Well-known for her role as Charmagne in the 1972 rodeo film Junior Bonner, Leigh can be notable on her behalf modeling work, and particularly for an image shoot where she outfitted as the Vampirella comic book character. She produced her display screen debut in the 1969 tv film The Ballad of Andy Crocker. Her memoir The Ruler, McQueen, as well as the Appreciate Machine discusses her romances with many high profile stars and singers. Blessed Barbara Ann Kish in Ringgold, Georgia, she provided delivery to her just kid, Gerry Haynes, in 1964. In the middle 1970s, she was briefly wedded to professional and kickboxer Joe Lewis. She co-starred with Steve McQueen, who was simply then her true to life sweetheart, in the film Junior Bonner.