Lea Salonga

Stage Actress

Birthday February 22, 1971

Birth Sign Pisces

Birthplace Manila, Philippines

Age 53 years old

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Filipina actress who became famous for her role as Kim in the musical Miss Saigon. She also provided the singing voices for Mulan and Princess Jasmine in the Disney animated films Mulan and Aladdin.

Before Fame

She made her stage debut at the age of seven in The King and I.


In 2011, she was named a Disney Legend.

Family Life

She married Robert Charles Chien in 2004, and the couple welcomed a daughter named Nicole in 2006.

Associated With

She and Hinton Battle were both in the original Broadway cast of Miss Saigon. Both of them won Tony Awards for their roles.