Lenny Henry by Trevor Leighton

Lenny Henry

  • Comedy Performer
  • Actor
  • Writer
  • TV & Radio Presenter

Lenny Henry is an actor, writer, comedian and television presenter best known for co-founding Comic Relief. Winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award at the British Comedy Awards in 2003, Lenny went on to win Outstanding Newcomer at the Evening Standard Theatre Awards for his portrayal of Othello (2009). Subsequently he has appeared in A Comedy of Errors, and FENCES, to critical acclaim. Lenny is also an energetic campaigner for the greater representation of Black and Minority Ethnic (BAME) people in the entertainment industry.

Credit Highlights (See Full Credits)

BAFTA (Awards)

Winner

2016

Alan Clarke Award for Outstanding Contribution to Television

Educating Rita (Theatre and Live Performance)

Frank Bryant

2015

Chichester Festival Theatre

The Syndicate (Series 3) (Television)

Godfrey

2015

Rollem Pictures for BBC1

Othello (Theatre and Live Performance)

Othello

2009

Trafalgar Studios - London

British Comedy Awards (Awards)

Winner

2003

Winner of Lifetime Achievement Award (Perf)

Video

News

New series of Broadchurch begins starring Lenny Henry!

Monday, February 27, 2017

Tune in to Jazzie B's 1980s: From Dole to Soul on BBC2 this Saturday, featuring Lenny Henry!

Friday, November 25, 2016

Lenny Henry will star in the Donmar's new season!

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Lenny Henry to star in a BBC Radio 4's new series Rogue's Gallery

Monday, May 16, 2016

Lenny Henry's Got The Blues

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Contacts

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Agent:
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Contact
Emily Rees Jones
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Corporate & Events Agent
Georgia Preston
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