Leah Remini has been active for a very long time in the entertainment industry as an actress, author, critic. In fact, she has done several excellent works for which she should be remembered.
At the age of nine, the actress who was initially a Catholic followed her mother to join Scientology. She grew up in the church and became a severe member, defending it vehemently against criticism.
|Full Name:||Leah Remini|
|Age:||49 years old|
|Birth Date:||June 15, 1970|
|Birth Place:||New York, USA|
|Father’s Name:||George Remini|
|Mother’s Name:||Vicki Marshall|
|Profession:||Actress and Comedian|
|Height:||5 feet 3 inches (1.60m)|
|Net Worth:||$ 20 Million|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed(Austrian Jewish and Sicilian)|
|Hair Color:||Light Brown|
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Waist Size:||30 inch|
|Bra Size:||37 inch|
|Hip Size:||36 inch|
Leah Remini was born on 15 June 1970, in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. Her zodiac sign is Gemini.
Leah holds a mixed ethnicity as her mother is of Austrian Jewish background whereas her father is Italian. Moreover, she holds American nationality.
Leah spent her childhood with her parents in a church. She started learning Scientology from her childhood.
Leah Remini’s father, George Remini, was the owner of the company related to asbestos. Asbestos can be used as an insulating and fire-resistant material. Her father shares blood with Sicilian ancestry.
Her mother, Vicki Marshan, was a school teacher. She has a brother named Michael, and an elder sister Nicole and four half-sisters. Sadly, in 2013, two of her half-sisters: Christine, Stephanie, died of cancer. Later, Leah dropped the school in order to pursue an acting career.
Leah Remini started with a 12 episode show named ‘Who’s The Boss‘ in 1989. After that, she started her career as a Television actress with various shows like ‘First Time Out,‘ ‘Saved By The Bell,‘ ‘Cheers‘ ‘Fired Up,‘ in 1993.
Leah auditioned for the show F.R.I.E.N.D.S. in 1994, but unfortunately, the role was taken by Courteney Cox, however, after a year Leah she appeared in the episode of the same show ‘The One With The Birth.’
She then had a long run of nine episodes of the show ‘The King of Queens‘ until 2007. In 2003, Leah also worked as a comedian in the movie ‘Old School‘ along with the television shows.
Also, Leah worked in nine episodes of ‘In The Motherhood,’ she worked as a guest on many other shows. Later, in 2011, Leah signed a talent development deal with ABC. She also did a comedy show ‘Family Tools.’
Leah was in ‘Dancing With The Stars’ season 17 and reached till 5th position. Also, she is the producer of the series ‘Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath.’
Moreover, she has received huge appreciation for her writing skills in her memoir Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology. The memoir was about her life’s experience with Scientology and Christianity and the reasons for leaving it.
In 1996, Leah Remini met Angelo Pagan in a Cuban restaurant in 1996. After a few periods, they fall in love and decided to marry soon. Angelo has three children from previous relationships.
The couple tied a knot on July 19, 2003. Furthermore, their daughter, Sofia, was born on 16 June 2004, one day after Leah’s 34th birthday.
Leah Remini has a height of 5 feet 3 inches and weighs about 59kg. Her hair color is light brown, whereas her eyes have a dark brown color. Moreover, her dress size is 2 US, bra size is 34 C, and shoe size is 6 US. Likewise, her body measurements are 37-30-36 inches.
Throughout her career in the entertainment business, she has made a fortune for herself.
As of 2019, Leah Marie has a Net Worth of $20 million
She is also an author of the New York Times Bestseller book. Having such net worth has also made her take part in philanthropic works.
Leah, along with her popularity, holds a huge number of fan followers on her social media.
Instagram: 2.5 million followers
Twitter: 661k followers