Brendan Leonard

Biography: Brendan Leonard was born to parents Michael and Cathy of Winnetka, Illinois in February of 1984. With three older siblings, and a father who works for NBC, Brendan grew up around videocameras. During junior high school, Brendan became interested in editing, and began creating short films. At the age of fifteen, Brendan and his friends scored their own time slot on a local cable-access channel in nearby Chicago – and The Brendan Leonard Show was born.

Three years after the show began, an ABCFamily spokesperson received a copy of an episode. Nevertheless, the network was interested, and on his nineteenth birthday, Brendan was told the news that ABCFamily would like to pick up his show. One summer and forty episodes later, The Brendan Leonard Show had hit homes nationwide, had become ABCFamily's first original series written, edited, and produced by teens, and had even began showing in Canada. After filming had ended, Brendan, along with his 7 castmates, returned to
Brendan Leonard was born to parents Michael and Cathy of Winnetka, Illinois in February of 1984. With three older siblings, and a father who works for NBC, Brendan grew up around videocameras. During junior high school, Brendan became interested in editing, and began creating short films. At the age of fifteen, Brendan and his friends scored their own time slot on a local cable-access channel in nearby Chicago – and The Brendan Leonard Show was born.

Three years after the show began, an ABCFamily spokesperson received a copy of an episode. Nevertheless, the network was interested, and on his nineteenth birthday, Brendan was told the news that ABCFamily would like to pick up his show. One summer and forty episodes later, The Brendan Leonard Show had hit homes nationwide, had become ABCFamily's first original series written, edited, and produced by teens, and had even began showing in Canada.

After filming had ended, Brendan, along with his 7 castmates, returned to college. Brendan moved out of his parents' home in Winnetka, and currently resides in Chicago, where he, along with fellow TBLS alum Kevin Carlson, rents a condo. While attending DePaul University, Brendan still actively films short skits.
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