Leslie Jordan is a well-known American actor and writer who is popularly known for his roles in movies and series like “Hearts Afire”, “Will & Grace”, “American Horror Story” and “The Cool Kids”. Jordan has been seen working actively on his career since the year of 1986
|Full Name||Leslie Allen Jordan
|Date of Birth||April 29, 1955|
|Birth Place||Chattanooga, Tennessee, U.S.|
|Mother's Name||Peggy Ann Jordan|
|Siblings||Jana and Janet (Twin Sisters)|
|Height||4 feet 11 inches|
|Net worth||US$1.5 million|
Early Life and Bio
Leslie Jordan, whose real name is Leslie Allen Jordan was born on 29 April 1955 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, U.S. as the son of his mother, Peggy Ann Jordan. He has twin sisters whose names are Jana and Janet.
Earlier, Leslie Jordan’s mother used to support him in every step and when she was just 11 years old, his father has died in a plane crash as he was a lieutenant colonel in United States Army.
In the year 1982, he went to Los Angeles where he became involved in drugs and alcohol. Later, he was able to recover from the addiction after he tried to keep a journal daily. At that time, he was 27 years old.
Jordan was in a long-term relationship before but they ended their relationship. Later, he met a guy with whom he is planning to marry. He is gay and he is not married yet
Nationality and Physical Stats
Leslie Jordan holds an American nationality and belongs to the White ethnicity. Currently, he is 65 years old with a height of 4 feet 11 inches (1.50 m) and a weight of 68 kg. He had got Grey hair with Hazel eyes. As he was born on 29 April, his zodiac sign is Taurus.
Leslie Jordan started his television career after he had been cast into the role of Malone on an American action-adventure television program “The Fall Guy” in 1986. In the same year, he was seen playing the role of Jimmy on an American action-adventure television series “The Wizard”. In 1987, he was seen appearing as Worm on an American anthology series “CBS Summer Playhouse” and then, in 1988, he was also cast into the role of Iggy on a television series “Frankenstein General Hospital”. In the same year, he appeared on an American television sitcom “Night Court”.
Further, Leslie Jordan was cast into the role of Darnell Sims on an American crime drama television series “Charlie Grace” in 1995. In the same year, he was also seen appearing on an American drama television series “Courthouse” as Mr. Barnes.
Also, Leslie Jordan was seen playing the role of Jordan on an American sitcom “Son of the Beach” and then, he was also seen appearing in the role of Gaston on an American action drama series “The Strip”.
In 2011, Leslie Jordan appeared on an American sitcom “Shake It Up” where he was cast on the role of Theodore Van Glorious. In that year, he was also seen on a television entertainment and news magazine series “Under the PINK Carpet”. Further, he was playing the role of Theatre Director on a gay-themed television series “DTLA” in 2012.
Leslie Jordan started his film career after he had been cast on an American comedy movie “Moving” in 1988. After that, he was also seen appearing as Murray on an American comedy movie “Ski Patrol” in 1990. In 1992, he was seen playing the role of Court Official on an American comedy-drama movie “Hero”.
He has shared screens with some of the most famous stars in Hollywood such as Joe Pesci, Robert Downey Jr, Bryan Cranston, Jordan Ladd, Emma Roberts, Rebekah Kochan, Sarah Paulson, Taissa Farmiga, Evan Peters, Jessica Chastain.
Besides this, Leslie Jordan had also written a play “Lost in the Pershing Point Hotel” and also written “My Trip Down the Pink Carpet” in 2008 and “Hysterical Blindness and Other Southern Tragedies That Have Plagued My Life Thus Far”.
Leslie Jordan was also seen playing the roles on several plays like “Found a Peanut”, “Sordid Lives”, “Southern Baptist Sissies”, “Lost in the Pershing Point Hotel”, “Like a Dog on Linoleum”, “My Trip Down the Pink Carpet” and “Lucky Guy”.
What is Leslie’s Net Worth?
Leslie Jordan is earning decent money from his movies and tv shows. His actual net worth is yet to discover but the estimated net worth of Leslie is $1.5 million.