Leslie Jordan (Chattanooga, April 29, 1955) is an American actor, who won an Emmy Award in 2006. He joined the cast of American Horror Story in the role of Witches' Council member Quentin Fleming in the third season, Coven. He returned in the sixth season, Roanoke as Cricket Marlowe, a medium, and Ashley Gilbert, the actor who portrayed Cricket.
He has appeared in many TV series such as Ally McBeal, Lois & Clark, Star Trek: Voyager, Reba, Boston Public, Raising Hope, Hidden Palms, Boston Legal, Nash Bridges, Ugly Betty, American Horror Story: Coven, but especially Will & Grace where he played the role of rich homosexual Beverly Leslie rival to Karen Walker, one of the main characters.
- Leslie Jordan made his homosexuality and his height (4 ft 11) the hallmark of the majority of his characters, in spite of those who would consider them failures.