|Born||November 19, 1949 |
Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
|Other name(s)||Nigel Bennet|
Nigel Bennett is an English actor/director/writer who has been based in Canada since 1986. Events 1095 - The Council of Clermont, called by Pope Urban II to discuss sending the First Crusade to the Holy Land Year 1949 ( MCMXLIX) was a Common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. Staffordshire (abbreviated Staffs) is a landlocked county in the West Midlands region of England. England is a Country which is part of the United Kingdom. Its inhabitants account for more than 83% of the total UK population whilst its mainland England is a Country which is part of the United Kingdom. Its inhabitants account for more than 83% of the total UK population whilst its mainland An actor, actress, player or thespian (see terminology) is a person who Acts in a Dramatic production and who works A television director directs the activities involved in making a Television Episode. A writer is anyone who creates a written work although the word usually designates those who write creatively or professionally as well as those who have written in many different forms Country to "Dominion of Canada" or "Canadian Federation" or anything else please read the Talk Page Year 1986 ( MCMLXXXVI) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar) He is best known for playing the vampire patriarch Lucien LaCroix in the TV series Forever Knight, for which he won the Canadian Gemini Award for best supporting actor in a dramatic series. Vampires are mythological or folkloric revenants who subsist by feeding on the blood of the living Forever Knight is a Canadian - German - American Television series about Nick Knight an 800-year-old Vampire working The Gemini Awards are annual television broadcasting industry Awards in Canada.
Bennett has also been in a number of major films such as Murder at 1600 and The Skulls, and many, many other TV series. Murder at 1600 is a 1997 Film thriller starring Wesley Snipes, Diane Lane, Dennis Miller, Ronny Cox He had recurring roles in Kung Fu: The Legend Continues and LEXX. Kung Fu The Legend Continues was a spin off to the 1972-1975 television series Kung Fu. Lexx is a science fantasy television series that follows the adventures of a group of mismatched individuals aboard the organic space craft Lexx. He was also the star of many Oatmeal Crisp commercials in the 1990s.
Teaming up with writer P. N. Elrod, Bennett co-authored a series of acclaimed "James Bond with fangs" vampire adventure novels. Patricia Nead Elrod is an American Fantasy writer specializing in novels about Vampires Her work falls into areas of fantasy and (in some cases mystery So far they have written Keeper of the King, His Father's Son, and Siege Perilous for Baen Books. He also contributed to "Dracula's London," a collection edited by Elrod for Ace Science Fiction.
In 2006, he appeared in the Ken Finkleman miniseries At The Hotel, for which he was nominated for a Gemini Award. Ken Finkleman (born 1946 in Winnipeg Manitoba) is a Canadian television and film writer, producer and Actor. At the Hotel is a Canadian Drama - Comedy - musical Mini-series concerning the goings-on at an illustrious Montreal The Gemini Awards are annual television broadcasting industry Awards in Canada.
Bennett keeps himself busy with additional film and TV roles, stage work, convention and charity appearances. He was the artistic director of the world-renown Atlantic Theatre Festival in Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada, from 2006–2007. The Atlantic Theatre Festival (ATF is a professional theatre company located in Wolfville Nova Scotia, Canada.
He has four children. His first, Matthew is married with children and lives in Nigel's home country, England. The second, Michael, is currently attending King's College in Halifax, Canada. The University of King's College is a post-secondary institution in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Metropolitan Halifax (2006 pop 282924) often referred to as Metro Halifax, or inaccurately Halifax, is the urban part of the Halifax Regional Municipality Country to "Dominion of Canada" or "Canadian Federation" or anything else please read the Talk Page Sam Bennett is attending high school in Toronto and Hannah, his daughter lives with her mother and Nigel in Nova Scotia.