3055 Jean Leon

Year: 2006

Role: Line Producer

Duration: 93'

Produced by: Bausan Films, Spain

Client: TVE, TVC, Spain

Ceferino Carrión left Spain as a stowaway on a cargo ship. When he got to Los Angeles he decided to call himself Jean Leon, and became a man who would constantly transform himself. Who was he? Was he a taxi driver, or Frank Sinatra’s waiter? Or owner of the legendary La Scala restaurant in Beverly Hills? The man who fed Marilyn Monroe her last meal? Here Paul Newman, Dennis Hopper, Angie Dickinson, Robert Wagner, among others, tell us about his life…