Alan Bennett

Alan Bennett

Highest Rated: 100% Dreamchild (1985)

Lowest Rated: 11% In Love and War (1996)

Birthday: May 9, 1934

Birthplace: Not Available

Alan Bennett is a distinguished British screenwriter, playwright and occasionally an actor. In the latter capacity, Bennett is best known as one of the "Beyond the Fringe" comedy troupe, where he was the most unobtrusive member of the lively group that included Dudley Moore, Peter Cook, and Jonathan Miller. He also wrote for the show. Bennet is the son of a Yorkshire butcher. As a young man he won a scholarship to Oxford. As a writer, Bennett is highly regarded for his ability to create detailed, memorable character sketches of complicated men. His work has appeared on stage, screen, and television. Among his better known films is his in-depth portrait of the notorious spy Guy Burgess, An Englishman Abroad (1983).

Highest Rated Movies



89% The Lady In The Van Alan Bennett Screenwriter 2015
No Score Yet National Theatre Live: People, Encore Screenwriter 2013
No Score Yet National Theatre Live: People Screenwriter 2013
No Score Yet National Theatre Live: The Habit Of Art Screenwriter 2013
No Score Yet Julie Walters and Friends Actor 2011
66% The History Boys Screenwriter $2.6M 2006
No Score Yet Beyond the Fringe Screenwriter Actor 2005
No Score Yet The Young Visiters Narrator 2003
No Score Yet The Importance of Being Morrissey Actor 2002
61% The Land Girls Himself 1998
No Score Yet A Dance to the Music of Time Actor 1997
No Score Yet The Willows in Winter Actor 1996
11% In Love and War porter 1996
No Score Yet The Wind in the Willows Mole 1995
93% The Madness of King George 2nd MP Screenwriter 1994
No Score Yet Fortunes of War Actor 1994
No Score Yet Little Dorrit (Nobody's Fault) (Little Dorrit's Story) The Bishop 1988
94% Prick Up Your Ears Screenwriter 1987
100% Dreamchild Mock Turtle 1985
88% A Private Function Screenwriter 1985
82% Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi Ewok 1983
No Score Yet The Merry Wives of Windsor Justice Shallow 1982
89% The Secret Policeman's Other Ball Actor 1982
No Score Yet Alice In Wonderland Mouse 1966


No Score Yet Masterpiece
Performer Screenwriter 2004
No Score Yet Ashenden
Grantly Caypor 1992
No Score Yet Talking Heads
Creator Director Screenwriter


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