Reggie Life

Regge Life, sometimes credited as Reggie Life, is an American film, television, and theatre director.

Early in his career, Life worked as an American Film Institute intern on John Landis’ Trading Places. He went on to direct episodes of Sesame Street, The Cosby Show, A Different World, and Sister, Sister.

He shifted to directing primarily documentaries, notably a series of documentaries about Japan (and the relationship with Americans living there). He also directed Native Son (2003) for the Discovery Channel and Live Your Dream: The Taylor Anderson Story (2013). On stage, he directed off-Broadway plays, including Do Lord Remember Me (1982 and again in 1984, both times starring Frances Foster).

NFT Credits

Credit Type Production Season
Director Do Lord Remember Me 1976-77 Season
Director Perdido 1976-77 Season
Director Do Lord Remember Me (1997) 1996-97 Season
Director Do Lord Remember Me (2020) 2020-21 Season
Stage Manager Prodigal Sister 1974-75 Season
Sound Designer Child of the Sun 1981-82 Season
Sound Designer Keyboard 1981-82 Season
Sound Designer Who Loves the Dancer 1981-82 Season
Sound Designer The World of Ben Caldwell 1981-82 Season