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Vivienne Bennett (1905–1978)

Vivienne Bennett was born on July 29, 1905 in Poole, Dorset, England as Vivienne Dorothy Bennett. She was an actress, known for Edward II (1947), The Mollusc (1952) and The House in Paris (1959). She was married to Godfrey Kenton. She died on November 11, 1978 in Surrey, England. See full bio »


(age 73) in Surrey, England, UK

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Known For

Edward II
Edward II Queen Isabella
The Mollusc
The Mollusc Mrs. Baxter
The House in Paris
The House in Paris Madame Fisher
The Mollusc
The Mollusc Mrs. Baxter


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 1973 Love Story (TV Series)
Mrs. Jessop
- Forsaking All Others (1973) ... Mrs. Jessop
 1970 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Miss Barnett
- Haven of Rest (1970) ... Miss Barnett
 1969 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Mrs. White
- Breaking Point (1969) ... Mrs. White
 1966 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Mrs. Hibble
- A Cheery Soul (1966) ... Mrs. Hibble
 1965 Gaslight Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Ragg / Mrs. Kilmarnock
- Sweeney Todd or, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street (1965) ... Mrs. Ragg / Mrs. Kilmarnock
 1965 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Queen Elizabeth I
- The Executioners (1965) ... Queen Elizabeth I
 1965 Story Parade (TV Series)
Miss Hinton
- The Campaign (1965) ... Miss Hinton
 1963 Maupassant (TV Series)
Aunt Charlotte
- The Inheritance (1963) ... Aunt Charlotte
 1963 The Plane Makers (TV Series)
Mrs. Cotter
- The Short Run (1963) ... Mrs. Cotter
 1961 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mrs. Brayling
- Negative Evidence (1961) ... Mrs. Brayling
 1959 Devil's Bait
Mrs. Graham (uncredited)
 1959 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Gladys Smith
- A Genuine Sale of Murder (1959) ... Gladys Smith
 1959 The House in Paris (TV Movie)
Madame Fisher
 1952 The Mollusc (TV Movie)
Mrs. Baxter
 1950 The World of Light (TV Movie)
Enid Deckle
 1949 The Mollusc (TV Movie)
Mrs. Baxter
 1947 Edward II (TV Movie)
Queen Isabella
 1946 As You Like It (TV Movie)
 1938 Almost a Honeymoon
Rita Brent
 1937 Night Must Fall (TV Short)

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She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "The Taming of the Shrew," in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Alec Clunes in the cast. Komisarjevsky was director and designer. See more »


5' 4½" (1.64 m)

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