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Lea Michele


Lea Michele Sarfati was born in The Bronx, New York to parents Edith, a nurse, and Marc Sarfati, a delicatessen owner. Her mother is Italian American and Roman Catholic while her father is of Turkish Sephardi Jewish ancestry, and Lea was raised Catholic. Even though she was born in New York, Lea was raised in Tenafly, New Jersey where she ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 8 wins & 17 nominations. See more awards »

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 2017 Bollywood Superstar Monkey (announced)
Pinki (voice)
 2015 Scream Queens (TV Series)
Brittany
- Episode #1.14 (2015) ... Brittany
- Episode #1.15 (2015) ... Brittany
- Episode #1.13 (2015) ... Brittany
- Episode #1.12 (2015) ... Brittany
- Episode #1.11 (2015) ... Brittany
 2014 Sons of Anarchy (TV Series)
Gertie
- Smoke 'em If You Got 'em (2014) ... Gertie
 2011 New Year's Eve
Elise - Elevator Story
 2010 The Simpsons (TV Series)
Sarah
- Elementary School Musical (2010) ... Sarah (voice)
 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:

Stage Musical: Ragtime - playing The Little Girl, Broadway, New York City, USA. After Lea finished up her run in Les Miserables, Lea originated the role of The Little Girl in the musical Ragtime in 1998. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 3 Articles | 13 Pictorials | 82 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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I had so many people telling me 'NO' and giving me these limits in my life. It's so funny what can happen once you just decide to not listen to them. See more »

Trivia:

Before her audition for Glee (2009), she rented a car and ended up in a car crash minutes before her audition. She ditched the car on the side of the road and ran to her audition. She had chunks of glass stuck in her hair, but was not injured. See more »

Nickname:

Lele See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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