Lulu Lovette

Played by Lenora Crichlow

Lulu Lovette

Lulu Lovette

Played by Lenora Crichlow

Former trophy wife

Michael's mother

Character Bio

Lulu was a trophy wife until her rich husband died. Now she spends her days boozing at her son Michael's baseball games and finding new and exciting ways to spend all her money. She's taking Terry Jr. under her wing to help her recapture her feminine side and stay relatively sane.

Actor Bio

Lenora Crichlow began her professional acting career alongside Billie Piper in the Century Films/BBC drama Bella and the Boys, and quickly gained even wider acclaim with the subsequent role of Sugar in the International Emmy Award-winning and BAFTA-nominated series, Sugar Rush.

Crichlow then went on to portray Annie in the award-winning BBC series, Being Human, and landed the lead roles in the ITV miniseries Collision and in the BBC One series, Material Girl.

In 2010 Crichlow filmed the comedy pilot Dapper for the BBC, traveled to South Africa to film the documentary Who Is Nelson Mandela?, as well as filmed Series Three of Being Human. The following year she played Sgt. Lily Thomson in the BBC series Death in Paradise, and wrapped on Series Four of Being Human.

In 2012 Crichlow played the lead role of sprinter Shania Edwards in the film Fast Girls. She also appeared in the romantic comedy Doors Open, adapted from Ian Rankin's novel and starring Stephen Fry and Dougie Henshall, and appeared in Charlie Brooker's Emmy Award-winning series Black Mirror, in the episode entitled "White Bear," one of three stand-alone dramas that explore our modern reality.

On stage Chrichlow played Claudine in Michael Attenborough's "Big White Fog" at the Almeida, and Delisha in the Royal Court's original production of "93.2 FM."

She is currently starring in the independent film Electricity, directed by Bryn Higgins.