Lesleyann Coker

Political Junkie, Entertainment Writer, Co-Author of Boob Tube

Lesleyann Coker has 19 years experience as an entertainment journalist covering both daytime and prime time television. Lesleyann is co-author with her husband Mark, of Boob Tube, a novel that explores the dark side of Hollywood celebrity. In addition to blogging for HuffPost, Lesleyann has written for Entertainment Bytes Lesleyann was previously a reporter for Soap Opera Weekly magazine, where she covered Passions and The Bold and the Beautiful, and interviewed stars from The Young and the Restless, Days of Our Lives, and dozens of prime time television shows, including The Gilmore Girls and Felicity. She also wrote a monthly opinion column for Lesleyann is a proud USC alumni, where she earned a B.A. in Political Science. She credits her continuing love of politics to a college class she took taught by Susan Estrich. Lesleyann is also a former figure skater and has been following the sport for 33 years.