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Benjamin Zephaniah

Benjamin Zephaniah was born on April 15, 1958 in Handsworth, Birmingham, England as Benjamin Obadiah Iqbal Zephaniah. He is an actor and writer, known for If I Were Prime Minister (2005), Farendj (1990) and A Picture of Birmingham (2005). He was previously married to Amina. See full bio »
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 2013-2014 Peaky Blinders (TV Series)
Jimmy Jesus / Jeremiah Jesus
- Episode #2.6 (2014) ... Jimmy Jesus
- Episode #2.4 (2014) ... Jimmy Jesus
- Episode #2.2 (2014) ... Jimmy Jesus
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Jeremiah Jesus
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Jeremiah Jesus
 2014 Private View (TV Series)
 1996 Crucial Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Richard's father
- I Bring You Frankincense (1996) ... Richard's father
 1994 The Bill (TV Series)
- King of the Hill (1994) ... Vagrant
 1990 Farendj
 1988 The Comic Strip Presents... (TV Series)
- Didn't You Kill My Brother? (1988) ... Rufus
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He allegedly declined an M.B.E. (Member of the Order of the British Empire) for his services to literature in the 2003 Queen's Honours List. See more »

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