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Known Credits: 8

Birthday: 1966-09-09

Place of Birth: Lausanne, Switzerland

Adult Actor: False

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David Bennent

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David Bennent (born September 9, 1966) is a Swiss actor.

He was born in Lausanne, Switzerland. His parents are actor Heinz Bennent and former dancer Diane Mansart. His sister Anne is also an actress.

He has lived in Germany and France as well as Switzerland and speaks fluent French and English.

When he was 12 he starred in The Tin Drum, which caused much controversy because David was allegedly shown in sex scenes with an adult. Aged 19, he starred as Honeythorn Gump in the movie Legend, co-starring alongside Tom Cruise and Mia Sara.

Bennett has appeared in such plays as Peer Gynt (2004), Die Juden (2003), Michael Kramer (2003), and A Midsummer Night's Dream (2002).

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Acting
2013 Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas as C├ęsar
2007 Ulzhan as Shakuni
1985 Legend as Honeythorn Gump
1984 Dog Day as Chim
1979 The Tin Drum as Oskar Matzerath
1975 Mein Onkel Theodor oder Wie man viel Geld im Schlaf verdient as Manfred Wurster
1974 Die Eltern as David
1969 Der Kommissar - (1 episode) as Sigi Kempe