Leatherface is a fictional horror character who appears in seven "Texas Chainsaw Massacure" films. He is a cannibal who carries a chainsaw as a weapon to murder people.

Fictional character biography

Leatherface's real name is Thomas Brown Hewitt. He is mentally retarded and does not know how to speak. .His mask is made out of human flesh and his house is made out of human bones. In the film, it is unknown why he kills people, however the actor who has played him, Tobe Hooper, has stated that Leatherface kills because he feels threatened by the human race and is killing in what he believes to be self-defense.


 External links

See the article on Leatherface on Fandom's Texaschainsawmassacre wiki.