BOBBY LEIGH is a 12-time Award-winning Filmmaker and also has over twenty years in the Music and Entertainment Business where he has produced, managed and/or toured with such major Rock-N-Roll legends as AEROSMITH, GUNS-N-ROSES, RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS, THE SPECIALS, SOCIAL DISTORTION, THE OFFSPRING, and STAIND.
As an actor, Bobby landed several roles: playing Larry Miller's henchman "Lefty" for Sony Pictures Television/WB sitcom "The Mayor", playing "Lee"; for Touchstone Television/ABC's "That Was Then". And a guest-starring role on the ABC/Family Pilot "East of Normal, West of Weird", as well as many independent films.
Leigh served as a producer and an actor in THE GIFT…At-Risk starring Vince Vaughn and Randy Travis, which debuted at the Monaco Film Festival. Bobby was also a producer on the Award-Winning feature film STRIPPED DOWN starring Ian Ziering (“Beverly Hills 90210” and “Dancing with the Stars,”) The film, which took four awards including “Outstanding Achievement in Production”, has been sold to twelve European markets and had it’s American theatrical release in May 2009. Leigh also produced THE GUITAR PLAYER’S GIRLFRIEND, winner of the “Los Angeles Screenwriting Competition sponsored by KODAK and PANAVISION” in 2006. The film has played numerous film festivals including Cannes “Festival de Cannes” 2007. With Filmmakers Alliance, Leigh produced PLUS or MINUS: A Few Things I Thought I Should Consider, with director Amanda Swikow.
Leigh also recently directed the family film IT’S ALL AN ILLUSION for Christopher Coppola’s Project Access Hollywood. Bobby also produced the award-winning film DADA directed by close friend Bradley Jones that was the winner of “the Los Angeles Screenwriting Competition sponsored by KODAK and PANAVISION” in 2007. Leigh recently directed the documentary feature film HOLODOMOR, an expose on the Ukrainian genocide perpetrated by Joseph Stalin. The film took home the “Grand Jury Award for Most Outstanding Movie” at the Monaco Film Festival. Bobby also served as a producer on the LIONS GATE Horror film EXPERIMENT IN TORTURE released in 2007.
Bobby directed and produced a Reality TV Pilot called “The RockDocs of Orange County” about Orthopedic Surgeons that treat Celebrity Sports Stars. Other film credits include INFIDELITY, CHILDREN IN VIOLENCE, BURNING MAN, BROKEN and BUTTERFLY SKY.
Leigh also served as a producer for four “MTV Video Music Awards” Television shows. Bobby worked for the SILVER LAKE FILM FESTIVAL. Leigh also produced “VISIONFEST/The Vision Awards” for Filmmakers Alliance and the Directors Guild of America for 4 years in a row.
Bobby Leigh is an active member of the PGA (Producers Guild of America),) FIND (Film Independent), CAA (Creative Actors Alliance), NALIP (National Association of Latino Independent Producers), IP (Independent Producers), IFF (International Film Finance,) IDA (International Documentary Association and Filmmaker's Alliance.
IMDb Mini Biography By: Steven Adams; Agent/Manager