|Reiko Aylesworth was born on December 9, 1972, in Chicago, Illinois. When she was 13, her family moved to Seattle, Washington, and Aylesworth began acting.
After attending the University of Washington she left Washington and moved to New York, New York. She performed in off-Broadway plays and landed a recurring role on the TV soap opera, "One Life to Live."
Other TV and film roles followed.
Aylesworth played "Michelle Dessler" in the Fox TV series "24."
Reiko Aylesworth's name is often misspelled as Rieko Aylesworth or Reiko Alesworth.