Despite sometimes having risked undermining his own popularity by trying too hard to prove that he's a multi-talented artist, Lenny Henry has never strayed too far from his comedy roots.

Early-career success on Midlands kids’ show Tiswas, where he did wonders for the popularity of condensed milk sandwiches, led on to national stardom, while his key role in setting up Comic Relief proved that his heart was every bit as big as his joke-bag.

His UK tour comes in support of his recently published memoir, Who Am I, Again?.

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