Real Name: Leonardo

Identity/Class: Mutated turtle

Occupation: Ninja adventurer

Affiliations: The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles; Splinter; Casey Jones; April; The Savage Dragon

Enemies: Shredder; The Foot

Known Relatives: Splinter (adopted father); Michaelangelo, Raphael, Donatello (brothers)

Aliases: Leo

Base of Operations: New York City

First Appearance: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles #1 (Mirage Studios, 1984)



Comments: Created by Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird
Nationality of creators: U.S.A.
Country of original publication/appearance: U.S.A.
Appearances and variations in other countries: None known
Original Media: Comics
Other Media: Live Action Cinematic Movies


Live Action Television

Played by: Brian Tochi provided the voice of Leonardo in all three movies, while David Forman was in the Leonardo costume for the first Turtle movie, with Mark Caso doing the honours for the last two. Cam Clarke was the voice of Leonardo for the original cartoon, Daiki Nakamura was the voice in the Japanese anime, and Michael Sinterniklaas in the latest cartoon. In the live action TV series, Gabe Khouth was in the suit and Michael Dobson supplied the voice.

Contributors to this page: Thanks to Ed Arthur for additional information.


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