Peter Benson

Peter Benson
1943 - 2018

Peter Benson  British Actor

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Passed away on 6th September, 2018 aged 75.

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British Actor Peter Benson was born on 13th June, 1943 in England, UK and passed away on 6th Sep 2018 England, UK aged 75. He is most remembered for Heartbeat. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

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First Name Peter
Last Name Benson
Full Name at Birth Peter Benson
Age 75 (age at death) years
Birthday 13th June, 1943
Birthplace England, UK
Died 6th September, 2018
Place of Death England, UK
Build Slim
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actor
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Heartbeat
Year(s) Active 1961 - 2018, 1961–2013

Peter Henry Benson (3 April 1943 – 6 September 2018) was a British actor, best known for his role as Bernie Scripps in the popular ITV television series Heartbeat, a police drama set in the fictional Yorkshire village of Aidensfield during the 1960s. He also had a number of other film and television roles, often playing weak or vacillating characters.

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The Royal2003Bernie ScrippsTV Show
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Requiem Apache1994PriestTV Movie
The Scarlet and the Black1993Monsieur de MoirodTV Show
Peak Practice1993Terry AlstonTV Show
A Touch of Frost1992Bernard, Bernard ElliottTV Show
Heartbeat1992Bernie ScrippsTV Show
Nice Town1992GeraldTV Show
Boys from the Bush1991AlbertTV Show
Specials1991PiggottTV Show
Paul Merton: The Series1991TV Show
Jeeves and Wooster1990Mr. RowbothamTV Show
Perfect Scoundrels1990HuberTV Show
The Chief1990Arthur DollandTV Show
Hit the Pitch1989HectorTV Movie
Vanity Fair1987Rev. BinnyTV Show
A Dorothy L. Sayers Mystery1987PerkinsTV Show
Casualty1986Stan Law, Trevor LambertTV Show
Lovejoy1986Peter FarquarTV Show
Albion Market1985Larry RiggTV Show
Screen Two1985Dr. Gares, PeggramTV Show
Summer Season1985DadTV Show
The Bill1984Don Letts, Eyes, Richard MartindaleTV Show
Danger: Marmalade at Work1984Captain JittersTV Show
The First Part of Henry the Sixt1983King Henry VITV Movie
The Tragedy of Richard III1983King Henry VITV Movie
The Third Part of Henry the Sixt1983Henry VITV Movie
The Second Part of Henry the Sixt1983King Henry VITV Movie
Events in a Museum1983Timothy LeewardMovie
Live from Pebble Mill1983SnifferTV Show
The Black Adder1982Henry VIITV Show
Great Expectations1981Mr. WopsleTV Show
The Borgias1981Gaspare PatoTV Show
The Winter's Tale1981Clown's ServantTV Movie
Tenko1981JimTV Show
The Little World of Don Camillo1981StraziamiTV Show
Hawk the Slayer1980Black WizardMovie
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark1980Second GravediggerTV Movie
The Enigma Files1980Mr. BorritTV Show
The Good Companions1980WillyTV Show
Maria Marten or Murder in the Red Barn1980Jack CorderTV Show
The Dybbuk1980BerlTV Movie
Tess1979Religious FanaticMovie
The Great Train Robbery1978Station DespatcherMovie
The Shout1978Harry the ShepherdMovie
Will Shakespeare1978PhippsTV Show
All Creatures Great and Small1978Bernard WainTV Show
Rumpole of the Bailey1978Walter 'The Wally' WilkinsonTV Show
The Devil's Crown1978BlondelTV Show
The Sailor's Return1978Charlie NyeMovie
Born and Bred1978Spanish waiterTV Show
BBC2 Play of the Week1977ArnoldTV Show
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Trinity Tales1975ReubenTV Show
BBC2 Playhouse1974LennyTV Show
Churchill's People1974Robert Hooke, MATV Show
What's Next?1974TV Movie
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Putney Swope1969Mr. JingleMovie
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