Richard Bennett

May 21, 1872


Broadway luminary Richard Bennett made his first acting appearance in an 1891 Chicago production of The Limited Mail. Later that year, he made his New York bow appearing in the same play. With his classically chiseled features and athletic build, Bennett rapidly achieved "matinee idol" status, continuing to portray virile leading men into his fifties.… More


Richard Bennett Videos

The Magnificent Ambersons
2 minutes 4 seconds
The Tell-Tale Heart
2 minutes 49 seconds
Richard III
29 seconds

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