Played the role of "Firpo"- a gentle mentally ill patient with the desire of becoming a self made man- in "The end of the golden weather" Written by Bruce Masson and Directed by Raymond Hawthorne. A Unitec production.
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
On 11th June 1999, twenty minutes before going on stage to play the title role in Martin McDonagh's "The Cripple of Inishmaan" for the Auckland Theater Company, Leighton was informed that his father had died in a plane crash, just hours before in the Wairarapa, New Zealand.
The Cripple of Inishmaan was Leighton's first professional production. He landed the lead role from his very first audition ...