Played "Banquo" in Raymond Hawthorne's production of "Macbeth" at Unitec school of Screen and Performing Arts (1999)
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 ...