Lea Michele Biography

Published On Jan 18, 2016
Facts of Lea Michele
Date of Birth: 1986 , August-29
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 3 Inch
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In 2006, Lea began her love affairs with Matthew Morrison. Matthew Morrison is also an American actor. He is also an established singer, songwriter and dancer. They also acted together in the TV series, Glee. They broke up after being in love for several months.

Few months later after she called off her first love life, she was seen with Landon Beard. Landon Beard is an actor. He is mainly a stage actor. They dated each other for two years and they broke up in 2008.

In the summer of 2008, Lea was seen with John Lloyd Young. John Lloyd Young is also an actor and he is also an established singer. They dated each other for several months and they got separated in 2009.

At the end of 2009, Lea was romantically linked with Theo Stockman. Theo is also an actor and a singer. He is also famous for being a disc jockey. He is a Broadway actor. They dated each other till September 2011.

One month later, Lea was seen with Cory Monteith. Cory Monteith was her Glee co star. He was an actor and musician from Canada. They dated each other from November 2011 and they were together till Cory's death. Cory died on 13th of July 2013 later it was revealed that he died of "a mixed drug toxicity". He used a heavy dose of heroin and alcohol a night before he died.

In April 2014, Lea met an actor and a model Matthew Paetz when she was working in the music video of her single, On My Way. It is said that they began dating since June 2014 and they began living together three months later. They also revealed that they will get married soon.

Lea joined Rockland Country Day School as a child and there she received her elementary education. She began giving auditions in the stage shows. She also gave several musical auditions during that time. One day, she went to an audition to give a company for her friend but she came out from there getting a role for herself. Then she appeared in the Ragtime during 1997. She made her Broadway acting debut in 1995 and that was in Les Misérables. Her breakthrough role came in 2009 after she began starring the role of Rachel Berry in the television series, Rachel Berry. Her net worth is said to be around $10 million. 

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Born in The Bronx, New York City

August 29 , 1986

Lea who is also well known from her nicknames Lee and Lele was born as Lea Michele Sarfati in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States of America to Marc Sarfati and Edith Sarfati. She is an American and is of Turkish and Italian descent.

Made her Broadway debut

1995

Lea joined Rockland Country Day School as a child and there she received her elementary education. She began giving auditions in the stage shows. She also gave several musical auditions during that time. She made her Broadway acting debut in 1995 and that was in Les Misérables.

Was homeschooled

1997

One day, she went to an audition to give a company for her friend but she came out from there getting a role for herself. Then she appeared in the Ragtime during 1997. During that year, she was homeschooled for several months

Appeared in the musical Fiddler on the Roof

2004

After making her Broadway debut in 1995, she appeared in the 1998 original Broadway cast of Ragtime. She began appearing in various shows. Then in 2004, she appeared in the musical Fiddler on the Roof playing the role of Shprintze.

Appeared in the television series, Glee

2009

American actress, Lea Michele is renowned in the world for starring the role of Rachel Berry in the television series Glee. She appeared in this since for the first time in 2009 and she appeared till its ending.

Began dating Matthew Morrison

2006

In 2006, Lea began her love affairs with Matthew Morrison. Matthew Morrison is also an American actor. He is also an established singer, songwriter and dancer. They also acted together in the TV series, Glee. They broke up after being in love for several months.

Began dating Landon Beard

2006

Few months later after she called off her first love life, she was seen with Landon Beard. Landon Beard is an actor. He is mainly a stage actor. They dated each other for two years and they broke up in 2008.

Dated John Lloyd Young

2008

In the summer of 2008, Lea was seen with John Lloyd Young. John Lloyd Young is also an actor and he is also an established singer. They dated each other for several months and they got separated in 2009.

Began dating Theo Stockman

2009

At the end of 2009, Lea was romantically linked with Theo Stockman. Theo is also an actor and a singer. He is also famous for being a disc jockey. He is a Broadway actor. They dated each other till September 2011.

Began dating Cory Monteith

2011

One month later, Lea was seen with Cory Monteith. Cory Monteith was her Glee co star. He starred the role of Finn Hudson in this TV series. He was an actor and musician from Canada. They dated each other from November 2011

Her boyfriend Cory died

July 13 , 2013

She dated Cory from the end of 2011 till his death. Cory died on 13th of July 2013 later it was revealed that he died of "a mixed drug toxicity". He used a heavy dose of heroin and alcohol a night before he died.

Began dating Matthew Paetz

2014

In April 2014, Lea met an actor and a model Matthew Paetz when she was working in the music video of her single, On My Way. It is said that they began dating since June 2014 and they began living together three months later. 

Released her debut album, Louder

February 28 , 2014

Besides acting, Lea is also a great singer. She has been singing since she was child. As a child, she also gave her audition in several musical shows. Finally on 28th of February 2014, she released her debut album and it was released under the title Louder. 

Won People's Choice Awards, USA

2012

In 2012, she got her first nomination in People's Choice Awards, USA. She was also honored with this award that year. She won this award for Favorite TV Comedy Actress. Next year, she was also honored with this award from two different categories.

Won Satellite Awards

2009

Till now, she has been nominated in Satellite Awards twice and out of these two nominations, she has been honored only once. She won this award for the first time in 2009 for Best Actress in a Series, Comedy or Musical.