Benjamin Whitrow

Benjamin Whitrow

actor, soundtrack

Benjamin Whitrow was born on Feb 17, 1937 in UK. Benjamin Whitrow's big-screen debut came with West 11 directed by Michael Winner in 1963, strarring Party Guest (uncredited). Benjamin Whitrow is known for Darkest Hour directed by Joe Wright, Gary Oldman stars as Winston Churchill and Kristin Scott Thomas as Clemmie. The upcoming new movie Benjamin Whitrow plays is Darkest Hour which will be released on Dec 22, 2017.

Benjamin Whitrow was a softly-spoken, RADA-trained English actor who performed on stage from 1959. He worked for seven years in the 1960s under the direction of Laurence Olivier at the National Theatre. He was also a prolific actor on screen, usually seen in avuncular roles. He is probably best remembered for his BAFTA-nominated performance as Mr. Bennet in the BBC's acclaimed version of Orgueil et préjugés (1995) and he made his final appearance in Gary Oldman's Churchill film Les heures sombres (2017). In his personal life, he was fond of wild orchids, golf, bridge and collecting books, and had a son, Angus Imrie, with actress Celia Imrie.

  • Birthday

    Feb 17, 1937
  • Place of Birth

    Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, UK

Known For

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