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Lea Michele


Lea Michele Sarfati was born in the Bronx, New York to parents Edith Thomasina (Porcelli), a nurse, and Mark David Sarfati, a delicatessen owner-turned-real estate agent. Her mother is of Italian descent (from Rome and Naples), and her father is of Sephardi Jewish ancestry (from Turkey and Greece). Lea was raised Catholic. She grew up in Tenafly, ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 10 wins & 27 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Glee
Glee Rachel Berry / Tina Cohen-Chang
(2009-2015)
New Year's Eve
New Year's Eve Elise (segment "Elevator")
(2011)
Scream Queens
Scream Queens Hester Ulrich
(2015-2016)

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 2017 The Mayor (TV Series) (pre-production)
Valentina Barella
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Valentina Barella
 2017 Dimension 404 (TV Series)
Amanda
- Matchmaker (2017) ... Amanda
 2014 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series)
Gertie
 2011 New Year's Eve
Elise (segment "Elevator")
 2000 Third Watch (TV Series)
Sammi
- Spring Forward, Fall Back (2000) ... Sammi
 1998 Buster & Chauncey's Silent Night (Video)
Christina (voice)
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Other Works:

Spring Awakening Original Cast Recording - "Wendla Bergmann" See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 3 Articles | 13 Pictorials | 83 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

The Cast of Glee | Lea Michelle

Height:

5' 2½" (1.59 m)
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Personal Quote:

It's really important to be kind to yourself and to be complimentary. See more »

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Has starred in commercials and advertisements for GAP, Dove, Chevrolet and HP TouchPad. See more »

Nickname:

Lee See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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