What Illness Does Lester Have In GTA?

What illness does Lester have in GTA?

Lester Crest in GTA 5 is clearly ill as he can not walk properly and uses a stick. He has also been seen wearing a hospital gown in the game which means that he visits the hospital often for his checkup. Lester probably has wasting disease which are caused by abnormal body proteins. The disease has spread all over his leg, making it useless. Some people say that he has a disease called anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) which is a rare form of blood cancer. Whatever is the cause, the disease is the reason GTA 5’s main character has a crippled leg in the gamme.

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Lester Crest age GTA 5

Lester Crest is a middle aged man in the game but his confirmed age has not been discussed by Rockstar in the game. He looks like a man in his 30s when he meets Michael De Santa at first and must be nearly 60 years old by now. Some sources state Lester’s age being 65 years currently and hence is grown old now in 2022. He is not very active because of his injured leg, which doesn’t let him participate in the missions directly although he seems to be an age-fellow of his friend Michael and is very efficient in other backstage matters. 

Lester Crest GTA 5 voice actor

Lester Crest has been voiced by an American actor, Jay Klaitz, who is popular for his amazing participation in the industry but mainly because he has voiced some important video game characters like Lester. Jay Klaitz has voiced a side character in the Ballad of Tony and a person in the Red Dead Redemption too. Some famous works of Jay Klitz in the industry are Body of Proof, I Just Want My Pants Back, Elementary, Rescue Me and Law & Order: Criminal Intent. 

Lester Crest missions 

Lester has played an important role in GTA 5 and is a part of many of the missions either directly or indirectly, as he is the one providing the main characters with most of the missions and works as an informant for them. He can not take part in the heists physically because of his crippled leg and weak body, but does all it is needed to help from afar. The missions which involve Lester in GTA 5 are:

  • The Construction Assassination
  • The Paleto Score
  • Friend Request
  • Surveying the Score
  • Lamar Down
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Casing the Jewel Store
  • Friends Reunited 
  • The Multi Target Assassination
  • The Vice Assassination
  • The Bureau Raid
  • Cleaning Out the Bureau
  • The Time's Come
  • The Big Score 
  • MeltdownThe Wrap Up
  • Fresh Meat 
  • Architect's Plans 
  • The Jewel Store Job
  • The Hotel Assassination
  • The Merryweather Heist
  • The Bus Assassination
  • Paleto Score Setup
  • Hang Ten
  • Pack Man
  • The Third Way 
  • Something Sensible 
  • Planning the Big Score

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