Leitch is an English born actor, filmmaker, model, musician and DJ, and that’s not all.
Here’s what you need to know about Leitch:
1. He’s the Son of ’60s Rock Legend Donovan (& His Sister’s Famous Too)
He’s the older brother of actress Ione Skye, who’s most famous for playing the object of John Cusack’s desires in the 1980s classic Say Anything. Despite being born in London, he was raised in Hollywood, California, by his American mother, model Enid Karl, after she divorced his Scottish father, the legendary psychedelic-folk singer/songwriter Donovan.
2. Leitch Just Left His Supermodel Wife
He was married to Scottish Model Kirsty Hume. The couple have one daughter, Violet, who was born in March 2004. At the time the photos of Leitch kissing Paltrow surfaced, he was reportedly still married. It was later confirmed by his reps that he and Hume were in the process of separating.
3. Leitch Founded a Glam Rock Band
4. Leitch Is B-Movie Royalty
His acting career has seen him become a king of the straight-to-DVD scene. Some of his movie titles include, Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo. The Blob and Gas, Food Lodging. Leitch also appeared in a 2000 episode of Sex and the City called “Boy, Girl, Boy, Girl.”
5. In 1995, Paltrow Left Him for Brad Pitt
Leitch originally lost Paltrow to Brad Pitt back in 1995. The couple had been engaged, but Paltrow began dating Pitt after meeting him on the set of Seven. In a bizarre coincidence, Leitch and Pitt co-starred together in the movie Cutting Glass. It also starred Jill Schoelen, who had been dating Pitt prior to his relationship with Paltrow.