Divorced Relationship facts

Married 1984

Divorce 2010

British Comedian and Founder of Comic Relief
Sir Lenny Henry

Sir Lenworth George Henry

Age

59

Born

Friday 29 Aug 1958

Other Partners

Lisa Makin

Relationship

relationship began 2012

Merri Cheyne

Alleged Affair

May 1999

Professional Partners

Sir Lenny Henry Siblings

Bev Henry

Half-sister

other parent: Winston Henry

Kay Henry

Half-sister

other parent: Winston Henry

Seymour Henry

Half-brother

other parent: Winston Henry

Hilton Henry

Half-brother

other parent: Winston Henry

Paul Henry

Half-brother

other parent: Winston Henry

Sharon Henry

Half-sister

other parent: Winston Henry

Other Partners

Mark Bignell

Married

2013

David Smyth

Broken Engagement

until about 1980

Professional Partners

Jennifer Saunders

Professional Working Relationship

working together from 1980

Dawn French Siblings

Gary French

Brother

One half of comedy duo 'French and Saunders'
'The Vicar of Dibley'
Dawn French

Dawn Roma French

Age

60

Born

Friday 11 Oct 1957

His Other Children

Children Together

Billie Henry

born 1991, age 26 (approx.)
adopted

Her Other Children

Sir Lenny Henry
Bio Details

Full name

Sir Lenworth George Henry

Gender

Male

Age

59

Date of birth

Friday 29 Aug 1958

Birth place

Dudley, West Midlands, England, UK

Occupations

TV Presenter

Comedian

Actor

Factory Worker

Impressionist

Education

Open University, United Kingdom (Finished 2007)

1975

Lenny won TV talent show 'New Faces' and for quite some time was the only black impressionist and comedian on British TV.
Lenny has made the transition from comedian to winning a prestigious theatre award for his performance as Shakespeare's Othello.
June 2015: Knighted in the Queen's Birthday Honours.

Bafta

2016 - Special Award in honour of Alan Clarke

Trivia

Sir Lenny Henry Family

Sir Lenny Henry's parents:

Sir Lenny Henry's father was Bertie Green Sir Lenny Henry's mother was Winnie Henry Sir Lenny Henry's adoptive father was Winston Henry Sir Lenny Henry's adoptive mother was Winnie Henry


Sir Lenny Henry's former step-parents:

Sir Lenny Henry's former step-father was Winston Henry


Sir Lenny Henry's children:

Sir Lenny Henry's adopted daughter is Billie Henry


Sir Lenny Henry's current partners:

Sir Lenny Henry has a relationship with Lisa Makin


Sir Lenny Henry's former partners:

Sir Lenny Henry's former wife is Dawn French Sir Lenny Henry allegedly had an affair with Merri Cheyne


Sir Lenny Henry's siblings:

Sir Lenny Henry's half-sister is Bev Henry Sir Lenny Henry's half-sister is Kay Henry Sir Lenny Henry's half-brother is Seymour Henry Sir Lenny Henry's half-brother is Hilton Henry Sir Lenny Henry's half-brother is Paul Henry Sir Lenny Henry's half-sister is Sharon Henry


Sir Lenny Henry's uncles and aunts:

Sir Lenny Henry's uncle was Cleveland Green Sir Lenny Henry's uncle was Harry Green


Sir Lenny Henry's former in laws:

Sir Lenny Henry's former father in law was Denys French Sir Lenny Henry's former mother in law was Felicity French Sir Lenny Henry's former grandfather in law is Leslie French Sir Lenny Henry's former grandmother in law is Marjorie French Sir Lenny Henry's former brother in law is Gary French


Sir Lenny Henry FameChain Links

The Comic Strip

Other people in this association:

Sheridan Smith 2005

Peter Cook 1988

Keith Allen

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Top of the Pops Presenters

1984

Other people in this association:

Sue Barker 2006

Kylie Minogue OBE 1994

Cliff Richard 1980

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New Faces Talent Show

Other people in this association:

Les Dennis

Victoria Wood CBE

Joe Pasquale

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BAFTA Award Winners 2016 - The 69th

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Leonardo DiCaprio

Kate Winslet CBE

Peter Kay

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Jackanory / CBeebies Bedtime Stories

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Prince Charles The Prince Of Wales

Peter Sellers

Ben Kingsley CBE

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Dawn French
Bio Details

Full name

Dawn Roma French

Gender

Female

Age

60

Date of birth

Friday 11 Oct 1957

Birth place

Holyhead, Wales, UK

Occupations

Author

Comedienne

Actress

Teacher (Finished 1981)

Education

Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, London, England, United Kingdom

St. Dunstan's Abbey, Plymouth, England, United Kingdom

Became the Chancellor of Falmouth University in March 2015.
French and Saunders used to earn £15 per night because Dawn insisted on the the same pay as the men.

Trivia

Dawn French Family

Dawn French's parents:

Dawn French's father was Denys French Dawn French's mother was Felicity French


Dawn French's children:

Dawn French's adopted daughter is Billie Henry


Dawn French's current partners:

Dawn French's husband is Mark Bignell


Dawn French's former partners:

Dawn French's former husband is Sir Lenny Henry Dawn French is the former fiance of David Smyth


Dawn French's siblings:

Dawn French's brother is Gary French


Dawn French's grandparents:

Dawn French's grandfather is Leslie French Dawn French's grandmother is Marjorie French


Dawn French's former in laws:

Dawn French's former father in law was Bertie Green Dawn French's former mother in law was Winnie Henry Dawn French's former half-sister in law is Bev Henry Dawn French's former half-sister in law is Kay Henry Dawn French's former half-brother in law is Seymour Henry Dawn French's former half-brother in law is Hilton Henry Dawn French's former half-brother in law is Paul Henry Dawn French's former half-sister in law is Sharon Henry Dawn French's former husband Sir Lenny Henry's uncle in law was Cleveland Green Dawn French's former husband Sir Lenny Henry's uncle in law was Harry Green


Dawn French FameChain Links

The Comic Strip

Other people in this association:

Sheridan Smith 2005

Peter Cook 1988

Sir Lenny Henry

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Harry Potter Cast Members

2004

Other people in this association:

Robert Pattinson 2005

Emma Watson 2001 - 2011

John Cleese 2001 - 2002

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Australia's Got Talent Judges

2013

Other people in this association:

Geri Horner Geri Halliwell 2013

Brian McFadden 2010 - 2012

Dannii Minogue 2007 - 2012

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BAFTA: Fellows of the British Academy of Film & Television Arts

2009

Other people in this association:

Elizabeth Taylor 1999

Sir Christopher Lee, CBE 2011

Martin Scorsese 2012

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