Leah Remini is an American actress best known for her starring role as Carrie Heffernan on the television sitcom The King of Queens, from 1998-2007.
She also co-hosted the first season of the daytime talk show The Talk, from 2010-2011. She was fired in controversial circumstances after the first season, along with Holly Robinson Peete.
Her previous television credits include Living Dolls, Saved By the Bell, Cheers, In the Motherhood and Friends. Her film credits also include Old School.
Since then, she has produced two Inside Out wedding and baby specials for VH1, as well as a series of In the Motherhood webisodes.
She lives in Los Angeles with her husband, Angelo Pagan, and daughter and three stepsons.