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Lennie James


Lennie James was born in South London to Trinidadian parents. His mother, Phyllis Mary James, died when he was 12. Lennie and his older brother went into a council children's home. When he was 16 he was fostered with a social worker who had two older children, and they remain very close. Within a year Lennie began writing plays (Storm Damage was ... See full bio »

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 2015 Critical (TV Series) (filming)
Glen Boyle
- Episode #1.13 (2015) ... Glen Boyle
- Episode #1.12 (2015) ... Glen Boyle
- Episode #1.11 (2015) ... Glen Boyle
- Episode #1.10 (2015) ... Glen Boyle
- Episode #1.9 ... Glen Boyle
 2014 Civilianaire Boys' Club (Short) (post-production)
Morris
 2014 The Girl on the Roof (Short) (completed)
Thief
 2010-2014 The Walking Dead (TV Series)
Morgan Jones
- Coda (2014) ... Morgan Jones (uncredited)
- No Sanctuary (2014) ... Morgan Jones (uncredited)
- Clear (2013) ... Morgan Jones
 2014 Destiny (Video Game)
Lord Shaxx, Crucible Handler (voice)
 2014 Swelter
Bishop
 2013 Run (TV Mini-Series)
Richard
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Richard
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Richard
 2012 Line of Duty (TV Series)
DCI Tony Gates
- Episode #1.5 (2012) ... DCI Tony Gates
- Episode #1.4 (2012) ... DCI Tony Gates
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... DCI Tony Gates
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... DCI Tony Gates
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... DCI Tony Gates
 2012 Lockout
Harry Shaw
 2010 Human Target (TV Series)
Baptiste
- Baptiste (2010) ... Baptiste
 2010 The Next Three Days
Lieutenant Nabulsi
 2010 Mob Rules
C-Note
 2009 The Prisoner (TV Mini-Series)
147 / Driver
- Episode 6: Checkmate (2009) ... 147 / Driver
- Episode 5: Schizoid (2009) ... 147
- Episode 4: Darling (2009) ... 147
- Episode 3: Anvil (2009) ... 147
- Episode 2: Harmony (2009) ... 147
 2009 Three Rivers (TV Series)
Dr. Maguire
- Alone Together (2009) ... Dr. Maguire
 2009 U.S. Attorney (TV Movie)
Eric King
 2008 Fallout (TV Movie)
DS Joe Stephens
 2006 The State Within (TV Series)
Luke Gardner
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... Luke Gardner
- Episode #1.3 (2006) ... Luke Gardner
- Episode #1.2 (2006) ... Luke Gardner
- Episode #1.1 (2006) ... Luke Gardner
 2006 Countdown (TV Series)
Robert Hawkins
 2006 MI-5 (TV Series)
David Newman
- Episode #5.8 (2006) ... David Newman
 2006 The Family Man (TV Movie)
Paul Jessop
 2005 ShakespeaRe-Told (TV Mini-Series)
Oberon
 2004 My Shakespeare (TV Movie documentary)
Narrator (voice)
 2004 Frances Tuesday (TV Movie)
Trent
 2004 Stealing Lives (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 2004 Family Business (TV Series)
Roy Tobelem
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... Roy Tobelem
 2003 Buried (TV Series)
Lee Kingley
- Episode #1.8 (2003) ... Lee Kingley
- Episode #1.6 (2003) ... Lee Kingley
- Episode #1.7 (2003) ... Lee Kingley
- Episode #1.5 (2003) ... Lee Kingley
- Episode #1.4 (2003) ... Lee Kingley
 2003 Without You (TV Short)
James
 2001 The Martins
PC Alex
 2001 Lucky Break
Rudy 'Rud' Guscott / Hardy in Show
 2001 The Martins: Deleted Scenes (Video short)
Police Constable Alex
 2001 The Martins: Outtakes (Video short)
Police Constable Alex
 2000 The Announcement
Richard
 2000 Snatch.
Sol
 2000 The Miracle Maker
Gaius Velius Quintilus (voice)
 2000 Storm Damage (TV Movie)
Bonaface
 1999 Shockers: Deja Vu (TV Movie)
Mark
 1999 Elephant Juice
Graham
 1998 Cold Feet (TV Series)
Kris Bumstead / Kris
- Episode #1.6 (1998) ... Kris Bumstead
- Episode #1.5 (1998) ... Kris
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Kris Bumstead
 1998 Undercover Heart (TV Mini-Series)
Matt Lomas
 1998 Among Giants
Shovel
 1998 Lost in Space
Jeb Walker
 1997 The Perfect Blue
Danny
 1996 Forest People (TV Movie)
 1995 Fathers, Sons and Unholy Ghosts (Short)
Martin
 1994 Lloyds Bank Channel 4 Film Challenge (TV Series)
Argyle
- Never Mind (1994) ... Argyle
 1994 Love Hurts (TV Series)
Steve
- The Parent Trap (1994) ... Steve
 1994 A Touch of Frost (TV Series)
DC Carl Tanner
- A Minority of One (1994) ... DC Carl Tanner
 1993 Comics (TV Series)
Delroy Smith
 1992 Civvies (TV Series)
Cliff Morgan
- Episode #1.6 (1992) ... Cliff Morgan
- Episode #1.5 (1992) ... Cliff Morgan
- Episode #1.4 (1992) ... Cliff Morgan
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Cliff Morgan
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Cliff Morgan
 1991 The Orchid House (TV Series)
Baptiste
- Natalie (1991) ... Baptiste
- Joan (1991) ... Baptiste
- Stella (1991) ... Baptiste
 1988 Screenplay (TV Series)
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He acted in James McConnel and Kit Hesketh-Harvey's musical, "Orlando," at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, England with Jason Smith, Susanna Day, Julie Gossage, Conleth Hill, and Emma Rice in the cast. Michael Simpson was director. John Owen Edwards was musical director. Jason Carr and Michael Haslam were ... See more »

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Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)
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Graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1988. See more »

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Libra

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