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For nine seasons, Leah Remini starred in the hit comedy series, The King of Queens. The show continues to enjoy huge success through daily syndication, airing in over 33 countries. Remini produced and starred in the one of the earliest and most successful comedic web series, In the Motherhood. She co-produced a series of webisodes for the Suave/Sprint brands under the In the Motherhood banner. The highly successful series drew over 5 million viewers to the site.
In her first jump behind the camera, Remini co-produced the Inside Out: Leah Remini wedding and baby specials for VH1. On the big screen, Remini starred in Old School, alongside Luke Wilson, Vince Vaughn and Will Ferrell. In 2010, Remini helped launch and was co-host of the first season of the daytime talk show, The Talk and recently starred in the ABC series Family Tools.
A fixture on television since the age of 18, Remini has had memorable recurring roles on NYPD Blue, Friends, Saved by the Bell, Who’s the Boss?, Fired Up, Evening Shade, and Cheers. She landed her first starring role in the Who’s the Boss? spin-off series, Living Dolls opposite Halle Berry, and her first appearance on network television was on an episode of ABC’s Head of the Class.
Remini got her start as an actress on HBO’s anthology series Vietnam War Story. Remini finds great joy in her philanthropic work with numerous and diverse military, women and children’s charities. She resides in Los Angeles with her husband and daughter.
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