She moved to the United States, where she performed in small roles.
She is best known for playing Daphne Moon on the television sitcom Frasier from 1993 until 2004, for which she was nominated for Emmy Awards and Golden Globe Awards.
Leeves made her screen debut with a small role in 1983 on British comedy television show The Benny Hill Show, and appeared as a dancer in Monty Python's The Meaning of Life.
Jane Leeves born 18 April 1961 is an English actress, producer, comedian, singer, and dancer.
She received further recognition for roles in films such as Miracle on 34th Street 1994 , James and the Giant Peach 1996 , Music of the Heart 1999 , and The Event 2003.