• I first came to London as a musician, and when my group broke up, I did 'Guys and Dolls' at the Watford Palace theatre. After that, Ned Sherrin found me and brought me to the West End to do one of his shows. The work went from strength to strength, so I thought: 'This is where the world wants me; I'll stay.

    "Clarke Peters: 'Lester Freamon's the guy I'd like to grow up to be'". Interview with om Lamont, September 18, 2010.