Who is Kali Reis?
Kali Reis is a famous American professional boxer and actress. Reis is a world champion in two weight divisions, having held the WBA female light welterweight title since 2020; the WBO and IBO female light welterweight titles since 2021. She also holds the WBC female middleweight title in 2016. Reis challenged Cecilia Brækhus for the undisputed female welterweight title in 2018.
She was nominated for Best Female Lead at the 37th Independent Spirit Awards in 2022, for her debut acting performance in Catch the Fair One. The film is based on a story she co-wrote in which her character endeavors to rescue her missing sister.
Kali Reis Career
Reis was involved in a serious motorcycle accident that cut her off from the remainder of the boxing season in 2012. She, however, came back in 2013 and fought for the WIBA title in November of the same year. Kali gained recognition in the sport following the match. She won the IBA crown beating Teresa Perozzi in Bermuda on November 12, 2014. Reis additionally coaches boxing for youth and serves as a trainer. She then earned her first major world title in New Zealand against Maricela Comejo for the vacant WNC World Middleweight title in April 2016. On May 5, 2018, HBO broadcast its first women’s fight between Cecilia Brækhus and Kali, which Cecilia won.
She holds two weight division titles being the WBA female light welterweight titleholder since 2020. Reis also holds the WBO and IBO female light welterweight titles since 2021, and the WBC female middleweight title in 2016. She has also appeared in Catch the Fair One film, based on a story she co-wrote in which her character endeavors to rescue her missing sister. In 2022, she was nominated for Best Female Lead at the 37th Independent Spirit Awards for her debut acting performance in the movie.
How old is Kali Reis?
Kali Reis is 37 years old as of 2023, having been born on August 24, 1986, in Providence, Rhode Island, U.S. She shares her birthday with famous people including Catherine Paiz, Rupert Grint, Alan Walker, Griffin Gluck, Sofia Richie, Mike Shanahan, Stephen Fry, Dave Chappelle, and Carlo Gambino, among others.
Kali Reis Family
Who are Kali Reis’s parents?
Kali Reis was born to her parents in Providence, Rhode Island. She is half-Native American and half-Cape Verdean, descending from Cherokee, Nipmuc, and Seaconke Wampanoag tribes. Reis was brought up by her mother in East Providence, alongside her four siblings.
Does Kali Reis have siblings?
Reis was born to her parents into a family of five children as the youngest. She has four older siblings, whom she has not shared their information with the media about.
Kali Reis Education
Reis attended high school in her hometown, where she took part in various sports. She then joined the college at MTTI, and studied criminology and also how to repair motorcycles.
Kali Reis Interests
Reis attended and competed in powwows frequently as a child. She was an athletic child and frequently played rougher sports with the neighborhood boys. In school, she took part in bands/marching bands and color guard, and volleyball. In her junior school, she participated in basketball and softball leagues.
She began boxing at the age of 14 at Manfredo’s Gym in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, where she was coached by a friend of her mother. Reis then went on to train at Peter Manfredo’s Sr. gym to advance her boxing career. She is also an active supporter of the Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls (MMWIG) movement.
Kali Reis Partner
Reis is currently single and unmarried and has also not been linked to any relationships in the present or the past. She tends to keep her personal and love life away from the media.
Kali Reis Kids
Reis is currently single and has not been linked to any relationship, and does not have any children of her own as of the present.
Kali Reis Height
Reis has an athletic, beautiful, and physically fit body with an average height of 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) and a weight of around 68-70 kg.
Kali Reis Net Worth
American professional boxer and actress, Reis has been professionally active from 2013 to the present. She has had 18 wins and 7 losses in her career with a varying salary and has garnered an estimated net worth of approximately $1 million – $5 million as of 2022.