- Date of Birth:
- August 4, 1970
- 5' 9"
Ron Lester (born in Kennesaw, Georgia on Aug. 4, 1970) is an American actor. He started his acting career as Spatch in the film Good Burger in 1997. His career took off when he played fan-favorite Billy Bob in the famed film, Varsity Blues, alongside of James Van Der Beek, Jon Voight and Paul Walker. Most recently, Ron played a doctor in the film The Fat Boy Chronicles.
Best Known For:
Ron is best known for his roles in Varsity Blues, Not Another Teen Movie, Good Burger and the TV show Popular.
Ron went to North Cobb High School and was held back three times. In 2001, Ron underwent gastric bypass surgery, losing 348 of his 500 pounds. After surgery, Ron had 18 plastic surgeries to remove access skin. In November 2015, Ron was hospitalized for liver and kidney issues. His health has continued to decline and he is currently in a hospital in Dallas.