Lea Michele
Lea Michele
Celebrated Name: Lea Michele
Real Name/Full Name: Lea Michele Sarfati
Gender: Female
Age: 37 years old
Birth Date: 29 August 1986
Birth Place: The Bronx, New York, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.59 m
Weight: 53 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Zandy Reich (m. 2019)
Children: No
Profession: American actress, singer, and author
Net Worth in 2024: $12 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Lea Michele is a famous singer, author, and actress, who is best known for her role in Glee. She played the role of Rachel Berry. The actress received an Emmy and 2 Golden Globe nominations for the role of Rachel Berry. Lea started her career on the Broadway stage, and subsequently, she bagged roles in television series and movies. Let us take a quick look at how Lea Michele accumulated wealth and fame.

Maybe you know about Lea Michele very well But do you know how old and tall is she and what is her net worth in 2024? If you do not know, We have prepared this article about details of Lea Michele’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life

Lea Michele was born in New York as Lea Michele Sarfati in the year 1986 on 29th August. She was born to Edith and Mark David Sarfati! Lea is the only child of the couple. The family used to live in Bronx, New York, and then later they moved to a suburban area in New Jersey. Lea’s family rented a house in Manhattan where the family used to live while Michele would be performing on Broadway.

Michele went to Rockland Country Day School in Congers, NY. She started using, ‘’Michele’ instead of Sarfati as her surname. When Michele went for her first-ever audition, it was for Les Miserables. Lea gave her name as, ‘Lea Michele.’ She has been using it as her professional name.

In the audition, Lea sang, ‘Angel of Music’ and got selected for the role. According to her, she was just going to help her friend but landed the role. Michele went to Tenafly High School where she excelled in volleyball, debate and choir music. As a young girl, she worked at her father’s deli. She also used to work at a hairdresser shop.

Personal Life

Lea Michele was dating Cory Monteith after they were cast in the Glee series. However, Cory died of a toxic mixed drug overdose. She wrote a few songs about him after he was gone. Lea has been dating Zandy Reich since 2016. The actress continues to be a fashion icon, and her voice has touched millions of souls across the globe.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 29 August 1986, Lea Michele is 37 years old as of today’s date 28th May 2024. Her height is 1.59 m tall, and her weight is 53 kg.


Lea Michele started her career as a child actress in Broadway. It was in the year 1995 when she made her debut in Broadway. In the year 2006, her career reached new heights as she got the rock musical, ‘Spring Awakening.’ In the year 2008, she left the musical as she wanted to explore other options.

Lea bagged the role of Rachel Berry in the famous series, ‘Glee.’ She earned a lot of appreciation from fans for her take on the Barbra Streisand song, ‘Don’t Rain on My Parade.’ According to Lea’s fans, the song was made for her. People still YouTube her performance on this song, and it brings a smile to her fan’s face.

The actress was chosen as the voice of Dorothy for an animated film. In the year 2010, she was tagged as the Best Dressed List of 2010 in the People’s Magazine. Lea Michele is considered to be a fashion icon by the media.

Lea has appeared in the endorsements of Gap Inc. In the year 2011, she was in the HP TouchPad commercial as well.

Awards & Achievements

The beautiful Lea Michele has been nominated in various award functions which include Emmy and Golden Globe Awards. She won three Broadway.com Audience Awards. She received Gay People’s Choice Awards for Favourite Breakthrough Actress. Lea was also honoured with Glamour Women of the Year Awards. The actress has received many more awards, and she has also been nominated in the most prestigious award functions.

Net Worth & Salary of Lea Michele in 2024

Lea Michele Net Worth
Lea Michele Net Worth

As of May 2024, Lea Michele has a net worth of $12 million. The actress has earned all this through her television career, endorsements, voice role and singing career. She has acted in some movies as well. The actress gained a lot of popularity after her role in the series, ‘Glee.’

Lea Michele is always appreciated for her melodious voice. She has accumulated all the wealth through endorsement, TV, movie, and music videos.

Lea Michele is talented and a true rock star! She is loved by millions of people. May we see more of her in the near future!


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