The Best Lenny Henry Movies  

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List of the best Lenny Henry movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Lenny Henry's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Lenny Henry movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Lenny Henry movies will be at the top of the list. Lenny Henry has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Lenny Henry movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Lenny Henry films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Lenny Henry role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Lenny Henry performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List films include Little Robots: Reach for the Sky, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Lenny Henry movies?" and "What are the greatest Lenny Henry roles of all time?"
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Rowan Atkinson, Alan Cumming, Bob Geldof
Bernard and the Genie is a seventy-minute British TV film co-produced by Attaboy and Talkback for BBC Television. It was first shown on BBC1 on 23 November 1991. Written by comedy writer Richard ...more
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Reese Witherspoon, Christina Ricci, Russell Brand
Penelope is a 2006 fantasy romantic comedy film directed by Mark Palansky which was first released in 2006 and stars Christina Ricci, James McAvoy, Catherine O'Hara, Peter Dinklage, Richard E. ...more
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Funny Ladies of British Comedy John Cleese, Judi Dench, Dawn French
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Salma Hayek, David Tennant, Hugh Grant
Pirates! is a 2012 animation, adventure and family film written by Gideon Defoe and directed by Peter Lord and Jeff Newitt.
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Kathy Burke, Lenny Henry, John Normington
Work Experience is a 1989 British short comedy film directed by James Hendrie. It won an Academy Award in 1990 for Best Short Subject.
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Pete Postlethwaite, Lenny Henry, Peter Vaughan
Coast to Coast is a 1987 comedy thriller starring Lenny Henry, John Shea, with cameos from Peter Vaughan, Pete Postlethwaite and Cherie Lunghi. It was directed by Sandy Johnson from a script by ...more
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James Earl Jones, Frank Langella, Michael Jai White
True Identity is a 1991 American comedy film directed by Charles Lane and starring Lenny Henry, Frank Langella and Anne-Marie Johnson. The plot revolves around a black man, who disguises himself ...more
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Stephen Fry, Rick Allen, Rob Brydon
MirrorMask is a 2005 fantasy film designed and directed by Dave McKean and written by Neil Gaiman from a story they developed together, starring Stephanie Leonidas, Jason Barry, Rob Brydon, and ...more
Harry Potter and the Prisoner ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Lenny Henry Movies
Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is a 2004 fantasy film directed by Alfonso Cuarón and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is based on the novel of the same name by J. K. ...more
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French and Saunders: Live Jennifer Saunders, Dawn French, Sinéad Cusack
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Little Robots: Reach for the Sky Lenny Henry