Leslie Jordan
Leslie Jordan
Celebrated Name: Leslie Jordan
Real Name/Full Name: Leslie Alan Jordan
Gender: Male
Age: 69 years old
Birth Date: 29th April 1955
Birth Place: Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
Nationality: American
Height: 5 feet 7 inches (175cm)
Weight: 71Kg (153lbs)
Sexual Orientation: Gay
Marital Status: In a relationship
Wife/Spouse (Name): Danny Thomason
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): No
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Leslie Jordan Gay?: Yes
Profession: Actor
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $2 Million
Last Updated: July 2024

Leslie Alan Jordan is an actor, writer, and vocalist from the United States. His most well-known performances are Lonnie Garr in Hearts Afire (1993–1995), Beverly Leslie in Will & Grace (2001–2006, 2017–2020), various characters in the American Horror Story trilogy (2011–present), Sid in The Cool Kids (2018–2019), and Phil in Call Me Kat (2021).

One of his most well-known stage performances was in Sordid Lives, in which he played Earl “Brother Boy” Ingram, a role he reprised in the cult film of the same name.

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Early Life & Biography

Leslie grew up in Chattanooga, Tennessee, and graduated from Brainerd High School there. Jordan stated in a 2014 interview that growing up as a Southern Baptist was challenging for him. “I was baptized a total of 14 times. ‘Come forward, sinners!’ the pastor would exclaim every time. ‘Oooh, I was out in the woods with that boy, I better get moving,’ I’d say.”

Jordan stated his mother, Peggy Ann, was loving and accepting despite never completely knowing him during an interview on Today. Jordan’s father, Allen B. Jordan, was a major in the United States Army Reserve who died in a civilian Beechcraft Debonair plane crash at Camp Shelby, Mississippi, on March 31, 1967, when Jordan was eleven years old, along with two others.

In 1982, Jordan relocated to Los Angeles, where he became engaged with drugs and alcohol, and was arrested multiple times. Jordan started journaling every day when he was 27 years old, and it helped him recover from drug and alcohol misuse.

Jordan told Wendy Williams on her talk show in 2010 that he had been sober for thirteen years. Jordan added in the same interview that when he stopped drinking, he shared a cell with Robert Downey Jr., and that when they both appeared on Ally McBeal afterwards, Downey couldn’t remember where they had met previously.

Age, Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Being born on 29 April 1955, Leslie Jordan is 69 years old as of today’s date 25th July 2024. His height is 175 cm tall, and weight is 71 Kg.

Personal Life: wife, girlfriend, dating, divorce, kids

Jordan lives in Los Angeles, California, and is openly gay. Danny Thomason has been in a relationship with Leslie. He’s had a number of long-term relationships. Jordan prefers to keep his personal life quiet, thus there isn’t a lot of information regarding his dating life.


Jordan is known for his small stature and Southern drawl. In the film The Help, he played newspaper editor Mr. Blackly. Murphy Brown, Will & Grace, Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Star Trek: Voyager, Caroline in the City, Pee-Playhouse, Wee’s Reba, Boston Public, Boston Legal, Nash Bridges, American Horror Story, and Hearts Afire are among his television credits.

Jordan portrays the ski patrol director in the 1990 film Ski Patrol. In 2007, he guest-featured as celebrity-trasher Quincy Combs on the comedy-drama Ugly Betty, and he starred as Jesse Joe in the short-lived CW television series Hidden Palms.

Jordan portrayed Beverly Leslie, Karen’s snobbish, sexually ambiguous competitor, in the television show Will & Grace. Jordan appeared on the world’s first interactive, gay-themed comedy show, Laugh Out, in the pilot episode. Jordan was cast as a housemate in the 14th season of the British reality show Celebrity Big Brother on August 18, 2014. He was the second Big Brother contestant to exit the house (August 29, 2014). Jordan made a two-episode guest appearance as Buck A. Roo in the British sitcom Benidorm in January 2015.

Awards & Achievements

Leslie Jordan’s outstanding acting talent has landed him a number of awards and nominations which are as follows:

  1. 2006 Primetime Emmy winner for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series.
  2. 2010 Gold Derby TV Award for Comedy Guest Actor of the Decade.
  3. 2006 Gold Derby TV Award for Best Comedy Guest Actor.
  4. 2000 Grand Jury Prize winner for Best Actor at the New York International Independence Film and Video Festival.

Net Worth & Salary of Leslie Jordan in 2024

Leslie Jordan Net Worth
Leslie Jordan Net Worth

Leslie Jordan has truly accomplished a lot in his career as an actor. He has been a part of some of the most popular American TV shows like Will and Grace and American Horror Story. As of July 2024, it is estimated that Leslie has a net worth of around $2 Million.

Leslie still remains a big part of the celebrity culture as he continues to act and voice his opinions on different matters. This type of outspoken character is what has made him so popular and wealthy.

Leslie Jordan is truly a unique character whose energy and enthusiasm is unmatched by no one, even in his sixties. He is a hall mark actor with his major role being Beverley Leslie in Will and Grace, the popular American sitcom.


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