Leah Remini was born on June 15, 1970 in the Brooklyn district of New York. At the age of 13, she moved with her mother and sister to Los Angeles. Then the whole family joins the Church of Scientology, and Leah grows according to the precepts of the Church.
Leah Remini Biography
The young woman becomes a dedicated Scientologist, and at the same time develops a taste for comedy. She starts to skim the castings. To gain independence she works for a telemarketing company. At the end of the 80s, she won her first appearances on the small screen (Madame is served, be prof and shut up) then landed a role in the series Livings Dolls, spin-off of Madame is served. The young actress stands out and follows series in the 90s (Saved by the Gong, Ghost 2040, First time out, Fired up).
In 1998, the series The King of Queens revealed it to the general public. She held one of the main roles, that of the wife of Kevin James, until 2007. She then moved away from film sets to devote to animation with the presentation of the show The Talk on CBS in 2010. She returns then to her kind of predilection, the comedy, then integrates the casting of the series Family Tools (2013), then that of The Exes (2014).
In July 2013, Leah Remini announces she is leaving the Church of Scientology. Since the actress never stops to testify to her 30 years spent within the organization. In November 2015, she published the book Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology, in which she criticized the organization and one of its most influential members, actor Tom Cruise.
The actress then produces two back-to-back documentaries from Scientology; Leah Remini: It’s All Relative (2014) and Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath (2016).
On the private side, since July 2003, Leah Remini is married to Angelo Pagan, met in 1996. The couple has a daughter, Sofia Bella, born on June 16, 2004.
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Distinctive Features: Full lips
Measurements: 37-30-36 in or 94-76-91.5 cm
Dress Size: 12 (US) or 42 (EU)
Bra Size: 34C