Adrian Lester is a Actor British born on 14 august 1968 at Birmingham (United-kingdom)
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Nationality United-kingdomBirth 14 august 1968
(52 years) at Birmingham (United-kingdom
Laurence Olivier Award, Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire
Adrian Anthony Lester, OBE (born 14 August 1968) is an English actor, director, and writer.
Lester is married to actress Lolita Chakrabarti. They live in South East London with their two daughters, Lila and Jasmine.
In 2007, Lester took part in Empire's Children, a Channel 4 documentary exploring the journey taken by the "Windrush Generation" to the United Kingdom. Lester's grandfather, Kenneth Nathaniel Lester, was to be included in the documentary, but was unwell during filming in Jamaica and could not be interviewed. Kenneth died soon after the documentary completed filming and never saw the programme aired.
In April 2013, Lester appeared on the Cultural Exchange feature of Front Row on Radio Four, a feature of the programme where people had to choose a piece of art that meant a great deal to them. He chose "Redemption Song" by Bob Marley.
Lester holds a 2nd degree black belt in Moo Duk Kwan Taekwondo.