Leah Remini Net Worth, Age, Wiki, Bio, Husband, Kids


Leah Remini is an American actress, producer, and anti-Scientology activist best known for her role as Carrie Heffernan on the long-running sitcom ‘The King of Queens’. Since leaving Scientology, she has become an outspoken critic of the controversial organization.

Leah Remini avoiding paparazzi


Full NameLeah Marie Remini
Also Known AsLee-Lee
Profession(s)Actress, Producer, Activist
Date of BirthJune 15, 1970
Age53 years old (As of 2023)
Place of BirthBrooklyn, New York, United States
Zodiac SignGemini
Ancestry & HeritageSicilian, Austrian Jewish

Physical Stats

Height5′ 3″ (160 cm)
WeightAround 140 lbs (63 kg)
Body Measurements34-28-35 in (86-71-89 cm)
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourDark Brown
Leah Remini with Kevin James

Family & Relationships

ParentsGeorge Remini (Father), Vicki Marshall (Mother)
SiblingsNicole Remini (Sister)
AffairsAngelo Pagan (1996-2004)
Partner/SpouseAngelo Pagan (m. 2003)
ChildrenSofia Bella Pagan (Daughter)

Education & Early Life

SchoolingAttended Dwight Morrow High School
Higher EducationDropped out to pursue acting
Early LifeGrew up in Brooklyn in a working-class Sicilian family. Mother was a school teacher.
Early InfluencesOld comedy shows, Lucille Ball


DebutFirst TV role in short-lived sitcom Head of the Class (1989)
Significant WorksThe King of Queens (1998-2007), The Talk (2010-2011), Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath (2016-2019)
Awards & NominationsNominated for 4 Emmys for The King of Queens
FilmographyOld School (2003), Second Act (2018)
Voice WorkBoo on Monsters, Inc. (2001), Femme Fatale in Phineas and Ferb (2011)
Tours & Live Shows20-city speaking tour about Scientology in 2018
CollaborationsCo-hosted The Talk, partnered with A&E for Scientology docuseries
DocumentariesLeah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath
Leah Remini with friends

Net Worth & Assets

Net WorthEstimated at $20 million
PropertiesHomes in Los Angeles and Clearwater, Florida
Business VenturesLeah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath podcast
InvestmentsRestaurant chain in Florida called Leah’s Kitchen

Trivia & Miscellaneous

Hobbies & InterestsDancing, cooking Italian food
ControversiesPublic feud with Church of Scientology
Philanthropy & ActivismAdvocates for rights of ex-Scientologists, work with LGBTQ charities
Public ImageOutspoken, bold, unapologetic about her opinions
Personal ChallengesLeaving Scientology, rebuilding life after split
Notable Interviews20/20, Joe Rogan Experience, Howard Stern Show
Publications & BooksTroublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology (2015)
Personal AnecdotesExperiences growing up in Brooklyn, life in Scientology
Quotes“No one is going to tell me how I need to think, no one is going to tell me who I can, and cannot, talk to.”
Leah Remini at senior prom

Social Media & Online Presence

Instagram Handle@leahremini
Twitter Handle@LeahRemini
Facebook HandleLeah Remini
Youtube ChannelLeah Remini’s Scientology and the Aftermath

Legacy & Influence

Cultural ReferencesPortrayed on South Park, Family Guy
Achievements Outside Primary ProfessionSuccessful producer, podcast and book author
MentorshipInspired many ex-Scientologists to speak out
LegacyHelped expose abuses within Scientology through activism and show. Regarded as brave whistleblower on the controversial organization.