Lea Thompson is a famous and popular American actress, dancer, television director, and producer. She is best known for her work as Lorraine Baines in the Back of the Future trilogy. She has appeared in ‘Howard the Duck’ Jaws 3-D’ and ‘Red Dawn’. She appeared in ‘All the Right Moves’ with Tom Cruise.
Lea Thompson was born in Rochester. She was born in Minnesota, the USA. Lea Kathrine Thompson is at the age of 55 to date. Lea Kathrine Thompson is 5 feet and 6 inches tall in height that is about 1.68m. Her nationality is American and ethnicity is Irish. Her birth name is Lea Kathrine Thompson. She was born to parents Barbara Anne (Barry) and Clifford Elwin ‘Cliff’ Thompson. She was born as the youngest of five children with Irish descent. Things began to change in the family when her father got a job and moved the family to Minneapolis.
Caption: Lea Kathrine Thompson has an attractive height of 1.63 m
Lea Kathrine Thompson studied Ballet and danced professionally winning a scholarship to the American Ballet Theater, The San Francisco Ballet, and Pennsylvania Ballet. She didn’t have the right body to support her career as a ballet dancer so she changed her focus towards acting. Thomson is active in the acting industry since 1980. At the age of 20, she moved to New York for pursuing her career where she was engaged in Burger Kings advertisement. In 1982, she made a debut from the home media screen video as Cecily ‘Sissy’ Loper in the live-action video game. She has also played in a movie with the famous wrestler named “Bill Goldberg”. She started to appear in numerous movies. She was earning name and fame for herself and it went on when she made her appearance in ‘Back to the Future’. She showed her skills in the 3 sequels of ‘Back to the Future’. Later on, she even started to appear in a television sitcom. She has been nominated for various awards and successfully achieved American Movie Award for Best Actress, People Choice Award for Favorite Female Performer in TV Series, Kid’s Choice Award for Favorite Movie Actress and Young Artist Award for Best Young Actress in a Motion Picture- Drama.
Lea Kathrine Thompson is a married woman but previously she was found dating Dennis Quaid and Eric Stoltz. She dated the famous and popular “Dennis Quaid” from the year 1984. They both have been engaged but their relationship couldn’t last long and eventually broke up in 1987. She married Howard Deutch who is famous and popular for films and television director. She and her husband met for the first time on the sets of ‘Some Kind of Wonderful’ in the year 1987. The couple got married in the year 1989. They have been blessed with two daughters named “Zoey Francis and Madeline Erin”. As per wiki sources, it has been estimated that Lea Kathrine Thompson has the net worth of $14 million to date. Lea Kathrine Thompson has worked very hard and struggled a lot in order to reach that amount of net worth in her career life. Lea Kathrine Thompson hasn't revealed about her salary on the internet or to the media to date.
Caption: Lea Kathrine Thompson with her husband, Howard Deutch
Lea Kathrine Thompson is active in social media. She uses Twitter and Instagram. She has over 136K followers on her Twitter account and around 208K followers on her Instagram account. She has over 51K likes on her Facebook.
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