Leon Thomas III is an American actor, singer, songwriter, composer, and record producer who is widely recognized for his role as Andre Harris in the Nickelodeon series, Victorious. Lately, he had been nominated for Grammy awards for the best rap song.
Quick Facts and Information on Leon Thomas III
|Full Name / Real Name||Leon G. Thomas III|
|Birthday / Date of Birth||1ST August 1993|
|Hometown||Brooklyn, New York|
|Parents||Mother: Jayon Anthony, Father: Leon Thomas II|
|Profession||Actor, Record producer, Singer, Songwriter|
|Education (High School / College / University)||Tennessee State University|
|Social Media||Instagram, Twitter, Facebook|
|Height in Feet||5 feet 9 inches|
|Height in Meter||1.75m|
Leon Thomas III Bio:
Inheriting his name from his father, Leon Thomas III was born to parents Jayon Anthony and Leon Thomas II in Brooklyn, New York. He was born on 1st August 1993 which makes him a Leo. Leon turned 27 in August this year. Leon’s mom Jayon works as a receptionist in an interior design firm and is also the owner of Tochi Tales Storytelling co. where-as not much is known about his father. Leon seems to be much closer to his mom than his father.
He also went to the Grammys with his mother this year. Leon also has a younger sister named Jayla. Although the actor is in the continuous limelight of fame, his sibling Jayla isn’t seen very involved even in social media.
Leon Thomas III Career:
Leon started early in his acting career. He made his debut in The Lion King as young samba at the age of 10. At the age of 13 again he starred in a TV series, Just for Kicks, and ever since then, he hasn’t stopped. He appeared in various series and films like August Rush, Just Jordan, and Jack’s Big Music Show in the year 2007 but didn’t gain much fame. Leon started getting recognized for his voice-over role for Tyrone in the TV series The Backyardigans during 2008.
It was in 2010 when he got his role as Andre Harris in the Nickelodeon series Victorious, he was at the peak of fame. After the end of the very series in 2013, Leon has worked in many television series and movies some of which include Insecure, Web of Spies, Runway Island, and the apocalyptic horror drama TV series Fear the Walking Dead.
Leon Thomas III Songs:
Famous for his voice-over of Tyrone in The Backyardigans, the American actor is blessed with a beautiful voice. Not only is Leon a blessed singer but he also excels in the field of songwriting, composing, and producing. He is behind many of the famous soundtracks we hear in movies.
He has shown his musical competency in movies like August Rush where he performed “La Bamba” live. Leon has also performed in various songs of movies including Insecure and Detroit. For the film “Teen Spirit” he composed and produced the song “Tattooed Heart”. Thomas also has his own YouTube channel where he posts his own songs. Leon’s song “Favorite” published two years ago reached over 605k views.
Leon is also behind many of the Ariana Grande songs. Some of his works with Ariana Grande include Honeymoon Avenue, Lovin’ it, You’ll Never Know, and Snow in California. He has also worked alongside artists like Post Malone.
Leon was also a member of the American rock band, The Rascals. His work as a part of The Rascals on production was included on the Grammy Award-winning album Love, Marriage, and Divorce. He was also nominated for the Grammy award for the best rap song on November 21, 2019.
Who is Leon Thomas III Girlfriend in 2020?
Various rumors have surfaced regarding the dating life of this 27-year-old singer. There have been gossips about him dating his co-stars Ariana Grande and Victoria Justice but the actor constantly denied those rumors and regards the two pretty ladies as only his friends.
Past relationships of the actor are still unknown whereas currently, Leon Thomas III is dating Alia Kadir. Alia is an Ethiopian singer, vocalist, activist, and content creator with 111k Instagram followers. She also exhibits artsy talents of painting and drawing stuff. Leon Thomas’ girlfriend, Alia, is a year younger than her boyfriend.
Three weeks ago on September 12, Leon posted a picture on his Instagram grabbing his girlfriend, with the caption, “Blessed and highly favored. #Mine”. He has also posted the same picture on his Twitter account. The duo seems to be deeply in love with each other.
Leon Thomas III Married/ Wife:
Since Leon has currently started dating the Ethiopian singer, there is less possibility of him getting married very soon. Looking at the chemistry the singer couple share, let’s just hope we will soon get to see Alia Kadir walking down the aisle and call her Leon’s wife rather than his girlfriend.
Leon Thomas III Net Worth:
The multi-talented actor has been earning his income from a very young age. But it is unclear so as to how much he spends. Looking at Leon’s vivid work in the acting and music industry, it is easy to assume his net worth is no less than other actors. Also, Leon earns a decent sum from his YouTube videos. In a nutshell, as of 2020 Leon Thomas III’s net worth must have roughly reached $250,000.
Leon Thomas III Height:
Leon Thomas III stands at a height of 5 feet and 9 inches which is about 1.75 in meters. The height of an average American man is considered to be 5 feet and 9 inches which is exactly equivalent to that of the actors’ height.
Leon Thomas III Social Media:
The gifted actor is seen persistent on social media sites like Instagram and Twitter. He has gained one million followers on his Twitter account as of October 2020. Whereas with only 36 posts, Leon has already reached a net total of 1.3m Instagram followers.
His first post on Instagram dates back to July 18, 2019, which shows the actor had not been much active on social media previously. Leon also has his own YouTube channel with 66.9k subscribers where he posts his official songs.