Popularly known for her character, Brooke McQueen in the TV series, Popular, Leslie Bibb is an actress who has imprinted her name in the Tinseltown through her acting brilliance. She is the partner of the well-known Academy Award-winning actor, Sam Rockwell. She had her television debut in 1996 and since then she has achieved a budding acting career, having starred in numerous movies and TV shows such as The Midnight Meat Train, A Good Old Fashioned Orgy and Iron Man. Following her performance in the TV series, Popular Bibb’s acting career has been embellished with a Teen Choice Award.
Leslie Bibb has not only worked in the capacity of an actress but as a model as well, with her photographs appearing on widely-known magazines like FHM and Maxim. She also serves as Revlon ambassador and spokesperson along with forming a partnership with LIFE Foundation, a non-profit organisation. Read on as we unveil more details about the biography, earnings and life of the adept actress.
Leslie Bibb Biography
The photomodel was born in Bismark, North Dakota, the United States on 17th of November 1974. Her mother Betty Blakemore Sulzbach brought her up in Nelson County before they relocated to Richmond, Virginia. Her father passed on when she was three years old. She is the youngest child of her parents and has three older sisters. She graduated from Catholic High School, St. Gertrude, Richmond in 1991. Before her graduation, Leslie Bibb once left her studies to pursue a career in modeling and later returned back in 1991 when she completed her basic education.
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At the age of 16, Bibb participated in a nationwide modeling hunt organised by the Elite Agency and The Oprah Winfrey show. Interestingly, the celebrated actress emerged as the winner of the modeling search which landed her the privilege of working with Elite Agency as she moved on to sign a deal with them. While working with the agency, Bibb did some works as a model for which she made a trip to Japan. She has featured on widely known magazines such as Maxim and has also appeared nude on Allure Magazine.
She put her acting career to a start in 1996 by landing a minor role in the TV series, Pacific Blue. Soon after, she had a lead role in the season two of the series, The Big Easy and further made an appearance in the 1997 movie, Touch Men. Two years later, Leslie Bibb had her major hit in the movie industry by portraying the character of Brooke McQueen, a famous high school girl, in the TV series, Popular which earned her a Teen Choice Award. Also in the same year, she was cast for a supporting role in the movie, This Space Between Us as well as featuring in the horror movie, The Skull which was a box office success.
Later in 2006, she further showcased her acting skills in the mega-hit movie, Wristcutters: A Love Story. The movie gained a nomination at the Sundance Film Festival as well as claiming two Independent Spirit Awards. The gorgeous actress has had a budding career for more than two decades she arrived in the Tinseltown. Her acting brillance can further be seen in movies and TV series such as The Midnight Meat Train, Confessions of a Shopaholic, Miss Nobody, No Good Deed, Sons of Thunder, Hitched, American Housewives and others. She has also starred in web series such as Rhett and Link’s Buddy System.
Aside from her acting and modeling career, Leslie Bibb has also engaged herself with other works such as working as the ambassador of Revlon and Supporting the works of a non-profit organisation that donates money for an orphanage in Mexico known as Friends of El Faro.
Following her successful endeavors as an actress and model, Leslie Bibb has done well for herself and has accumulated an impressive fortune from her respective careers. Her financial value is estimated at $ 2 million.
Leslie Bibb’s Family Life
The award-winning actress had previously in a relationship with Rob Born which lasted for a long time. They later exchanged marital vows in November 2003. The marriage suddenly ended in the following year as the pair got separated and moved on with their lives.
Leslie Bibb is currently having a love affair with the American actor, Sam Rockwell which has lasted for more than a decade. Although she has often been referred to as Sam Rockwell’s wife, the couple are yet to solemnize their union.
The beautiful actress is obviously endowed with a stunning body that stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m) and weighs about 57 kg (126 lbs).