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Jean Reno as Leon in The Professional (1994)

Source: The Official Trailer for "The Professional".

This photo, entitled "Jean Reno as Leon in The Professional (1994)", has been posted on Friday, October 5th, 2012 in the fan-made gallery dedicated to "The Professional" (cinema).

Directed and written by Luc Besson, "The Professional" (also known as "Léon", "Leon - Der Profi", "Leon") is an Action/Crime/Drama/Thriller film, released on November 18 of 1994 in the USA , starring Jean Reno, Gary Oldman, Natalie Portman, Danny Aiello, Peter Appel and Willi One Blood.

Posted by G94766 - Friday, October 05th, 2012

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Photo with Jean Reno (Leon) in "The Professional"
Photo of Jean Reno, who portrays "Leon" from "The Professional" (1994)
(Source: The Official Trailer)

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Photo of Jean Reno, who portrays "Leon", from "The Professional" (1994). As mentionned by the submitter, this picture is coming from the video of the trailer available for "The Professional".

Jean Reno is a French actor.

Here are some memorable quotes from Jean Reno as "Leon"
The rifle is the first thing you learn, because it lets you keep your distance from the client. The closer you get to being a pro, the closer you can get to the client. The knife, for example, is the last thing you learn.
Mathilda, why are you doing this to me? I've been nothing but nice to you.
As an actor, Jean Reno worked on movies such as Le Grand bleu, released in 1988 as Enzo Molinari, Couples Retreat (2009), Just Visiting (2001) as Count Thibault of Malfete, Alex Cross (2012) as Leon Mercier, Décalage horaire (2002) (Félix), and Margaret (2011) playing Ramon.

About the movie, "The Professional":

Released in the USA on November 18 of 1994, "The Professional" (also known as "Léon", "Leon - Der Profi", "Leon") is an Action/Crime/Drama/Thriller film directed and written by Luc Besson . Jean Reno (Leon) and Gary Oldman (Stansfield) are starring, alongside Natalie Portman (Mathilda), Danny Aiello (Tony), Peter Appel (Malky) and Willi One Blood (1st Stansfield man).

Here are some quotes from "The Professional"
Training's good. But don't overdo it. You know, training don't pay as good as working.("Tony" portrayed by Danny Aiello)
I've seen better days. { after her family have been shot by corrupt DEA officers }
(Natalie Portman ("Mathilda"))
Hey! Hey-ey-ey-ey-ey! I just said take the guy out, not the whole fucking building!(Gary Oldman/"Stansfield")

As an actor, Willi One Blood has been seen in Joe's Apartment, released in 1996.

As an actress, Natalie Portman acted in movies such as The Other Woman, released in 2009 in which she plays Emilia Greenleaf, No Strings Attached (2011) in which she plays Emma Franklin, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2011) in which she plays Elizabeth Bennet, Cold Mountain (2003) (character: Sara), Knight of Cups (2014), and Everyone Says I Love You (1996) as Laura Dandridge.

Some information about Luc Besson (director):

Luc Besson is a French director, producer, screenwriter, author, actor, and cinematographer. Luc Besson has directed movies such as Arthur and the Revenge of Maltazard, released in 2009, Nikita (1990), Le Grand bleu (1988), The Family (2013), Lucy (2014), and The Lady (2011).

Jean Reno has also been directed by Luc Besson in Le Grand bleu, released in 1988 (character: Enzo Molinari), Nikita (1990), Le Dernier combat (1983) as The Brute.

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Image posted on Fri, 05 Oct 12 12:54:33 +0000, . This image, entitled "Jean Reno as Leon in The Professional (1994)", has been posted in a fan-made tribute gallery for "The Professional", with the assumption that the poster has obtained and used it in a responsible and legal manner. This poster certainly had good intentions by sharing this picture, however, if you believe that this image has not conformed to a fair-use or is inappropriate, please report this to immediately, and we will remove it as soon as possible. Many thanks for your help.

Source: The Official Trailer for "The Professional".

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