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Leilani Sarelle (born September 28, 1966)[1] is an American actress whose most notable role to date has been the character Roxy in Basic Instinct.

Leilani Sarelle
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Sarelle in 2012
Leilani Sarelle Figalan

(1966-09-28) September 28, 1966 (age 52)
Years active1985–present
Miguel Ferrer (m. 1991–2003)


Personal lifeEdit

Sarelle speaks French and plays the piano. Her sister is Meilani Paul. She married Miguel Ferrer in 1991. They had two sons, Lukas Ferrer (born 1993) and Rafael Ferrer (born 1996) before divorcing in 2003. She also has a daughter, Sarah Rita.



Year Title Role Notes
1986 Neon Maniacs Natalie
1989 Shag Suette
1990 Days of Thunder Female Highway Patrol Officer
1992 Basic Instinct Roxy
1992 Little Sister Catherine
1993 The Harvest Natalie Caldwell Credited as Leilani Sarelle Ferrer
1995 Breach of Trust Madeline
2010 Resonance The Woman Short
2011 Breakin' Till Dawn TV Producer
2012 For the Love of Money Nancy
2012 Night Claws Sarah Evans
2013 5 Hour Friends Mab
2015 Midlife Victoria Brooks
2015 Relentless Justice Victoria De Vries
2016 Black Road Lisa [2]


Year Title Role Notes
1985 Highway to Heaven Girl Episode: "The Secret"
1986 Remington Steele People Magazine Reporter Episode: "Steele on the Air"
1986 The Deliberate Stranger Ted groupie at restaurant Television film
1987 Glory Years Television film
1989 Tour of Duty Dollie Episode: "A Necessary End"
1989 L.A. Law Cheryl Flecksor Episode: "Lie Down and Deliver"
1989 The Famous Teddy Z Episode: "Season's Greetings from Al Floss"
1990 The Young Riders Clara Enright Episode: "Matched Pair"
1990 The Outsiders TC Episode: "Union Blues"
1990 Dream On Cindy Episode: "Doing the Bossa Nova"
1991 Checkered Flag Jerri Simpson Television film
1992 Till Death Us Do Part Gloria Keene Television film
1993 Barbarians At The Gate Laurie Johnson
1995 Sketch Artist II: Hands That See Vicki Rosenthal Television film
Credited as Leilani Ferrer
2005 Sleeper Cell Westside Mom Episode: "Soldier"
2009 The Unit Pauline Charest Episode: "Best Laid Plans"
2010 The Mentalist Giselle Dublin Episode: "Red Sky at Night"
2012 Glee Mrs. Tennison Episode: "Big Brother"
2012 Femme Fatales Veronica Flood Episode: "Trophy Wife"

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