Leah Marie Remini (born June 15, 1970) is an American actress and comedian. She is best known for her role as Carrie Heffernan on The King of Queens (1998–2007). Prior to The King of Queens, she was known for her six-episode stint as Stacey Carosi in 1991 on Saved by the Bell. She was a co-host on The Talk before being fired in 2011.
Leah Remini was born in Brooklyn, New York to Vicki Marshall, a schoolteacher, and George Remini who owned an asbestos removal company. Her mother is of Austrian Jewish background and her father of Italian (Sicilian) descent. Remini has an older sister, Nicole Remini (born 1969), and four half-sisters. Remini was baptized as a Catholic as an infant, but at age 9, after her mother, Vicki Marshall, joined the Church of Scientology, Remini was raised a Scientologist. Remini moved to Los Angeles, California, at age 13 with her mother to pursue an acting career...
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