John Bennett

Acteur né le 08 mai 1928 (décédé à 76 ans)


John Bennett was an English actor. Born in Beckenham, Kent, he was educated at Bradfield College in Berkshire, then trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama, followed by a wide rep experience including Bromley, Bristol Old Vic, Dundee, the Edinburgh Festival and Watford before going to London's West End.
Often cast as a villain, he had many roles on television including Porridge, Survivors, The Avengers, Bergerac, The Professionals and four episodes of The Saint. He guest-starred in two Doctor Who serials, as General Finch in Invasion of the Dinosaurs and as the Chinese magician Li H'sen Chang in The Talons of Weng-Chiang. He is also well remembered as Philip Bosinney in the BBC's 1967 adaptation of The Forsyte Saga, but also appeared in over three hundred TV productions including God's Architect; Blake's 7; I, Claudius; Rome; Rosemary & Thyme; Saracen; Honey Lane; Special Branch; Softly, Softly; Mulberry; Tales of the Unexpected and Anna Karenina. One of his last televised roles was in an episode of Jonathan Creek.
His film roles included The Fifth Element, Charlotte Gray and Minority Report. He also played an undercover detective in Victim, but the role was uncredited.


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