Leonard Whiting

Leonard Whiting
Leonard Whiting  British Actor

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Leonard Whiting was previously married to Cathee Dahmen.

Leonard Whiting has been in a relationship with Valerie Tobin (1975 - 1979).

Leonard Whiting has had an encounter with Olivia Hussey (1967).


Leonard Whiting is a 73 year old British Actor. Born on 30th June, 1950 in London, England, UK, he is famous for Romeo and Juliet in a career that spans 1962–present and 1966–1975, 1990-1995, 2015 and 1966–1975, 1990–1995, 2015. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Leonard Whiting has been in 2 on-screen matchups, including Olivia Hussey in Romeo and Juliet (1968) and Tina Aumont in Infanzia, vocazione e prime esperienze di Giacomo Casanova, veneziano (1969).

Leonard Whiting is a member of the following lists: 1950 births, English film actors and English people of Irish descent.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 29 years 19 years 9 years
Dating1 4 years - -
Encounter1 57 years, 1 month - -
Total4 57 years, 1 month 24 years, 9 months 4 years


First Name Leonard
Last Name Whiting
Age 73 years
Birthday 30th June, 1950
Birthplace London, England, UK
Height 5' 8" (173 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Protestant
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School St. Richard of Chichester, Camden
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Romeo and Juliet
Year(s) Active 1968–1990, 1962–present, 1966–1975, 1990-1995, 2015, 1966–1975, 1990–1995, 2015
Father Arthur Leonard Whiting
Mother Peggy Joyce O'Sullivan
Sister Linda (younger), Anne (younger)

Leonard Whiting is an English actor and singer who is best known for his role as Romeo in the 1968 Zeffirelli film version of Romeo and Juliet, a role which earned him the Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actor.

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Leonard Whiting73 CancerActor
Lynn Presser-
Valerie Tobin-
Cathee Dahmen52 VirgoModel
Olivia Hussey72 AriesActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Sarah BethFemale197252 years oldCathee Dahmen
Charlotte AlexandraFemaleOctober, 197944 years oldValerie Tobin


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Graciela GañezJun 20, 2011

Hola soy de Argentina y era idola de Leonard Waiting Asi que me gustaria saber de el y ver sus ultimas fotos Lo ame a al distacia CARIÑOS

GabyMar 7, 2011

Yes, I'm just another one of your lame and infinitely unappreciated fans. I agree with all that your role as Romeo was...breathtaking! However, I wish I could have continued to see you portray other roles. Maybe one day you can pleasantly surprise us all with your continuance in the big screen. PLEASE DO NOT CONTINUE TO DEPRIVE US OF YOUR TALENT. So many of us long for it. A true Leonard fan, Gaby

lorieMay 14, 2010

Leonard Whiting was absolutely wonderful playing Romeo. I was about 14 when this movie came out and I had his pictures all over my bedroom wall. I still love him. His acting was superb. I wish he had done more work. Love you Leonard!!

Judy MarieDec 19, 2009

I too think Leonard Whiting is the best Romeo I`ve ever seen. He`s so romantic and plays the part of Romeo perfectly.

SherryAug 17, 2009

I watched Zef`s Romeo and Juliet in high school. I wanted that kind of romance in which my Romeo would throw himself in my arms with such passion. I went on to study pre-law, but I couldn`t forget Romeo`s eyes, and how he looked into Juliet`s soul with burning desire. I changed my major, went to school in Florence, Italy for my senior year of college, and studied the stones of Florence, Gubbio, Arezzo, and Pienza to see what Leonard Whiting and Olivia Hussey saw. Romeo and Juliet changed my perspective in life. I found beauty in the midst of my studies through my search for love, passion, and beauty.

annaJul 29, 2009

I am watching Romeo and Juliet now. This film version stands the test of time. What an absolutely beautiful couple. Their delivery of the lines attests to their emotional and intellectual maturity.

JackieJun 28, 2009

I recently bought a new copy of the Romeo and Juliet movie because I loved that movie when I was in eight grade and after watching it again I fell in love all over again with the movie-wow!

SandraMay 7, 2009

Dear Leonard, You inspired an entire generation. A more dashing and talented Romeo has never been seen. Your Romeo is timeless. Thank You Darling!!!!

dayanaApr 1, 2009

i love romeo! olivia hussey is soooooooo lucky to have kissed you! you are like the most hottest guy i`ve ever seen! you are a true gentleman i must say!

AngelaMar 30, 2009

Leonard Whiting made me fall in love at 14 and at 50. He is the the most memorable leading man ever! His Romeo was romantic and touching then and today.

milaMar 29, 2009

leonard: el hombre mas apuesto con el rostro perfecto.. kien hubiese sido olivia para ser tu juliett

MariaMar 25, 2009

Leonard was the perfect Romeo! I still find him the most handsome of men

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