A veteran actor of film and television, Reggie Austin has been a member of SAG-AFTRA since 1997. As a theater studies major at Yale University, he appeared in numerous stage productions, including starring roles in Macbeth and Othello. After graduation, Reggie moved to New York City, where he performed on stage and in several films before relocating to Los Angeles in 2005. He is best known for recurring roles on Marvel's Agent Carter, Devious Maids, Pretty Little Liars, and the Netflix series On My Block. He wrote his first screenplay in 2018, and in 2020 directed a filmed poetry reading in Los Angeles. This is his first film.