Reign Edwards Joining ‘B&B’ As Maya Avant’s Younger Sister, Nicole

Actress Reign Edwards, who’s appeared in episodes of Nickelodeon’s “The Thundermans” and “Brain Surge,” is set to make her daytime debut in January when she joins the cast of CBS’ “The Bold and the Beautiful” in the contract role of Nicole Avant, Maya’s (Karla Mosley) younger sister.

“I think Nicole is going to bring something pretty cool to the table for everybody. She’s Maya’s little sister, so they’re going to have some similarities but they’ll also have their differences, too. You’ll really get to see that,” said Edwards in an interview with Soap Opera Digest. The actress, who began filming scenes today, celebrated her 18th birthday yesterday.

Edward’s also appeared in the 2011 film, “35 and Ticking,” which featured “B&B’s” Aaron D. Spears (Justin Barber) and Darius McCrary (ex-Malcolm Winters, “The Young and the Restless”).