BIO

Born in Augsburg, Germany on May 30, 1987 (making her a Gemini), Javicia Leslie moved to Maryland at a young age and was raised in Upper Marlboro, near Washington, D.C.

Her first starring role came in 2016 television film, Killer Coach. Javicia has appeared in several television series including MacGyver, Chef Julian and Prototype. In 2017, Javicia filmed a role as one of the leads in the film The Family Business, which was based on the novel by New York Times bestselling author Carl Weber.

Following that, she appeared on the CBS sitcom God Friended Me for two years before her break-out role as Ryan Wilder for the second season onward in The CW’s Batwoman was announced in 2020.

Onstage, Leslie appeared in several productions during her time at Hampton University, including Seven Guitars, For Colored Girls and Chicago.

Openly bisexual and a vegan, Javicia is also trained in Muay Thai, boxing, weapons and tap dance. She enjoys cooking, track and swimming, and she regularly trains in an extensive fitness boot camp.

SELECTED WORKS

BATWOMAN
SERIES. 2021-PRESENT.
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ROPED
MOVIE. 2020.
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ALWAYS A BRIDESMAID
MOVIE. 2019.
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THE FAMILY BUSINESS
SERIES. 2018-PRESENT.
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GOD FRIENDED ME
SERIES. 2018-2020.
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MACGYVER
SERIES. 2017 & 2018.
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KAT
SERIES. 2017.
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BROKE & SEXY
SERIES. 2017.
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HELLO CUPID REBOOT
SERIES. 2016.
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KILLER COACH
MOVIE. 2016.
news – images – videos
imdb – official – wikipedia
CHEF JULIAN
SERIES. 2015-2017.
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imdb – official – wikipedia