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Thane Bettany (1929–2015)

Thane Bettany was born on May 28, 1929 in Miri, Sarawak, East Malaysia as Howard William Hardcastle Bettany. He was an actor, known for ffolkes (1980), Hamlet (1961) and The Talisman (1980). He was married to Anne Kettle. He died in 2015 in Cupar, Fife, Scotland. See full bio »


(age 85) in Cupar, Fife, Scotland, UK

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ffolkes Heyerdal
Hamlet Rosencrantz
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 1985 Maelstrom (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Tovan
- In Possession (1985) ... Mr. Tovan
 1980-1981 The Talisman (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.9 (1981) ... Theodoric
- Episode #1.7 (1981) ... Theodoric
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Theodoric
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... Theodoric
 1980 Doctor Who (TV Series)
- State of Decay: Part Four (1980) ... Tarak
- State of Decay: Part Three (1980) ... Tarak
- State of Decay: Part Two (1980) ... Tarak
- State of Decay: Part One (1980) ... Tarak
 1980 ffolkes
 1963 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
- An Eye on the Kings (1963) ... Operator
 1961 Hamlet (TV Series)
- Hamlet: Part 4 (1961) ... Rosencrantz
- Hamlet: Part 3 (1961) ... Rosencrantz
- Hamlet: Part 2 (1961) ... Rosencrantz
 1955-1956 The Granville Melodramas (TV Series)
Police Officer / Gentleman / Andrew / ...
- The Poor of New York or Wall Street Panics (1956) ... Police Officer / Gentleman
- East Lynne (1956) ... Police Officer
- Puss in Boots (1955) ... Robin
- The Drunkard: Or the Fallen Saved (1955) ... Bank messenger
 1953 Love from Judy (TV Movie)

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His theatre credits include: a French herald in "King John" by William Shakespeare , directed by Douglas Seale (1957, Shakespeare Memorial Theatre, Stratford-upon-Avon, UK) See more »


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Son-in-law of Olga Gwynne and Lesley Kettle. See more »

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