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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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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).

Description above from the Wikipedia article David Bennent, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Gender -

Known Credits 15

Birthday 1966-09-09

Place of Birth Lausanne, Switzerland

Adult Actor False

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 Planetarium as Juncker
2016 Nebel im August
2016 A Dangerous Fortune as Amish Bowles
2015 Therapy for a Vampire
2015 Kommissar Dupin - Bretonisches Gold as Paul Daeron
2013 Age of Uprising: The Legend of Michael Kohlhaas as C├ęsar
2007 Ulzhan as Shakuni
2003 Poem: I Set My Foot Upon the Air and It Carried Me
1985 Legend as Honeythorn Gump
1984 Dog Day as Chim
1979 The Tin Drum as Oskar Matzerath
1975 Mein Onkel Theodor oder Wie man sein Geld im Schlaf verdient as Manfred Wurster
1974 Derrick(1 episode) as Heinz Weik
1974 Die Eltern as David
1969 Der Kommissar(1 episode) as Sigi Kempe

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