Alysia Reiner

Actor, Activist, and Creator

Alysia Reiner is a SAG award-winning actress, best known as “Fig” on Netflix’sOrange is the New Black, Kiki on HBO’s The Duce, Sunny on FX’s Peabody Award-winning Better Things. Her motherhood dark-comedic feature Egg, which she produced and stars in with Christina Hendricks and Anna Camp, premiered at Tribeca Film Festival 2018 and opens in January 2019. Additionally, Ms. Reiner produced and starred in Equity, bought/distributed by Sony Pictures Classics at Sundance 2016.  She loves working as a change maker for women and for the abolition of mass incarceration and sexual slavery, and is passionately committed to protecting the environment. Ms. Reiner is the co-founder of LIVARI, a zero waste womenswear label made ethically in New York.

“For to be free is not merely to cast off one’s chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.”

— Nelson Mandela