Her ancestry is Polish mother and German, English, Irish, and Scottish father.
In March 2011, she landed the first lead role of her career on the sitcom , with and , forcing to replace Levy in her Shameless role for season 2 onward.
Lengies was born in Montreal, Quebec, Canada to a German father and an Egyptian mother.
She enrolled herself into Goucher College for one year and then dropped out and joined the Stella Adler Studio of Acting to pursue a career in acting.
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