Mark Benton stars in Village Idiot at the Theatre Royal Stratford East.
Mark Benton is a well-known and much-loved British TV, film and stage actor.
Mark Benton’s theatre credits include Glengarry Glen Ross (National Tour), As You Like It, Invisible Friends, Accidental Death and Devil’s Disciple all at the National Theatre, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels and Hairspray on UK Tour, Hobson’s Choice at Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, Railway Children at Waterloo Station, The Wind in the Willows for Northern Stage, As You Like It for Cheek by Jowl on World Tour, Richard III for the RSC, End of the Food Chain at the Stephen Joseph Theatre, c*ckand Bull at Riverside Studios, Hurly Burly at the Old Vic, The Front Page at The Donmar Warehouse, Kosher Harry at the Royal Court, Comedians at the Lyric Hammersmith and A Day in the Death of Joe Egg at Nottingham Playhouse.
His many television credits include Christmas Carole, Grantchester, Big Tree City, The Nevers, The Syndicate, Torvill and Dean, Shakespeare and Hathaway, Midsomer Murders, Ratburger, The Halcyon, Outnumbered Christmas Special, Drunk History, The Tracey Ullman Show, Damned, Inside No. 9, Summer Here, Father Brown, Strictly Come Dancing, Psychobitches, The Job Lot, White Van Man, George Gently, Waterloo Road, Land Girls, The Fixe, Silent Witness, Coming Up – ‘I Don’t Care’, Hustle, Desperate Romantics, Britannia High, Personal Affairs, Blue Murder, City Lights, Most Sincerely, Clash of the Santas, Soapington, The Street II, I’m With Stupid, Northern Lights, If I Had you, Booze Cruise, Afterlife, Inspector Lynley, Planespotting, Doctor Who, Early Doors, Quite Ugly One Morning, Christmas Lights, Catterick, Born and Bred, Clocking Off, Second Coming, Murphy’s Law, Out Of Control, Crime and Punishment, Preston Front, Micawber, Anderson, Eureka Street, Nature Boy, Gimme Gimme Gimme, Letting Go, Ballykisangel, Randall & Hopkirk Deceased, This is Personal, Barbara, The Jump, The Governor, Finney and Panto!
Mark’s film credits include Cyrano, The Medusa, Danny and the Human Zoo, Eddie the Eagle, Career Girls, Sea Change, Topsy Turvy, The Lost Son, Never Better, Morality Play, Mister In-Between, Redemption Road, Lighthouse Hill, Breaking and Entering, Flick, Condementia, Beyond the Pole and Imanginarium of Dr Parnassus.
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