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Paul Benedict

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Paul Benedict (September 17, 1938 – December 1, 2008) was an American actor who made numerous appearances in television and movies beginning in the 1960s. He was known for his roles as The Number Painter on the popular PBS children's show Sesame Street, and as the quirky English neighbor "Harry Bentley" on the CBS sitcom The Jeffersons. Often mistakenly credited as Charlie Bucket's school teacher (the uncredited role of Mr. Turkentine), in the cult classic Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, who was actually played by David Battley . Description above from the Wikipedia article Paul Benedict, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Sep 17, 1938 In Silver City, New Mexico, United States
Movie/TV Credits:
42
First Appeared:
In the movie The Double-Barrelled Detective Story 1965-12-31
Latest Project:
Movie Side by Each 2008-01-01
Known For
Poster of Taking Off
Poster of The Double-Barrelled Detective Story

Paul Benedict Movies Filmography

Movie
Side by Each
2008-01-01
Movie
After the Sunset
Night Shift Guard 2004-11-12
Movie
A Mighty Wind
Martin Berg 2003-04-16
Movie
Isn't She Great
Prof. Brainiac 2000-01-28
Movie
A Fish in the Bathtub
Milo 1999-03-01
Movie
The Devil's Advocate
Walter Krasna (uncredited) 1997-10-17
Movie
Waiting for Guffman
Roy Loomis 1996-08-21
Movie
Guns & Lipstick
Mickey 1995-08-27
Movie
Attack of the 50 Ft. Woman
Dr. Victor Loeb 1993-12-11
Movie
Sex, Shock & Censorship in the 90's
Malcolm Maltved 1993-09-09
Movie
The Return of Spinal Tap
Hotel Concierge (uncredited) 1992-12-31
Movie
The Addams Family
Judge Womack 1991-11-22
Movie
The Freshman
Arthur Fleeber 1990-07-20
Movie
Sibling Rivalry
Dr. Plotner 1990-10-26
Series
Seinfeld
Unknown 1989-07-05
Movie
Babycakes
Magleby 1989-02-14
Movie
The Chair
Warden Edward Dwyer 1988-10-08
Movie
Cocktail
Finance Teacher 1988-07-29
Movie
Arthur 2: On the Rocks
Fairchild 1988-07-08
Movie
Moonstruck
Diner 1987-12-16
Series
The Twilight Zone
Unknown 1985-09-27
Movie
The Lonely Guy
Dr. Zook (uncredited / voice) 1984-01-27
Series
Murder, She Wrote
Unknown 1984-09-30
Movie
This Is Spinal Tap
Tucker 'Smitty' Brown 1984-05-04
Movie
The Man with Two Brains
Butler 1983-06-10
Series
The Blue and the Gray
Arbuthnot 1982-11-14
Movie
Desperate Moves
Cosmo 1981-01-01
Movie
The Goodbye Girl
Mark 1977-11-27
Movie
Mandingo
Brownlee 1975-06-06
Movie
Hustling
Lester Traube 1975-02-22
Series
The Jeffersons
Harry Bentley 1975-01-18
Movie
The Front Page
Plunkett 1974-12-01
Series
Kojak
Unknown 1973-10-24
Movie
Up the Sandbox
Dr. Beineke 1972-12-21
Movie
Jeremiah Johnson
Reverend Lindquist 1972-09-10
Movie
Deadhead Miles
Hitchhiker 1972-08-08
Movie
The Gang That Couldn't Shoot Straight
Shots O'Toole 1971-12-22
Movie
They Might Be Giants
Chestnut Man 1971-06-09
Movie
Taking Off
Ben Lockston 1971-05-17
Movie
Cold Turkey
Zen Buddhist 1971-02-19
Series
All in the Family
Unknown 1971-01-12
Movie
The Double-Barrelled Detective Story
Wells Fargo Ferguson 1965-12-31