Lenny Henry.

Lenny Henry

Lenny Henry CBE is an English comedian, actor and campaigner. Achieving fame in the 1970s, he found continued success through the alternative comedy boom of the 1980s and starred in numerous sitcoms and sketch shows. Toward the end of the decade he was instrumental in founding the Comic Relief charity and campaigns, and in the 2010s took on a number of acclaimed Shakespearean roles on stage.

Title
Sir Lenny Henry
Title
Sir Lenny Henry CBE
Title
Sir Lenworth George Henry CBE
Full name
Lenworth George Henry
Gender
Male
Nationality
England
Born
Friday 29th August 1958 (61 years-old)

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Credits

 
Year Production Role
2019 Trust Morecambe & Wise Host / Presenter
2019 An Evening with Lenny Henry: Who Am I, Again? Self
2019 Lenny Henry's Race Through Comedy Host / Presenter
2019 Lenny Henry's Race Through Comedy Writer
2019 Lenny Henry's Race Through Comedy Executive Producer
2019 The Graham Norton Show - Series 26
  1. E2 - Renée Zellweger, Lenny Henry, Louis Theroux, Andrew Ridgeley, Elbow
Guest
2019 Who Am I, Again? Self
2019 Who Am I, Again? Writer
2019 Imagine... Lenny Henry Announced Self
2018 It's Alive In Development Host / Presenter
2018 The Lenny Henry Birthday Show (as Sir Lenny Henry CBE) Self
2018 The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy - The Hexagonal Phase
  1. E4 - Fit The Thirtieth
The Consultant
2017 Anansi Boys Mr Nancy
2017 Archive On 4: Lenny Henry On Richard Pryor - The Making Of A Satirist Host / Presenter
2017 W1A - Series 3
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Self
2016 Lenny Henry: Rogue's Gallery - The Rogue's Gallery At Christmas Various
2016 Lenny Henry: Rogue's Gallery - The Rogue's Gallery At Christmas Writer
2016 Lenny Henry: A Life On Screen Self
2016 John Bishop In Conversation With... - Series 1
  1. E7 - Lenny Henry
Guest
2016 Lenny Henry: Rogue's Gallery - Series 1 Various
2016 Lenny Henry: Rogue's Gallery - Series 1 Writer
2016 Let's Do It: A Tribute To Victoria Wood (as Sir Lenny Henry) Self
2016 Boswell's Lives - Series 2
  1. E1 - Boswell's Life of Muhammad Ali
Muhammad Ali
2015 Legends Of Stand-Up And Bernard Righton
  1. E5 - Episode Five
  2. E3 - Episode Three
Self (Archive Material)
2015 Danny & The Human Zoo Samson Fearon
2015 Danny & The Human Zoo Writer
2014 Rik Mayall: Lord Of Misrule Self
2012 The One... Host / Presenter
2012 The One...
  1. E1 - The One Lenny Henry
Writer
2012 The Pirates! In An Adventure With Scientists Peg-Leg Hastings (Voice)
2011 Ben Elton: Laughing At The 80s Self
2011 My Favourite Joke Self
2011 Rudy's Rare Records - Series 3 Adam
2011 The Secret Life Of Bob Monkhouse Self
2011 Live At The Apollo - Series 6
  1. E6 - Lenny Henry, Mike Wilmot, Tommy Tiernan
Host / Presenter
2010 Harry & Paul - Harry & Paul - Series 3
  1. E1 - Episode One
Ensemble Actor
2009 Rudy's Rare Records - Series 2 Adam
2009 The Art Of Laughter Self
2009 Shappi Talk - Series 1
  1. E2 - Unconventional Parents
Self
2009 Live At The Apollo - Series 4
  1. Special - Best Of Live At The Apollo
  2. E5 - Lenny Henry, Ed Byrne and Andy Parsons
Host / Presenter
2008 Shooting Stars - 2008 Specials
  1. Special - Shooting Stars: The Inside Story
Self
2008 Harry & Paul - Harry & Paul - Series 2
  1. E1 - Episode One
Cassius Clay
2008 Harry Hill's TV Burp - Series 7
  1. E7 - Episode Seven
Self
2008 Rudy's Rare Records - Series 1 Adam
2008 Rudy's Rare Records Creator
2008 Lenny Henry.TV Crew
2008 Lenny Henry.TV Actor
2006 Chain Reaction - Series 2
  1. E5 - Lenny Henry interviews Bill Bailey
Host / Presenter
2006 Chain Reaction - Series 2
  1. E4 - Alexei Sayle interviews Lenny Henry
Guest
2005 The Lenny Henry Show - Series 2 Host / Presenter
2004 The Lenny Henry Show - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2003 Lenny Henry In Pieces - Series 2 Host / Presenter
2003 Lenny Henry In Pieces - Series 2 Writer
2003 Lenny Henry: This Is My Life Crew
2003 Lenny Henry: This Is My Life Actor
2002 Lenny Henry In Pieces - Series 1 Host / Presenter
2002 Lenny Henry In Pieces - Series 1 Writer
1998 Lenny Goes To Town Crew
1998 Lenny Goes To Town Actor
1996 Chef! - Series 3 Gareth Blackstock
1996 Lenny Henry Gets Wild Crew
1996 Lenny Henry Gets Wild Actor
1994 The Lenny Henry Christmas Show Host / Presenter
1994 Chef! - Series 2 Gareth Blackstock
1993 Chef! - Series 1 Gareth Blackstock
1993 Chef! Creator
1992 Lenny Henry: In Dreams Actor
1991 Alive And Kicking Steveie 'Smudger' Smith
1991 Bernard And The Genie Genie
1991 Lenny Go Home Crew
1991 Lenny Go Home Actor
1990 The Comic Strip Presents... - Series 4
  1. E4 - Oxford
Steve Wild
1990 The Comic Strip Presents... - Series 4
  1. E1 - South Atlantic Raiders - Part 1
Warder
1988 The Lenny Henry Special Host / Presenter
1988 The Lenny Henry Show - Series 2 Delbert Wilkins
1988 Comic Relief Host / Presenter
1988 Comic Relief Creator
1988 Whose Line Is It Anyway?
  1. E1 - Episode One
Guest
1987 The Lenny Henry Christmas Special Host / Presenter
1987 The Lenny Henry Christmas Special Writer
1987 The Lenny Henry Show - Series 1 Delbert Wilkins
1986 Lenny Henry Tonite Actor
1984 The Young Ones - Series 2
  1. E6 - Summer Holiday
Postman
1982 O.T.T. Actor
1981 Three Of A Kind - Series 3 Host / Presenter
1981 Three Of A Kind - Series 2 Host / Presenter
1981 Three Of A Kind - Series 1 Host / Presenter
1977 The Fosters - Series 2 Sonny Foster
1976 The Fosters - Series 1 Sonny Foster

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