Leo also known more famously as Kimba is the titular main protagonist of the anime/manga series, Kimba The White Lion (Jungle Emperor Leo) as well as the many other adaptations of it. He is the son of the famous lion Panja/Caesar. He is voiced by Billie Lou Watt in the 1965 English dub and Brad Swaile in the 1989 English dub.
Kimba is good-hearted, moral, naive, strong, brave and protective. He is a peacekeeper and he wants there to be peace between animals and humans. He always stands up for what he believes in.
Kimba is a cute white lion cub with dark blue eyes, black-tipped ears, a black nose and a tail. There is a tuft of hair on his head. He bears a close resemblance to his father Panja. The tuft of fur on his tail is black.
In Kimba the White Lion (1965)
In Leo the Lion
In the sequel series of the 1965 version Kimba/Leo is now an adult.
In Jungle-Taitei (1989)
Leo is very similar in character to Gin from Ginga Nagareboshi Gin.
2009 TV movie
- He is similar to Simba from The Lion King franchise and Kopa from The Lion King: Six New Adventures book series.