Leisha plays "Alice Pieszecki" a wise-cracking journalist who speaks her
mind, and claims she is "looking for the same things in a man as [she is] in
a woman." The character of Alice also leads The L Word Spin-off.
Hailey - born July 11, 1971 in Okinawa, Japan - grew up in Nebraska and
graduated from the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York. Leisha was
a member of the musical group
- later called "Gush" - and has played at Lilith Fair.
Hailey's most known acting screen performance to date is playing Lucy in the
1997 film All Over Me in which she played a lesbian rock and roller.
She has had several other acting roles and commercials and continues to
perform with her band. Hailey has been romantically linked to fellow
musician kd lang.
She has a new band called
Uh Huh Her made up of
herself and Camila Grey, which launched their first full length
album, Common Reaction, on August 19th, 2008. She owns her own record labels
called Marfa Records and Plaid Records.
Click banner to watch Uh Huh Her webisodes;
Purchase Common Reaction from the following retailers:
"Untitled The L Word
spin-off" .... Alice Pieszecki
Cucina, La (2008) (post-production)
"The L Word" .... Alice Pieszecki / ... (2004)
The Snowflake Crusade (2002) .... Marigold
Size 'Em Up (2001) .... Clea Shapiro
Sleeping Beauties (1999) .... Sno Blo Band
Some Girl (1998) .... The Murmurs
All Over Me (1997) .... Lucy
Notable TV Guest Appearances
Anatomy" .... Claire Solomon (1 episode, 2006)
"CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" .... Allison Ludford (1 episode,
"Boy Meets World" .... Corinna (1 episode, 1996)
Life - My Parents Are Gay (2006) (executive producer)
Raising Teens (2005) (TV) (executive producer)
Kissed (1999) (writer: "Smash")
All Over Me
Edge with Jack E. Jett & Sandra Bernhard" .... Herself (1 episode,
- Episode #3.10 (2006)
Raising Teens (2005) (TV) .... Host
Totally Gayer (2004) (TV) .... Herself