Frederick Leonard, is a famous Nigerian actor, model, and a television personality. He is very handsome, gifted, skillful, creative and talented. He knows how to interpret his roles very well, and can fit in any character given to him by movie directors, and producers in Nigeria. He was born on 1st May 1985, in Anambra State, in the south eastern part of Nigeria. He is currently 33 years old. He is the first child in a family of two children.
He is currently one of the trending actors in Nigeria, having carved a niche for himself in the make-believe industry. Frederick Leonard completed both his primary and secondary school in Anambra State, in the south eastern part of Nigeria, and obtained both his First School Leaving Certificate and West African Senior School Certificate.
After completing his primary and secondary school education, Frederick Leonard proceeded to Kaduna State Polytechnic, and graduated with a Higher National Diploma (HND) in Biochemistry.
He started his acting career in 2001 and featured in minor characters. After which he went back to school to complete his education. After completing his tertiary education, in 2008, Frederick Leonard made a comeback to the Nigerian movie industry (Nollywood), and acted in the Nigerian blockbuster movie “Indian Doctor”, a movie that brought him to limelight.
In 2009, Frederick Leonard became a public figure after starring in the popular Nigerian television series “Disclosure”. He is currently one of the most handsome, most gifted, most skillful, most creative and most talented actors in Nigeria. He knows how to interpret his roles very well, and can fit in any character given to him by movie directors and producers in Nigeria.
Frederick Leonard has acted in more than 90 Nollywood movies which include, Disclosure, Indian Doctor, Promised Beyond, Doctor May, Beyond Love, etc. He acts mostly in romantic movies alongside with Chelsea Eze, Ruth Kadiri, Tonto Dikeh, Chacha Ekeh, Ken Erics, Uti Nwachukwu and a host of other top actors and actresses in Nigeria.
As an Actor, Frederick Leonard is driven by his passion for the Arts, and firmly believes in impacting the society at large, with the delivery of his superlative and endearing talent, which has thereby brought him fame and fortune.
Frederick Leonard in the cause of his career as a professional actor has won few awards which include, Best Actor of the Year at AFRIFIMO Awards, Best Supporting Actor at GIAMA Awards, Most Promising Actor in Nigeria at the City People Entertainment Awards and Best Actor in a Supporting Role at the Africa Magic Viewers Choice Awards.
Aside from acting, Frederick Leonard is also into modeling. During an interview, he stated that he firmly believe in the growth of the African Cinema, not just because of its undeniable ability to contribute to the growth of any country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), but believes in its strong medium through which we can tell our stories, inform and market our culture and values as Africans to the world.
Frederick Leonard, is currently one of the richest, and most influential actor, model and a television personality in Nigeria, with an estimated net worth of $420,000.