Leah Remini is an American actress, author, former Scientologist, and Scientology critic, well known for playing the role of Carrie Heffernan on the television series The King of Queens. Besides, she is also known for co-producing and hosting the Emmy Award–winning A&E documentary series Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath.
Leah Remini was born as Leah Marie Remini on June 15, 1970, in New York City, NY to Vicki Marshall (mother) and George Remini (father). Her father was the owner of an asbestos removal company while her mother worked as a schoolteacher.
Her parents split up in 1977 and her mother, Vicki married Dennis Farrara who was already a member of the Church of Scientology.
As per nationality, she is an American nationality and belongs to mixed (Austrian Jewish and Sicilian) ethnicity. Her sun sign is Gemini.
She has an older sister named Nicole Remini and a brother named Michael Remini. Also, she had four half-sisters, Christine Castelluchi, Elizabeth, and Stephanie Remini (died of cancer in 2013), Shannon Farrara.
The American actress and author Leah Remini has been rumored to have gone through surgeries.
Those news are not fact. Well, she admits to having Botox injection, she jokingly admitted the fact via her tweet.
Leah Remini is a married woman who shared her wedding vows to her longtime boyfriend turned husband, Angelo Pagan. He is a popular singer who used to be a member of the band, Salsa Caliente.
Angelo proposed her with a candle-lit dinner and after a long affair, they tied a knot on July 19th, 2003 along with relatives and family members.
After a year of their marriage, the couple welcomed their first child, a daughter Sofia Bella Pagan, on 16th June 2004. Till date, the family is living their blissful life in California,USA.
According to Celebritynetworth, the Comic actress has an estimated net worth of $20 million, as of July 2019. She earns a massive amount from her career.
As per some online sources, the television actor makes an average salary that ranges from $150k to $1 million as per their work. Likewise, a TV show host makes an average salary of $70,632.
Similarly, her husband Angelo has a net worth of $5 million. Besides, Leah owns a house in California worth $3.75 million. and also has a Rolls Royce car worth $250k.
In 1988, Leah started her career with a show Head of the Class. Next, she made another show with a 12 episode Who’s The Boss in 1989.
In 1992, she began her first television movie, Getting Up and Going Home. Then, she was cast as the voice of Sagan Cruz in the French-American animated series Phantom 2040, in 1994.
Moreover, she appeared in the famous web series In the Motherhood. In 1995, she appeared in a popular TV series Friends with Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Matthew Perry, and Lisa Kudrow.
In 2014, Remini starred in her own reality show, Leah Remini: It's All Relative, on TLC. She is co-starring with Jennifer Lopez in the upcoming romantic comedy, Second Act.
In 2017, she appeared with Charlie Sheen in Fred Wolf’s directorial venture Mad Families. Also, she appeared in Handsome: A Netflix Mystery Movies along with Jeff Garlin.
In addition, she published her memoir, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology, through Ballantine Books, on November 3, 2015.
She is an American actress, author, former Scientologist, and Scientology critic.
Leah Remini is a married Angelo Pagan.
Sofia Bella Pagan.
Nicole Remini, Shannon Farrara, Stephanie Remini and Christina Castelluchi.