Judy Reyes was born November 5, 1967 in Bronx, New York and became interested in acting while attending Hunter College in Manhattan.
In 1992, she landed her first major acting role in the independent feature film "Jack and His Friends" opposite Sam Rockwell, and went on to perform extensively in the theater. She is particularly proud of her work with the Labyrinth Theatre Company, a multi-cultural acting space in Manhattan where she is a founding member and has served as both actor and producer on numerous productions over the past 10 years.
Reyes' television credits include a recurring role as Tina on Oz
. She has also appeared in The Sopranos
and 100 Centre Street
. Currently Reyes is starring in the series Scrubs
as nurse Carla Espinosa.
Judy Reyes is married to Edwin M. Figueroa.