adrian lester

actor and director

credits include:

film: primary colours . day after tomorrow . born romantic . dust . final curtain . scenes of sexual nature . doomsday . case 39 . love’s labour’s lost . all is by my side . staring out in the evening . grey lady

theatre: red velvet (tricycle & garrick & new york) . othello (nt) . henry v (nt) . hamlet (young vic/world tour). cat on a hot tin roof . sweeny todd . company

tv: hustle . merlin . sleep with me . when romeo met juliet . ballet shoes . ghost squad . being human . empire’s children . bone kickers . storm damage . red band society (us) . girlfriends (us) . undercover . riviera (sky atlantic)

directing: hustle . of mary . riviera

awards: best actor, evening standard awards 2013 .  best actor, critics circle 2012 . mvisa best actor 2016

forthcoming: breakable you (movie us) . trauma (itv) .  mary queen of scots (movie)