Reign Edwards brings a lot of drama to the characters she portrays, giving fans more reasons to love her. Though she began her career in the late noughties, you probably know the actress best for her role in The Bold and the Beautiful. She began her career on the big screen, moved into TV and then the daytime world. Now she is exploring more of the big screen while spreading her wings to music. From Reign’s career accomplishments to some behind the scenes facts, get more insight about the life of this daytime soap favorite.
Reign Edwards’ Bio
Reign Edwards is a native of Maryland born on December 1, 1996. The actress comes from a close-knit family and is known to openly express her unflinching love for her clan. Reign is the second of three daughters born to Jeff Robinson and Destini Reign. Not much is known about her father but the daytime star and her sisters were single-handedly raised by their mom.
Edwards discovered her artistic talents from an early age and thankfully, her family was very supportive of her dreams to become a performer. There is no information readily available about her educational background. The Hartford County native and her family later relocated to Los Angeles, California in search of greener pastures.
Reign Edwards booked her first acting gig at age 12 with an uncredited role in the 2008 movie Explicit Ills. Her next role came two years later in the short film Thicker Than Water. She also appeared as Young Zenobia in 35 and Ticking (2011) and more recently, as Brooke in Hell Fest (2018).
Reign’s journey from the big screen to TV has been quite remarkable. Her first small-screen roles came in 2015 after landing spots on Nickelodeon’s The Thundermans and on Disney’s K.C. Undercover. That same year, Edwards got her breakout role with the CBS soap opera, The Bold and the Beautiful. You probably know Reign better as Nicole Avant Dominguez, a social media exec and sister to Maya Avant (Karla Mosley) on the long-running soap. She joined the B&B cast in January 2015 and had fun for three years while recurring as Nicole. The daytime star also had recurring roles on two primetime series. In 2017, she portrayed Melody in FX’s Snowfall and between 2017 and 2019, she appeared as an ambitious Liana Martin on CBS’s MacGyver.
Though Reign Edwards admits that she learned a lot and had a great time on B&B, it is unclear if and when she will return to the long-running soap. For now, the actress who is excited to explore new projects beyond daytime has a whole lot on her bucket list. She is certainly open to working on more primetime projects and films.
Things You Need To Know About Reign Edwards
1. Has She Won Any Awards?
Though Reign Edwards has been on the acting scene since the late noughties, she got wider recognition after her performance on The Bold and the Beautiful. She is a three-time Daytime Emmy Award nominee. It may be worthy to note that she earned the nominations in the same category for three consecutive years (2016 – 2018).
2. What and Who Inspired Her Career?
In addition to her innate talents, it was mostly Reign’s family that inspired her decision to pursue a career in acting. First, she took the bold step after noticing how much fun acting was for her older sister who was also an actress back in the days. Reign’s mom also discovered her passion for music quite early and encouraged the actress to first venture into acting as an easier route to penetrate the music world thereafter.
3. Is She Also a Musician?
Yes, when she is not embodying different storylines as an actress, Reign loves to spend time in the recording studio making music. Her other leisure habits are dancing and traveling.
4. Who Is Reign Edwards’ Boyfriend?
Reign’s professional achievements are obvious but the case is different for her personal life. Not much is known about her relationship history. She was once speculated to be dating her B&B co-star Rome Flynn but their relationship was later confirmed to be just platonic. More so, the rumors didn’t hold water for long as Rome was romantically linked to another woman named Camia Marie with whom he shares a daughter. Other than this, Reign Edwards’ love life remains much of a mystery to the public. The actress is presumably focusing on building her career for now.