Judy Reyes, American actress. She is best known for her portrayal of nurse Carla Espinosa on the TV comedy Scrubs. She also appeared in Bringing Out the Dead, Washington Heights, Gun Hill Road, The Sopranos, NYPD Blue, Law & Order, Taino, John Sanford's Mind Prey, Castle, Our House, Little Girl Lost, Off the Map, HawthoRNe, Devious Maids, & Happily Divorced. She currently stars in the TNT drama Claws. She is a graduate of Hunter College, and is of Afro-Dominican descent.