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Lea Thompson is an American actress, director and TV producer, who is best-known as the titular character of Caroline in The City and Kathryn Kennish at Switched at Birth, for her portrait of Lorraine Baines in the Back to the Future Trilogy.
Lea Thompson Net Worth:$14 million
Lea Katherine Thompson
Lea Thompson is currently 59 according to her birthdate May 31, 1961
Rochester, Minnesota, United States
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States
Lea earned scholarships to study at the American Ballet Theatre, the San Francisco Ballet, and the Pennsylvania Ballet.
Other than that, Lea also attended Marshall-University High School.
Actress, Dancer, Director, Producer
- Father – Clifford Thompson
- Mother – Barbara Barry Thompson
- Siblings – Coleen Goodrich (Sister), Shannon Katona (Sister), Andrew (Brother) (Ballet Dancer), Barry (Brother)
Lea is represented by Innovative Artists and Gilbertson Entertainment.
5 ft 3 in or 160 cm
56 kg or 123.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Lea’s name has been linked to –
- Dennis Quaid (1983-1989)
- Eric Stoltz (1987)
- Howard Deutch (1987-Present) – She married film director Howard Deutch on July 23, 1989. The couple has 2 daughters named Madelyn Deutch (b. 1991) and Zoey Deutch (b. 1994), both of whom are well-known writers and actresses.
Race / Ethnicity
She has Irish, English, Scottish-Irish / Northern Irish, Swiss-German, and far-ff Dutch ancestry.
She often tends to dye her hair light brown.
- Dimpled cheeks
- Thin lips
Lea has appeared in commercials for various brands such as –
- Chevrolet (1996)
- Mall of America (1996)
- Twix (1984)
- Burger King (1982)
Lea Thompson Favorite Things
- Theatrical Work – Sally Bowles in the Sam Mendes’ revival of Cabaret on Broadway