Played "Barry" the sensitive farmer in Andrew Bancroft's dark thriller short firm "Home Kill". Produced by Intercept Productions in conjunction with the NZ FILM commission. The short film featured at the Auckland/New Zealand short film festival. Shot on 16mm. Andrew Bancroft also directed short film "Planet Man", which won the ...
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 ...