Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Ernie Reyes Jr. from Original 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Needs A Kidney Transplant

Ernie Reyes Jr., one of the stars of the original Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movies, needs a kidney transplant. He was recently in the ICU fighting for his life after suffering kidney failure.

His sister Destiny has setup a Go Fund Me page to raise $75,000 for the operation.

Destiny wrote:


Thank you for taking a moment to see why and how you can make a difference. My brother, Ernie Reyes Jr., was recently in the ICU (Intensive Care Unit) fighting for his life suffering from kidney failure. Ernie is currently undergoing dialysis treatment 3 times per week for 4 hours a day while waiting for a kidney transplant. This is a very challenging time not only for Ernie Jr.'s immediate family, but a challenging time for our family as well.

My father, Ernie Reyes Sr. (Founder of Ernie Reyes West Coast World Martial Arts), is 100% committed to helping Ernie however he can.

You may know or remember Ernie as a child in Last Dragon and Sidekicks, or as that teenager from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. You may also remember him from The Rundown with "The Rock" or even his most recent star appearance on NCIS: Los Angeles. My brother has spent his entire childhood and adult life fighting in films and television, but now his battle has gone from the screen to reality, fighting for his life.

Regardless of where you have seen or heard of Ernie Reyes Jr., he has impacted peoples' lives all over the world through his extraordinary performances in television and film. Please be aware that he needs support during this time of need and recovery of his life.

Thank you for your support,

Destiny Reyes

Ernie Reyes Jr. Needs A Kidney Transplant
Ernie Reyes Jr. from Original 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Needs A Kidney Transplant

Sending positive energy to Ernie Reyes Jr!