This Saturday, August 29, Lea Michele celebrates her 34th birthday. If she took her first steps on the stage of Broadway, in productions such as Les Misérables and Un violon sur le toit, it was not until 2009 that the actress was entitled to international fame in the skin of Rachel. Berry, heroine of the Glee series. Propelled into the limelight and frequently seen in the limelight, the star did not let Hollywood beauty dictates reach her while her nose, too imperfect for some, was often the target of criticism. The proof, she never used a scalpel to change it. A decision made when she was a teenager.
And for good reason, Lea Michele’s mother has formally prohibited her from succumbing to the temptation of cosmetic surgery. “I was one of the only girls in my high school not to have done it,” she said in the columns of People magazine. “And if anyone needed it, it was me. But my mom always said to me, growing up, ‘Barbra Streisand didn’t have her nose done. You won’t.'” So , when a former manager, when she was 13, asked her to have her nose redone at 15, Lea Michele did not want to wait. She simply refused to give in. “We were like, ‘Okay, let’s get out of here.’ Obviously, I didn’t. And wherever she is, I want to tell her that she can fuck herself, “she protested on the Chelsea Lately talk show.
Mom for the first time
A desire to turn her complexes into a force that Lea Michele will certainly transmit to her little boy, named Ever Leo. Because, before blowing out her candles, the actress welcomed her very first child on August 20, 2020. Baby born from her marriage to Zandy Reich, a lifelong friend whose daily life she has been sharing since July 2017. Indeed, on his Instagram account, the star of Scream Queens has unveiled a first photo of his little one.
Lea Michele celebrates her 34th birthday © Chris Delmas