Kenny Leon is an American director, producer, actor, and author, notable for his work on Broadway, on television, and in regional theater. In 2014, he won the Tony Award for Best Director of a Play for A Raisin in the Sun.
|Born:||February 10, 1956, Tallahassee, Florida, U.S.|
|Alma mater:||Clark Atlanta University|
|Occupation:||Director, producer, actor|
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About Kenny Leon
Tony Award-winning Broadway and theater director whose plays A Raisin in the Sun (revival), Gem of the Ocean, and Radio Golf, all of which have received Tony nominations or won Tony Awards.
Kenny Leon Before Fame
Some of his earliest stage directing were for productions of Driving Miss Daisy and Ms. Evers' Boys in 1991.
Achievement of Kenny Leon
He has directed productions of other notable plays such as A Streetcar Named Desire and The Last Night of Ballyhoo.
Kenny Leon Family Life
He was born in Tallahassee and is an alumni of Clark Atlanta University.
Associations of Kenny Leon
He directed the Lifetime original movie Steel Magnolias, starring Queen Latifah.
Information related to Kenny Leon
- Film directors from Florida
- African-American television directors
- Clark Atlanta University alumni
- African-American film directors