Episode 1.1 - The One Lenny Henry

Lenny Henry showcases brand new stand-up combined with characters reprised from his early career and some new sketches.

In-Depth Episode Synopsis

Warning: the below synopsis may contain spoilers

For the first time in twenty years, Lenny reprises a favourite from his Lenny Henry Show days, pirate radio DJ, Delbert Wilkins.

Smooth talking Donovan Bogarde returns still in hot pursuit of Mrs Johnson and new sketches include a Twilight spoof and a send up of Cee Lo Green's Forget You.

Lenny is joined by guest appearances from Ronni Ancona, Omid Djalili and Peter Serafinowicz.

First Broadcast Details

Date:
Fri 6th January 2012
Time:
8:30pm
Channel:
BBC One
Length:
30 minutes

Main Repeats

  • Sun 8th Jan 2012 (10:25pm, BBC1) - 40 min version

Episode 1.1 Cast & Crew

Regular Cast
Lenny Henry ... Host / Presenter
Guest Cast
Ronni Ancona ... Bella
Peter Serafinowicz ... Unknown
Omid Djalili ... Unknown
Claire Benedict ... Unknown
Ellen Thomas ... Unknown
Colin McFarlane ... Unknown
Carolin Stoltz ... Unknown
Joshua Warner-Campbell ... Unknown
Martin Wenner ... Unknown
Writing Team
Toby Davies ... Writer
Kim Fuller ... Writer
Lenny Henry ... Writer
Eamonn O'Neill ... Writer
James O'Neill ... Writer
Martin Shea ... Writer
Mark Warren ... Writer
Charles Peattie ... Writer
James Hendrie ... Writer (Additional Material)
Paul Henry ... Writer (Additional Material)
Andi Osho ... Writer (Additional Material)
Kim Fuller ... Script Editor
Production Team
Geoff Posner ... Director
Alex Walsh-Taylor ... Producer
Jed Leventhall ... Exec Producer
Mark Freeland ... Exec Producer
Geoff Posner ... Exec Producer
David Hitchcock ... Production Design
Simon Rogers ... Production Design
Mykola Pawluk ... Editor
Jakko M. Jakszyk ... Composer
Mark Wybourn
(as Mark Wybourne)
... Editor
Gareth Edwards (I) ... Associate Producer

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