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Nigel Farage Was Chased Down The Street By A Man Dressed As Jesus

Can you tell the difference between them?

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One of these men believes he is the son of God, brought to earth to guide the people towards redemption. The other is a bloke pretending to be Jesus.

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UKIP leader Nigel Farage was ambushed outside LBC's London studios on Friday morning by a man in a shawl called Kevin Lee Light, who prefers to go under the moniker "Jesus of Hollywood".

The American from Los Angeles makes a career as a professional Jesus impersonator. We're pretty sure his job involves about 12 different levels of blasphemy.

Farage didn't want to know.

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Earlier this week Winston McKenzie, UKIP's now-suspended candidate for Croydon North, compared Farage to the son of God: "Jesus was one man, we’re his army. Farage is one man, and we’re his army and that’s what it’s all about."

Farage's ever-unflappable aides brushed the episode off.

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Jesus of Hollywood has been flown over by PR agency Mother to harass Farage for no immediately discernible reason.

Jim Waterson is a politics editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

Contact Jim Waterson at jim.waterson@buzzfeed.com.

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