Who is Chyler Leigh husband? Bio, Career as supergirl, Kids & Personal life, Controversy
Who is Chyler Leigh?
Chyler Leigh is a well-known actress best known for Dr. Leixe Grey's role in Grey's Anatomy medical drama. She also portrayed Janey Briggs' roles in Not Another Teen Movie and is currently portraying Alexandra Danvers in the CBS show Supergirl.
How was the childhood of Chyler Leigh?
Fig: Chyler Leigh in her childhood
Chyler Leigh was born in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, on April 10, 1982. His name of birth is Chyler Leigh Potts. Her father's name is Robert Potts and mother is Yvonne Norton. Chyler was raised in Virginia Beach as their parents ran a weight-loss club business, but after a few years, the business was bankrupt. Her parents were divorced when she was twelve. Her mother remarried her first husband and moved along with Chyler and her son. Chyler and her husband were addicted to drugs. But later they left it when Not Another Teen Movie's director told her she looked too thin. Their friend invited them to attend the Christian Church Service, which helped them get rid of their addiction.
Chyler passed his high school examination from the California High School Proficiency Exam. Chyler did not mention much about her educational background. Her nationality is American and his ethnicity is mixed (Irish, French, English, Danish).
When and how did Chyler Leigh start her Career in Supergirl?
Fig: Chyler Leigh's debut movie Kickboxing Academy in 1997
She started acting at a young age and made her film debut with the film Kickboxing Academy in 1997. She went on to feature in local TV shows and tried modeling equally. She was given the lead role in the successful comedy film Not Another Teen Movie in 2001. She was ranked #65 on Maxim Hot 100 Women of 2002 the following year and was featured in the TV series Girls Club and That 80's Show. Chyler Leigh eventually became a regular series in the legal drama, The Practice but was unable to continue due to budget cuts. She then went on to feature Grey's Anatomy in ABC's medical drama. But later, she made slight appearances in the third season at first but became a regular by the fourth season, playing the half-sister part of the main character.
Fig: Chyler Leigh in Supergirl Season 1 in the year 2015
She nabbed the lead role in the CBS / CW DC television show Supergirl in October 2015, playing scientist and government agent Alexandra "Alex" Danvers. Some of her other movies include Brake, The 19th Wife, and Taxi Brooklyn. Chyler Leigh also plays music with her husband, Nathan West. They work together under the name' Westleigh' and mostly perform covers. They wrote the song Love Lit the Sky in 2015 to celebrate their thirteenth anniversary and released a single Nowhere on Valentine's Day, 2017.
How much is the Net worth of Chyler Leigh?
The beautiful actress, who had a shaky start in life, is said to have an estimated net worth of $5 million. This comes as no surprise at all as on Supergirl she earns between $25,000 and $50,000 per episode. One can say she's doing relatively well for herself.
Who is the husband of Chyler Leigh? Also her kids and Personal life
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Leigh is a married woman who has been married since she was 20. She met her future husband, Nathan West, at the age of 16 on the 7th Heaven television series sets in 2000. They fell in love and grew up in similar circumstances, fell shortly afterward into drug addiction. They married after recovering from their addiction on July 20, 2002. They got married in Alaska and their close friends and relatives were included in the marriage.
Fig: Chyler Leigh with her husband and children
The couple has three children together. Their first child as a son, Noah Wilde West was born in December 2003. Their daughters were born on September 2006 and May 2009 respectively, Taelyn Leigh and Anniston Kae. Apart from her present husband, Chyler has never been rumored to be in a relationship with anyone else. This couple seems to be getting along pretty well in their lives and will probably never push their relationship toward divorce.
The controversy of Chyler Leigh
She was once in a controversy when she said that her time playing Lexie Grey on the hit ABC drama Grey's Anatomy wasn't worth it. She said she sometimes worked sixteen hours a day, everybody had his cue, so sometimes we had eight or nine hours to shoot a single scene. It's been exhausting.
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