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 broadcast by the BBC in 2000 and won a Royal Television Society (RTS) award in 2001). Lennie received his training at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama from which he graduated in 1988.
2 wins & 4 nominations.
|Critical||Glen Boyle / ... 13 episodes, 2015||2015|
|Run||Richard 2 episodes, 2013||2013|
|Low Winter Sun||Joe Geddes 10 episodes, 2013||2013|
|Line of Duty||DCI Tony Gates / ...||2012-08-21|
|The Walking Dead||Morgan Jones / ...||2010-10-31|
|A Touch of Frost||Unknown||2010-04-03|
|Lie to Me||Unknown||2009-01-21|
|The Prisoner||147 / ... 6 episodes, 2009||2009-11-15|
|Hung||Charlie 15 episodes, 2010-2011||2009-06-28|
|Jericho||Robert Hawkins 30 episodes, 2006-2008||2006-09-20|
|The State Within||Luke Gardner 4 episodes, 2006||2006-11-02|
|Dispatches||Self - Narrator 1 episode, 2005||1987-10-30|