Gabrielle Reina



Gabrielle Reina is cast as Nonna in Nicholas of Myra. As mother to Nicholas, Nonna is more than simply a positive influence in her son’s life. She provides a firm foundation of faith that would sustain him, and a sure moral compass to guide him through the darkest of times.

Gabrielle is an alumnus of Buffalo State College, graduating in 2002. Among her acting credits are fifteen national commercials produced in Los Angeles and Hollywood between 1999 and 2005. These include ads for well-known soft drink and telecommunications companies as well as major auto manufacturers. In 2005, she became a member of the Screen Actors Guild.

Gabrielle’s role as Nonna in Nicholas of Myra is essential to understanding the moral and ethical development of the boy who would one day become a saint.