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Martin Benson

9 August 1918 to 28 February 2010

A British character actor, Benson was in demand for all kinds of diverse and exotic characters. These include the vizier Kralahome in The King & I (1956), Mordekai in Exodus (1960), Ramos in Cleopatra (1963), doomed gangster Solo in Goldfinger (1964) and Maurice in A Shot In The Dark (1964).

- Read Martin Benson's Times Obituary