Who is Leigh Anne Tuohy?
Born on August 9, 1960, Leigh Anne Tuohy is an American businesswoman and interior designer who is best known for being the adoptive mother of Michael Oher. Their story was featured in the 2006 book The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game and its 2009 feature film adaptation The Blind Side. In the film, Tuohy was portrayed by Sandra Bullock, who won an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for her performance.
Leigh Anne Tuohy Family / Siblings / Ethnicity
She was born in Memphis, Tennessee, the daughter of Virginia, and Stanley Roberts, a U.S. air marshal. She has one brother, Stanford Roberts. She graduated from Briarcrest Christian School and attended the University of Mississippi.
Leigh Anne Tuohy Net Worth / Age / 2022
Leigh Anne Tuohy Husband / Spouse / Boyfriend / Children
Tuohy married Sean Tuohy in 1982. They have three children. Their adopted son Michael Oher is a former National Football League offensive lineman. Their daughter Collins Tuohy was a state champion pole vaulter and a cheerleader at the University of Mississippi. Their son Sean “SJ” Tuohy, Jr. played basketball for the Loyola Greyhounds.
- Full Name: Leigh Anne Tuohy
- Nick Names: Leigh Anne Tuohy
- Birthday: August 9, 1960
- Age in 2022: 62
- Birth Place: Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
- School: Briarcrest Christian School
- College/University: University of Mississippi
- Education: N/A
- Profession: Businesswoman, Interior designer
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: White
- Religion: N/A
- Zodiac: N/A
- Net Worth: $50 million
- Height: 5 feet 5 inches
- Weight: 60 kg
- Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
- Dress Size: N/A
- Body Measurement: 34-28-33
- Hip Size: 33inch
- Waist Size: 28 inch
- Bra Size: 33B
- Body Type: Unkown
- Hair Color: Grey
- Eye Color: Brown
- Father: Stanley Roberts
- Mother: Virginia Roberts
- Sister: N/A
- Brother: Stanford Roberts
- Husband / Boyfriend / Spouse : Sean Tuohy (m. 1982)
- Children: Michael Oher, Collins Tuohy, Sean Tuohy Jr.
Trivia / Facts
- Tuohy and her husband own more than 85 fast food franchises, including those of Taco Bell, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Pizza Hut, and Long John Silver’s.
- In 2010, she was named one of three new design team members for ABC’s Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.
- Tuohy and her husband are also the co-authors of the book In a Heartbeat: Sharing the Power of Cheerful Giving, which was released in 2010.
- She also received an honorary degree from the university during its commencement ceremony for her commitment to the less fortunate and her ongoing quest to recruit others to make a difference.