is known not only as a comedic television and film actor, but as a writer and producer as well. A critically acclaimed improvisational performer, he has become a darling of the press with his delightful personality. His flair and passion for his craft is outstandingly evident in his numerous positive reviews, as well as his acquisition of the Audience Choice Award at the 2004 Slamdance Film Festival. An expert in grabbing people’s attention, he easily captivates viewers with his uncanny humor and ticklish dialogues. He currently stars and is the executive producer of the entertaining funny show 10 Items or Less
Born on November 25, 1965 in Overland Park, Kansas, John Lehr graduated from Northwestern University. Previously, he appeared on the television series I'm a Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here, Once & Again
, and Friends
. He also graced the movie world with films like The Sweetest Thing, Kicking and Screaming, Mr. Jealousy
, and Highball
. In addition, he also ventured into writing and producing with shows like Electronic Highway, News Weasels, Humanoid
and Monogamy American Style.
On the series 10 Items or Less
, Lehr plays the lead character, Leslie Pool who is the manager of Greens and Grains grocery store. This slim and dorky character simply transforms the show into a powerhouse of laughs. He wittily entertains the viewers with his distinct and humorous approach in running his family business. Furthermore, his inclusion on the series gives him the opportunity to utilize his artistic drama and his hilarious acting expertise.
-Kris De Leon, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
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