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Leo Dottavio is a California born actor, athlete, stuntman, and comedian. He grew up in California and is recognized as a multidisciplinary athlete and performer.
When he was young, he played baseball for Grant High School in California. Leo showed a high level of skill in baseball, and was recruited to play at California State University, Stanislaus. With passion for the sport and demonstrating notable athletic capability, he continued his athletic career, going on to playing semi-professionally with the Pasadena Redbirds.
Leo started his career in Hollywood as a stuntman. Using his athletic talents and harnessing his love of film Leo successfully pursued work as a stuntman, performing in shows such as SMILF, Love, 9-1-1 and others, including the action-packed Universal Studios Hollywood show “WaterWorld.”
When he wasn’t playing baseball or working as a stuntman, he worked for his family’s construction business. But soon he went on to perform in roles that would make him well known.
Leo is most famous for his role as a contestant on “The Bachelorette” in 2018, where he competed for the heart of Becca Kufrin, and became infamous for his role on “Bachelor in Paradise” the same year, where he played the villain. Leo is also known for playing Jimmie on the web series “Fight of the Living Dead” and has been featured on popular television shows like “American Horror Story,” “Black Jesus,” and “You’re the Worst.”