Hywel Bennett

Apr 8, 1944


Yes, it's true that Welsh actor Hywel Bennett, a bonafide male, made his London stage debut as Ophelia in Hamlet. It's important to note, however, that the production was staged by the Youth Theatre, that it was traditional for men to play female roles in Shakespeare's time, and that, at 15, Bennett's voice hadn't broken yet. Thereafter, he trafficked… More


Hywel Bennett Videos

Endless Night
1 minutes 32 seconds
Mary, Mother Of Jesus
2 minutes 29 seconds
Deadly Advice
2 minutes 57 seconds
3 minutes 10 seconds

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