Loren Lester filmography and biography
Date of birth: Los Angeles, California, USA
Loren Lester biography
Loren Lester, a native of Los Angeles, began his career as a teenager
and has accumulated more than 30 years of film, stage, and television
credits. In his early years he played the evil hall monitor "Fritz
Hansel" in the cult classic film Rock 'n' Roll High School and he
recurred for five seasons as "Roy" on The Facts of Life opposite Nancy
Since then Loren has appeared in more than 200 episodics including Curb Your Enthusiasm, The Closer, Undercovers, Greek, Cold Case, Criminal Minds, Castle, Two and a Half Men, Notes from the Underbelly (directed by Barry Sonnenfeld), Side Order of Life (directed by David Paymer), and Las Vegas (directed by Timothy Busfield.)
He is now recurring on the HBO hit comedy series Hung, directed by Academy-award winner Alexander Payne, and the Nickelodeon series Victorious.
Recent motion pictures include the 2010 releases The Green Hornet (starring Seth Rogen, directed by Michel Gondry) Hit List (starring Joey Lawrence) and After the Wizard, a new sequel to The Wizard of Oz. Other films include Seventeen Again (starring Zac Efron and Matthew Perry), the Wes Craven suspense thriller Red Eye (starring Rachel McAdams), and Midnight Clear (starring Stephen Baldwin.)
As a voice-over artist, Loren is best known for creating the roles of "Robin" and "Nightwing" on Batman: The Animated Series and The Adventures of Batman and Robin.
His voice has been heard in hundreds of TV and radio commercials. He has also received rave reviews for his audiobook narration of Midnight Clear, Girl in Hyacinth Blue, In-N-Out Burger, and The Upside of Turbulence.
Loren is a graduate of Occidental College's theater department and has starred in dozens of plays and musicals. Loren and his wife (and frequent co-star), actress Kelly Lester, are the proud parents of three daughters.
Loren Lester trivia
- Voice of Dick Grayson/Robin 1/Nightwing on Batman (aka Batman: The Animated Series) and its spin-off series.
- Brother-in-law of Lucas Richman.
- Son-in-law of Peter Mark Richman and Helen Richman.