Chyler Leigh is a beautiful actress who looks terrific in short pixie hair. Not only that, she has stepped and flourish marvelously as a singer and model. As she has been involved in multiple professions, she has garnered fans from various age groups all over the globe.
This pretty lady is famous for her role in the famous DC comics Supergirl, Not Another Teen Movies, and medical drama series Grey’s Anatomy. Well, you might be well aware of her role and partner from the movies or series, but do you know how she is in her real life.
If you do not know, then this article is just for you. Let’s get started with some quick facts;
Some Quick Facts About Chyler Leigh
|Full Name||Chyler Leigh Potts|
|Date of Birth||April 10, 1982|
|Birthplace||Charlotte, North Carolina, United States|
|Profession||Actress, Model, Singer, Producer|
|Hair color||Dark Blonde|
|Height||5 ft 6 in or 169 cm|
|Weight||57 kg or 126 lbs|
|Body Measurement||Not Given|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
Chyler Leigh Parents, Siblings, Childhood, and Education
This brilliant lady was born in the beautiful place of Charlotte. North Carolina and was raised in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Her mother’s name is Yvonne Norton, who runs a Ran Weight Loss Business, while her father’s name is Robert Potts, who is acting as an Operated Weight Loss Business.
When this lady was very young, eight years old to be precise, her parent’s business went bankrupt. For that reason alone, her parents decided to get divorced when she was 12 years old. After that, her mother remarried again and gave birth to her brother Christopher Khayman Lee.
Just like Leigh, her brother is also an actor. Chyler was keen on modeling from a young age, and her first gig came when she was studying in grade 8. Later she boosted her career by appearing in small local television commercials and a teen news show.
In 1999, the whole family moved to Los Angeles as Leigh was no getting enough exposure. At the age of 16, she passes the California High School Proficiency Exam.
Chyler Leigh Age, Height, Body Measurements
This hot model cum actress was born on April 10, 1982. In 2021 she is 39 years old. Although she will be 40 years old, Leigh still glows like a teenager and dreams to do more in the show business. Moreover, she falls under the sun sign of Aries.
The most unique feature of this beauty is her high cheekbones and envious petite figure. That is all thanks to the yoga, pilates she regularly does. Along with that, she stands tall at an average height of 5 feet 6 inches which converts to 169 cm in general.
Due to the extreme diet and exercise, her body weight is only 57 kg which converts to 126 pounds. This hottie is blessed to have dark blonde hair, which looks fabulous with her eyes of hazel color.
Chyler is an early bloomer and debuted in Kickboxing Academy at the age of 15. She has also hosted local Tv shows and graced the ramp for famous fashion brands. Luckily in 2001, she got a lead role in Not Another Teen Movie, where she portrayed the role of Janey Briggs.
Surprisingly Chyler ranks 65 on the Maxim Hot 100 Women of 2002. In the same year, she appeared in Girls Club and That ’80s Show. She was adored by all when she first appeared in the ABC’s medical drama Grey’s Anatomy. Similarly, Leigh rose to prominence for her role in Supergirl.
Some of her famous series happens to be Arrow (201&), The Flash (2017), Legends of Tomorrow (2017), Brake (2012), Private Practice (2012), The 19th Wife (2010), Reunion (2005), North Shore (2004), Safe Harbor amongst others.
Chyler Leigh Husband and Kids
Unlike other celebrities in the industry, Chyler fell in love with one man and has been sticking with each other for more than two decades. They are the most envied and long-lasting couple in the industry. As they have a stable relationship, they met each other when they were quite young.
The lovey-dovey couple was introduced to each other in the auditions for the series Saving Graces. As soon as their relationship blossomed, they moved to the West. Surprisingly in 2002, Nathan West and Leigh walked down the aisle in Alaska. Before that, they had already played in a series named 7th Heaven together.
These marvelous couples became mothers and fathers of three children. Noah Wilde was born in 2003, while their two daughters Taelyn Leigh and Anniston Kae, were born in 2006 and 2009. Now they are living happily with each other.
Drug Addiction and Mental Issues
When Chyler was 16 and Nathan was 20 years old, they were addicted to drugs. Both of them were broken and had troubles with family and upbringings. Henceforth, they became victims of cocaine and soon became addicted to it.
In 2001, a director said to her that she looks unhealthily thin. Then she went to a Christian Church service and slowly recovered from it. Sadly in 2019, Leigh was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. To make the matter worse, this actress got Covid -19 and became ill.
Chyler still remembers when she had to lay in bed all day and wave to her children in the hallway wearing a mask. She was deadly sick, but her husband supported with all his might.
She revealed that her husband used to come in the balcony maintaining 6 feet distances for soul-lifting in an interview. Also, could not savor the taste of any food.
This American actress has contributed to famous movies and series. For her talent and hard work, Chyler earns well, which is clearly reflected in her bank balance. In 2021, this lady has an astounding net worth of $5 million.