Leslie Allen Jordan was an American actor, comedian, writer, and singer who lived from April 29, 1955, until October 24, 2022. He originated the role of Earl “Brother Boy” Ingram in the 1996 play Sordid Lives before playing the part in the corresponding 2000 movie. Jordan started contributing to Instagram during the COVID-19 pandemic, gaining 5.8 million followers by 2020,
Leslie Jordan Movies
1.“The Help” (2011) – Leslie Jordan portrays the character Mr. Blackly in this critically acclaimed drama based on Kathryn Stockett’s novel. Set in the 1960s, the film explores racial tensions in Mississippi through the eyes of African-American maids and a young white writer.
2.“The Skeleton Key” (2005) – In this supernatural thriller, Leslie Jordan plays the role of Bert, a lawyer. The story follows a young hospice nurse who uncovers dark secrets while caring for an elderly couple in their remote Louisiana mansion. Readmore
3.“Sordid Lives” (2000) – Leslie Jordan stars as Brother Boy in this dark comedy film adapted from Del Shores’ play of the same name. The movie revolves around a dysfunctional Texas family and their hilarious struggles with love, acceptance, and self-discovery.
4.“The Help” (2004) – Not to be confused with the 2011 film of the same name, this earlier movie stars Leslie Jordan as Mr. Blackly, an investigator. It is a crime drama centered around a single mother trying to clear her son’s name after he is wrongfully accused of murder.
5.“Jason Goes to Hell: The Final Friday” (1993) – Leslie Jordan appears as Shelby in this horror slasher film, part of the “Friday the 13th” franchise. The story follows the vengeful spirit of Jason Voorhees as he possesses various individuals in his quest to be reborn. Readmore
6.“Ski Patrol” (1990) – Leslie Jordan takes on the role of Murray in this comedy film set in a ski resort. The movie follows a group of misfit ski patrol members who must save their mountain from a wealthy land developer. Readmore
7.“Sordid Lives: The Series” (2008-2009) – Leslie Jordan reprises his role as Brother Boy in this television series based on the movie “Sordid Lives.” The show delves deeper into the lives and hilarious escapades of the eccentric characters from Winters, Texas.
8.“Lost in the Pershing Point Hotel” (2000) – In this indie comedy-drama, Leslie Jordan portrays the character of Nelson. The film explores the lives of various eccentric individuals staying in a rundown hotel in Atlanta.
Leslie Jordan Shows
1.“Will & Grace” (2001-2020) – Leslie Jordan gained widespread recognition for his role as Beverly Leslie in this popular sitcom. He portrayed a flamboyant and sassy rival of Karen Walker (played by Megan Mullally).
2.“American Horror Story” (2011-2021) – Leslie Jordan has appeared in multiple seasons of this anthology horror series created by Ryan Murphy. He played memorable characters such as Quentin Fleming in “Coven” (Season 3) and Cricket Marlowe in “Roanoke” (Season 6).
3.“The Cool Kids” (2018-2019) – Leslie Jordan starred in this comedy series as Sid, one of the main characters. The show followed a group of rebellious senior citizens living in a retirement community and their misadventures. Readmore
4.“Call Me Kat” (2021-present) – Leslie Jordan is a regular cast member in this sitcom starring Mayim Bialik. He portrays Phil, a quirky and lovable character who works at the local cat café owned by Kat. Formore
5.“Loosely Exactly Nicole” (2016-2017) – Leslie Jordan had a recurring role in this comedy series. The show focused on the comedic adventures of Nicole Byer, a struggling actress trying to make it in Hollywood.
6.“Hearts Afire” (1992-1995) – Leslie Jordan played the role of Lonnie Garr in this sitcom that revolved around a senator and his press secretary. The show explored political and social issues with humor.
7.“Ugly Betty” (2006-2010) – Leslie Jordan made guest appearances in this dramedy series as Quincy Combs, a flamboyant assistant to Wilhelmina Slater (played by Vanessa Williams).
8.“Boston Legal” (2005-2008) – Leslie Jordan guest-starred in a few episodes of this legal drama series as Bernard Ferrion, a quirky and passionate lawyer.