Rachel Reilly - Biography

Rachel E Reilly is a television personality, actress, and host. Rachel grew up in North Carolina where from a young age she showed a passion for performing staring in school and local theater. One of her first acting gigs was a traveling performer with a Renaissance Festival. While working as a chemist, yoga instructor, cocktail waitress and model in Las Vegas Reilly auditioned for one of her favorite game shows Big Brother.

As a contestant on Big Brother she met and fell in love with her now husband. Although neither won their first season, they competed on the shows 13th season which Reilly won. Lovingly named by fans as 'Brenchel', the couple competed on the 20th installment of Amazing Race finishing 3rd. 'Brenchel' was wed on September 8, 2012 their wedding special aired on WETv. Rachels' passion for adventure led her and husband to again race around the world on Amazing Race 24, All Star edition. As a "Reality Athlete" Rachel became the only woman on the show to never be eliminated! She is one competitive, strong woman.

In edition to competing on reality TV, Reilly continues to pursue her passion for the arts as an actress, with recurring roles on CBS's The Bold and The Beautiful, on award winning Youthful Daze and is working on numerous other projects including features, web series and television.

Reilly has also been a correspondent on Fox's Hollywood Today Live, a guest presenter on The Price is Right, a correspondent on Entertainment Tonight Canada, as well as a guest commentator on Slices Big Brother After Show, CTV's E-talk Live, The Morning Show on Global TV Canada, and Big Brother US amongst others. Reilly has a love for all things performance appearing in musicals, theater productions and music videos.

Reilly has been referred to as reality royalty and has graced the covers of magazines, had many the pictorial, and online columns written about her as well as been a guest and topic of many talk shows, radio shows, and news programs. She has numerous endorsement contracts and has worked with numerous brands as a spokes model. She has been an emcee and host for numerous events and even done stand up comedy.

As well as being a journalist and writer herself Reilly's columns about Reality TV, Hiking, Pets, Travel and more can be found on numerous sites and in print.