She attended The University of British Columbia in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
She has dual citizenship in Canada and the United States.
Leela Savasta: I like sci-fi that uses metaphors which connect fantasy to real life. I like sci-fi in all forms, watching it and of course acting it!
Leela Savasta: (On her passion for acting) I have an appreciation for living in the moment, and I found this quality in the craft of acting. I love the play of acting, I love being on set, and I love finding pure moments of true connection with my scene partners.