The Lenny Henry Show. Image shows from L to R: Winston (Vas Blackwood), Delbert Wilkins (Lenny Henry). Copyright: BBC
The Lenny Henry Show

The Lenny Henry Show (1987)

  • TV sitcom
  • BBC One
  • 1987 - 1988
  • 12 episodes (2 series)

Sitcom spin-off from Lenny Henry's sketch show of the same title, featuring pirate radio DJ Delbert Wilkins trying to find fame. Also features Vas Blackwood, Ellen Thomas, Michael Mears, Gina McKee, Naim Khan and more.

Key cast & crew credits

Lenny Henry Delbert Wilkins
Vas Blackwood Winston
Ellen Thomas Rose Wilkins
Michael Mears Alex
Gina McKee Julie
Naim Khan (as Naim Kahn) Wazim
Malcolm Rennie Sergeant Lillie
Pip Torrens PC Monkhouse (Series 1)
Louis Mahoney Jake (Series 1)
Nimmy March Claudette
Trevor Laird Trevor (Series 2)
Writing team
Stan Hey Writer
Andrew Nickolds Writer
Kim Fuller Writer (Additional Material)
Production team
Geoff Posner Director
Geoff Posner Producer
Colin Jones Editor (Series 1)
Mykola Pawluk Editor
Graham Lough Production Designer
Paul Munting Production Designer (Series 1)
Sharon Lewis Costume Designer
Jan Sewell Make-up Designer
Fred Wright Lighting Designer (Series 1)
Graham Rimmington Lighting Designer (Series 2)
Joe Dworniak Composer
Duncan Bridgeman Composer (Series 2)

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