Sir Lenny Henry CBE

Co-Founder of Comic Relief and is a British comedy icon.
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Lenny Henry is one of the most recognisable faces in mainstream British comedy.

With a career that spans over forty years, Lenny has dabbled in everything from children’s television to political satire and comic acting, reflecting his diverse ability as a performer. The son of Jamaican immigrants, he was a pioneer of black comedy, making his big break in the late 1970’s sitcom, The Fosters, Lenny established himself as a pioneer of diversity and representation.

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As well as his onscreen work, Lenny is also well known for his charitable contributions, most notably, as one of the leading figures behind Comic Relief. He has become a symbol of the charity, presenting segments both in the UK and overseas; including Famous, Rich and in the Slums where he travelled to Africa’s largest slum.

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The event was a triumph and in no small way thanks to Lenny. He changed the mood as ever with his stand up. What a pro!

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