Benjamin Whitrow

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Benjamin Whitrow
Born
Benjamin John Whitrow

17 February 1937
Died28 September 2017 (aged 80)
EducationDragon School
Tonbridge School
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
OccupationActor
Years active1964–present
Spouse(s)
Catherine Cook (m. 1972)
Children3, including Angus Imrie

Benjamin John Whitrow (17 February 1937 – 28 September 2017) was an English actor. He was nominated for the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actor for his role as Mr Bennet in the 1995 BBC version of Pride and Prejudice.

Whitrow voiced the role of Fowler in the 2000 animated movie Chicken Run. His other movie appearances include Quadrophenia (1979), Personal Services (1987) and Bomber (2009).

Whitrow died on 28 September 2017 at the age of 80.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Coveney, Michael (29 September 2017). "Benjamin Whitrow obituary". The Guardian. Retrieved 29 September 2017.

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