Tea Leoni is American actress with Polish and Italian roots. She was raised in a family with a rich history. Elizabeth's great-grandfather on his father's side was the brother of the famous Italian politician and economist Maffeo Pantaleoni.
Sign in. Her father, Anthony Pantaleoni, was a corporate lawyer, and her mother, Emily Ann Patterson , worked as a dietitian and nutritionist. In she starred in the short-lived sitcom Flying Blind