Leonard Roberts

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Leonard Roberts

Born

11/17/1972, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Birth Name

Leonard Roberts

Gender

Male
8.6
out of 10
User Rating
117 votes

Biography

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Leonard Roberts has won one award: Future Classic Award in 2007 for NBC's drama/ fantasy Heroes. His height is 6'2" (1.88 m).



He began his career in an episode of Due South playing Tyree Cameron. His most recent project is playing D.L. Hawkins on Heroes. In 1995,…more

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Trivia and Quotes

  • Trivia

    • Leonard appeared on the cover page of TV Guide magazine dated 29th January 2007.

    • As of 2008, Leonard resides in Santa Monica.

    • Leonard is right-handed.

    • Leonard played the role of Guardian Angel in the Driver's Education video named "Street Smart."

    • Leonard appears in the musical Atlanta at the Geffen Playhouse. The musical is written and co-directed by fellow Heroes star Adrian Pasdar.

    • As of 2007 Roberts has appeared in 14 episodes of Heroes and 14 episodes of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. If would've had returned in the second season of Heroes it would have been his longest run on TV.

    • While he was studying acting he worked in theaters such as the Steppenwolf Theater Company and the Goodman Theater.

    • Despite his good looks and athletic body, he often plays the bad guy on shows like Smallville and Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

    • Leonard made his film debut in the year 1997 in the movie Love Jones.

    • Leonard was one of People Magazine's Sexiest Men Alive, 2006 along with the other Men in the Heroes Cast. They are found in "The Newcomers" section.

    • In 2002, Leonard gained nearly 20 lbs. to play Joe Louis in the made-for-television movie Joe and Max.

  • Quotes

    • Roberts: (favorite superhero liked as a child) I used to like Spider-Man and Batman. The idea of having the identity thing ... you have one life during the day and the other when the crime came out, you know. As a kid, I really was drawn to that.

    • Leonard: (On Heroes) From page one I knew it was special and I just wanted to be a part of it.

    • Roberts: (On Heroes) Well.. if there are questions there are always answers.

    • Leonard: (Oh his character DL Hawkins in Heroes) It's complicated, I don't know if I'd really say he's evil. It's all about perception. Anything's possible.

SUBMIT REVIEW
  • Great Actor, get him a new show!

    7.5
    Leonard was the greatest chracter from heroes and the way they wrote him out was shameful, He is a very talented actor, i could see him as a big holywood star, get this guy a new show, leading man! Leonard was the greatest chracter from heroes and the way they wrote him out was shameful, He is a very talented actor, i could see him as a big holywood star, get this guy a new show, leading man! Leonard was the greatest chracter from heroes and the way they wrote him out was shameful, He is a very talented actor, i could see him as a big holywood star, get this guy a new show, leading man!moreless
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