Corey Reynolds

Active - 2004 - 2015  |   Born - Jul 3, 1974 in Richmond, Virginia, United States  |   Genres - Crime, Comedy Drama

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  • Legally emancipated from his mother at 16, and subsequently began his acting career in his hometown of Richmond, VA.
  • Never studied singing, dancing or acting outside of public school.
  • Worked as a cruise ship entertainer after high school.
  • Broadway debut in Hairspray earned him nominations for an Outer Circle Critics Award, a Drama Desk Award and a Tony.
  • Made his big-screen debut in Steven Spielberg's The Terminal (2004) after the director saw his performance in Hairspray.
  • First series-regular role came with the part of Sgt. David Gabriel on TNT drama The Closer.
  • Works on scripts in his spare time and has written a comedy-series pitch and a movie about an all-black paratrooper unit in World War II.