|Alysia Reiner Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||July 21, 1970|
|Spouse||David Alan Basche|
Alysia Reiner is an American actress, voiceover artist, writer, theatre artist, and producer who is best recognized for her role as Natalie “Fig” Figueroa in Orange Is the New Black. In addition to that, she has been cast in several other on-screen projects such as Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, How to Get Away with Murder, Rosewood, Masters of S*x,
The Deuce, Better Things, and Butterbean’s Cafe. Alysia Reiner was also cast in An Oak Tree at The Barrow Street and received an Obie Award for her performance.
Alysia Michelle Davis Reiner
Gainesville, Florida, United States
She divides her time between –
- New York, United States
- Los Angeles, California, United States
Alysia Reiner graduated from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, and then attended the British American Drama Academy and the National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center to study acting.
Actress, Voiceover Artist, Writer, Theatre Artist, Producer
- Father – Charles Alan Reiner
- Mother – Gail (Davis)
- Others – Katharine (Half-Sister), Jules C. Reiner (Paternal Grandfather), Norma Ann Peyser (Paternal Grandmother), Arnold Davis (Maternal Grandfather), Seena R. (Maternal Grandmother)
Alysia Reiner is represented by Luber Roklin Entertainment, Talent Management Company, Los Angeles, California, United States.
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Alysia Reiner has dated –
- David Alan Basche (1995-Present) – After being romantically involved for a while, she married actor David Alan Basche in the year 1997 and the duo parents a daughter named Livia Basche (b. December 5, 2008). Alysia was 38 years old when she gave birth to Livia.
Race / Ethnicity
She is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent.
- Tall stature
- Deep-set eyes
Alysia Reiner Facts
- Alongside her fellow cast members in Orange Is the New Black, she has won the Screen Actors Guild Award for “Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series”.
- In November 2018, Alysia Reiner made her TV show debut as a voiceover artist by providing vocals to the character of Ms. Marmalady, an older fairy who is Butterbean’s foil, in the American-Irish animated fantasy television series, Butterbean’s Café.
- As a producer, she has worked on projects like Speed Grieving, Egg, Grace, and Backwards.
- Alysia Reiner has been associated with many organizations and charities including Cancer Support Community, Actors for Autism, PEN International, SAY: The Stuttering Association for the Young, Bent on Learning, Safe Kids Worldwide, The Young Women’s Leadership Network, Amnesty International, and Cool Effect.
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