Leon is one of my favorite characters in the Fast and Furious franchise. "Who?" is the most common response among casual fans when I mention this. Leon was only in the first movie and according to a recent interview (link) with the actor who played him, Johnny Strong, he's probably not coming back.
And you know what? I'm glad.
Johnny Strong as Leon in The Fast and the Furious (2001)
I love Leon. I love Johnny. Hell, I loved everyone in the first movie. But I'm glad Leon isn't coming back, because the Fast and Furious series has developed an infuriating pattern. If you're not a bald headliner,...
The Fast and the Furious premiered in US theaters on June 22, 2001. TFATF turns FIFTEEN years old in 2016. It can almost legally drive. *brain explodes*
So to kick off the inevitable Fast and Furious Anniversary Rewatchathon, I thought I'd do a thing for my 15 favorite quotes. Some of 'em are meaningful on down the line, some of 'em are more memorable than others, some of 'em are just funny. Anyway, my top 15 quotes from The Fast and the Furious!
mia, get brian a band-aid 'cause ouchhhhh
#15 "You know you owe me a ten-second car, right?"