Peter John Dennis

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Date of Birth: 10/25/1933

Age: 75

Place of birth: Dorking

Citizenship: United Kingdom


Peter Dennis - the famous English actor of theater, cinema and television, as well as the actor voicing, the owner of the Screen Actors Guild Award and a Theater Award `Drama-Logue Award`. Extensive career Dennis covers both sides of the Atlantic, starting with the cult British television series 60-ies and ending with `Mstiteli` received` `On Oskara` comedy obochine` 2004. Dennis is best known for its formulation based on works by AA Milne about Winnie the Pooh, which is a one-man show.

Peter Dennis born October 25, 1933 in English Dorking, Surrey. His father, Michael Henry Dennis, was a mechanical engineer, and his mother, Violetta Francis Lockwood, a housewife. Peter had two brothers, Michael and David, and sister Dorothy. At first, Peter studied at the Catholic school, then to 14 years, trained in a London school. Young Peter was going to become an accountant and inspector, and spent 4 years learning the wisdom of this craft. He has worked at the company `TS Appleton & Son Ltd.`, when he was called to serve in the army.

Peter Dennis served as a sergeant in Nigeria from January 1952 to March 1958 the first in the buildings, responsible for providing ammunition and transport the Army. His responsibilities included drill and weapons training, stenography, and he was the personal assistant of General Kenneth Eksema, Chief of the royal troops in Nigeria.

Demobilized, Dennis worked as a personal assistant to Harry Arkle, European Manager of the Canadian Pacific Railway, and Bill Nicola, deputy chairman of the Birmingham company `Keen & Nettlefolds`.

In 29 years, Dennis got his first role in a play by John Osborne`s Look Back in `gneve` staged at the theater in Birmingham, and was so captured by the theater, that the next day retired. That same autumn he entered the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts and graduated from it two years later, in 1965.

After graduating from the Academy, Peter returned to the Birmingham theater and has played many leading roles. Also, Dennis worked at the Liverpool Theatre and London`s West End. Having achieved critical acclaim on the stage, Peter appeared on British television. The highlight of his early television career, of course, was the series` Mstiteli` two spies, the output from 1961 to 1969 and became a classic TV show. October 14, 1976 at the Cambridge Theatre premiere soloperformance Dennis, timed to the 50th anniversary edition of `Winnie Puha`. It consisted of selected passages of the book and was very popular. After 10 years, it took the American mono-premiere, award-winning `Drama-Logue Award` and Los Angeles theatrical prize` LA Theater Award`.

Dennis Career in the American TV included a huge number of popular serials, including Druzya` `` She wrote ubiystvo`, `Melrose Pleys`` Star Trek` and others.

Peter Dennis died on April 18, 2009 at the age of 75 years.

Author: Elena Murzina

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