Lee MacDonald

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Lee MacDonald
Lee MacDonald

(1968-06-21) 21 June 1968 (age 51)
Years active1979–present
Known forGrange Hill

Lee MacDonald (born 21 June 1968) is an English actor, who is known for his role as Zammo McGuire in the BBC drama Grange Hill. Since then, he has made cameo appearances on Birds of a Feather, The Bill and a television version of A Midsummer Night's Dream. In 2019, he began appearing in the BBC soap opera EastEnders as Terry.[1]


He appeared in the Sky 1 show Cirque de Celebrité until he was voted out on the fourth show. He was, however, invited back when Sophie Anderton left due to injury, but was again voted out on the seventh show.

MacDonald filmed a pilot for a series entitled Cabbies for ITV: he also appeared as a travel correspondent on BroadbandTV.

In October 2008, MacDonald appeared in BBC Three's Celebrity Scissorhands, where celebrities learned to cut hair and do other beauty treatments, raising money for BBC Children in Need.

In November 2015, MacDonald took part in a "Child Stars" edition of Pointless Celebrities, with fellow Grange Hill star Erkan Mustafa as his teammate.[2] In September 2016, he appeared on an edition of ITV's Who's Doing the Dishes?.

In April 2019, it was announced that MacDonald is set to appear in BBC soap opera EastEnders as Terry.[3]

In July 2019, MacDonald released at single called “We Are London”. The song was by British band The Knowledge with MacDonald as the featured guest artist. The video for the song also featured British actress Maureen Lipman and BBC Radio presenter & journalist Duncan Barkes.


  1. ^ Belam, Martin (2 April 2019). "Grange Hill's Zammo lands role on EastEnders". the Guardian. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  2. ^ "Pointless Celebrities". Radio Times. Retrieved 2 April 2019.
  3. ^ "Grange Hill 'icon' Zammo to join EastEnders". BBC News. Retrieved 2 April 2019.

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