Lea Michele Biography, Facts & Life Story

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Age 36 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth August 29, 1986

Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Height 5 ft, 2 inches (1.57 m)
Weight 53 kg (117 lbs)
Waist 24 inches
Hips 34 inches
Dress Size 6 (US)
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Nickname Lee, Lele
Full Name Lea Michele Sarfati
Profession Actress
Nationality American
Birthplace The Bronx, New York, United States
Religion Christianity
Zodiac Sign Virgo

A well-known, multi-talented star, Lea Michele Sarfati is an American actress, singer, songwriter, and author. She is mainly known for her productions of ‘Les Miserables’ (1995-1996), ‘Ragtime’ (1997-1999), and many more that are worth watching.

Additionally, Lea Michele has appeared in Fiddler on the Roof (2004–2005), and Spring Awakening (2006–2008) for which she gained much praise from the viewers.


Lea Michele rose to fame after playing the role of Rachel Berry on the Fox Series named ‘Glee’ (2009-2015) for which she earned a nomination of an Emmy Award.

The multi-skilled star debuted with ‘New Year’s Eve’ (2011), and later, she signed Columbia Records in 2012.

In 2013, she then released her debut single titled ‘Cannonball’followed by her debut studio album, Louder (2014), which ranked at number 4 on the Billboard 200 chart in the United States.

After three years, Michele released her second music album named ‘Places’ in 2017. And luckily, it was debuted at number 28th on the Billboard 200.

In 2019, Lea Michele then released her third studio album named ‘Christmas in the City’.

As an author, she has published her two books titled ‘Brunette Ambition (2014) and You First: Journal Your Way to Your Best Life (2015).


Lea Michele is the recipient of many awards and nominations including an Emmy Award nomination, two Golden Globe nominations, and won four People’s Choice Awards, three Teen Choice Awards, and a Satellite Award. Michele and the rest of the Glee cast earned a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series from four nominations and three Grammy Award nominations.

Lea Michele Education

School Rockland Country Day School
College Tenafly High School

Lea Michele Career

Profession: Actress

Salary: $80,000

Net Worth: $12 million

Family & Relatives

Father: Marc Sarfati

Mother: Edith Sarfati



Marital Status: Married

Zandy Reich (m .2019)

Children: Not Yet

Lea Michele Favorites

Hobbies: Baking, Singing, Yoga, Dancing

Favorite Food: Vegan cupcakes

Favorite Color: Purple

Favorite TV Show:
Grey’s Anatomy

Favorite Movies:
Almost FamousGrey’s Anatomy

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