Leon Rippy was born on October 30, 1949 in Rock Hill, South Carolina, USA. He is an actor, known for Stargate (1994), The Patriot (2000) and Saving Grace (2007). He is married to Carol. They have two children.
present) (2 children)
Trade Mark (1)
Low, raspy voice.
Rippy is a native of Rock Hill, S.C., where much of the filming of The Patriot (2000) took place.
Leon developed a love for theater while in high school and college. His acting career developed through appearances in regional theatrical productions. He founded and operated two theater companies, and at one time was regarded as an accomplished ballet dancer. He has appeared in more than 70 plays.
His non-acting occupations have included working with a circus and as a foreman of a cattle ranch.