Austin Reed
240px-Austin Peck as Austin Reed 2006
Austin Peck As Austin Reed
Days of our Lives
Portrayed by Patrick Muldoon (1992–95, 2011–12)
Austin Peck (1995–2002, 2005–06, 2017)
Current status Former; Recurring
Duration 1992–2002, 2005–06, 2011–12, 2017
First appearance July 7, 1992
Last appearance February 16, 2017
Cause/reason Left Town
Created by Sheri Anderson
Introduced by Ken Corday and Tom Langan (1992)
Ken Corday and Stephen Wyman (2005)
Ken Corday, Noel Maxam and Greg Meng (2011)
Fullname Austin Samuel Reed
Gender Male
Born July 16,1970 (originally 1975)
Age 48
Occupation Forensic accountant
Accounting professor
Business Executive
Residence Zurich, Switzerland
Austin Reed
Patrick Muldoon As Austin Reed
Family Reed family
Roberts family
Parents Curtis Reed
Kate Roberts
Victor Kiriakis (step) (1993–94)
Roman Brady (step) (2003–05)
Stefano DiMera(step) (2009–12)
Andre DiMera(step) (2017–18)
Siblings Billie Reed
Lucas Horton
Rex Brady
Cassie Brady
Philip Kiriakis
Spouses Sami Brady (1995–97)
Carrie Brady (1997–99, 2006–)
Children Noah Reed
Nieces and nephews Chelsea Brady
Will Horton
Allie Horton
Tyler Kiriakis
Emily Lockhart

Austin Samuel Reed is a fictional character from the NBC soap opera Days of Our Lives portrayed by Patrick Muldoon from 1992 to 1995 and September 26, 2011 to July 24, 2012. The role was also portrayed by Austin Peck from 1995 to 2002, and again from 2005 to 2006. Austin's birth name is unknown, when his father, Curtis, took the children, he changed their names to prevent Kate Roberts from finding them. All that is known is that his original surname was Brown. Muldoon reprised the role as Austin Reed on September 26, 2011.

On September 26, 2011, Austin and Carrie returned to Salem. It was revealed that Austin had become a Forensic Accountant after Mythic Communications had been forced to close down.

In October 2015, Austin couldn't attend his nephew Will’s funeral.

On September 14, 2016, it was announced that Peck would return to the series again along his on-screen wife Carrie Brady (Christie Clark). Their first air date was January 11, 2017, and last aired February 16, 2017.

2017 ReturnEdit

Austin returns along with Carrie Brady, when Carrie is called to help her mother Anna DiMera and Marlena Evans get out of a police charge. Carrie manages to get the charges dropped and Anna is released into her custody, but when Carries back is turned, Anna runs.