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Dick Bentley (I) (1907–1995)

A stalwart from the great days of radio comedy, actor Dick Bentley is best remembered as the gormless Ron in the Denis Norden and Frank Muir's fifties series Take It From Here. Bentley was born in Australia and during his teens played the saxophone in local dance bands. He came to Britain in 1939 and appeared briefly in the BBC radio series You've ... See full bio »


(age 88) in London, England, UK

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The Sundowners
The Sundowners Shearer
Tamahine Storekeeper
Barry McKenzie Holds His Own
Barry McKenzie Holds His Own Colin 'The Frog' Lucas


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 1978 Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (TV Series)
- Learning to Fly (1978) ... Grandad
- Australia House (1978) ... Grandad
- Men as Women (1978) ... Grandad
 1974 Barry McKenzie Holds His Own
Colin 'The Frog' Lucas
 1971 The More We Are Together (TV Series)
Paul Prentice
- Crumpet Voluntary (1971) ... Paul Prentice
 1970 Never Mind the Quality, Feel the Width (TV Series)
Mr. Harrison
- New Worlds for Old (1970) ... Mr. Harrison
 1970 My Partner the Ghost (TV Series)
 1970 Barry Humphries' Scandals (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1970)
- Episode #1.3 (1970)
 1968 The Jazz Age (TV Series)
Hen Kaye
- Tip-Toes (1968) ... Hen Kaye
 1967 Sanctuary (TV Series)
- Cheapest Tailor in London. The (1967) ... Shloime
 1967 Mr. Aitch (TV Series)
 1964 The Saint (TV Series)
Charley O'Shea
- The Loving Brothers (1964) ... Charley O'Shea
 1963 Tamahine
 1962 The Girl on the Boat
American (uncredited)
 1962 In the Doghouse
Mr. Peddle
 1962 The Golden Rabbit
Insp. Jackson
 1961 Double Bunk
Ron (voice, uncredited)
 1960 The Sundowners
 1959 Desert Mice
Gavin O'Toole
 1957 Jack Hylton's Monday Show (TV Series)
- Hotel Riviera (1957)
 1954 And So to Bentley (TV Series)
Various Roles
- Episode #1.6 (1954) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.5 (1954) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.4 (1954) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.3 (1954) ... Various Roles
- Episode #1.2 (1954) ... Various Roles
 1949 Cabaret Cruise (TV Series)
 1948 New to You (TV Movie)
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Dick was the original voice of Ron in "The Glums"

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