Leah Pipes

Leah Marie Pipes[1] (born August 12, 1988)[2] is an American actress. She is most notable for starring in the television series Life Is Wild, the slasher film Sorority Row and the CW's The Originals.

Leah Pipes
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Pipes at PaleyFest 2014 for The Originals
Leah Marie Pipes

(1988-08-12) August 12, 1988 (age 32)
Years active2001–present
Notable work
The Originals
(m. 2014; div. 2019)

Early lifeEdit

Pipes was born in Los Angeles, California.[2]


She broke into screen acting in 2001 on the supernatural-drama series show Angel. She was a regular on the TV series Lost at Home and appeared in the Disney Channel Original Movie Pixel Perfect as Samantha Jacobs. She starred in the movie Fingerprints in 2006 (released in 2008). She has also appeared on TV shows such as Crossing Jordan and Drake & Josh. She also appeared on Clubhouse as Jessie.

She starred in the soccer film Her Best Move.[3] She appeared in Odd Girl Out and other small budget films. In 2006 Pipes starred as the teenage foster child Kelly in an episode of Fox's TV series Bones.

For the 2007–2008 television season, Pipes starred in the drama series Life Is Wild.[4][5] She also had a recurring role in Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles as Jody. She plays Beth in the ABC series The Deep End, which premiered on 21 January 2010.

She played one of the leads in her first major film, 2009's Sorority Row. For which she received critical acclaim, and was either seen as the "highlight" or the best part of the film.

In 2010, she played Miranda for one episode of Law & Order: Los Angeles. She also played Alexis for one episode of The Defenders. In 2012, she began filming alongside Mischa Barton and Ryan Eggold in the Mark Edwin Robinson's supernatural romance thriller, Into the Dark.[6]

In 2013 she played Katie in Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret, a television movie about the murder of Travis Alexander.[7]

She starred with E.J. Bonilla in the film romance Musical Chairs, about a couple who participates in wheelchair ballroom dancing. It was released theatrically on March 23, 2012.[8] Pipes starred in The Originals as Camille O'Connell. She also starred in Charmed as Fiona a witch whose magic equals with the powers of the charmed ones.

Personal lifeEdit

In January 2014, Pipes announced her engagement to actor and musician A.J. Trauth, after almost three years of dating.[9][10] They married on December 6, 2014 in Santa Barbara, California.[11] Pipes filed for divorce in May 2019.[12]



Year Title Role Notes
2006 Fingerprints Melanie
2007 Her Best Move Sara Davis
2009 Sorority Row Jessica Pierson
2011 Conception Carla
2011 Literally, Right Before Aaron Leah Short film
2012 Musical Chairs Mia
2012 Into the Dark Astrid Daniels Also known as "I Will Follow You into the Dark"
2014 The Devil's Hand Sarah
2019 Heatstroke Claire Short film


Year Title Role Notes
2001 Angel Stephanie Guest role; 2 episodes
2003 Lost at Home Sarah Davis Main role; 6 episodes
2004 Pixel Perfect Samantha Television film
2004 Drake & Josh Mandi Episode: "Football"
2004–2005 Clubhouse Jessie Recurring role; 5 episodes
2005 Malcolm in the Middle Stephanie Wright Episode: "Tiki Lounge"
2005 Odd Girl Out Stacey Larson Television film
2006 Bones Kelly Morris Episode: "The Boy in the Shroud"
2006 Shark Jordan Metcalfe Episode: "Sins of the Mother"
2007 Crossing Jordan Melissa Ripton Episode: "Seven Feet Under"
2007–2008 Life Is Wild Katie Clarke Main role; 12 episodes
2008 Ghost Whisperer Kylie Episode: "Horror Show"
2008 Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles Jody Guest role; 2 episodes
2010 The Deep End Beth Branford Recurring role; 6 episodes
2010 Law & Order: LA Miranda Clark Episode: "Hollywood"
2010 The Defenders Alexis Episode: "Nevada v. Killa Diz"
2013 Glee Electra Episode: "Naked"
2013 The Vampire Diaries Camille O'Connell Episode: "The Originals"
2013 Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret Katie Television film
2013–2018 The Originals Camille O'Connell Main role (Seasons 1–3), Special Guest Star (Seasons 4–5); 65 episodes
2016 Change of Heart Diane McCarthy Television film
2018 Mommy Group Murder Natalie Television film
2019 Charmed Fiona Recurring role (season 1); 8 episodes

Music videosEdit

Year Title Artist
2009 "Get U Home" Shwayze


Year Award Category Work Result
2016 Teen Choice Awards Choice TV: Liplock (with Joseph Morgan) The Originals Nominated


  1. ^ According to the State of California. California Birth Index, 1905-1995. Center for Health Statistics, California Department of Health Services, Sacramento, California. Searchable at http://www.familytreelegends.com/records/39461
  2. ^ a b "Lisa Pipes Biography". TV Guide. Archived from the original on September 19, 2015. Retrieved February 9, 2020.
  3. ^ "Leah Pipes". TheStarScoop.com. Retrieved 2007-10-08.
  4. ^ Blumenstock, Kathy (October 7, 2007). "Trading One Zoo For Another". Washington Post. Retrieved 2007-10-08.
  5. ^ Bellafante, Ginia (October 6, 2007). "Seeking Deep Answers in the Wild Green Yonder". New York Times. Retrieved 2007-10-08.
  6. ^ I Will Follow You Into the Dark The New York Times. Retrieved on 8 January 2012
  7. ^ "'Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret': Leah Pipes on the Fascination Behind the TV Trial | Hollywood Reporter". www.hollywoodreporter.com.
  8. ^ "Musical Chairs". Archived from the original on 16 June 2015. Retrieved 23 September 2014.
  9. ^ "Leah Pipes Engaged to AJ Trauth: The Originals Star's Ring Details - Us Weekly". Us Weekly. February 6, 2014. Retrieved September 23, 2014.
  10. ^ "Leah Pipes Is Engaged to a Star From Which Classic Disney Channel Series?". Wetpaint.com. Retrieved September 23, 2014.
  11. ^ "The Originals Star Leah Pipes Is Married". People. Retrieved June 3, 2016.
  12. ^ Corinthios, Aurelie (May 9, 2019). "The Originals Star Leah Pipes Files for Divorce from Even Stevens Actor A.J. Trauth". People.

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