Jane Leeves is an English actress, model, comedian, singer, dancer, and producer. Jane Leeves is most popularly renowned for performing Daphne Moon on the television series ‘Fraiser’ as well as Joy Scroggs in the comedy ‘Hot in Cleveland’. The famous star has been nominated for a Golden Globe Award as well as an Emmy Award for Daphne Moon.
Table of Biography
Early Life and Childhood
Jane Leeves was born on 18 April 1961 and her birthplace is East Grinstead, Essex, England. Later, she migrated to Ilford, Sussex, and then Crawley, West Sussex. Currently, she is 59 years old. Her birth name is Jane Elizabeth Leeves whereas her zodiac sign is Aries. Similarly, her father and mother are Colin Leeves and Ruth Leeves. By profession, her mother was a nurse whereas her father was an engineer.
She was born in a family with other three blessing siblings which include one brother and two sisters. Her brother’s name is Richard Leeves whereas her sister’s names are Alison Leeves and Kate Leeves respectively.
Moreover, she is of a white accent and holds British nationality. During childhood, Jane learned Ballet from the Bush Davies School of Dance as well as worked being a model until she debuted in her first film in Monty Python’s The Meaning of Life. However, Jane had to quit her ballet dancing career because of an ankle injury. Furthermore, the educational background of Jane Leeves is still unrevealed.
Career and Professional life
Jane Leeves’s career started when she first emerged in the 1981 TV film ‘Nice to See You’. Subsequently, she was starred as Hill’s Angel in ‘The Benny Hill Show’ in the year 1983. After this, Leeves started performing the character Prudence Anne “Blue” Bartlett in ‘Throb’. The great personality was starred as Audrey Cohen in the comedy ‘Murphy Brown’.
Additionally, she was appeared performing in ‘Seinfeld’ as the character of Marla Penny. Thereafter, Leeves annexed to the cast of the drama ‘Frasier’ in the character of Daphne Moon. The wonderful star starred in the Christmas fantasy film named ‘Miracle on 34th Street’ in 1994. After two years, she performed as a voice artist for the movie ‘Pandora’s Clock’ in 1996
In the year 1998 Leeves assisted as an actress to ‘Hercules: The Animated Series’. Without any further delay, she starred in the drama movies named Music of the Heart and The Event consequently.
The gorgeous actress emerged in seven episodes of ‘Misconception’ and an episode of ‘Twenty Good Years’ in 2006. After two years of periods, she also starred in two chapters of ‘The Starter Pack’.
Likewise, in the year 2009, she began working as a voice artist for the animated series named Phineas and Ferb. Earlier that year, she was cast in Endless Bummer. Moving ahead about her career, she was then cast as Dr. Graham in ‘Desperate Housewives’ in 2010.
In 2010, The English actress also starred as Joy Scroggs in ‘Hot in Cleveland’ where she performed that role for 5years until 2015.
Awards and Nominations
Talking about the awards and achievements that Jane Leeves has achieved till now, she has outplayed her potential in many movies and series but she was mainly recognized by the public notably in Frasier and Hot in Cleveland. Wrapping up her total nominations and awards, she has been nominated in Viewers for Quality Television in the category Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy Series in 1994, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000 for ‘Frasier’. Also, she has won the Viewer for Quality Television Awards as Best Supporting Actress in a Quality Comedy Series in the year 1995.
In addition, Leeves has been nominated in Screen Actors Guild Awards as Brilliant Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for the series Frasier in the years 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2002 whereas in the year 2000 she won the Screen Actors Guild Award for the same category.
Similarly, she has been chosen as Best Supporting Actress- Series, Ministries, or Television Film in Golden Globe Awards twice in her career till now in 1995 and 2004. Likewise, Leeves was nominated twice in Satellite Awards in 2000 and 2004 under the category Best Actress- Television Series Musical of Comedy for Frasier.
Also, she has been nominated for Screen Actors Guild Awards for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for the series Hot in Cleveland.
Net worth and income
Talking about the net worth and income of Jane Leeves, she has a good career in the film industry and has been earning handsome money from her acting career. Leeves has a happy family and lives a comfortable life through her earning. According to some sources, the net worth of her is $16 million.
However, her annual salary or monthly salary and her other assets, as well as property details, are still unknown to the public.
Personal life and Relationships
Jane Leeves is currently a married woman. Leeves married Marshall Coben who is a CBS Paramount Television executive, from 21 December 1996. The couple has two children named Isabella Kathryn Coben and Finn William Leeves Coben.
However, the stunning actress has never been part of any rumors or controversy that has made her confront the media. Also, there is no information regarding her past relationship and breakup until now.
Body Measurement and Social Media
The beautiful actress has got a slim body appearance. Jane stands tall with a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78m). Similarly, she has been able to maintain her health and body properly and she weighs 60kgs. Moreover, her body figure is 34-27-36. Also, she has dark brown hair color as well as dark brown eye color.
The famous actress is active and one of the popular personalities on social media. She has got her official Twitter account named Jane Leeves which has 59.3k followers whereas she has also got her official Instagram account under the name @officialjaneleeves and Leeves has got nearly 26.3k followers in there.