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Leslie Erin Grossman (born October 25, 1971) is an American actress who joined the cast of American Horror Story in 2017.


Leslie Grossman was born on October 25, 1971.

In 1999, Grossman was cast in her 1st major role, playing Mary Cherry in the WB series Popular. After her work on Popular, she joined the cast of What I Like About You in its 2nd season, playing Val's co-worker & best friend, Lauren.

On TV, Grossman has appeared on Nip/Tuck, Charmed, & CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. In 2011, she guest-starred on Melissa & Joey, & in 2012 she appeared on The New Normal & Ben & Kate.

She has appeared in film two times, in an uncredited role & in Itty Bitty Titty Committee as Maude.

In 2017, she joined the cast of AHS for Cult. She became a series regular for Apocalypse, & she guest-starred in 1984.

Work on American Horror Story

She portrayed Meadow Wilton in the seventh installment of the series, subtitled "Cult", as well as Patricia Krenwinkel. She returned to the show in its eighth installment, "Apocalypse" as Coco St. Pierre Vanderbilt. She is billed as a series regular in the latter.

Leslie Grossman was cast as another main character in the ninth season, "1984", where she portrayed Margaret Booth. In February, Ryan Murphy confirmed her return for Season 10.


  • Leslie Grossman described Coco as "she's what the kids call "extra"."[2]
  • In 1999, she was cast in her first major role, playing supporting character Mary Cherry in Ryan Murphy's high school drama series Popular. She also appeared in Nip/Tuck and The New Normal, two TV series also created and produced by Ryan Murphy.
  • Excluding Matthew Morrison, she is the only main cast member not featured in every episode of 1984.





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