FanX 2017 Celebrity Guests – Judge Reinhold
Judge Reinhold Jr is best known for co-starring in movies such as Beverly Hills Cop, Ruthless People, Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Gremlins, and The Santa Clause trilogy.
Reinhold was born in Wilmington, Delaware. He went on to attend Mary Washington College and North Carolina School of the Arts, after which he performed at various regional theaters, including Burt Reynolds’ Dinner Theater in Jupiter, Florida.
Reinhold has appeared in more than 60 films. His first appearance on screen was in the Wonder Woman episode “Amazon Hot Wax”. Reinhold’s first major film role was as high school senior Brad Hamilton in Fast Times at Ridgemont High, along with then-unknown actors Sean Penn, Phoebe Cates, Forest Whitaker, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Nicolas Cage. He later played Detective Billy Rosewood, the junior police detective sent to trail Eddie Murphy’s character, in Beverly Hills Cop , and in 1986 starred in Ruthless People.
He is due to appear in the movies Grandmothers Murder Club with Florence Henderson, as well as Highly Functional with Bruce Campbell later this year.