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Jillian Reeves



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Captivating audiences with her unique mix of sex appeal and down home charm, Jillian Reeves made her television debut performance in BET's groundbreaking film "Let's Talk". Her performance gave young women a powerful vision of navigating the difficult conversations around love and sex in the era of the HIV/AIDS epidemic.  

This versatile actress has graced the screen in her recurring roles on Young and the Restless and  CSI:Miami, guest spots on shows including Grey's Anatomy, Masters of Sex and Game of Silence.  Jillian also enjoys creating memorable characters on the stage, her first love.  

A quiet storm, Ms. Reeves is one of the most naturally gifted actresses in Hollywood with her priceless comedic timing, her sense for dramatic intensity and her radiant inner joy that penetrates every role with excellence.

Jillian continues to be and advocate for HIV/AIDS awareness particularly as it relates to African-American youth.  She has volunteered her time and talents from local community organizations to the widely recognized World AIDS day at the United Nations.  

Her other passion includes time devoted to mentoring young women from socioeconomically disadvantaged communities helping them to realize they have a voice and that their contributions matter as well as and being an outspoken advocate for NAMI (National Association of Mental Illness) raising awareness of Mental Conditions in the African-American Community and fighting to #EndTheStigma.