Birth Name: Leah Marie Remini
Place of Birth: Brooklyn, New York City, New York, U.S.
Date of Birth: June 15, 1970
*Austrian Jewish (mother)
Leah Remini is an American actress, producer, author, and comedian. She is known for her role as Carrie Heffernan on the sitcom The King of Queens.
Leah is the daughter of Vicki (re-marriage surname Marshall) and George Remini. Her father’s background is Sicilian, and Catholic. Her mother is Jewish, of Austrian Jewish descent.
Leah is married to Puerto Rican actor Angelo Pagán, with whom she has a daughter.
Leah was baptized Catholic. She practiced Scientology, before leaving the group and becoming anti-Scientology activist. In 2015, she stated that she is exploring Catholicism.