| Date of Birth :|| Mar 8th, 1962
| Age :||56 Years old
Leon Robinson, birth name Leon Preston Robinson IV is an actor and singer born on March 8, 1962 in New York City. His nationality is American and his ethnicity is African-American. Born in a middle class family where his father was a gardener and mother a primary teacher, he slowly paved his way to stardom. According to Leon Robinson’s bio, his most notable works can be seen in TV shows and films such as “The Temptations”, “Cool Runnings” and “All the Right Moves”.
With a long experienced career, comes deserving success. So is proved by Leon Robinson’s total net worth of $1.5million. Fascinating salary from his film and television projects has boosted Leon’s net worth to a fair bit of amount. He completed his primary education from Mount St Michael Academy and has a bachelor’s degree from Loyola Marymount University. Stepping in to the world of acting with a short running show “Making the Grade” in 1982, Leon’s career eventually took pace as he landed a supporting role in Tom Cruise movie “All the Right Moves” in 1983. He then started appearing in supporting roles in major movies, including “The Flamingo Kid (1984)”, the 1993 Disney film “Cool Runnings”, “Colors (1988)”, “Waiting to Exhale”, “Above the Rim”, “Side Streets”, and many more. He is also widely known for his 1989 episode of the NBC series “Midnight Caller”. His much acclaimed roles have come in the form of portrayal of singers in NBC’s “The Temptations (1988 Miniseries)”, “The Five Heartbeats”, HBO’s “Oz”, Showtime’s “Resurrection Blvd.” He then followed with major starring roles alongside noted actors in films like “Buffalo Soldiers” and “Ali”. He has also starred in “Cover”, and “The Brooklyn Heist”. He has a band “Leon and the Peoples” where he is a lead vocalist. He with his band has performed in many shows and concerts, “Love Is A Beautiful Thing” being there first single. Also a terrific stage actor, he has acted in plays like “Friends and Lovers (2005)” and “Why Do Good Girls Like Bad Boys”.
Leon Robinson is married to Samantha Garrett since 2015. Leon’s ex-girlfriend is Cynthia Bailey, who he started dating in 1999. Before getting separated in 2003, Leon and his then girlfriend Cynthia had a daughter together. Currently, he lives a jovial married life with wife Samantha. Leon’s daughter Noelle Robinson is 17 years old. The fact that he has a daughter with his ex-girlfriend hasn’t been an issue to get divorced for Leon and his wife. Random rumors that Leon is a gay, that had been going on for a while have been slammed shut for now.
Height and Weight
This handsome actor possesses an extremely tall stature, as Leon stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.9 meters). He is seemingly ageless in his appearance and is an extremely fit man. When standing next to his young daughter, he looks like someone only in his late twenties. He has short hair and a bald hairstyle, along with dark brown eyes. He also has a muscular body. Leon wears fedoras that have become a part of his identity over the years.
Wiki and Facts
His zodiac sign is Pisces. Leon is instantly available on almost all social platforms. His Instagram profile has a total of 119K followers where he has posted pictures of his wife, daughter and other personal aspects of his life. Similarly on Twitter, he has amassed a total of 26.5K followers. Do catch up with his tweets and updates. Also, for additional information, consult Leon’s Wikipedia, IMDB and other wiki sources.