Famous talk show host most noted for her work on NBC. She hosted a 1990s talk show called Leeza and a radio program called Hollywood Confidential. In 2015, she won the reality show The Celebrity Apprentice.
After graduating from the University of South Carolina, she worked for a Dallas-Fort Worth television station.
She guest-starred on such shows as The Simple Life and Just Shoot Me.
She was married four times and divorced three times between 1980 and 2011. Her second husband, Christopher Quinten, had a successful career as a British soap opera actor; her third husband, Stephen Meadows, was also an actor.
She replaced Meredith Vieira on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire for a short time in 2008.