Nigel Bennett Biography

Birthday: 1949-11-19
Place of Birth: Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Wiki Biography: An accomplished theatre actor, Mr. Bennett appeared on the British stage for fifteen years before moving to Canada in 1986. During this time, he starred in "The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole" at the Wyndhams Theatre in London's West End. He also performed in "Ghosts", "Private Lives" and "Rookery Nook" at such theaters as the Haymarket Theatre in Leicester, the Crucible Theatre, the Bristol Old Vic and the King's Head Theatre Club, as well as many seasons on the stages of Canterbury, Newcastle, Nottingham, Plymouth, Manchester, Liverpool and Sheffield in England. From 1992-1996, he starred as the powerful and seductive "Lucien LaCroix" in the Gemini-nominated television series, "Forever Knight" (1989). In 1995, he received the prestigious Gemini Award for his role in the series, and it was on this show where he made his directorial debut. His feature film work includes co-starring with Gene Hackman in Narrow Margin (1990), The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick (1988), a poignant drama that was voted Best New Film at both the Toronto Festival of Festivals and the Vancouver International Film Festival in 1988, Legends of the Fall (1994) starring Brad Pitt, Murder at 1600 (1997) starring Wesley Snipes, Top of the Food Chain (1999), a science fiction feature that premiered at the 1998 Toronto Film Festival and The Skulls (2000) starring Craig T. Nelson.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Super Dave 1987 Comedy
Forever Knight Lacroix 1992 - 1996 Crime
Taking the Falls 1995
Beach Girls Sam Emerson 2005 Drama
The State Within Charles Macintyre 2006 Drama
The Border Andrew Mannering 2008 Action
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Phase IV 1974
The Border Andrew Mannering 1982 Comedy
The Ninja Mission 1984
Narrow Margin 1990 0, Game Show
The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick 1990 Comedy, Drama, Music
Back in Action Kasajian 1994 Action, Adventure, Drama
Soft Deceit Ed McCullough 1995 Action, Drama, Thriller
Harrison Bergeron 1995 Sci Fi
Murder at 1600 1997 0, 0, Game Show
All I Wanna Do Harvey Sawyer 1998
Sanctuary Sen. Stephen Macguire 1998 Action
Free Fall Donald Caldwell 1999 Action, Drama
Code Name Phoenix 2000 Action, Crime, Sci Fi
Top of the Food Chain Michel O'Shea 2000 Comedy, Horror
The Skulls 2000 Action, Crime, Drama
Rats and Rabbits Rocco 2000
Anne of Green Gables: The Continuing Story 2000 Drama, Family, Romance
Phase IV Sen. Richard Karnes 2002 Action, Drama, Thriller
The Scream Team 2002 Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Cypher 2003 Mystery, Sci Fi, Thriller
Martha, Inc.: The Story of Martha Stewart 2003 Drama
Post impact Col. Preston Waters 2004 Sport
The Hunt for the BTK Killer 2005 Crime, Drama
A Bug and a Bag of Weed 2006
Just Buried Chief Knickle 2007 0
Eternal Kiss Dr. Polidori 2010 Horror
The Corridor Lee Shephard 2012 Horror, Thriller