Judy Reyes Biography

Updated On Feb 19, 2019 Published On Nov 24, 2015
Facts of Judy Reyes
Date of Birth: 1967 , November-5
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inch
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American actress, Judy Reyes is famous for portraying the role of Carla Espinosa on the NBC sitcom Scrubs and Zoila Diaz in the comedy-drama series, Devious Maids. Currently, she is busy with Claws.

Judy Reyes' Early Life

Judy Reyes was born on November 5, 1967, and is 51 years old as of early 2019. She was born in Bronx, New York, the United States of America to Dominican immigrants. She was raised in Bainbridge Avenue. Judy is of American nationality and belongs to the black ethnicity.

Judy Reyes' Career

An enthusiastic child with dreams in acting, Judy began acting since 1992. Her first role as an actress was Maria Barragon in the television series, Law & Order. In the following year, she was seen on the series, Street Justice. She got her rose in fame after she portrayed the role of Nurse Carla Espinosa in the television series, Scrubs.

Judy has appeared in numerous movies and television series like The Circle, Fresh Off the Boat, Blue Bloods, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Blue's Clues, Nothing Sacred, Law & Order, NYPD Blue, King of the Corner, and many others.

Judy Reyes' Net Worth

Judy has been earning a lucrative amount of salary from her acting career. As of early 2019, Judy Reyes' net worth is estimated to be around $6 million.

Judy Reyes' Personal Life

Judy was once married to Edwin M. Figueroa who is a writer and director. They got divorced after being married for about eleven years.

After divorcing the first husband, Judy began her love affairs with George Valencia who is an established director and writer famous for his work in Moment to Moment and Brandi Chastain: A Tribute to a Champion. Together they welcomed their first child a daughter, Leila Rey in 2009.

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Born in Bronx, New York

November 5 , 1967

Born as Judy Reyes in Bronx, New York, United States of America to Dominican immigrants, Judy was raised in Bainbridge Avenue. She is an American and is of black ethnicity. She is five feet and four inch tall. 

Began her acting career

1992

American actress, Judy Reyes dreamed about acting since she was child. While she was attending Hunter College, she played her first acting role. Her first role as an actress was Maria Barragon in the television series, Law & Order. 

Joined Hunter College

1992

Though she was born in Bronx, New York, she began living in Bainbridge Avenue since she was thirteen. There she joined her high school and she also graduated from there. And then she joined Hunter College. 

Appeared in Scrubs

2001

In 1993, she was seen on the series, Street Justice. She got her rose in fame after she portrayed the role of Nurse Carla Espinosa in the television series, Scrubs. She appeared in this television series from 2001 till the end of 2009. 

Began dating George Valencia

2007

She was first married to Edwin M. Figueroa.  Edwin M. Figueroa is a writer and director. She got divorced with him and then she began dating George Valencia. George Valencia is an established director and writer and he is famous for his work in Moment to Moment and Brandi Chastain: A Tribute to a Champion.

First child, Leila Rey

November 27 , 2009

She became mother for the first time in her life in 2009 after she began dating her boyfriend, George Valencia. Together they welcomed their first child together on 27th of November and it was a baby girl and they named her Leila Rey.

Won ALMA Awards

2006

She has been nominated in ALMA Awards for four different times and out of these four nominations she has been honored twice. She won this award for the first time in 2006 for Outstanding Actress in a Television Series.

Won LA Femme International Film Festival

2013

In 2013, she got her one and only nomination in LA Femme International Film Festival and she won this award for Lupe Ontiveros Image Award. She has been nominated in Imagen Foundation Awards for six different times but she has not been honored with this award yet. 

Net Worth

2019

As of early 2019, Judy Reyes' net worth is estimated to be around $6 million.