Quick Facts of Leon Russom

  • Full NameLeon Russom
  • Date of Birth06 December, 1941
  • Marital Status Married
  • BirthplaceLittle Rock, Arkansas
  • Ethnicity White
  • Nationality Ameriican
  • Eye colour Blue
  • Hair colour Brown
  • SpouseKaren Grassle (m.? d. 1969) Daphne Russom (m. 1987- present)
  • Height5 feet 9 inch
  • Children1
  • Horoscope Sagittarius
Leon Russom Net Worth, Age, Height, Married, Wife, Family, Children

A prominent TV and movie actor such as Mission: Impossible, Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, Prison Break, and The X-Files, Leon Russom was nominated for Outstanding Supporting Actor for his excellent work in the television movie The Long Road HomeRecently, he played in a 2013’s movie, King Lear.

He is a married man and he has one child with his wife. Also, he has earned a huge amount of net worth. So, if you are interested to know about his personal and professional life then please stay on our page and keep on reading.

Leon Russom’s Bio & Wiki

Leon Russom was born on  6, 1941, in Little Rock, AR with the birth sign Sagittarius. He grew in the same place as he is born. In the late 1960s, he started his first role in the CBS soap opera Guiding Light. Simultaneously, he appeared in another CBS soap opera Love is a Many Splendored Thing as Joe Taylor.

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In 2012, he was nominated for an LA Weekly Theater Award for his role of Hamm in Samuel Beckett’s Endgame at Los Angeles’ Sacred Fools Theater Company, where he served as a co-artistic director for the company’s sixteenth season, alongside fellow company members French Stewart and Alyssa Preston. Again, in 2013, he performed as the Earl of Gloucester in King Lear with The Porters of Hellsgate, besides Larry Cedar as King Lear.

Recently, in 2018, he appeared the as Man in the Woods in 2018 movie A Quiet Place.

Leon Russom’s Personal Life (Married, Wife)

As we know Leon Russom is married, but do know who his wife is? As of 2019, Leon Russom is happily married to his loving wife Daphne Russom.

Prior to marrying Daphne Russom, he was tied in vows with Karen Grassle who is also a known actress. The former couple kept their marriage’s where and how about undisclosed. Hence, the details on their first meeting and pre-marriage love life remain unrevealed. Further, the couple doesn’t share any children together. But later in, 1969, the couple separated with a divorce and the reason behind their sudden divorce was kept out of the media.

After many years of his first divorce, Leon found a loving partner Daphne Russom and got married on 21st November 1987. After a few years of there marriage, Russom finally saw the face of his first child.

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Additionally, as of 2019, he is 77 years old. Further, he is not active on any social media and all we find is his fan pages, memes, and hashtags.

Leon Russom’s Body Measurement (Height)

Being a popular actor, Leon still has a well-maintained body. Also, he stands with the tall height of 5 feet 9 inch or 1.75 m. He hasn’t revealed his full body measurement but he the actor has blue eyes and black hair which justifies his powerful personality.

Leon Russom’s Salary & Net Worth

As we know that, Leon Russom played parts in various movies as a villain and has been a part of many big chart bursting-blockbuster movies and television series. Which pays its actors in salary, TV rights, wages and on many other headings.

Leon hasn’t ever revealed his net worth, but from a long and successful career, he is estimated to have collected over $15 million in net worth. Further, Russom as a veteran actor should receive over $500 thousands or more from his single movie project.

So, here’s the list of the movies he appeared in, along with its box-office collection:



Box Office


1998The Big LebowskiMalibu Police Chief$15 million$46.2 million
2010True GritSheriff$38 million$252.3 million
2005Prison BreakGeneral Jonathan Krantz

He has earned a huge amount of income from these hit movies and series. Hence, he is having a luxurious and happy life with his family.