Lenny Henry (b. 1958) is a British comedian, actor, and writer. In the 1989 special A Night of Comic Relief 2, Henry co-hosted and joined the Storyteller's dog in a giant bed for the conclusion. He also supplied the voices for the four CG cops in the Jim Henson Company film MirrorMask.
In addition to performing stand-up, Henry has starred on The Lenny Henry Show (running in various formats off and on from 1984 through 2004) and the sitcom Chef! (1993-1996). Film credits include True Identity, The Suicide Club, and Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (as the voice of a shrunken head).