Date of Birth : Feb 25th 1966
American actress. She is perhaps best known for her roles in Jurassic Park III, The Family Man, Deep Impact, Fun with Dick and Jane and Spanglish.
Leoni attended Brearley School and The Putney School. She attended but did not complete studies at Sarah Lawrence College. In 1988 she was cast as one of the four new angels in Angels 89, an updated version of the 1970s show, Charlie’s Angels. In May 1988, Life magazine ran a story on the casting of this new series. After production delays, the show never aired. The following year, Leoni starred as “Lisa DiNapoli” in the TV series Santa Barbara.
She went on to appear in the film A League of Their Own (1992), and later that year starred with Corey Parker in the single-season Fox sitcom Flying Blind, playing a beautiful, eccentric, downtown-Manhattan libertine who falls in love with an ordinary Long Island college graduate. In February 1995, she played a guest role in an episode of the sitcom Frasier, playing the fiance of Sam Malone, portrayed by guest star Ted Danson, in a crossover from Cheers. That same year, Leoni landed the lead role in the sitcom The Naked Truth, playing Nora Wilde, a tabloid news journalist. The show ran through 1998.
Her films include Bad Boys (1995), Deep Impact, The Family Man, Jurassic Park III, Hollywood Ending, Spanglish, and Ghost Town.
Leoni ranked #79 on the FHM “100 Sexiest Women of 2000” list.