Joshua Lester

Child actor who landed the breakthrough titular role of Tim in the CBeebies' series Topsy and Tim. Acting since the age of six, he began taking drama lessons at the Sylvia Young Theatre School. He auditioned for the role of Tim in 2012. He went in to audition for a voice over part when a producer told him about the part of Tim. After landing the role, his brother began calling him Tim. He was born in North London to his mother Michelle Lester. He portrays Tim of Topsy and Tim while Jocelyn Macnab stars as Topsy. [+]