Jill Bennett

Actor
Upper-crust beauty who established herself on the British stage and made her film debut in "Moulin Rouge" (1952). Bennett appeared in several plays written by her then-husband John Osborne, including "A Patriot for Me," ... Read more »
Born: 12/24/1931 in Penang, Straits Settlements,

Filmography

Actor (18)

The Sheltering Sky 1990 (Movie)

Mrs Lyle (Actor)

Hawks 1989 (Movie)

Vivian Bancroft (Actor)

Lady Jane 1986 (Movie)

Mrs Ellen (Actor)

Britannia Hospital 1983 (Movie)

Macmillan (Actor)

The Aerodrome 1982 (Movie)

Eustasia (Actor)

For Your Eyes Only 1981 (Movie)

Brink (Actor)

Country 1980 (Movie)

Alice Carlion (Actor)

Full Circle 1976 (Movie)

Lily (Actor)

Mr. Quilp 1975 (Movie)

Sally Brass (Actor)

Julius Caesar 1971 (Movie)

Calpurnia (Actor)

I Want What I Want 1970 (Movie)

Margaret (Actor)

Inadmissible Evidence 1968 (Movie)

Liz Eaves (Actor)

The Charge of the Light Brigade 1968 (Movie)

Mrs Duberly (Actor)

The Skull 1964 (Movie)

Wife (Actor)

The Criminal 1962 (Movie)

Maggie (Actor)

Lust For Life 1956 (Movie)

Willemien (Actor)

Hell Below Zero 1954 (Movie)

Gerda Peterson (Actor)

Paradise Postponed (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Upper-crust beauty who established herself on the British stage and made her film debut in "Moulin Rouge" (1952). Bennett appeared in several plays written by her then-husband John Osborne, including "A Patriot for Me," "Watch It Come Down" and "Time Present," for which she won the London <i>Evening Standard</i> Award and Variety Club of Britain awards.

Relationships

Father

Willis Hall

Husband
divorced

John Osborne Actor

Husband

John Osborne

Husband
married in April 1968 divorced in 1977 Osborne's fourth marriage

EDUCATION

Godalming School

Godalming, Surrey

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art

London, England

Amersham Repertory

Milestones

1990

Last film role in "The Sheltering Sky"

1952

Film acting debut in "Moulin Rouge"

1950

London stage debut in "Captain Carvallo" (directed by Laurence Olivier)

1949

Professional stage debut at Stratford-on-Avon

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