Chyler Leigh Net Worth 2017: Short Bio & Wiki

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Chyler Leigh Potts was born on the 10th April 1982, in Charlotte, North Carolina USA, and is an actress, who is probably best known for starring as Janey Briggs in the film “Not Another Teen Movie” (2001), playing Dr. Lexie Gray in the ABC medical drama series “Grey’s Anatomy” (2007-2012), and as Alex Danvers in the CBS/CW fantasy drama series “Supergirl” (2015-present). She is also recognized as a model. Her career has been active since 1996.

So, have you ever wondered how rich Chyler Leigh is, as of late 2016? According to authoritative sources, it has been estimated that the total size of Chyler’s net worth is over $5 million, accumulated through her successful career in the entertainment industry as an actress, with another source being career in modeling.

Chyler Leigh Net Worth $5 Million

Chyler Leigh was born to Robert Potts and Yvonne Norton, and grew up with her older brother in Virginia Beach, Virginia, where her parents launched a family business; her brother is Christopher Khayman Lee, known in the media as an actor. When she was eight years old, the business went bankrupt, and four years later her parents divorced, so she moved with her mother to Miami, Florida. When she was in eight grade, Chyler began taking steps towards her modeling career, starring in a number of local television advertising commercials, as well as appearing in the teen news show “Hall Pass”. Thanks to her talents, she soon moved with her mother to Los Angeles, California, to pursue a career in acting, but meantime passing the California High School Proficiency Exam when she was 16 years old.

Chyler’s professional acting career began in 1997, when she made her debut in the film “Kickboxing Academy”, starring alongside her brother, which was followed by the role of Jamie Martin in the TV series “Safe Harbor” (1999), created by Brenda Hampton. In the following years, she guest-starred in several TV series, including “Saving Graces” (1999), “M.Y.O.B.” (2000), and “7th Heaven” in the same year. All of these appearances added a considerable amount to her net worth.

She continued to line up success after success, appearing in the lead role of Janey Briggs in the 2001 film “Not Another Teen Movie”, directed by Joel Gallen. In 2002, she earned two big roles in the TV series “That ’80s Show” playing punk rocker June Tuesday, and in “Girls Club” as lawyer Sarah Mickle. During the next year, she began to appear regularly as Claire Wyatt in the ABC drama series “The Practice”, until the end of the second season, when filming was stopped due to budget problems. This was followed by portraying Carla Noll in “Reunion” from 2005 to 2006, increasing further her net worth.

Chyler’s next notable role was as Dr. Lexie Gray in the TV series “Grey’s Anatomy” (2007-2012) on the ABC channel, starring alongside such actors as Ellen Pompeo, Justin Chambers, and Chandra Wilson, among others.Meantime,, she also appeared in the films “The 19th Wife” (2010), and “Brake” in 2012, all of which contributed to her net worth.

Most recently, she starred in the role of Sloan Van Doren in the TV film “Window Wonderland” (2013), as Detective Caitlyn Sullivan in the TV series “Taxi Brooklyn” (2014), and she is currently appearing in the role of Alex Danvers in the TV series “Supergirl” (2015-present). Her net worth is certainly rising.

Speaking about her personal life, Chyler Leigh has been married to actor Nathan West since 2002; the couple has three children together. In free time, she collaborates with various charity organizations, such as The Thirst Project.

Quick Facts

Birth date: April 10, 1982
Birth place: Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
Height:5' 6" (1.68 m)
Profession:Actress
Education:Trantwood Elementary School
Nationality:American
Spouse:Nathan West
Children:Anniston Kae West, Taelyn Leigh West, Noah Wilde West
Parents:Yvonne Norton, Robert Potts
Siblings:Christopher Khayman Lee
Awards:Young Hollywood Award for Exciting New Face - Female
Nominations:Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
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Interesting Facts

#Fact
1Portrayed the sister of the title character in Grey's Anatomy (2005), who died after an airplane crash. In Supergirl (2015) she is again the sister of the title character and, in the Pilot, is saved by her from perishing in an airplane crash.
2Younger sister of Christopher Khayman Lee.
3After only two episodes of Girls Club (2002) had aired, Leigh received a personal phone call from David E. Kelley informing her of the show's cancellation and his desire to bring her forward to his already established series The Practice (1997). With only a matter of weeks between shows, Leigh was at work on the set of ABC's The Practice (1997) as a new series regular. [February 2003]
4Her name is pronounced "kai-ler lee".
5The actual proposal of Nathan West to Chyler Leigh was filmed and is an "Easter Egg" hidden on the DVD of Not Another Teen Movie.
6Has a huge sprawling tattoo located on her lower back. The design is some type of artsy cosmic inspired masterpiece, which includes two creatures, stars and a night sky background.
7Chyler and her husband welcomed their second daughter, Anniston Kae, on May 7, 2009, seven days after wrapping the fifth season of Grey's Anatomy. Anniston Kae is their third child.
8Expecting her third child, although the pregnancy will not be written into her "Grey's Anatomy" storyline. (People magazine, 29 December 2008).
9Ranked #41 in Stuff magazine's "102 Sexiest Women in the World" (2002).
10Has a son, Noah Wilde, born in December 2003 and a daughter Taelyn Leigh born in September 2006.
11At only 23 years old, she has already been a part of nine different TV series.
12The "Stuff" magazine cover she did with Mia Kirshner was the first time that magazine ever featured multiple people on the cover.
13Sister of actor Christopher Khayman Lee


Quotes

#Quote
1Yes, I do strive to be someone young women can look up to.
2I'm always worried that lipstick is on my teeth or caked in the corners of my mouth.
3I don't like to do much with my hair - which is good, because I don't know how! I just always make sure I have a great haircut.
4When it comes to skin care, I like to keep things simple. I'm not the type of person who runs out to have facials.
5I'm always down to do a sitcom. I did 'That '80s Show' back in the day and that was a really great experience.
6I have exercise-induced asthma.
7It is important to find worth in yourself.
8At the risk of sounding too cliche, I found a really fantastic church. That is what keeps me grounded.


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Won Awards

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2002Young Hollywood AwardYoung Hollywood AwardsExciting New Face - Female

Nominated Awards

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2008ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesGrey's Anatomy (2005)· Justin Chambers
· Eric Dane
· Patrick Dempsey
· Katherine Heigl
· T.R. Knight
· Sandra Oh
· James Pickens Jr.
· Ellen Pompeo
· Sara Ramirez
· Elizabeth Reaser
· Brooke Smith
· Kate Walsh
· Isaiah Washington
· Chandra Wilson
2000Young Artist AwardYoung Artist AwardsBest Performance in a TV Series - Young EnsembleSafe Harbor (1999)· Orlando Brown
· Christopher Khayman Lee
· Jeremy Lelliott
· Jamie Williams


Filmography

Actress

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
M.Y.O.B.2000TV Series
Saving Graces1999TV SeriesGrace Smith
Safe Harbor1999TV SeriesJamie Martin
Kickboxing Academy1997Cindy
Kinetic City Super Crew1997TV Series
Hall Pass1996TV SeriesCo-Host
Supergirl2015-2017TV SeriesAlex Danvers
Taxi Brooklyn2014TV SeriesDetective Caitlyn Sullivan
Window Wonderland2013TV MovieSloan Van Doren
Grey's Anatomy2007-2012TV SeriesDr. Lexie Grey
Brake2012/IMolly Reins
Private Practice2012TV SeriesDr. Lexie Grey
The 19th Wife2010TV MovieQueenie
Reunion2005-2006TV SeriesCarla Noll
North Shore2004TV SeriesKate Spangler
The Practice2003TV SeriesClaire Wyatt
Girls Club2002TV SeriesSarah Mickle
That '80s Show2002TV SeriesJune Tuesday
Not Another Teen Movie2001Janey Briggs
Wilder Days2000TV SeriesRip
7th Heaven2000TV SeriesFrankie

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Grey's Anatomy2008-2011TV Series performer - 2 episodes

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Brake2012/Ico-producer

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
GeekRockTV2016TV SeriesHerself - Special Guest
Entertainment Tonight2007-2010TV SeriesHerself
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show2009TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Bonnie Hunt Show2008TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Séries express2008TV SeriesHerself
Big Night of Stars2008TV MovieHerself
2007 American Music Awards2007TV SpecialHerself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2007TV SeriesHerself - Guest
The Teen Choice Awards 20052005TV SpecialHerself - Attendee
Young Hollywood Awards2002TV SpecialHerself

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