Laura Spencer is a gifted American actress who has been hailed for the hard work she puts into her craft. Starting her career in the late 2000s, she has gone on to put out an impressive body of work, winning fans over to herself with her stellar approach to acting. She is known to interact very cordially with her fans on social media and has built a community of loyal followers over time.
As an actress, Laura Spencer is now best known for her portrayal of Jane Bennet in The Lizzie Bennet Diaries, as well as her performance in The Big Bang Theory, a CBS television series in which she played Emily Sweeney. She also got praised for her appearances as Jessica Warren in Bones, an American TV series. Learn more about Laura below.
Laura Spencer – Biography
Laura Spencer was born on the 8th of May, 1986. The actress was born and raised by her parents in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA. The identities of her parents have not been revealed but we know that she had a brother with who she spent her childhood days in Oklahoma. Sadly though, her brother passed away sometime in 2015. She took to her Instagram page in January, 2019 to emotionally mourn his sad passing.
Not much is known about her childhood days or how she spent them. We have, however, been able to gather that she attended the Santa Fe High School which is located in Edmond, Oklahoma.
It is not known if Laura later went to college after high school. She has, however, gone on to make a name for herself as an American actress.
She Has Featured In Movies, TV series And Web Series
Laura Spencer has had a great career that spans across feature films, TV series, and even web TV series. She made a debut in a feature film in 2009 after she was cast as Wendy in Barking Water. That same year, she appeared in three more movies namely; The Familiar, OU, I Love You and Nabot. Some other films she has starred in include The Rounder Comes to Town, Pearl, In The Land of Fireworks, Dylan Dog: Dead of Night, Time Expired, The Millionaire Tour, and Heartland among many others.
Laura made her TV series debut in 2009 when she appeared in Funnell of Darkness. She later landed roles in Mad Love, Criminal Minds: Suspect Behaviour, 2 Broke Girls and A Christmas Kiss. She later got her big break on TV in 2013 when she was cast as Parker Robinson in Switched At Birth. The series launched her into the spotlight and introduced her to new fans. The next year in 2014, her fame increased even more after she scored the role of Emily Sweeney in The Big Bang Theory.
She made so much buzz in the series while it lasted and many now argue that this is her biggest project to date. The same year, she starred in Bones as Jessica Warren. Her performance on Bones was also highly praised.
Laura also appeared in the web series, The Lizzie Bennet Diaries playing Jane Bennet. In 2013, she starred as Julie in Coffee Shop Squatters then went on to work as Vanessa in Blue, another critically acclaimed web series.
She Also Writes And Produces Her Own Films
Apart from appearing in feature films and TV series, Laura Spencer has also written her own script for a movie and has also produced one. In 2013, she served as the executive producer for The Water’s Fine, a short film. In 2018, she wrote the script for Likeness, another short movie for which she was hailed for her efforts.
She Is Married
Laura Spencer is a happily married woman. The actress is married to Michael Jack Greenwald, an American producer. Laura and Michael tied the knot in January 2019 to the huge admiration of her followers who stormed her comment section to shower her with congratulatory messages. From the photos appearing on her Instagram page, it is quite certain that the couple are living a happily as man and wife.
Her Net Worth
It is apparent that Laura Spencer has made quite a lot of money during her career as an actress. Having been in the industry for a while, and having also been a producer and writer, it is expected that she is fully financially independent.
At the moment, the actress is reported to be worth between $4 million to $5 million by several sources.
Lara Spencer is a beautiful woman and has a slim body build; the actress stands at 5 feet 6 inches in height. In addition to this, she is reported to weigh about 57 kg. Her body measurements have been revealed to be 36 inches (bust), 26 inches (waist) and 36 inches (hips).