Biography

Leslie Erin Grossman (born October 25, 1971) is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her role as Mary Cherry on the television series Popular and as Lauren in What I Like About You.

Grossman was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. As a youth, she was a cast member on Kids Incorporated. She attended Crossroads School, where she directed plays. She started acting in her senior year at Sarah Lawrence College.

Grossman had a regular role in What I Like About You, as Val's co-worker and best friend, Lauren, and appeared in Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous, Nip/Tuck, Charmed and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, amongst other things. She appeared in two movies in 2006, Running with Scissors and Itty Bitty Titty Committee. Grossman also guest starred on Melissa and Joey. She auditioned for the roles of Sam McPherson and Nicole Julian on Popular before having the part of Mary Cherry written for her.

In 2000, Grossman married John Bronson. Together, they have one child.

Leslie Erin Grossman (born October 25, 1971) is an American actress. She is perhaps best known for her role as Mary Cherry on the television series Popular and as Lauren in What I Like About You.

Grossman was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. As a youth, she was a cast member on Kids Incorporated. She attended Crossroads School, where she directed plays. She started acting in her senior year at Sarah Lawrence College.

Grossman had a regular role in What I Like About You, as Val's co-worker and best friend, Lauren, and appeared in Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous, Nip/Tuck, Charmed and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, amongst other things. She appeared in two movies in 2006, Running with Scissors and Itty Bitty Titty Committee. Grossman also guest starred on Melissa and Joey. She auditioned for the roles of Sam McPherson and Nicole Julian on Popular before having the part of Mary Cherry written for her.

In 2000, Grossman married John Bronson. Together, they have one child.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 31

Birthday 1971-10-25

Place of Birth Los Angeles - California - USA

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Also Known As

  • Leslie Erin Grossman

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Goliath (4 episodes)
2016 Speechless (1 episode) as Heather
2016 The Good Place (3 episodes) as Donna Shellstrop
2016 Love (1 episode) as Liz
2014 black-ish (1 episode) as Gwen
2014 Faking It (2 episodes) as Diane
2012 Ben and Kate (1 episode) as Nan
2012 Major Crimes (1 episode) as Claire Hunter
2011 American Horror Story (9 episodes) as Margaret Booth (5 episodes) as Meadow Wilton (1 episode) as Patricia Krenwinkel (10 episodes) as Coco St. Pierre Vanderbilt
2011 2 Broke Girls (1 episode) as Amy
2010 Hot in Cleveland (1 episode) as Elise
2009 Modern Family (1 episode) as Katie
2009 Drop Dead Diva (1 episode) as Kristin Mulraney
2009 10 Things I Hate About You (2 episodes)
2009 Spring Breakdown as Hooker
2009 In the Motherhood (3 episodes)
2009 Trust Me (1 episode)
2008 What We Do Is Secret
2007 Itty Bitty Titty Committee as Maude
2006 Running with Scissors as Sue (uncredited)
2006 Help Me Help You (1 episode)
2006 The Jake Effect (7 episodes) as Kimmy Ponder
2005 Grey's Anatomy (1 episode)
2005 Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous as Pam
2003 Nip/Tuck (1 episode)
2002 What I Like About You (64 episodes) as Lauren (2 episodes)
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2 episodes)
1999 Popular (43 episodes) as Mary Cherry
1998 Charmed (1 episode)
1998 Can't Hardly Wait as Girl
1998 The Opposite of Sex as Girl Student

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