Lauren Lee Smith - Bio, Net Worth, Married, Husband, Parents, Family, Nationality, Age, Birthday, Height, Size, Wiki, Awards, Hair Color, Facts, Kids
Lauren Lee Smith is a Canadian actress who is best known for her role of Emma DeLauro in the science fiction television series "Mutant X" from 2001-2003. Smith is also well recognized for her role as Riley Adams in the CBS forensics drama "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation", police Sergeant Michelle McCluskey in the CTV fantasy drama "The Listener" and Frankie Drake in the CBC detective series "Frankie Drake Mysteries". She made her film debut at the age of 19 by appearing in the role of Girl#2 in the 2000 American action thriller film "Get Carter". She also portrayed the main role of Maggie Lawson in the Canadian television drama series "This Life" from 2015-2016.
Besides, she is quite active in the social media platform with over 18k followers on her verified Instagram account: @leelaurensmith and around 14k followers on her verified Twitter account:@L_L_S
What is Lauren Lee Smith famous for?
- Famous as a Canadian actress
- Known for her role of Emma DeLauro in "Mutant X"
Where is Lauren Lee Smith from?
Lauren Lee Smith was born on June 19, 1980, in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Her birth name is Lauren Lee Smith. She holds Canadian nationality. Her ethnicity is White while Gemini is her zodiac sign.
She was born in a well-to-do family in Canada. She spent most of her childhood in her hometown. When she was 14, her family moved to Los Angeles, California where she completed her high school education. After completing high school, she started her modeling career. She is also the cousin of the late Canadian actor, Myles Ferguson who died seven months after Smith's birth.
Lauren Lee Smith's Career: Highlights
- Lauren Lee Smith started her professional acting career in 1997 by appearing in the role of Michelle Lambert in the American television anthology series "Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction" for an episode.
- She made her film debut at the age of 19 by appearing in the role of Girl#2 in the 2000 American action thriller film "Get Carter".
- The same year, she portrayed Erin in the television film "2gether" and the American fictional series "2gether: The Series".
- She then played the starring role of Christy Huddleston in the 2000 television film "Christy: The Movie" and its follow-up two-part miniseries "Christy, Choices of the Heart".
- She rose to fame in 2001 after she began portraying the main role of Emma DeLauro in the science fiction television series "Mutant X". Her role in the series was appreciated a lot and also earned her a Gemini Award nomination. She stayed in the series till 2003 appearing in 44 episodes.
- Smith then went on to act in several TV films including "The Wedding Dress", "I Want to Marry Ryan Banks", "The Survivors Club", and "Hindenburg: The Last Flight",
- She also portrayed the recurring role of Lara Perkins in the American-Canadian co-production television drama "The L Word" from 2004-2006.
- In the year 2005, she played the role of Leila in the sexually explicit movie "Lie with Me".
- She appeared as Lisa in the film "The Last Kiss" and as Angelina Sable in the film "One Way" in 2006.
- She has made her guest appearances in various TV series including "Dark Angel", "The Twilight Zone", "The Dead Zone", "Blade: The Series", "Good God", "Murdoch Mysteries", and "Saving Hope".
- In 2007, she appeared in the role of Kath in the CBC miniseries "Dragon Boys".
- The same year, she portrayed the role of Sherri in the Canadian drama film "Normal". Her role in the series earned her a Leo Award nomination.
- She played the main role of Riley Adams in the American procedural crime drama television series "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" from 2008-2009. Her role in the series was appreciated a lot.
- She appeared as Mathilda in the 2009 American drama film "Helen". She won a Leo Award for her role in the film.
- In the year 2009, she lent her voice for the role of Riley Adams in the computer game "CSI: Deadly Intent".
- Smith then portrayed the main role of Michelle McCluskey in the Canadian fantasy drama television series "The Listener" from 2011-2014.
- She played the starring role of Grace in the 2013 Canadian comedy film "Cinemanovels" alongside actress, Jennifer Beals. Her role in the series earned her another Leo Award.
- She appeared as a government investigator Samantha Krueger on the CBC/Syfy science-fiction miniseries "Ascension" in 2014.
- In 2015, she began portraying the role of Maggie, a cancer patient, in the CBC drama series "This Life". Her role was well received by The Globe and Mail's John Doyle and also earned her numerous awards nomination along with a Leo Award. She stayed in the series till 2016.
- Smith received good reviews for her lead role of Frankie Drake in the CBC drama series "Frankie Drake Mysteries" which she portrayed from 2017-2021.
- She also portrayed the role of Lori Vallow in the 2021 Lifetime's original movie "Doomsday Mom" which is truly based on the life of Lori Vallow and her family.
Lauren Lee Smith Awards and Nominations
- 3 Leo Awards
- 2 Gemini Awards nomination
- 1 Canadian Screen Awards nomination
Lauren Lee Smith Husband
Lauren Lee Smith is a married woman. She is currently married to her only husband, Erik Steingroever. Erik is a German photographer. The couple tied the knot in an intimate ceremony outside of Vancouver, Canada, on April 4, 2009. The couple is blessed with a daughter, Tula Ray who was born in October 2016. She is a dog lover and owns two pet dogs.
Lauren Lee Smith Net Worth
Lauren Lee Smith has quite good earnings from her professional career as an actress. Having her career started in the year 1997 with her first role in "Beyond Belief: Fact or Fiction", Smith has managed to come a long way up becoming one of the popular actresses in her nearly 25 years long career. Her source of income is surely her appearance in movies, TV shows, and series. She also makes additional income from her endorsement deals with renowned brands. Including all her earnings, her net worth is estimated to be around $8 million as of 2021.
Lauren Lee Smith Height
Lauren Lee Smith is a gorgeous lady with a well-maintained slim body physique in her early 40s. With her well-maintained slim body physique and sparkling blue eyes, Smith has surely won several hearts all over the world. She stands tall with a height of 5ft 10 inches(1.78m) while her body weighs around 58kg(128 lbs). Her maintained body physique has a measurement of 33-24-33 inches with 34B as her bra size 9(US) as her shoe size.
Trivias About Lauren Lee Smith You Need To Know.
- Smith is also a producer.
- She has done modeling for renowned brands.
- She is also the cousin of the late Canadian actor, Myles Ferguson who died seven months after Smith's birth.
- She made her film debut at the age of 19.