Judge Reinhold Biography
Judge Reinhold is an American actor who has starred in numerous films and television shows throughout his career. He is perhaps best known for his roles in the films “Beverly Hills Cop,” “Fast Times at Ridgemont High,” and “The Santa Clause” trilogy.
Judge Reinhold Early Life and Career
Reinhold was born Edward Ernest Reinhold Jr. in Wilmington, Delaware, on May 21, 1957. He was nicknamed “Judge” by his father when he was a baby because he looked stern and judge-like. Reinhold attended Mary Washington College in Virginia and then the North Carolina School of the Arts.
Reinhold began his acting career in the theater in the late 1970s. He made his film debut in the 1980 comedy “Stripes,” and he quickly became a popular leading man. He starred in a string of hit comedies in the 1980s, including “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” (1982), “Ruthless People” (1986), and “Beverly Hills Cop II” (1987).
In the 1990s, Reinhold starred in the Disney films “The Santa Clause” (1994), “The Santa Clause 2” (1998), and “The Santa Clause 3: The Escape Clause” (2006). He has also continued to work in television, appearing in such shows as “Seinfeld,” “Diagnosis: Murder,” and “Scrubs.”
Judge Reinhold Recent News
Reinhold has been keeping busy in recent years. He has starred in several independent films, including “Highly Functional” (2013) and “Bad Grandmas” (2014). He has also appeared in guest roles on television shows such as “Bones” and “Criminal Minds.”
In 2022, it was announced that Reinhold would reprise his role as Detective Billy Rosewood in the upcoming sequel to “Beverly Hills Cop,” titled “Beverly Hills Cop: Axel Foley.” The film is scheduled to be released in 2023.
Judge Reinhold Personal Life
Reinhold has been married twice. He has a daughter, Haley Rose, with his second wife, Amy Reinhold. The couple lives in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Note: This biography is based on the available information as of 2023, and real-time updates or developments are being updated by our editorial team.