Alysia Reiner

Actress, Orange is the New Black

Alysia Reiner

Actress, Orange is the New Black

Biography

Alysia just finished filming season 4 of ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK, won a SAG award for her role as “FIG,” the tough as nails assistant warden as part of the amazing ensemble cast, and can be seen in seasons 1, 2 and 3 now on NETFLIX.  She just started filming season 1 of BETTER THINGS for F/X, brought to you by the inimitable Louie CK & Pamela Adlon. Additionally you can catch her as D.A. PARKS in Shonda Rhimes’ breakout hit HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER, and Lilian Izikoff on ROSEWOOD, and is now filming Michael Showalter’s new series SEARCH PARTY as well. On the film front, She just starred with 2 time Emmy Winner Anna Gunn in EQUITY, the first ever female driven Wall Street film, which she also produced and premiered at Sundance in January 2016. EQUITY sold to SONY PICTURE CLASSICS for JULY 29, 2016 release. Equity was Alysia’s 7th independent feature as an actress in 2015, but the first in her life as actress and producer.  Alysia loves working as a change maker for women, and has been invited to the WHITE HOUSE and UN to speak about women and entrepreneurship. Additionally she was just awarded the Sarah Powell Huntington Leadership Award by the Women’s Prison Association, was recognized as an INTELLIGENT OPTIMIST in Ode Magazine and profiled by New York Women in Film and Television as a woman to watch.