No photo available. Represent Leslie Henson? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
Down 56,622 this week

Leslie Henson (I) (1891–1957)

Leslie Henson, comedian born in London in 1891. Famous for his bulging eyes, malleable face and raspy voice. He studied with 'the Cairns James School of Musical and Dramatic Art as a child, he was writing and producing theatrical pieces while still at school. Became popular in Music Hall from 1910, his first West End role in 1912 was 'Nicely, ... See full bio »

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 229 people
created 21 Sep 2012

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Leslie Henson's work have you seen?

User Polls


Hide Hide Show Show Actor (19 credits)
 1958 The Vise (TV Series)
Police Sergeant
- Six Months to Talk (1958) ... Police Sergeant
 1957 Nicholas Nickleby (TV Series)
Gentleman in small clothes
- Episode #1.8 (1957) ... Gentleman in small clothes
 1956 Home and Away
Uncle Tom
 1955 London Playhouse (TV Series)
Sir Alaric Moulton
- The General's Mess (1955) ... Sir Alaric Moulton
 1952 My Dear Petitioner (TV Movie)
Mr. Justice W.W. Curtis
 1949 Bob's Your Uncle (TV Movie)
Robert Popejoy
 1946 Cabaret Cruise (TV Series)
 1935 Oh, Daddy!
Lord Wilfred Pye
 1933 It's a Boy
James Skippett
 1931 The Sport of Kings
Amos Purdie
 1930 A Warm Corner
Mr. Corner
 1927 On with the Dance (Short)
 1920 Broken Bottles (Short)
Bottling Barrows
 1916 The Lifeguardsman
Lt. Spiff
 1916 Wanted: A Widow (Short)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Miscellaneous Crew (2 credits)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (6 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (1 credit)

Personal Details

Other Works:

He acted in Ivan Caryll's musical, "Kissing Time", at the Winter Garden Theatre in London, England with George Grossmith, Phyllis Dare, Tom Walls, Yvonne Arnaud and Isabel Jeans in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 5" (1.65 m)

Did You Know?


Father of farmer Joe Henson and actor Nicky Henson. See more »

Star Sign:


Message Boards

Discuss Leslie Henson on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page