2010 Aids Walk NYC Concert featuring Leon & The Peoples poster

Leon  American Actor


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Leon is a 54 year old American Actor. Born Leon Preston Robinson IV on 8th March, 1962 in New York City, New York, USA, he is famous for OZ, The Temptations, Cool Runnings, The Five Heart Beats in a career that spans 1982–present. His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Leon is a member of the following lists: Male actors from New York City, African-American male actors and American male television actors.


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First Name Leon
Full Name at Birth Leon Preston Robinson IV
Alternative Name Leon Robinson, Leon
Age 54 years
Birthday 8th March, 1962
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Weight 196lbs (89 kg)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature high cheek bones, distinctive lips & bed room eyes
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Actor, Singer, producer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame OZ, The Temptations, Cool Runnings, The Five Heart Beats
Year(s) Active 1982–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Buckwald/Fortitude (NYC/LA)
Official Websites www.justLeon.com, www.LeonandThePeoples.net
Father Leon Robinson
Mother Antoinette Robinson
Sister Delia Lyn Robinson
Family Member Noelle Robinson (daughter)
Friend Matt Dillon, Bob Johnson, Butch Lewis, Denzel Washington, Dean Winters, Robert Townsend
Associated People Sharry Manning(publicist), Victor Lewis (band manager), Jon E. Edwards (production guy)

Leon Preston Robinson IV (born March 8, 1962) usually credited as simply Leon, is an American actor and singer, who began his professional career as an film actor in 1982. Leon is perhaps best known for his roles as Derice Bannock in the 1993 film Cool Runnings, and Shep in the 1994 film Above the Rim.

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Recovery Road2016AlanTV Show
I Really Hate My Ex2015SeanMovie
Where Children Play2015David McCainMovie
Life Twirls On2015Henry BryantMovie
Against the Jab2014DJ MikeMovie
372013Dr. KoehmMovie
And Then There Was You2013Joshua GilbertMovie
Je'Caryous Johnson's Marriage Material2013MichaelMovie
Soul Ties2012Dale SrMovie
From This Day Forward2012DeonMovie
Reed Between the Lines2011DonTV Show
E! Buzz with Carla B2011Guest (as Leon Robinson)Movie
Are We There Yet?2010Dr. Harvey ClevelandTV Show
Cover2007Ryan ChambersMovie
The Heart Specialist2006Movie
The Tested2006Curtis (as Leon Robinson)Short Film
Get Rich or Die Tryin'2005SlimMovie
Hack2002Ulysses SimsTV Show
Four Faces of God2002JahMovie
Ali2001Brother 'Joe'Movie
Buffalo Soldiers2001Stoney (as Leon Robinson)Movie
Crossing Jordan2001Detective Vicellous OwensTV Show
Little Richard2000Little RichardTV Movie
Resurrection Blvd.2000Lawrence HillTV Show
Bats1999Jimmy SandsMovie
Friends & Lovers1999MannyMovie
Mean Streak1999Altman RogersTV Movie
Mr. Rock 'n' Roll: The Alan Freed Story1999Jackie WilsonTV Movie
Side Streets1998Errol BoyceMovie
The Temptations1998David RuffinTV Movie
Spirit Lost1997JohnMovie
The Price of Kissing1997LarryMovie
Runaway Car1997Officer Isaiah 'Beau' BeaufortTV Movie
C-16: FBI1997Robert RobinsonTV Show
Oz1997Jefferson KeaneTV Show
Bullet Hearts1996TV Movie
Once Upon a Time... When We Were Colored1995Uncle MelvinMovie
Waiting to Exhale1995RussellMovie
C.P.W.1995Gabe SandsTV Show
Above the Rim1994ShepMovie
Cool Runnings1993Derice BannockMovie
The Five Heartbeats1991J.T.Movie
Bad Attitude1991Eddie JohnsonTV Movie
Flying Blind1990Larry BrownTV Movie
A Mother's Courage: The Mary Thomas Story1989Michael ThomasTV Movie
The Women of Brewster Place1989AbshuTV Movie
Madonna: Like a Prayer1989Innocent Man, Saint (uncredited)Short Film
The Lawless Land1988Road KillMovie
Midnight Caller1988Nathan 'Skate' FillmoreTV Show
Houston Knights1987ScarecrowTV Show
The Father Clements Story1987IceTV Movie
Band of the Hand1986Moss (as Leon Robinson)Movie
L.A. Law1986Ronald 'Pinto' SewellTV Show
Streetwalkin'1985Jason (as Leon Robinson)Movie
The Flamingo Kid1984Fortune SmithMovie
Hunter1984Iceman, Earl TaylorTV Show
All the Right Moves1983ShadowMovie
Sole Survivor1983Gang Leader (as Leon Robinson)Movie
Making the Grade1982TV Show
CBS Afternoon Playhouse1978Bobby Joe TuckerTV Show
Diary of a Single MomMikeTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (8)

jorbor1234Aug 26, 2011

u r an awesome actor i just loved u as david ruffin in the temptations"yall aint nothing without david ruffin" that was funny.and why does this not shjow who he dated.i know he hasnt dated anybody his whole life. that would be crazy

Ce_Ce_WalkerMay 29, 2011

Love you!! Your acting, your music, can't waito see you on screen again. You are always exciting (to me) to watch.

D'AngelaFeb 1, 2011

You are so hot , i miss your talents beside your an anamzing actor

kkrisqmbJun 7, 2010

When are you coming to the San Diego Area, You need to rush it!! kkrisqmb

CherilynFeb 1, 2010

Where have you been? I miss your talents on the big screen.

A-JizzleJul 29, 2009

It is a shame you are not really gay cuz I would tear your a** up...well let you tear mine up...Love you LEON!

april2008Sep 17, 2008

you is to fine.can u come and meet me,and u havea nice body.

shandreya11Feb 15, 2008

he is so cute

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