Lou Leonardo is a Chicago based actor and improviser who is originally from Syracuse, NY. He fell in love with theater at the age of 6 after being cast as Santa Claus in his elementary school play. Since then Lou has had the opportunity to play other legendary characters on stage from Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof to Edna Turnblad in the national tour of Hairspray. Lou is a proud member of both the SAG-AFTRA and AEA unions and obtained his BFA in acting from Syracuse University in addition to being a graduate of the improv training programs at iO Chicago, ComedySportz Chicago, The Second City, & The Annoyance Theater. Lou is extremely honored & grateful to be an ensemble member at ComedySportz and would like to thank his family and friends for their continual support and encouragement.