Leah Jeffries is a 12 years child artist and model. Recently, she was slammed for playing Annabeth Chase in the upcoming Disney+ series “Percy Jackson and the Olympians.”. Rick Riordan called the criticisms “racism” after people slammed the cast announcement. Riordan wrote on May 10 “This post is specifically for those who have a problem with the casting of Leah Jeffries as Annabeth Chase. It’s a shame such posts need to be written, but they do.” He continued: “If you have a problem with this casting, however, take it up with me. You have no one else to blame. Whatever else you take from this post, we should be able to agree that bullying and harassing a child online is inexcusably wrong. As strong as Leah is, as much as we have discussed the potential for this kind of reaction and the intense pressure this role will bring, the negative comments she has received online are out of line. They need to stop. Now.”
12 years old
September 25, 2009
Princess Leah Jeffries and Floyd S Jeffries Junior
Leah Jeffries is a 12 years child artist and model. Recently, she was slammed for playing Annabeth Chase in the upcoming Disney+ series “Percy Jackson and the Olympians.” She started her career by becoming Lola Lyon for the successful FOX musical drama series Empire.’ She also appeared in the film ‘Beast’ and will soon be seen acting alongside Shay Mitchell, Kendrick Sampson, and Zoey Deutch in ‘Something From Tiffany’s. A video of her has been shared on Twitter by @updatespercy in which she said, “To whoever is hating, stop doing that. I know you think that’s going to hurt me though. It’s not. You’re just wasting time. I’m still confident. Everyone else is confident. Everyone else is happy for me. So don’t try to bring me down. It’s not going to work.”
Leah Jeffries was born on September 25, 2009, in Detroit, MI; she is 12 years old. She is the daughter of Princess Leah Jeffries and Floyd S Jeffries Junior. Her mother, the Princess, works for ‘TheLeahLiveShow’ and owns a production firm named LeeJeffProductions LLC.
The estimated Net Worth of Leah Jeffries is $200K USD.
(Image Source: Leah Jeffries Instagram)
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