Lea Thompson: Dating History & Exes

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Lea Thompson is a 63-year-old American Movie Actress from Rochester, Minnesota. She was born on Wednesday, May 31, 1961. Is Lea Thompson married or single, who is she dating now and previously?

As of 2024, Lea Thompson is married to Howard Deutch.


Lea Thompson is an American actress, television director, and television producer. She is best known for her role as Lorraine Baines in the Back to the Future trilogy and as the title character in the 1990s NBC sitcom Caroline in the City. Other films she is known for include All the Right Moves, The Beverly Hillbillies, Howard the Duck, Jaws 3-D, Red Dawn, and Some Kind of Wonderful. Since 2011 she has co-starred as Kathryn Kennish in the ABC Family series Switched at Birth. She danced professionally at the age of fourteen and practiced her form for three to four hours every day.

Real Name
Lea Kathleen Thompson
Movie Actress
Place of Birth
Rochester, Minnesota
Date of Birth
May 31, 1961 (age 63)
Birth Sign
Marital Status
Howard Deutch

Fun Fact: On the day of Lea Thompson’s birth, "Running Scared" by Roy Orbison was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and John F. Kennedy (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Lea Thompson’s husband is Howard Deutch. They got married in 1986. Lea had at least 3 relationship in the past. Lea Thompson has been engaged to Dennis Quaid (1984 – 1987). She married Howard Deutch in 1989. She has two daughters named Zoey and Madelyn. According to our records, she has 2 children.

Lea Thompson’s husband

Lea Thompson Husband
Howard Deutch

Lea Thompson’s husband is Howard Deutch. Howard Deutch was born in New York and is currently 73 years old. He is a American Director. The couple started dating in 1986. They’ve been together for approximately 37 years, 8 months, and 16 days.

Filmmaker who directed two of John Hughes ‘ most beloved screenplays, Pretty in Pink and Some Kind of Wonderful.

Lea Thompson’s husband is a Virgo and she is a Gemini.

According to Chinese Zodiac, Lea was born in the Year of the Ox. People born in the Year of the Ox are persistent and straightforward. They have a strong faith and can be seen as stubborn in their old ways.

Lea Thompson has a ruling planet of Mercury.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Lea keeps her love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Lea Thompson past relationships, exes and previous hookups.

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Past Relationships

She has been engaged to Dennis Quaid (1984 – 1987). Lea Thompson has had an encounter with Eric Stoltz (1987). We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

About Lea Thompson

Lea Thompson was born on the 31st of May, 1961 (Baby Boomers Generation). The Baby Boomers were born roughly between the years of 1946 and 1964, placing them in the age range between 51 and 70 years. The term "Baby Boomer" was derived due to the dramatic increase in birth rates following World War II. This generation values relationships, as they did not grow up with technology running their lives. Baby Boomers grew up making phone calls and writing letters, solidifying strong interpersonal skills.

Lea was born in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon.

Lea Thompson is famous for being a Movie Actress. Back to the Future fans came to know her for playing Lorraine McFly. She also played a role in Jaws 3-D and became known to TV audiences as Kathryn Kennish on ABC Family’s Switched at Birth. She costarred with Michael J. Fox in the Back to the Future film franchise.

Lea Thompson’s Spouse
Howard Deutch
Started Dating

The 63-year-old American was born in the Year of the Ox and is part of Baby Boomers Generation generation

Lea Kathleen Thompson attended Marshall-University High School, Minneapolis, MN.

Lea Thompson Facts

What is Lea Thompson marital status?


Is Lea Thompson gay?


Who is Lea Thompson husband?

Howard Deutch

Does she have any children?

Lea Thompson has 2 children.

When did Lea Thompson start dating Howard Deutch?

Lea started seeing Howard Deutch in 1986.

Is Lea Thompson having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Lea Thompson ever been engaged?

Lea Thompson has been engaged to Dennis Quaid (1984 – 1987).

How rich is Lea Thompson?

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Lea Thompson’s birth sign is Gemini and she has a ruling planet of Mercury.


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