35 and Ticking” and the 2013 musical “Trevor Jackson: Like We Grown”.
The year 2018 saw her play Brooke in the horror thriller “Hell Fest”, which starred Amy Forsyth, Stephen Conroy and Cynthea Mercado, and was directed by Gregory Plotkin. It follows a serial killer as he’s choosing victims at an amusement park, and the movie won a 2019 ReFrame Stamp for Feature.
In 2022, Reign portrayed the lead character Mackenzie Schaffer in the drama “Love You Anyway”, which also starred Gillian White and Charlie Gillespie, and follows Mackenzie as she’s growing up alongside her best friend Lucas.
Reign played Elsie in the 2023 short horror thriller “Dropping”, and her only other role has been portraying Britney in the comedy “Old Dads”, which starred Bokeem Woodbine, Bobby Cannavale and Bill Burr, and was also written and directed by Bill Burr. It follows the lives of three best friends who’ve all become fathers.
Roles in TV series
Reign’s debut TV series role was playing Winnie Lee in three episodes (2015) of the action crime comedy “The Thundermans”, which starred Addison Riecke, Jack Griffo and Kira Kosarin, and was created by Jed Spingarn. It follows the lives of twins with superpowers, the series aired from 2013 through 2018 and won three of the 19 awards for which it was nominated.
The year 2015 also saw her play Kitten in the episode “Debutante Baller” of the action comedy “K. C. Undercover”, and from 2015 through 2018, Reign portrayed Nicole Forrester Dominguez in 267 episodes of the long-running soap opera “The Bold and the Beautiful”. From 2017 through 2019, she portrayed Leanna Martin in 13 episodes of the popular action adventure “MacGyver”, which starred Justin Hires, Tristin Mays and Lucas Till, and was created by Peter M. Lenkov and Lee David Zlotoff. It follows the life of professional problem-solver Angus ‘Mac’ MacGyver, aired from 2016 through 2021, and won five of its eight award nominations.
In 2019, Reign played Cody in the episode “Pilgrim” of the fantasy horror “Into the Dark”, and from 2017 through 2021, she played Melody Wright in the crime drama “Snowfall”, which starred Sergio Peris-Mencheta, Carter Hudson and Damson Idris, and was created by John Singleton and Eric Amadio. It follows the 1980s crack cocaine epidemic in Los Angeles, the series aired from 2017 through 2023 and won eight of its 38 award nominations.
From 2020 through 2022, Reign played Rachel Reid in 18 episodes of the adventure mystery “The Wilds”, and her only other TV series role has been playing Rochelle in five episodes of the 2023 crime mystery “Truth Be Told”.
Reign sang the song “These Are the Moments” in a 2016 episode of the soap opera “The Bold and the Beautiful”.
Some of her recent talk-show appearances have been in “BrainSurge”, “Soap Central” and “Red Carpet Report”.
Awards and nominations
Reign was nominated for three Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series in 2016, 2017 and 2018, all for her performance in “The Bold and the Beautiful”.
Love life and boyfriend
Reign shies away from talking about her love life in interviews but there are still rumors circulating the internet, concerning her sexual orientation and the men whom she’s perhaps dated.
Some of her fans believe that she was in a relationship with her “The Bold and the Beautiful” co-star Rome Flynn in 2017; the two were apparently seen spending time together on multiple occasions but neither’s addressed the rumors regarding the alleged relationship.
There are also those who believe that she’s perhaps bisexual, but this hasn’t been confirmed either.
Reign seems to be unattached as of December 2023, doesn’t have children and hasn’t married.
Interesting facts and hobbies
Reign enjoys being active on Instagram, and close to 200,000 people are following her today, while she’s posted a few over 350 pictures and videos onto the network; most feature her showing off her pretty face, large breasts and the clothes that she’s recently bought.
She likes tattoos, and has many on her arms.
Some of Reign’s fans believe that she’s undergone surgery to enhance her breasts, but this is yet to be addressed by her.
Her favorite drink is coffee.
Reign often works out at the gym, while she also likes to do yoga and play tennis.
Jada Pinkett Smith’s one of Reign’s favorite actresses, and a couple of her favorite TV series and movies are “Gotham”, “Angel Has Fallen” and “A Different World”.
Age, height and net worth
Reign’s age is 27. She’s 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, weighs around 120lbs (55kgs), and has brown hair and eyes.
Reign’s net worth’s been estimated at over $1 million, as of December 2023.