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Makenzie Leigh Height, Weight, Age, Boyfriend, Family

Makenzie Leigh Quick Info
Height 5 ft 8½ in
Weight 61 kg
Date of Birth August 8, 1990
Zodiac Sign Leo
Eye Color Blue

Makenzie Leigh is an American actress, model, writer, producer, and director who is mostly known for her film roles that include playing Jayne in James White (2015), Faison Zorn in Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (2016), Ruby in The Assistant (2019), Em in Light Years (2019), etc. Moreover, her television roles include playing Lana Mills on Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2011), Young Vivian on Deception (2013), Rainey Selwin on The Good Wife (2013), Celine Emminger on Unforgettable (2013), Liza on Gotham (2014–2015), Addison on Mozart in the Jungle (2014), Connie on The Slap (2015), Amy O’Connor on The Knick (2015), First Lieutenant Ella Stein on The Code (2019), etc.

Born Name

Makenzie Leigh Weinman

Nick Name


Makenzie Leigh as seen in 2016
Makenzie Leigh as seen in 2016 (Greg2600 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 2.0 DEED)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Dallas, Texas, United States





Makenzie Leigh studied fiction writing at the New York University.


Actress, Director, Producer, Model, Writer


  • Others – Homer Russell Weinman (Paternal Grandfather), Stella Zadora (Paternal Grandmother), Jack Ward Robison (Maternal Grandfather), Helen Louise Tucker (Maternal Grandmother)


As an actress, Makenzie Leigh has been represented by –

  • Creative Artists Agency
  • ICM Partners
  • Untitled Entertainment

As a model, she has been represented by –

  • IMG Models (New York)
  • IMG Milano




5 ft 8½ in or 174 cm


61 kg or 134.5 lbs

Boyfriend / Spouse

Makenzie Leigh has dated –

  1. Jared – She was dating a guy named Jared, who worked as a psychiatrist, in 2016.
  2. According to her Instagram account, Makenzie has been happily married to an unnamed person since October 2018.
Makenzie Leigh as seen dressed for Halloween in November 2021
Makenzie Leigh as seen dressed for Halloween in November 2021 (Makenzie Leigh / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity


She has Irish, German, English, Scottish, and Polish (on her father’s side) ancestry.

Hair Color

Light Brown

Eye Color


Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

Large forehead

Brand Endorsements

Makenzie Leigh has endorsed or promoted brands such as –

  • Tod’s
  • No One Left Behind
  • Gucci
  • Beat Bolliger
  • Fendi
  • Kerastase
  • Wardrobe NYC

Makenzie Leigh Favorite Things

  • Writers – Joan Didion, Virginia Woolf

SourceThe Last Magazine

Makenzie Leigh as seen in an Instagram picture taken in March 2023
Makenzie Leigh as seen in an Instagram picture taken in March 2023 (Makenzie Leigh / Instagram)

Makenzie Leigh Facts

  1. She began her modeling career at the young age of 15 years.
  2. While growing up, Makenzie dreamt of becoming a professional ballerina and trained until the age of 15 before focusing her attention on writing.
  3. While studying at New York University, her writing assignment was criticized for being very one-dimensional, which prompted her to enroll in an acting class to get a better understanding of character development. It was from this class that she developed an interest in acting and decided to pursue an acting career.
  4. Makenzie started training with acting coach Susan Batson in 2009 after deciding to become an actress.
  5. She turned director, writer, and co-producer for the short film The Vanishing Princess (2018). Additionally, she also acted in the film as The Princess.
  6. Makenzie shares her birth date with prominent celebrities such as Dustin Hoffman, Shawn Mendes, Olivia Duffin, Lauv, Michael Urie, Meagan GoodDani Dyer, Keith Carradine, Deborah Norville, U2′s The Edge, Jackie Cruz, Connie Stevens, J.C. Chasez, Lindsay Sloane, Choi SeungcheolPrincess Beatrice of York, Roger Federer, Brianna Guidry, and many others.

Featured Image by Greg2600 / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 2.0 DEED

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