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L.A. Reid


L.A. Reid was born on June 7, 1956 in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA as Antonio M. Reid. He has been married to Erica Holton since 2000. They have two children. He was previously married to Pebbles. See full bio »

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Known For

Ghostbusters II
Ghostbusters II Soundtrack
(1989)
The Bodyguard
The Bodyguard Soundtrack
(1992)
The X Factor
The X Factor Himself - Judge
(2011-2012)
Precious
Precious Soundtrack
(2009)

Filmography

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 2016 Superstar Duets (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Finale (2016) ... (writer: "Queen of the Night")
 2016 Lip Sync Battle (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- CeeLo Green vs. Russell Peters (2016) ... (writer: "Every Little Step")
 2016 Lip Sync Battle Philippines (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Manilyn Reynes vs. Keempee De Leon (2016) ... (writer: "Queen of the Night")
 2015 Todd's Pop Song Reviews (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Top Ten Worst Hit Songs of 1991 (2015) ... (writer: "I'm Your Baby Tonight")
 2015 Whitney (TV Movie) (writer: "I'm Your Baby Tonight", "Every Little Step")
 2014 So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 8 Perform + Elimination (2014) ... (writer: "Slave to the Rhythm")
 2014 Step Up All In (writer: "Every Little Step" - as Antonio Reid)
 2014 2014 Billboard Music Awards (TV Special) (writer: "Slave to the Rhythm")
 2014 Muppets Most Wanted (writer: "End Of The Road" - as Antonio Reid)
 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (writer: "On Our Own" - as Antonio Reid)
 2011 Chikara JoshiMania Night II (Video) (producer: "On Our Own" - as L.A.) / (writer: "On Our Own")
 2011 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Round Three: The Results (2011) ... (writer: "Real Love")
 2011 The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #19.162 (2011) ... (writer: "Don't Be Cruel" - as Antonio Reid, uncredited)
 2005-2011 American Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 8 Finalists Compete (2011) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
- Top 16 Performance Show: Guys (2005) ... (writer: "Every Little Step")
 2010 Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.159 (2010) ... (writer: "Don't Be Cruel" - uncredited)
 2010 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- 2010 Grand Finale (2010) ... (writer: "End of the Road" - as Antonio Reid, uncredited)
- Episode #10.1 (2010) ... (writer: "End of the Road" - uncredited)
 2010 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Greatest Break Up Songs (2010) ... (writer: "End of the Road" - as Antonio "LA" Reid)
 2009 Live from Studio Five (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.48 (2009) ... (writer: "End of the Road" - as Antonio 'L.A.' Reid)
 2009 So You Think You Can Dance Canada (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Top 8 Perform (2009) ... (writer: "Humpin' Around" - as Antonio "L.A." Reid)
 2009/II Precious (writer: "Humpin' Around" - as Antonio L.A. Reid)
 2008 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spectacular 7 - Producer's Choice (2008) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
 2002-2008 Deutschland sucht den Superstar (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- 4. Mottoshow - Greatest Hits (2008) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
- Top 50: Die zweite Chance (2003) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
- Dritte Top 30 Show (2002) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
 2004-2008 Idols! (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Finale Liveshow (2008) ... (writer: "Queen of the Night")
- Liveshow #1 - Mijn Idol (2004) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
 2004-2007 The X Factor (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- Live Results Show 3 (2007) ... (writer: "End of the Road" - as Antonio "L.A." Reid, uncredited)
- Bootcamp 2 (2005) ... (writer: "End of the Road' - uncredited)
- Auditions 6 (2005) ... (writer: "End of the Road" - as Antonio "L.A." Reid, uncredited)
- Bootcamp 1 (2004) ... (writer: "End of the Road" - as Antonio "L.A." Reid, uncredited)
 2007 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Spectacular 6 - My Idols (2007) ... (writer: "I'm Your Baby Tonight")
- Spectacular 1 - My Idol (2007) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
 2002-2005 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Grand Final (2005) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
- Top 5: My Idols (2005) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
- Top 4: Judges' Choice (2002) ... (writer: "Superwoman")
 2004-2005 Idol - Jakten på en superstjerne (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Topp 50 #4 (2005) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
- Topp 4 - Filmmusikk (2004) ... (writer: "Queen of the Night")
 2004 Singapore Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Spectacular Show 6 - R&B Hits (2004) ... (writer: "Superwoman")
 2004 Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (Video Game) (writer: "Don't Be Cruel" - uncredited)
 2004 Malaysian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Third Workshop (2004) ... (writer: "Superwoman")
 2004 Hrvatski Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.8 (2004) ... (writer: "Queen of the Night")
 2003 Idols (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.13 (2003) ... (writer: "I'm Your Baby Tonight")
- Episode #1.10 (2003) ... (writer: "I'm Your Baby Tonight")
 2003 Australian Idol (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- Top 6 Results Show (2003) ... (writer: "Every Little Step")
- Top 6 Performance Show: The 80's (2003) ... (writer: "Every Little Step")
- Group 5 Performance Show (2003) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
 2003 Pop Idol (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Heat 1 (2003) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
 2002 Idol (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #2.11 (2002) ... (writer: "Queen of the Night")
- Top 48 #2 (2002) ... (writer: "End of the Road")
 2002 My Own Private Oshawa (TV Special) (writer: "Queen of the Night" - as Antonio Reid)
 2000 Whitney Houston: The Greatest Hits (Video documentary) (writer: "I'm Your Baby Tonight", "Queen of the Night")
 1998 Soul Music Festival: Part IV (TV Movie) (writer: "Rock Steady" - uncredited)
 1995 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 6 July 1995 (1995) ... (writer: "Humpin' Around")
 1995 The Magic of David Copperfield XVI: Unexplained Forces (TV Special) (producer: "My Name Is Not Susan")
 1995 Losing Isaiah (writer: "Baby-Baby-Baby")
 1993 Ghost in the Machine (writer: "Girls Gonna Getcha" - as L.A. Ried)
 1993 Poetic Justice (producer: "Well Alright")
 1993 Beavis and Butt-Head (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Babes R Us (1993) ... (writer: "Humpin' Around")
 1993 Ma saison préférée (writer: "Humpin' Around" - as A. Reid)
 1992 The Bodyguard (producer: "Queen of the Night" - as LA Reid) / (writer: "Queen of the Night" - as LA Reid)
 1992 Boomerang ("Tonight Is Right", "End of the Road", "Reversal of a Dog", "Don't Wanna Love You", "There You Go", "Give U My Heart") / (producer: "Tonight Is Right", "End of the Road", "Reversal of a Dog", "Don't Wanna Love You", "Love Shoulda Brought You Home", "There You Go", "Give U My Heart")
 1991 The Magic of David Copperfield XIII: Mystery on the Orient Express (TV Special) (producer: "My Name Is Not Susan")
 1989 Tango & Cash (writer: "It's No Crime")
 1989 The Wizard (writer: "Don't Be Cruel" - as Antonio "L.A." Reid)
 1989 Ghostbusters II (producer: "On Our Own" - as L.A.) / (writer: "On Our Own")
 1989 The Lover in Me (Video short) (writer: "The Lover in Me")
 1988 Soul Train (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Freddie Jackson/Ziggy Marley/Karyn White (1988) ... (writer: "The Way You Love Me")
 1986 Out of Bounds (producer: "SO MANY THANGZ" - as L.A.)
 1984 Miami Vice (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brother's Keeper (1984) ... (writer: "Body Talk" - uncredited)
Show Show Producer (9 credits)
Show Show Composer (2 credits)
Show Show Actor (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (1 credit)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (44 credits)

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Alternate Names:

LA | Antonio 'LA' Reed | Antonio 'I.A.' Reid | Antonio 'LA' Reid | Antonio L.A. Reid | Antonio Reid | LA Reid
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Antonio "L.A." Reid and Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds produced 33 no. 1 singles together. See more »

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