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April Reign is an influential and sought-after media presence, having built an organic following of over 100,000 worldwide.

Reign travels the country speaking at academic institutions and consulting with organizations, networks, and studios regarding issues of diversity and inclusion.

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About April

April Reign practiced law for nearly twenty years, honing her talent for public speaking and persuasive writing, but it wasn’t until she walked away from her legal practice that she found her true passion.

As the Creator of the viral hashtag #OscarsSoWhite, April Reign challenges the lack of representation of marginalized communities in Hollywood and beyond. Reign sustains a movement that has resulted in the most systemic change ever seen in the over 80-year history of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. April Reign owned her opportunity, the results of which are reverberating throughout the entertainment industry.

Reign is an influential and sought-after media presence, having built an organic following of over 100,000 worldwide. Reign is able to capitalize on her strengths and pursue her calling, using her voice to spark dialogue and explore issues of race, politics and culture. April Reign now travels the country speaking at academic institutions and consulting with organizations, networks, and studios regarding issues of diversity and inclusion.

PhotoJournal

  • ‪Me, @MrDavidJohns and @Dreamgirl1 at the @Google #BlackTech Afterparty of the @CBCFInc. #NextGen #CBCFALC17 ‬#aboutlastnight #teachthebabies
  • Kinda loved this @RalphLauren dress I wore to the @cbcfinc Phoenix Awards and the @google #BlackTech #Afterparty. #NextGen #CBCFALC17
  • ‪So... @tichinaarnold and @TheOrlandoJones just killed it at the @google #BlackTech party. #CBCFALC17 ‬
  • Me and @kimmytignor serving classy realness at the #CBCFALC17 Phoenix Awards Dinner. @cbcfinc
  • Honored to be here for the #CBCFALC17 Phoenix Awards Dinner. #CBC #CBCALC
  • ‪I met @GbengaAkinnagbe. We discussed his wonderful work in the entertainment industry and shared bundt cake.  #StandWithPP #OscarsSoWhite ‬
  • Here for the #CBCFALC17 panel on @theblackpanther & STEM with Ryan Coogler, @DanaiGurira, @rickloverd & Nate Moore. WITH SNEAK PREVIEW! #BlackPanther
  • ‪Had a few minutes to discuss the state of the entertainment industry with JD Williams  #OscarsSoWhite #CBCFALC17 #Bodie ‬#TheWire
  • Happy to be at the @stjude @nphcgreeks Call to Service Reception. #NPHC
  • Honored to discuss Owning It: #BeingAMediaMogul with @voteyvette and a great panel Thursday afternoon. Join us at 3pm! #FREE #CBCFALC17
  • I met Susan Taylor today. She hugged me more than once. I lost my 💩. I ain't shamed. #Legend #Beauty #Essence
  • Honored to be here with @nbjconthemove to discuss Black Media's Coverage of HIV/AIDS in the Black Community. #sbl2017 #allweneedisyou