The popular American actress and singer Laura Slade Wiggins was born on 8 August 1988 in Athens, Georgia, United States. She became famous because of her roles in Stand, Shameless, The Tomorrow People, Starving in Suburbia, and Rings.
Laura went to high school in Georgia, where she was also a member of the Oconee Youth Playhouse which was the community theatre. Moreover, she developed her interest in acting and played a little role when she graduated from Pasadena City College in California.
Laura Slade started her career in 2016 with a TV appearance. The first TV series Laura was Not Like Everyone Else and then appeared in another named Girl, Positive which played the role of Lindsey Carter in 2017.
Moreover, in some other TV shows, Copper and Stone, The Finder, Blackbox, The Cheating Pact, the Tomorrow People, Law and Order, and many more are included. Not only this, but she was also featured in the most popular series Chicago P.D.
- Real Name: Laura Slade Wiggins
- Nickname: Laura
- Profession: Actress
- Age: 34 years
- Date of Birth: August 8, 1988
- Birthplace: Athens, Georgia, United States
- Profession: Movie Actress
- Net Worth: $2 million
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity: White
- Religion: Christianity
- Instagram: @lswiggins
- Height: 5 feet 2 inches
- Weight: 45kg
- Body Measurements: 33-22-31
- Hair Color: Light Brown
- Eye Color: Hazel Blue
- Bra Size: 34 A
A movie called “Not Like Everyone Else” released Laura’s first TV role in 2006. She played Kimberly in the movie. The following year, she played a high school girl named Lindsey Carter in the movie “Girl, Positive.” After that, Laura was cast in an episode of the police procedural drama “Eleventh Hour.”
After getting a part in the comedy-drama Showtime show “Shameless” in 2011, Laura became a big star. There were three seasons of her on this show before she moved on to other parts in shows like “Private Practise,” “Perception,” and “The Finder.” Laura became famous in “Shameless” and then again in “The Tomorrow People” series, where she played Irene Quinn, a 17-year-old geneticist. This part got her a lot of attention and good reviews from both fans and critics.
Two years after her first TV show, Slade was cast in the movie “Dance of the Dead.” Then, in 2012, she played Charlotte when she was 13 years old in the comedy “Hit List.” Laura was cast as the lead in the drama romance “Hard Drive” two years later, playing an unhappy young woman named Debs who started dating her new neighbor Ditch, even though Ditch’s mother didn’t like the relationship. She played the part of Douglas Smith.
During the same year, she played Hanna, a young girl who was obsessed with being thin after seeing a website that praised being thin, which caused her to struggle with anorexia. In 2017, Laura was in the supernatural horror movie “Rings” with Alex Roe, Bonnie Morgan, Matilda Lutz, and other well-known players. That same year, she was also in the TV show “Chicago P.D.” with Sophia Bush, Patrick Flueger, Archie Kao, Jesse Lee Soffer, and Jason Beghe.
She has appeared on TV in many shows as a guest star, such as “Private Practise” and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation.” This has helped her improve her acting skills and also helped her business.
Laura is also a musician, having written the popular song “For All I Care.” Laura works on her music career in addition to her acting job to make a good living and raise her overall net worth.
Laura Slade Wiggins married Kyle Weishaar in Colbert, Georgia. He is a professional stuntman and has worked for many Hollywood stars. The couple got married on 23 June 2019.
- She has been given the “Point of Courage” award for her work helping people who have been raped or sexually abused.
- Laura helps people with bulimia and anorexia and raises knowledge about these disorders.
- Laura loves to sing and play the guitar at home when she has free time.
- She has a dove tattoo under her armpit because she loves them so much.
- “Shameless” co-stars like Jeremy, Emmy, and Shanola are some of her favourite people to hang out with. They go on coffee dates and have dinner together.
- She has a dog named Papillio because she loves them so much.
- The EP record she made called “Clementine” came out in 2012.
- In 2013, her part in the TV show “The Tomorrow People” made her famous all over the world.
Laura Slade Net Worth
Laura earns money from both her singing and acting careers. The estimated net worth of Laura is $2 million.