Carlos Leon is also an actor who has appeared in a number of films in the past including the 2010 movie Immigration Tango and The Big Lebowski in 1998. He is also a fitness trainer who has not only worked with some celebrities but has also established his own fitness training facility known as Belleon Method.
With all that, he is even more popular for his relationship with pop singer, Madonna. The relationship, however, did not last a lifetime before it came to an end, but it still managed to produce a child, Lourdes Leon.
Carlos Leon Biography, Ethnicity
It was on July 10, 1966, that Carlos Leon was born in Cuba. However, there is nothing much that is known about how he was brought up or even his education. As already indicated, Carlos Leon was born in Cuba. What this means is that based on his nationality, he is Cuban and he is of white ethnicity.
At the age of 16, he realized that his family members were dying of diseases such as heart problems and diabetes. As a result of this, he made up his mind towards building and training the body. That is what led him to become a fitness trainer who later worked with American singer, songwriter, and businesswoman, Madonna.
As an actor, Carlos has appeared in many films in the past. One of his earliest roles came in 1996-197 when he portrayed Freddie in the series Nash Bridges. In 1998, he was in The Replacement Killers and The Big Lebowski. He was in Wishmaster 2: Evil Never Dies, The Last Marshal, and Tyrone in 1999. By 2010 when he appeared in White Collar, Immigration Tango, and Ugly Betty, he had already appeared in many other productions including CSI: Miami (2005), Law & Order: Criminal Intent (2002-2006), and Tricks of Love (2008).
Thus far, Carlos Leon has had over 30 film productions to his credit and has worked home with an Angel Film Award in Monaco International Film Festival for his role in Tricks of a Woman in 2008.
If Married, Who Is His Wife?
When Carlos Leon was working with the Queen of Pop (Madonna) as her personal trainer, the two started a relationship. Although like many others that she has been involved with, the relationship didn’t last too long. Nevertheless, it still produced a child, Lourdes Leon who was born in 1996. They first met in 1994 and soon started their passionate relationship that came to an end few months to the birth of their daughter.
Much later after his relationship with the famous singer, Carlos Leon met and fell in love with the model, Betina Holte in 2008. They dated for five years after which they tied the knot in July 2013. Their marriage ceremony held in Gillelje, Denmark and it was attended by their family and friends including the actor’s daughter Lourdes.
Their union was soon after blessed with a son, Meeka Leon who was born in 2015, as the second child of Carlos Leon. His first was Lourdes who is also the first of the six children of Madonna.
Speaking about his daughter, Leone revealed that because of Lourdes, he does not have a regret dating Madonna as it is thanks to the relationship that he has his daughter. According to him, his daughter is the best thing to has happened to him. The two have remained very close.
Before meeting his wife, Carlos has dated a number of women in the past. Shortly after his relationship with Madonna, he started another relationship with Tracy Richman whom he dated for only two years before they ended their affair in 1999. Carlos Leon was also linked to actress Anna Korenius and Australian actress Kirsty Hinchcliffe. These two relationships have been quite short.
Salary and Net Worth
Inasmuch as Carlos Leone is not the most popular actor that you will meet, he has enjoyed a fairly successful career as an actor and a fitness trainer. Even though as regards that, his salary is not known, he has a net worth that is estimated at a mouth-watering $5 million US dollars.
Height and Weight
The actor is a good looking man who has a rather slim and athletic build. Carlos Leon stands at a good height of 6 feet 2 inches (1.88m).