Played the title role of "Cripple Billy" in Martin McDonagh's Tony award winning Irish black comedy "The Cripple of Innishmann" Produced by the Auckland Theatre Company and directed by Simon Prast (2000)
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 ...