This article is about the character. You may be looking for the actor. You can find the disambiguation page here.

Leon Blackwood is a famous choreographer and hip-hop dancer.


Before the show

Leon Blackwood became a renowned choreographer and dancer, having worked with artists such as Ariana Grande, Kesha, and Lady Gaga. He founded The Underground Dance Centre.[1]

Leon taught a masterclass which Jacquie participated in.[1]

Season 5

Leon is hired by Emily as a guest choreographer for TNS East.[1]

Season 6

Leon attends the Absolute Dance WildStylz Convention at The Next Step and teaches a hip-hop master class. During the master class, he has Richelle and "Ozzy" (Kingston) as assistants and he selects Davis, Kenzie, Piper and two others to be featured in the hip-hop routine at the end of the class.[2]


Leon is a kind and encouraging individual who is passionate for dance.

Physical appearance

Leon is tall and has black hair. He has dark skin and dark brown eyes.


Season 5

Season 6


Main article: Leon Blackwood (character)/Quotes


Kathy Riley season 3 episode 13 "Look at that painting!"

To view the Leon Blackwood (character) gallery, click here.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Leon Me." Wikia. Retrieved on May 6, 2017.
  2. "Sweet and Salty." Wikia. Retrieved on May 12, 2019.
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.