(biography, photos, videos) Elizabeth Rosario Pantaleoni
Tea Leoni: biography
Elizabeth Rosario Pantaleoni, better known lovers of Hollywood movies as Tea Leoni was born in new York. She was raised in a respectable family with a rich history. Elizabeth’s great-grandfather on the paternal side was the brother of famous Italian political leader and economist Maffeo, Pantaleoni. Grandma Helenka, Pantaleoni and uncle Hank Patterson became famous as actors.
Parents Tea Leoni relation to cinema and other art forms had. The father was a respected lawyer and mother is a famous new York nutritionist.
Probably, in the TEM appeared in the genes of grandmothers and uncle. The girl after leaving school several years, studied anthropology and psychology. But in the midst of the educational process suddenly dropped everything and went travelling. She visited Italy, and Japan. And after returning realized that the old lessons of no return. She wanted to the stage.
In 1988, Tea Leoni successfully passed the audition for one of the roles in the film-the remake of «Charlie’s Angels». Aspiring actress enthusiastically set to work. But the footage on the air for some reason were not included. Thea first good-hearted, but for a long time to grieve did not. She settled in Los Angeles and soon found himself a new job.
In the late 1980s, Leon debuted as one of the heroines of the iconic «Santa Barbara». Here, the TEM for a little while longer. She was offered a small role in another cult project – drama «a League of Their own». The young artist played at the same venue with stars such as Geena Davis and Tom Hanks. After the release of this film Tea Leoni got a taste of fame.
For a long time the girl’s name was solely on the second. She remained in the shadows of the stars. To get to the center of the viewer’s attention, the TEM after the release of rated Comedy series «Flying blind». It was a real breakthrough. Leonie bombarded with attractive offers. She starred in several TV series, which enjoyed great success with the audience. First of all, this «Figure» and «x-files».
In 1995, fans of Thea saw my favorite as a presenter of the popular show. Came in this time a Comedy project «the Naked truth» has brought the actress a new wave of reverence.
The status of a Hollywood star Tea Leoni managed to consolidate after the release of the sci-Fi Thriller «deep impact», the Comedy «the sleeping dog» and heartfelt melodrama «Family-oriented», where the actress appeared in tandem with Nicolas cage.
Best movies with Tea Leoni in the 2000s can be called the drama the «right people» and «Secrets of the past,» Comedy movies «fun with dick and Jane» and «Smell of success».
In recent years, Leone is not often. But in 2014 she loudly reminded of itself in the political drama «Madam Secretary,» where he played the main character. The series was so successful that in 2016, its creators started season 3 of the tape.
In the life of a Hollywood star were two of marriage. For the first time Thea got married when she was 29 years old. My husband and Leoni was a well-known producer Neil Joseph Tardio Jr. The couple lived in his home in new Jersey. But after 4 years, Neil and Thea broke up.
Personal life, Tea Leoni was adjusted after 3 years. The actress met the new love of the famous actor David Duchovny. Their passionate love affair began on the set of «Secret materials». After a few months the two stars were married. In the spring of 1999, the happy couple had a girl, Madeleine West, and in the summer of 2002 came the son, whom the parents named the kid Miller.
On the 10th anniversary of a happy marriage Tea Leoni did on the ring finger tattoo in honor of the event. It seemed that nothing defiled this beautiful couple. But in the summer of 2014 fans of the two stars heard unexpected news of divorce Leonie and Spiritual.
Today, TEM free. It focuses on the work and the younger children.
- «Santa Barbara»
- «The bad guys»
- «Deep impact»
- «Jurassic Park 3»
- «Hollywood ending»
- «Spanish English»
- «Fun with dick and Jane»
- «Secrets of the past»
- «Kill me»
- «Madam Secretary»