More Anton Lesser Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Charlotte Gray)Anton Lesser's considerable theatre credits include Wild Oats and The Birthday at the National Theatre; for the Royal Shakespeare Company, Petruchio in The Taming of the Shrew, Merry Wives of Windsor, Two Shakespearian Actors, Bolinbroke in Richard II, Some Americans Abroad, the title role in Richard III, Gloucester in Henry VI, Principia Scriptoriae, Troilus in Troilus and Cressida, Melons, Romeo in Romeo and Juliet, The Fool, The Sons of Light and The Dance of Death; the title role in Hamlet at the WarehouseTheater; Feste in Twelfth Night at Riverside Studios; Constantin in The Seagull at the Royal Court Theatre; Cloud Nine at Everyman Theatre; and Mark Anthony in Julius Caesar at Tyne and Wear.
Television credits include, for the BBC, Downtown Lagos, The Moonstone, Airbase, Stanley Spencer, Anna of the Five Towns, Freud, King Lear, The Cherry Orchard, Troilus and Cressida, The Gambler, The Mill on the Floss, and The Oresteia; for Channel 4, The Politician's Wife, Sakharov, and Good and Bad at Games; and for Thames TV, Twelfth Night and London Embassy. Lesser has also acted in the films Esther Kahn, FairyTale: A True Story, Stanley Spencer and The Missionary.
Bio courtesy Warner Bros. for "Charlotte Gray" (08-Feb-2003)