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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 4 September 1970Hampstead, London, England, UK
Birth NameIone Skye Leitch
Nickname Peyote
Height 5' 5" (1.65 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Ione Skye was born on September 4, 1970 in Hampstead, London, England as Ione Skye Leitch. She is an actress and writer, known for Say Anything... (1989), Four Rooms (1995) and River's Edge (1986). She has been married to Ben Lee since December 29, 2008. They have one child. She was previously married to Adam Horovitz.

Spouse (2)

Ben Lee (29 December 2008 - present) (1 child)
Adam Horovitz (1991 - 1999) (divorced)

Trivia (21)

Name is pronounced Eye-oh-nee Sky.
Graduated from Hollywood High.
Reportedly given the middle name Skye because she was conceived on the isle of Skye, Scotland.
Daughter of singer Donovan and Enid Karl, younger sister of Donovan Leitch Jr..
Sister-in-law of Kirsty Hume and Jason P.Rothberg (Astrella's husband).
Her first husband, Adam Horovitz, is rapper/singer "Ad Rock" of the Beastie Boys.
Appears in David Fincher's Zodiac (2007) for which the recurrent theme music is her father (Donovan)'s song "Hurdy Gurdy Man".
Shares the same birthday as sister-in-law Kirsty Hume.
Lived with Anthony Kiedis, singer with the Red Hot Chili Peppers, from 1987 to 1990.
Ex-sister-in-law of Shaun Ryder who was married with her half-sister Oriole Nebula.
Ex-daughter-in-law of Israel Horovitz.
Ex-sister-in-law of Rachael Horovitz and Matthew Horovitz.
Aunt of Violet Lilac Jean Leitch, aunt of Coco Sian Ryder and Sebastian Kerr Pisal (Oriole's children).
Half-sister of singer Astrella Celeste and Oriole Nebula by her father side.
Stepdaughter of Linda Lawrence her father's wife.
Granddaughter of Winnyfred Philips and Donald Leitch.
Has been painting since she was a teenager. She has shown in Tokyo and Los Angeles.
Gave birth to her 1st child, a daughter Kate Netto, with her now ex-boyfriend David Netto.
Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 39, a daughter Goldie Priya Lee on September 24, 2009. Child's father is her 2nd husband, Ben Lee.
Engaged to musician Ben Lee. [January 2008]
Her father is from a Scottish family. Her mother is from an Ashkenazi Jewish family (from Galicia, in Eastern Europe, and Hungary).

Personal Quotes (1)

I was so happy to fall in love with an interior decorator! You know, he just moves things around at night or whenever, and it's just amazing; it just completely changes.

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