Many Hollywood celebs keep their personal lives low key, but not in the case of an American actress Leah Remini. She is very outspoken and reveals everything about her life including from her career to Scientology and even her family and relationships.
She has been married to producer and entrepreneur Angelo Pagan since 2003. The couple shares a daughter together. Let us find out how their relationship is going at present.
Leah Remini’s Blissful Married Life With Husband Of Fifteen Years Angelo Pagan
The King of Queens star Leah Remini is living happily with her entrepreneur husband Angelo Pagan. She married him in 2003, it's been, 15 years already and the couple is still together and still going strong,
CAPTION: Leah Remini and her husband Angelo Pagan SOURCE: Pinsdaddy.com
The pair first met at a Cuban club El Florida in Hollywood and they eventually fell in love- it was love at first sight for both of them.
Then, they dated for the next seven years before tying the knot in 2003. She frequently uploads pictures with the caption, “Thankful #family” which tells us that she is living a blessed and successful married life.
Leah Remini And Angelo Pagan’s Past Affairs-Cheating Allegations
Leah Remini is loyal to her husband and supports him always despite knowing that he is a serial cheater. When she met Pagan, he was a single father of three sons from his previous relationships. Even after dating her, he had an alleged affair with another woman.
In 2015, she penned the book, Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology- where she revealed some shocking facts of her life. During her appearance on The View, hosted by Joy Behar read an excerpt from her book that stated:
I am selfish and self-centered… My husband is a serial cheater and my mother was a s**t.
But, she did not elaborate on the details about his affairs. Despite all struggles, the couple is happy in their relationship. Additionally, the duo is blessed with a child completing their happy family.
Leah Remini And Angelo Pagan’s Daughter Sofia Makes Her Dad Sleep On The Couch
Leah Remini and her husband Pagan welcomed their first child, a daughter named Sofia Bella on 16 June 2004. She was born one day after her 34th birthday. She grew up in the sets and is friends with other celebrity kids like Jaden Smith and Suri Cruise.
In an interview with Redbook, Sofia admitted that she preferred to sleep with her parents than in her cozy bedroom. But it did not last for long. She added:
Sometimes I kick Daddy out of bed by accident and he ends up sleeping on the couch. He loves to sleep on the couch!
In the same interview, she told Prince of Persia, Chronicles of Narnia and Karate Kid were her favorite childhood films.
Sofia also has three-half sibling brothers from her father’s side.
Leah Remini Recently Revealed 'She is Constantly Hara s sed by Former Church Members'
In September 2018, she told LaPalme Magazine that she is hara s sed constantly by members of her former church. According to Daily Mail, she told:
People on our show are hara s sed constantly, especially me. Members of the Church go to my mother's restaurant, confront my little sister, and my step kids in San Francisco, trying to intimidate us.
She also showed her aggression and said these abusive scare tactics are what they call a religion!
The 48-year-old Hollywood star came forward and exposed her former church.
Remini raised as a member of the Church Scientology from childhood and left in 2013. After leaving the church, she began publicly criticizing the organization that many regarded as a cult.
In the same interview, she also revealed that she and her former close friend, Katie Holmes are no longer in a talking term. She additionally hinted that Holmes could lose custody of Suri- Holmes and her ex-husband Tom Cruise’s daughter.
Lesser-Known Facts About Angelo Pagan
The 50-year-old Angelo Pagan hails from the Puerto-Rican origin. He is a popular singer in his home country. Pagan has performed in clubs with his band Salsa Caliente and even released a solo album No Tengas Miedo.
He is a good friend of music producer Marc Anthony. He has appeared in numerous films and TV series. He now appears on his wife’s doc u mentary series Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath.
Leah Remini: Quick Facts
- Leah Marie Remini was born on 15 June 1970.
- She is a native of New York City.
- She has 5 siblings; four sisters and a brother.
- She comes from mixed descent: Sicilian and Austrian Jewish.
- Remini was baptized Roman Catholic and raised in the Catholic tradition.
- She moved to Los Angeles when she was 13.
- Remini is in Hollywood since the late 80s.
- She made her television debut in 1988 in a sitcom Head of the Cla s s.
- Her next role was in a sitcom Who’s the Boss.
- In 1989, she played alongside Halle Berry in a short-lived sitcom Living Dolls.
- From 1998-2007, she shared a screen with Kevin James in a sitcom The King of Queens.
- From 2010-11, she hosted a CBS talk show, The Talk.
- In November 2015, she published her memoir; Troublemaker: Surviving Hollywood and Scientology.
- Since 2016, she is appearing in her own reality doc u mentary series Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath.