Leo Solomon recently graduated with an MFA in acting from the Actors Studio Drama School (New York) and relocated to Los Angeles. Leo is an Afghan-American actor and speaks Dari (Farsi), Hindi, Spanish and French - with Arabic in-progress.
Recognized notably for his recurring role as Rahim on Veep (HBO), his TV credits include Homeland, Blue Bloods, NCIS, Lie to Me and he's won several awards in various films under the Best Lead Actor category.
Leo stars in "Mater Mortis," a film about mental health in the South Asian communities and is currently in festivals with nominations for best Best Lead Actor.
Upcoming project: One night on Broadway performance (Afghanistan story) on Oct. 20th, 2021 at 7pm @ Peter Jay Sharp theater
LEO SOLOMON ACTING REEL
Portland Film Festival (Oct 14, 2021) - Finalist, Best Acting Performance Award
Annual Best American Short Story Reading at the Peter Jay Sharp Theater at Symphony Space, Broadway (Oct 20, 2021) - Solo reading of "Playing Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain" a story about Afghanistan by award-winning writer Jamil Jan Kochai