Craig Pinder, an actor currently based in the UK, is originally from The Bahamas. After training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, he subsequently appeared in many successful West End productions. He was a member of the original cast of Les Misérables in London and went on to play the key role of Jean Valjean at the Palace Theatre. Craig has spent seasons at the Royal Shakespeare Company, the Royal Exchange Theatre and also performed during the opening season of Shakespeare's Globe. As well as appearing at the Royal National Theatre, he has played various leading roles in many Repertory productions both in the UK and the USA. He has also made a number of film and television appearances.