Leslie Bibb
Starring Cast Member
Biographical Information
Gender: Female
Birthdate: November 17, 1974 (age 39)
Birthplace: Bismarck, North Dakota
Years Active: 1996-present
Occupation: Fashion model, actress
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Portrays: Dakota

Leslie Louise Bibb (born November 17, 1974) is an American fashion model and actress. Bibb transitioned into film and television during the late 1990s. She played minor roles in a few television series before making her film debut in the Howard Stern biopic Private Parts. She scored her first recurring role in the show The Big Easy, followed by a film role in This Space Between Us.Bibb's role as Brooke McQueen on the WB Network dramedy series Popular (1999–2001) brought her to the attention of a wider audience; she received a Teen Choice Award for Television Choice Actress for the role. During breaks in filming the series, she also played notable roles in the films The Skulls and See Spot Run. She had a recurring role in the television roles in ER, Line of Fire, Crossing Jordan, and the lead in GCB series. Bibb was cast as Carly Bobby in the Will Ferrell comedy film Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, followed by supporting roles in the films Iron Man, Law Abiding Citizen, and Zookeeper.

Early Life and Modeling careerEdit

Bibb was born in Bismarck, North Dakota and raised in Nelson County, Virginia. Her father died three years after she was born. Bibb subsequently moved to Richmond, Virginia with her widowed mother and three older sisters, where she attended the all-girl Saint Gertrude High School.In 1990, The Oprah Winfrey Show and the Elite Agency held a nationwide modeling search. The celebrity judges, John Casablancas, Naomi Campbell, Linda Evangelista, and Iman chose Bibb as the winner. After finishing her junior year, Bibb flew to New York City to sign a contract with Elite Agency and modeled over that summer and went on a trip to Japan. Bibb returned to America for her senior year and graduated in 1991. Bibb later decided to attend the University of Virginia. After a single semester, Bibb abandoned her studies and moved to New York City to pursue her full-time modeling career. Bibb's modeling photographs have appeared in the magazines Maxim and FHM. She also attended the William Esper acting studio for three years.

Personal LifeEdit

Bibb married investment banker Rob Born on November 22, 2003, in Zihuatanejo, Mexico. The couple divorced on December 7, 2004.Leslie has reportedly been in a relationship with actor Sam Rockwell since 2007. They appeared in Iron Man 2 together.


Year Title Role Notes
1997 Private Parts WNBC Tour Guide
1997 Touch Me Fawn
1999 This Space Between Us Summer
2000 The Young Unknowns Cassandra
2000 The Skulls Chloe Whitfield
2001 See Spot Run Stephanie
2006 Wristcutters: A Love Story Desiree
2006 Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby Carley Bobby
2007 My Wife Is Retarded Julie Short film
2007 Sex and Death 101 Dr. Miranda Storm Direct-to-video
2008 Iron Man Christine Everhart
2008 The Midnight Meat Train Maya
2008 Trick 'r Treat Emma Direct-to-video
2009 Confessions of a Shopaholic Alicia Billington
2009 Law Abiding Citizen Sarah Lowell
2010 Iron Man 2 Christine Everhart
2010 Miss Nobody Sarah Jane McKinney Boston Film Festival — Best Actress Award
2011 Zookeeper Stephanie
2011 A Good Old Fashioned Orgy Kelly
2012 Meeting Evil Joanie
2013 Movie 43 Wonder Woman Segment "Superhero Speed Dating"
2013 Hell Baby Vanessa
Year Title Role Notes
1996 Pacific Blue Nikki Episode "Wheels of Fire"
1996 Home Improvement Lisa Burton Episode "No Place Like Home"
1997 Just Shoot Me! Nikki Episode "Secretary's Day"
1997 Fired Up Lana Episode "The Rules"
1997 The Big Easy Janine Rebbenack 13 episodes
1998 Astoria TV pilot
1998 Something So Right Tina Episode "Something About a Double Standard"
1998 Early Edition Emily Harrigan Episode "Lt. Hobson, U.S.N."
1999 Sons of Thunder Nancy Jones Episode "Daddy's Girl"
1999–2001 Popular Brooke McQueen 43 episodes

Teen Choice Award for Television Choice Actress Nominated—Young Hollywood Award for Exciting New Face – Female

2002–2003 ER Erin Harkins 8 episodes
2003–2004 Line of Fire Paige Van Doren 13 episodes
2004 Capital City Paige Armstrong TV pilot
2004 Nip/Tuck Naomi Gaines Episode "Naomi Gaines"
2005 Hitched Emily TV pilot
2005–2007 Crossing Jordan Det. Tallulah 'Lu' Simmons 14 episodes
2007 CSI: Miami Beth Selby/Cayla Selby/Ashley Whitford Episode "Triple Threat"
2007 Entourage Laurie Episode "Gotcha!"
2007 Atlanta Jessica TV pilot
2009 Kings Katrina Ghent 5 episodes
2010 The League Meegan Episodes "The Draft" and "The Anniversary Party"
2012 GCB Amanda Vaughn lead role, 10 episodes.
2014 The Following Jana Murphy Episode "Family Affair"
2014 About a Boy Dakota Recurring



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