Kaitlyn Leeb is a popular Canadian actress
Born in Toronto, Ontario Canada
Hold Canadian nationality and the zodiac sign Gemini
Has a daughter and is expecting a second baby
Net worth is estimated to be around $1.2 million
Kaitlyn Leeb is a popular Canadian actress, who starred in the series “Heartland” and could be seen in “Total Recall” and “Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments”. Kaitlyn is the mother of an almost three-year-old daughter and is expecting a second baby with husband Ted Leeb.
Early life and family
Born Kaitlyn Wong on June 18, 1988 in Toronto, Ontario Canada, she holds Canadian nationality and her zodiac sign is Gemini. Kaitlyn was born into a family of Chinese and Irish descent. Her parents are very supportive and encourage Kaitlyn to pursue new goals in her acting career, even occasionally visiting her on set. Her mother once played her on-screen mother, appearing as her mother in the series episode “Heartland”, in which Kaitlyn’s character Cassandra gets married, accompanying her to the wedding ceremony. Kaitlyn is a devout Catholic. She has several siblings, including her brother, Brandon.
Kaitlyn graduated from her local high school in North York, Toronto, in 2005 and then enrolled at York University from which she graduated in 2009 with a bachelor’s degree in psychology.
Kaitlyn started her career as a print and bikini model, and even won the Toronto CHIN Bikini Pageant in 2009. She has worked with companies and brands such as FUZE fruit drinks, Virgin Mobile and Dentyne Ice , among others. Still having a lot of offers from modeling agencies, Kaitlyn nevertheless decided to try herself as an actress.
She made her debut in the television series “Beautiful People” in 2006, in a minor role as a girl in the episode “Black Diamonds, White Lies”. In 2009, she played the role of Valerie in “The Jazzman”, then appeared as Clementine Cheerleder in the series “Blue Mountain State” (2010 – 2011). She also landed the role of Julie 2009 in a popular TV series “Aaron Stone”, appearing in the episode “Pack-Man”. From 2010 to 2012, Kaitlyn appeared in series and films such as “Locked Down” (2010), “Wrong Turn 4: Bloody Beginnings” (2011) and “The LA Complex” (2012 – present). She also wowed her fans by appearing as the three-breasted woman in “Total Recall” (2012), sharing the screen with Golden Globe Awarded Colin Farrell and “Pearl Harbor” star Kate Beckinsale.
From 2012 to 2014, Kaitlyn landed more roles in various TV movies, including “Grave Halloween” and “The Hazing Secret.” She also played Danica in “Backpackers” (2013 – present), appeared as Amanda in “Bitten” (2014 – 2016) and as Elsa Tessier in “Republic of Doyle” (2010 – 2014). In 2014, she landed the roles of Laila in “Seed” (2013 – 2014) and Lily in “Rogue” (2013 – present). One of her first major roles was that of Jennifer Doolittle in the series “Degrassi”, appearing in several episodes between 2012 and 2014. She then began to obtain more recurring roles in the series, thus portraying Keira in five episodes of “Single Ladies” (2011 – present), Camille Belcourt in seven episodes of “Shadowhunters: The Mortal Instruments” (2016-2019), and Susan in seven episodes of the series “Slasher”, although her fans were upset when his character was removed after these appearances.
His most significant work is that of Cassandra Lee O’Dell in “Heartland”. The series tells the story of the Flemings, the family that takes care of their ranch with horses, showing their happy moments and the challenges of life. Kaitlyn joined the cast in 2012, appearing in 17 episodes in total. The last episode Kaitlyn appeared in was titled “Decision Time” (2017). Kaitlyn’s Cassandra was first introduced as Tyler Borden’s classmate, who attended vet school with him and eventually became a veterinarian at the same clinic where Tyler works. Cassandra was very ambitious and often acted like a know-it-all, but after Jeremy Hughes, with whom she was romantically involved, sabotages Heartland, Cassandra is fired. Scott Cardinal, a vet with a troubled background, convinced Tyler to bring Cassandra back to their clinic.
Kaitlyn Leeb as Cassandra, who along with Caleb visits Ty and Amy at their loft.
Kaitlyn’s character also developed a close relationship with Caleb O’Dell, whom she eventually married at the end of the tenth season. The series has very positive feedback from audiences and critics. The series’ thirteenth season premiered on September 22, 2019 and is expected to run for 10 episodes.
Current and future projects
Although she had to take a short break from filming due to her pregnancy and the birth of her first child, Kaitlynn quickly got back to work and starred in the TV movie “Christmas with a Prince” (2018) , landing the role of Dr. Tasha Mason. She also appeared in another Christmas tale, titled “Christmas with a View” (2018), playing the role of Clara Garrison. Among his future projects is the sequel to “Christmas With A Prince” titled “Christmas With A Prince – Becoming Royal”, coming in November 2019.
She also lands the role of Leah in the new Netflix series “Spinning Out”, the story of Kat Baker, the skater who does her best to get back into competition after a bad fall.
Armstrong Acting Studios
Kaitlyn is a reader at Armstrong Acting Studios, a training studio for actors. She is an active member of the community and has participated in various events, such as “Working Actor Panel”, telling the story of her success and her fruitful collaboration with Armstrong Acting Studios, alongside actors such as Carson Maccormac, Amalia Williamson and Amanda Arcuri. Professional actors chat with young people, encourage them to develop their acting and drama skills, reveal their failures that taught them something useful, etc. Kaitlyn also cooperates with ActEd Onlinea virtual drama training center.
Charity and volunteering
Kaitlyn is the ambassador for Jake’s House Charity, the foundation and community that supports families with autism. Kaitlyn participates in various events and even jobs mentoring, advocating for people of all ages living with autism. She recently participated in the event held at the Fox Harb’r Resort, spending the entire weekend with families, struggling with their autistic children or other loved ones; the actress golfed with them, swam and just chatted, supporting them on their difficult journey.
Kaitlyn also supports the LGBTQ2S community and participates annually in the CIBC Run for the Cure Breast Cancer Walk with all of her family members.
Personal life, husband Ted Leeb
Kaitlyn began dating her current husband, Ted Leeb, a stock trader, in 2010. The couple shared many mutual photos on their Instagram accounts, until Ted deleted her profile. Kaitlyn and Ted married in a private ceremony on August 17, 2013 and welcomed their first daughter named Avery Elizabeth in 2016. According to recent Pictures Kaitlyn posted on her Instagram that she is pregnant with their second child, although the couple have yet to reveal the gender of their future baby. Kaitlyn spends a lot of time with her family – they travel often and visit various resorts; they particularly like Bali and Sri Lanka.
— Kaitlyn Leeb (@kaitdubz) August 11, 2016
Hobbies, favorite things and interesting facts
- Kaitlyn has a dog named Bodie.
- In her spare time, she enjoys biking, watching horse races, taking walks, and sometimes even doing aerial trellises.
- She often eats out with her husband, mostly frequenting Mexican cafes, because Kaitlyn’s favorite foods are tacos, nachos and guacamole.
- She also goes surfing sometimes with her husband; they recently visited Punta De Mita for having a good time at the beach, sunbathing and surfing.
- Among her favorite wines are whites and rosés, while her favorite cocktail is a white wine spritzer.
Appearance, style of dress
Kaitlyn has long dark brown hair and hazel eyes. She is 1.63 m (5 ft 4 in) tall and weighs approximately 55 kg (120 lb). As for her clothing style, she prefers long dresses or casual looks, while her favorite accessory is Sun glasses with a gold chain.
Net Worth and Salary
As of 2019, Kaitlyn’s net worth is estimated to be around $1.2 million, while her modeling earnings are said to be over $70,000 per year.