A native of Omaha, NE,  REGINALD L. BARNES is an
"actor's actor" dealing in Theatre, Film and Television--as
well as a host/emcee and part-time funnyman.

He is currently featured Off-Broadway in Layon Gray's
award winning play
"BLACK ANGELS OVER TUSKEGEE"
and
a recurring featured actor with the hugely popular
YouTube parody group
"KEY OF AWESOME"--where he
has taken spoofs of the likes of Kanye West, Rick Ross and
Apl.De.Ap. of the Black Eyed Peas to another level..


Other credits include: "
DIE LAUGHING", "A SOLDIERS'
PLAY
" ,"THE WIZ" , "MEDEA", "GODSPELL", "FENCES"
and  
"FREDDIE'S BIG DEAL". He can also be seen in the
films
"THE SKELEPTICA EFFECT" , "READ ON" ,
"INHIBITIONS"
and "TALES FROM THE PLAYERS'
MANUAL, VOL. 1"
--which made waves around the festival
circuit and are available thru indie retailers online.

In 2002, Reginald was a contestant and winner on NBC's
"THE WEAKEST LINK" syndicated game show..pocketing a
cool $5300--back when he sported an afro!

Reginald is CEO of
CONTROVERSY?! PRODUCTIONS,
specializing in his acting career, public relations, image
branding and event planning/promotions.

An "up and comer" but a trailblazer in his own right, this
BUSY man is campaigning to join the cast of his favorite
show.. ABC's
"MODERN FAMILY" and currently resides in
Brooklyn, NY... But his heart belongs to the lights of
Manhattan and Hollywood.
Photo Credit: Damien Cooper