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Alan Bennett (1934-), Playwright

Sitter in 24 portraits
Dramatist and actor; from Beyond the Fringe (Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh, 1960), he progressed to notable successes on stage, screen and radio. Among the highlights are the plays A Question of Attribution (1988), The Madness of George III (1991, adapted for screen 1995) and the television plays, Talking Heads (1988), as well as more recently The Lady in the Van and an autobiography Telling Tales (both 2000). He has also memorably recorded A. A. Milne's Winnie the Pooh stories for radio.

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Alan Bennett

by Barry Wood
colour print, circa 1993
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Alan Bennett

by Barry Wood
colour print, circa 1993
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Alan Bennett; Tom Wood

by Barry Wood
colour print, circa 1993
NPG x45811

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Alan Bennett; Tom Wood

by Barry Wood
contact sheet, circa 1993
NPG x45935

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