Leon Rogers also known as "The Destined Legend" is a comedian/DJ/Actor who has been featured on several popular comedy shows, including Showtime at the Apollo, BET's Comic View, P. Diddy's Bad Boys of Comedy, Barbershop 1 and 2, Jamie Foxx's Laffapalooza, Cedric The Entertainer's starting line up, Starz Martin Lawrence First Amendment Stand up and Windy City Live. He is currently a member of "The Morning Takeover" on 107.5 WGCI (6am-10am) in Chicago which is the third largest radio market in the country.
In addition to being featured on television, Leon also has a few film credits to his name, such as Barbershop 1, 2 and HBO's original film The Tuskegee Airmen. His on-screen talents can also be seen in music videos for recording artists Ludacris, R. Kelly and Kerri Hilson.
His two-year stint as co-host of the sports talk radio show, "Sports Unplugged," with ESPN writer Scoop Jackson and college basketball analyst Steve Bardo, showcased his love of sports and his vast sports knowledge. He would eventually be chosen to star in an EA Sports Madden video game commercial and narrate a sports package for ESPN Sportscenter.
Leon has received a host of awards and accolades, including top honor for the Miller Genuine Draft Comedy Search, Chicago Music Awards Comedian of the Year twice, as well as a finalist in Comedy Central's Laugh Riots competition.
Leon began his career as a stand-up comedian in the mid-1990s and has been steadfast in making the masses laugh through his calculated ignorance.