ANTONIO LEON

(Actor/Writer)

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Antonio Leon is an actor and screenwriter based in Los Angeles.  He has appeared on many TV shows, such as Westworld, The Last Ship, The Fosters, Criminal Minds, Shooter, Grey's Anatomy, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., NCIS: LA, etc. Born in the midst of a revolution in Tehran, Iran, Antonio Leon, born “Ali Tehrani,” fled the country with his mother and younger sister. Leon learned how to speak
English on a steady diet of watching shows like Cheers, Golden Girls, and I Love Lucy. As a graduate of UCB, Leon’s favorite style of writing is to combine the truth of a scene with a natural, almost improvisational dialogue.

Leon is currently shopping his TV pilot script,  Bromance
Logline: They say “ You should marry your best friend," but what happens when you really do? After a night of debauchery in Vegas, childhood friends Frank and Sean find themselves disoriented, confused, and married..TO EACH OTHER! what looks to be a horrible mistake turns out to work to their benefit. How long can they keep up this illusion before it all comes tumbling down?