List of famous people named Leslie, along with photos. How many celebrities named Leslie can you think of? The famous Leslies below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Leslie, athletes named Leslie, and even political figures named Leslie. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Leslie? Add them to the list.If you are a fan of comedy, you are going to love all the people named Leslie on this list. Famous Leslies include Mann and Bibb, two actresses with titles like Knocked Up and Talladega Nights to their names, and Nielsen famous for his iconic movies like Airplane and The Naked Gun.