|Tristan Lake Leabu as Reed Hellstrom|
|The Young and the Restless|
|Portrayed by:|| Asher & Cole (2007-2008) |
Quin & Reed Barton (2008-2009)
Max Page (2009-2015)
Tristan Lake Leabu (2016-)
|Duration:|| 2007-2015 & 2016-|
|First appearance:|| December 3, 2007|
|Created by:|| Lynn Marie Latham |
|Family:|| Hellstrom family |
|Full name:|| Reed Newman Hellstrom|
|Born:|| December 3, 2001 |
(originally December 3, 2007)
|Residence:||Genoa City, Wisconsin|
- Asher & Cole [Last name unknown] (11/2007-01/2008; recurring)
- Quin & Reed Baron (03/2008-11/2009; recurring)
- Max Page (11/2009-01/2015; recurring)
- Tristan Lake Leabu (12/2016-present)
Reed Newman Hellstrom is the son of Jeffrey Todd "J.T." Hellstrom and Victoria Newman. He was born on December 3, 2007 (later changed to December 3, 2001). Reed has four half-siblings, Eve Howard II (deceased), Dylan Hellstrom, John "Johnny" Abbott IV and Katherine "Katie" Newman.
At the time of his birth, Victoria was unsure of if her ex-husband Bradley "Brad" Carlton or her fiancée J.T. was his father. A few weeks before Reed's birth, Victoria was hit by a falling rock and was left comatose. Reed was later delivered by an emergency c-section. DNA test later revealed J.T. to be Reed's father.
J.T. and Victoria married about a month and a half later following Victoria awaken from her coma. J.T. and Victoria remained happy together as a family for a few years.
In 2010, J.T. and Victoria divorced. J.T. wanted full custody of Reed because he didn't like Victoria's father Victor Newman's influence over his son. J.T. and Victoria continued to fight for custody of their son. J.T. wins full custody of Reed following Victor making J.T. late to the court case.
Victoria and J.T. quickly moved on. Victoria get involved with William "Billy" Abbott and J.T. get involved with Mackenzie Browning. Later that year, J.T. and a pregnant Mackenzie get married and leave town with Reed in toe when Mac get a new job in Washington D.C.
J.T. and Mackenzie later welcome a son Dylan. While Victoria and Billy try to have a child. Billy later has a children Johnny with Chelsea Lawson and Victoria adopted him soon after his birth. Reed visits Billy and Victoria from time to time. Recently, Victoria welcomed Reed's new younger half-sister. At the end of the year of 2016 Reed came back to town asking his mother if he could stay but Victoria tells him his that his father has custody of him but lets him stay