Laura Osnes - Biography

Last Modified: Apr 9, 2020

Laura Osnes
Nick Name: Layo
Profession: Actress, Singer
Best Known For: Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $300K

Personal Details

Born on : November 19, 1985 (age 36)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Laura Ann Osnes
Birth Place: Burnsville, Minnesota, USA
Horoscope: Scorpio
Father's Name: Russell Osnes
Mother's Name: Jane Osnes
Siblings: N/A
High School: Eagan High School
Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (German, English, Norwegian)
Nationality: American


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Married Date: December 23, 2006
Husband's Name: Nathan Johnson

Body Measurements

Height: 1.65 meter (5 feet 5 inch)
Weight: N/A
Hair Color: Light Brown
Eye Color: Blue
Shoe Size: 7.5 US
Dress Size: 4 US
Breast Size: 33 inch
Waist Size: 25 inch
Hip Size: 35 inch
Bra Size: 33
Cup Size: B

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Who is Laura Osnes?

Laura Osnes is an actress, singer by profession and American by nationality. She is famous for starring in Grease, South Pacific, Anything Goes, Bonnie and Clyde and in Broadway production of Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella.

Laura Osnes is also a singer (Image: TheaterMania)

Laura Osnes – Age, Parents, Siblings

Laura Osnes’ birth took place on November 19, 1985, in Burnsville, Minnesota, USA. She was born as Laura Ann Osnes to father Russell Osnes and mother Jane Osnes. 

Education, Ethnicity

For education, she attended Eagan High School. After graduation she went on to study at the University of Wisconsin–Stevens Point for a year before dropping out to pursue her professional career.

Her ethnicity is multi-ethnic (German, English, Norwegian). Other details of Laura Osnes’ early life including that of her parents, siblings, childhood are not shared with the public.

Laura Osnes – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Osnes got engaged to her longtime boyfriend Nathan Johnson on December 23, 2006, and married him on May 11, 2007. Johnson is also a stage actor, who now is also a photographer and owns a studio in New York. They do not have any children yet.

As of 2020 the couple seems to be very much in love and are in a blissful marriage without rumors of extra-marital affairs or divorce.

Laura Osnes, Nathan Johnson in early 2020 (Image: Zimbio)

Laura Osnes – Net Worth, Salary

The net worth of Osnes is estimated to be around $300,000 while the figure on her annual salary is not known.

Laura  – Career

Early Days, Theatre

Osnes began performing in plays since the second grade, where she played a munchkin in her school’s production of The Wizard of Oz. Later in her adult years, she made her way into Broadway with Brooks Atkinson Theatre’s Grease (2007-2008). 

Over the years Laura Osnes has starred in Broadway production of South Pacific (2008-2009), Anything Goes  (2011), Bonnie and Clyde (2011), Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella (2013-2014), Bandstand (2017). 

She has also played roles in a regional production of Bonnie and Clyde (2009, 2010), Carousel (2015), and off-Broadway production of Threepenny Opera (2014).

Laura Osnes starred in Rodgers and Hammerstein's Cinderella (Image: WUWM)

Series, Films, Albums

Since Laura Osnes’s debut TV appearance with a 2013 episode of Minute Motivations, she has had guest appearances on TV series Elementary (2013), Fosse/Verdon (2019). Moreover, she has starred in Hallmark Channel Television Film In the Key of Love (2019), A Homecoming for the Holidays (2019).

As a singer she has released two solo albums Dream a Little Dream (2012) and If I Tell You (2013).


On the set of A Homecoming for the Holidays, Laura Osnes starred alongside Stephen Huszar, Donald Heng, Markian Tarasiuk, Jesse Irving.

Laura Osnes – Award, Nominations

For her distinguished work in theatre and TV, Osnes has been nominated for the Drama Desk Award, Drama League Award, Audience Award, Drama League Award, Tony Award, Astaire Award, Drama Desk Award.

Among the nominations she has won Star Tribune Theatre Award (2003), San Diego Theatre Critics Circle (2009), Audience Award (2009, 2012, 2013), Drama Desk Award (2013).

Laura Osnes – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handles such as Instagram and Twitter, Laura Osnes is followed by several hundred thousand followers and counting but is absent from Facebook.

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