December 2, 1981
39 years old
5 ft 7 in | 170 cm tall
34-24-35 in | 86.5-61-89 cm
54 kg | 119 lbs
7 US | 37.5 EU
Lesley-Ann Brandt was born in Cape Town, South Africa, on December 2, 1981, is a South African actress.
Young Lesley-Ann Brandt first started her professional career as a model, in New Zealand.
She made her big screen debut in drama film The Hopes & Dreams of Gazza Snell (2010) in role as Sharon.
She got her television debut in New Zealand comedy series Diplomatic Immunity (2009) in role as Leilani Fa'auigaese.
Her breakthrough performance came as Naevia in Starz television miniseries Spartacus: Blood and Sand (2010).
InSight (2011) mystery thriller drama opposite Sean Patrick Flanery, Natalie Zea and Adam Baldwin
A Beautiful Soul (2012) drama with Deitrick Haddon and Harry Lennix
Drift (2013) drama sport opposite Sam Worthington, Xavier Samuel and Myles Pollard
Painkillers (2015) science fiction action with Tahmoh Penikett and Colm Feore
Heartlock (2019) romantic crime drama opposite Alexander Dreymon and Erik LaRay Harvey
Duke (2019) crime drama with Carmine Giovinazzo and Hank Harris
She played Leilani Fa'auigaese in New Zealand comedy series Diplomatic Immunity (2009) in 13 episodes.
She portrayed Naevia in Starz television miniseries Spartacus: Blood and Sand (2010) and Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011).
This Is Not My Life (2010) New Zealand television mystery thriller series in role as Hine / WAI Field Reporter
CSI: NY (2011) CBS police procedural series in role as Camille Jordanson
Single Ladies (2014) comedy drama series in role as Naomi Cox
The Librarians (2014) TNT fantasy adventure series in role as Lamia
Lucifer (2016- ) Fox urban fantasy series in role as Mazikeen
She studied acting and was trained in the Meisner technique (2008).
She played competitive field hockey, in South Africa.
Has German, Dutch, Spanish, African and East Indian ancestry.
Has one younger brother.
Featured in music videos for:
Battle Circus "Love in a Fallout Shelter" (2007)
Nesian Mystik "R.S.V.P." (2007)
Good friends with actor Craig Parker.
Lives in Los Angeles, California, United States.
She started dating actor Chris Payne Gilbert in 2012, the couple got married in 2015, they have a son, Kingston Payne Gilbert.