Facts of Lea Salonga
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||48 years old|
|Family Name :||Salonga|
|Birth Place :||Philippines|
|Birth Sign :||pisces|
|Height :||5 Feet 2 Inch|
|Birth Name||Maria Lea Carmen Imutan Salonga|
|Mother||Ligaya Alcantara Imutan|
|Father||Feliciano Genuino Salonga|
|Profession||Singer and actress|
|Eye Color||Brown Dark|
|Weight in KG||54 kg|
|Married to||Robert Charles Chien (m. 2004)|
|Education||Ateneo de Manila University|
|Awards||Theatre World Awards, Golden Artist Award|
|Online Presence||Facebook, Twitter, Instagram|
|TV Show||The Voice of the Philippines|
|Siblings||Gerard Salonga,Jeff Salonga|
Singer and actress, Lea Salonga is best known for her roles in musical theatre, supplying the singing voices of two Disney Princesses, (Jasmine and Ming-Na Wen) and as a recording artist and television performer.
Early Life of Lea Salonga
Lea Salonga was born on February 22, 1971, in Manila, Philippines. She is the daughter of Feliciano Genuino Salonga, a naval Rear admiral, & shipping company owner (1929–2016) and Maria Ligaya Alcantara.
Lea Salonga's Career
Lea made her professional debut in 1978 at the age of seven in the musical called 'The King and I ' with Repertory Philippines. Lea is the first Filipina ever to win the prestigious Tony Award for her role as Kim in the Broadway Musical "Miss Saigon".
Lea Salonga's Net Worth
Lea Salonga's estimated net worth is $18 million.
Lea Salonga's Personal Life
On 10th January 2004, Lea Salonga married Robert Charles Chien, a Chinese-Japanese managing director of an entertainment software company.
The couple met while doing Flower Drum Song. Salonga and Chien have a daughter named Nicole Beverly Chien, born in 2006.