Lennie James Biography (1965-)

Born 1965, in Nottingham, England; mother's name, Phyllis; companion's name,Giselle; children: three daughters. Addresses: Agent: Castaway Voice Overs, 7 Garrick St., London WC2E 9AR, England.

Nationality
British
Gender
Male
Occupation
Actor, writer
Birth Details
1965
Nottingham, United Kingdom

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • Enjolras, Les Miserables, Columbia, 1998
  • Jeb Walker, Lost in Space (also known as LS), New Line Cinema, 1998
  • Shovel, Among Giants, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1998
  • Graham, Elephant Juice, Miramax, 1999
  • Sol, Snatch (also known as Snatch: Pigs and Diamonds), Screen Gems, 2000
  • Asif, Intimacy (also known as Intimidad and Intimite), Empire Pictures, 2001
  • Police constable Alex, The Martins, Icon Film Distribution, 2001
  • Alan Erasmus, 24 Hour Party People (also known as Twenty Four Hour Party People), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, 2002
  • Rudy "Rud" Guscott/Hardy, Lucky Break (also known as Rein oderraus), Paramount, 2002
  • General Kazim, Sahara, Paramount, 2005
  • Appeared in a documentary.
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Detective constable Bruce Hannaford, Out of the Blue, BBC, 1995
  • Lee Kingley, Buried, Channel 4 (England), 2003
  • Miniseries
  • Cliff Morgan, Civvies, BBC, 1992
  • Delroy Smith, Comics, Channel 4 (England), 1994
  • Matt Lomas, Undercover Heart, [Great Britain], 1998
  • Guns on Our Streets, Carlton Television, c. 2001
  • Trent, Frances Tuesday, Independent Television, 2004
  • Movies
  • Baptiste, The Orchid House, Channel 4 (England), 1991
  • Danny, The Perfect Blue, BBC-2, 1997
  • Mark, Deja Vu, Channel 4, 1999
  • Bonaface, Storm Damage, BBC-2, 2000
  • Richard, The Announcement, BBC, 2000
  • Voice, The Miracle Maker (animated), ABC, 2000
  • James, Without You (short), BBC, 2003
  • Episodic
  • Detective constable Carl Tanner, "A Minority of One," A Touch of Frost, Yorkshire Television, 1994
  • Kris Bumstead, two episodes, including "A Stranger in Paradise," ColdFeet, Independent Television, 1998
  • Reader, "Love in a Life," Essential Poems, BBC-2, 2003
  • Reader, "Wild Nights," Essential Poems, BBC-2, 2003
  • Guest, Pure 24, BBC-3, 2003
  • Roy Tobelem, Family Business, BBC, 2004
  • Narrator of a documentary on Nigerian art, Omnibus, BBC.
  • Other
  • Argyle, Never Mind, 1994
  • Narrator, Stealing Lives, Channel 4 (England), 2004
  • Also appeared in Born with Two Mothers.
  • Stage Appearances
  • Valentine, Two Gentlemen of Verona, New Globe Theatre, London, beginning 1996 later Theatre for a New Audience, New Victory Theatre, New York City, 1997
  • Fallout, Royal Court Theatre, London, 2004
  • Appeared in A Raisin in the Sun, Young Vic Theatre, London; appeared in The Coup, Macbeth, Pericles, and This Is a Chair.
  • Major Tours
  • A Raisin in the Sun, British cities, 2005
  • WRITINGS
  • Teleplays
  • Movies
  • Storm Damage, BBC-2, 2000
  • Episodic
  • "Burnside Knew My Father," The Bill, Thames Television, 1990
  • Author of other episodes of The Bill.
  • Writings for the Stage
  • The Sons of Charlie Paora, Auckland, New Zealand, 2002, then Massive Company, Royal Court Theatre Downstairs, London, 2004
  • Author of other plays, including Trial and Error.
  • Writings for periodicals
  • Contributor to periodicals, including Guardian and Observer.

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • Guardian, February 11, 2004
    • Observer, March 24, 2002; February 15, 2004
    Electronic
    • Times Online, http://www.timesonline.co.uk, February 16, 2004

    User Contributions:

    Jake
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    Sep 3, 2011 @ 12:00 am
    Forgot to say that between 2006 and 2008 he played as Robert Hawkins on Jericho (CBS TV series)

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