Lea Michele is an Actress and singer best known for portraying Rachel Berry on Glee! She worked on Broadway shows as a child actress, starring in Les Misérables, Ragtime, and Fiddler on the roof. She is expecting a child after more than a year of being married.
Michele rose to fame with her work on the musical series of Glee which also earned her multiple Grammy Award nominations along with an Emmy and two Golden Globe nominations as well.
Is Lea Michele Married And Pregnant?
She then dated her now-husband Zandy Reich for two years before announcing her engagement on Instagram.
Lea Michele married Reich on March 9, 2019, in an intimate setting in Northern California.
It has been reported that the actress was expecting her first child as of 27th April 2020, more than a year after getting married to Reich. The news was first brought to light by People.
Lea was dating her Glee co-actor Cory Monteith in 2008. They were linked together for long and later they confirmed they were dating.
The actor later died with combined drug intoxication (overdose). They were together until he passed away in July 2013.
How much is Lea Michelle Worth? What Is Her Salary And Earnings?
With her multiple endorsements, voice roles, and her acting and singing career, she is valued at $12 million as of April 2020. Her per episode salary from the show Glee was $80,000 per episode. This figure was $75,000 per episode in 2012.
The actress has been in the industry for 24 years and has also experienced success with her projects. With her long acting career, the beautiful actress has secured a substantial amount in her name.
Here is the list of her record sale and earnings
|$1,600,000||Glee: The Music, Volume 1 (2009)|
|$807,500||Glee: The Music, Volume 2 (2009)|
|$692,500||Glee: The Music, Volume 3 Showstoppers (2010)|
|$1,103,000||Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album (2010)|
|$685,000||Glee: The Music, Volume 4 (2010)|
|$35,000||Glee: The Music, Volume 7 (2011)|
|$95,000||Glee: The Music, Volume 6 (2011)|
|$1,300,000||Glee: The Music Presents the Warblers (2011)|
|$142,500||Glee: The Music, Volume 5 (2011)|
|$25,000||Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Volume 3 (2012)|
Lea was born in the Bronx, New York on August 29, 1986. Her age is 33 years old in April 2020. She is an only child to Edith and Mark David Sarfati. She lived with her parents for four years in the Bronx.
They later moved to the suburbs in Tenafly, New Jersey. From a young age, she was performing on Broadway, so her family rented an apartment in Manhattan.
She took on multiple acting jobs and also got then took on the professional name of Lea Michelle dropping her surname ‘Sarfati’.
As a young girl, she also took an interest in Volleyball and debate. She was also engaged in choir music and worked at her father’s deli too. Later she worked in a hair salon as well.
Michelle started working as a child actor in multiple Broadway shows. She debuted as an actress with the production of ‘Les Misérables’ and went on to do ‘Ragtime’, ‘Fiddler on the Roof’, and also Spring Awakening.
Later she decided to explore more options and thus landed the role of Rachel Berry on ‘Glee’. Her acting was appreciated but her voice attracted the attention of many.
Her performances were loved by all and her songs also rose on charts. She received multiple nominations and also got chances at voice acting.
The actress came up with three studio albums after finishing Glee.
She went to perform in her concerts and her songs are also loved and adored by her fans till date. Her performance of ‘Don’t rain on my parade’ got her a lot of appreciation from fans and critiques alike.
Michele was immensely criticized and berated for her alleged rude behavior towards her co-stars and colleagues. Here is the full detail on the accusations and what we know so far.