Jul. 24th, 1968
Iowa City, Iowa, USA
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Laura Leighton (born July 24, 1968) is an American actress. She is best known for the role of Sydney Andrews, introduced in the 1990s television series Melrose Place. She reprised the role in the 2009 series of the same name. In 2010, she joined the cast of the television series Pretty Little Liars, playing Ashley Marin
- She was chosen one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world by People magazine in 1996.
- In the early 1990s, prior to the Nicole Brown Simpson/Ron Goldman murders, Laura worked as a bartender at the infamous Mezzaluna Restaurant in Brentwood, California, alongside TV correspondent Nelson Aspen, who was Maitre D'.
- Son, Jack Douglas Savant born on October 10, 2000.
- Attended California State University in Long Beach, California; majored in business.
- (9 June 2005) Gave birth to a baby girl, Lucy Jane Leighton Savant. She weighed 7 lbs. 7oz.
- Plays the piano.
- She took the lead in the movie _Shake, Rattle and Rock! (1994) (TV)_ (qv) but broke her leg and the producers forced her to pull out. 'Renée Zellweger' (qv) got the role instead.
- Graduated from West High School in Iowa City, Iowa