- Date of Birth:
- March 26, 1957
- 5' 8"
Leeza Gibbons (born in Hartsville, South Carolina on March 26, 1957) is a talk show host, author and speaker. She currently hosts a radio show called Hollywood Confidential. In Feb. 2015, Leeza won Season 7 of The Celebrity Apprentice. She is the second female winner in the show’s history.
Best Known For:
Leeza Gibbons is best known for being a co-host of Entertainment Tonight until 1995, and having a daytime talk show called Leeza, which ended in 2000.
Gibbons attended the University of South Carolina, where she studied journalism and mass communication. Gibbons is currently married to Steve Fenton. She has been married and divorced three other times; first to John Hicks, then to English actor Christopher Quinten. She has a daughter, Jordan Alexandria, with Quinten. Her third marriage was to actor Stephen Meadows, and they have two sons, Nathan Daniel and Troy. As a philanthopist, Gibbons runs a charity called Leeza’s Care Connection. The charity focuses on providing resources to people caring for loved ones with Alzheimer’s disease. When Gibbons won The Celebrity Apprentice, she chose to put the $250,000 in winnings toward the charity.