Hywel Bennett (1944-2017)

By Steve Green: Hywel Bennett (1944-2017): British actor, died July 25, aged 73. Made his screen debut in a 1965 episode of Doctor Who. Other genre appearances include Twisted Nerve (1968), Percy (1971), Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1972), Pennies from Heaven (one episode, 1978), Artemis 81 (1981), The Twilight Zone (one episode, 1986), A Mind to Kill (1991), Virtual Murder (one episode, 1992), Cold Lazarus (one episode, 1996), Neverwhere (all six episodes, 1996), Mary, Mother of Jesus (1999), Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) (one episode, 2001). He retired from acting in 2007.

2 thoughts on “Hywel Bennett (1944-2017)

  1. I remember him best for his pivotal role as Ricki Tarr in BBC TV’s “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy”.

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