James Reid is a Filipino-Australian actor, singer-songwriter, dancer, model, record producer and record label executive. He began his professional acting career in the early 2010s after being named as Big Winner of Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Clash 2010.

Reid has since starred in Philippines movies, such as Talk Back and You’re Dead, Para sa Hopeless Romantic, This Time and Never Not Love You. James also starred in the Philippine TV series Good Vibes, On the Wings of Love and Till I Met You.

Birth Name

Robert James Marquinez Reid




Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Dancer, Model, Record Producer


Pop, R&B, P-Pop, Soul


Vocals, Guitar, Piano


Star Music, Viva Records, Careless Music Manila


Filipino, Australian

Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

James Reid was born on the 11th of May 1993, in Sydney, Australia.


He’s currently 27 years old.

Sun Sign



Multiracial (White and Asian)


He has English and Scottish ancestry on his father’s side and is of Filipino descent on his mother’s side.




James attended Makati Science High School but his father enrolled him in Karabar High School Distance Education Centre an Australian distance-learning center in Karabar, New South Wales, Australia.

Family Details

  • Father – Robert Malcolm Reid
  • Mother – Maria Aprilyn Marquinez
  • Siblings – Jack Reid (Half-Brother) (Instagram Star), Lauren Reid (Half-Sister) (Instagram Star). He has 5 other siblings.

Marital Status


Girlfriend / Spouse

James Reid has dated –

  • Nadine Lustre (2016-2020) – In February 2016, Reid announced that he and his on-screen partner, Nadine Lustre, were in a relationship. In January 2020, after nearly four years of a relationship, the couple announced their split.

Physical Statistics

  • In feet – 5 feet 8 inches
  • In centimeters – 173 cm
  • In meters – 1.73 m


  • In Kilograms – 69 kg
  • In Pounds – 15265 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 38–12–32
  • Chest – 38 in or 96.50 cm
  • Arms / Biceps – 12 in or 30.5 cm
  • Waist – 32 in or 81 cm

Body Build


Eye Color

Light Brown

Hair Color


Shoe Size

He wears a size 10 (US) shoe.



Professional Statistics

Famous For

James began his professional acting career in the early 2010s after being named as Big Winner of Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Clash (2010). He then rose to prominence for his leading role in the film Diary ng Panget (2014).

Film Debut

In 2011, James made his acting debut as Paul Ruiz in the short film, On Thin Ice.

Album Debut

In September 4, 2013, James launched his self-titled debut album, with two covers and four original songs, two of which composed by Reid himself.

Television Debut

In 2011, James guest appeared in the GMA Network Philippine drama series, Maynila in which he played the role of Alvin.

Brand Endorsements

James has endorsed numerous brands such as Folded & Hung, Great Taste White Crema, Nestle Milo, Huawei, Grab, Century Tuna Superbods, Jollibee, Mountain Dew & Fujifilm.

James Reid Favorites

  • Favorite ActorTom Cruise, Johnny Depp
  • Favorite ActressJulia Roberts
  • Favorite SingerRihanna, Selena Gomez
  • Favorite Summer Song – Australia Street by Sticky Fingers
  • Favorite Music Genre – R&B
  • Favorite TV Show – Game of Thrones
  • Favorite Color – Black
  • Favorite Food – Foie Gras

James Reid Net worth

James Reid has an estimated net worth of $2 million dollars as of 2020.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About James Reid

  • At the age of 17, he became the winner of Pinoy Big Brother: Teen Clash 2010 in June 2010.
  • James is an avid photographer and shares his pictures on his Instagram account.
  • Reid was a keen gymnast and swimmer while studying in Australia.
  • In 24 July 2011, Reid together with Bret Jackson launched their first digital EP entitled We Are Whatever on ASAP Rocks.
  • In 2012, Reid left Star Magic and signed with Viva Artists Agency.
  • In 2014, James starred in his launching movie Diary ng Panget together with Nadine Lustre, Yassi Pressman and Andre Paras.
  • In 26 August 2014, Reid signed a two-year contract with ABS-CBN that marked his exclusivity to the network again after two years of freelancing and becoming a talent of Viva Artists Agency, as ABS-CBN gave him popularity.
  • In 20 February 2016, Reid and his on-screen and real life partner, Nadine Lustre, had their first major concert titled JaDine In Love at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.
  • In August 2018, James had his first movie, without his onscreen partner Nadine, playing a lead role with Sarah Geromino as his grandmother in a remake of Korean Movie Miss Granny.
  • After seven years with Viva Artists Agency, James Reid decided to leave the agency with his father Robert Malcolm Reid taking over managing his career.


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