Benton Jennings Biography ((?)-)

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Actor, historical consultant, fight director

Famous Works

  • Film Appearances
  • Gordon C. Jennings, Alamo: The Price of Freedom, MacGillivray Freeman Films, 1998
  • Toby Gilmore, Highway to Hell, Raedon, 1990
  • Nathan Jackson, Macon County War, 1990
  • Governor Boggs, Legacy, 1990
  • Colonel William B. Travis, Travis (also known as The Cost of Freedom), Grace Productions Corp., 1991
  • Agent West, Steele's Law, Academy Entertainment, 1991
  • Scottish officer, The Last of the Mohicans, Twentieth Century-Fox,1992
  • Chef, Winning London, Warner Home Video, 2001
  • Doctor Bum--the Messenger of the Gods, Shoo Fly, 2001
  • Herman Perkins, Sisyphus Rocks, 2001
  • Comic cowboy, Our Country (also known as Music Country), Giant Screen Films, 2002
  • Butler, Temptation, 2003
  • Maitre'd, Mr. and Mrs. Smith, Twentieth Century-Fox, 2004
  • Also appeared in Showtime; Zombie Rights (short film); Pollinator; The Red Room.
  • Film Work
  • Historical liaison and re-enactor, The Last of the Mohicans, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1992
  • Television Appearances
  • Miniseries
  • Colonel Robert Dale, The American Frontier: Decisive Battles (documentary), History Channel, 2000
  • Movies
  • Gunfighter, All American Cowboy, 1985
  • Oil man, Dallas: The Early Years, CBS, 1986
  • Mr. Macvey, The Last Dance, CBS, 2000
  • Dan Charles, Mary Christmas, PAX, 2002
  • Pilots
  • Appeared in America to the Max.
  • Specials
  • Appeared in The Life in Your Hands, PBS.
  • Episodic
  • Concerned citizen, "Animal Pragmatism," Charmed, The WB, 2000
  • Lance Persky, "Tsuris," Profiler, NBC, 2000
  • Tony, "Kodak Moment," City Guys, NBC, 2000
  • Mister Mesmer, "Olympius Unbound," Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue, Fox, 2000
  • Commissioner Kluft, "Family Values," Family Law, CBS, 2000
  • Bill, "Bananas: Part 2," The Drew Carey Show, ABC, 2001
  • College dean Dr. Chance, "Setting Precedents," Arli$$, HBO, 2001
  • Worthington, "Relief," Strong Medicine, Lifetime, 2001
  • Tony, "And Then There Were None," City Guys, NBC, 2001
  • Adolph Hitler, Passions, NBC, 2002
  • Jury foreman, "12 Happy Grandmothers," A.U.S.A., NBC, 2003
  • Man, "All about Evil," I'm with Her, ABC, 2003
  • Bailiff, "A Merry Little Christmas," JAG, CBS, 2003
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live, ABC, 2004
  • Also appeared as District Attorney Kitchen, "Little Pink Nails," Arrest & Trial, syndicated; FBI Agent Ron Iden, "Johnny Chen," Arrest & Trial, syndicated; comic host, Welcome to Scarborough Faire,CBS; When Dreams Come True, ABC.
  • Television Work
  • Miniseries
  • Historical consultant, The American Frontier: Decisive Battles (documentary), History Channel, 2000
  • Stage Appearances
  • Mr. Hubble, Lamplight Christmas Tours, Heritage Square, Los Angeles, 1998-2002
  • Good Spanky!, Los Angeles, 2004
  • Also appeared in The Bride of Spanky-Stein, Casita Del Campo Restaurant, Silverlake, CA; Reel Improv, Los Angeles; Richard III; The Odd Couple; Tonight at 8:30; as title role, Richard II, London; Mortimer, The Fantasticks, El Portal Theatre Centre, Los Angeles; Mortimer, The Fantasticks, MET2, San Diego, CA; Charles, Blithe Spirit; Richard, Don't Dress for Dinner; Peter, No Sex Please We're British; Doc Burch, The Death & Life of Sneaky Fitch;Mercutio, Romeo and Juliet; title role, Macbeth; title role, Sherlock Holmes; title role, Robin Hood; Sinclair the Butler, A Trifle Dead; Demetrius, A Midsummer Night's Dream; Casca, Julius Caesar; Tranio, The Taming of the Shrew; Humphrey, The Lady's Not for Burning; David/King Edward VIII, Crown Matrimonial; Long John Silver, Treasure Island; Player King and Bernando, Hamlet; Angelo, Comedy of Errors; Deaf Mute, The Madwoman of Chaillot; Gardner, Butley; William/Forrester, As You Like It; multiple roles, Moby Dick Rehearsed; Snowball and Benjamin, Animal Farm (staged reading); comedian, Once upon a Vaudeville; comedian, Once upon Burlesque; multiple roles, Oh! What a Lovely War; Sam Harris, George M!; King Midas, King Midas & the Golden Touch; The Duke, Huckleberry Finn; Muff Potter, Tom Sawyer; Andrew Jackson, Davy Crockett; Mad Hatter, Alice in Wonderland; Gryphon, Alice in Wonderland; Brer Wolf, Brer Rabbit; Owl, Winnie the Pooh; Rabbit, Winnie the Pooh; King Neptune, The Little Mermaid; The King, The Princess & the Pea; The King, Sleeping Beauty; Huntsman, Snow White & The Seven Dwarves; Santa, The Frontier Santa; Cowardly Lion, The Wizard of Oz; Scarecrow, The Wizard of Oz; Stafford Blackman--the villain, No! No! A Million Times No!; Jacques Roux, Marat/Sade; Uncle Barnaby--the villain, Babesin Toyland; Yeoman Quayle, South Pacific; Chief Inspector Foot, After Magritte; Joe, All My Sons; Gonzalo, The Tempest; Baltus van Tassel--the father, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow; The Ugly Stepmother, Cinderella; Jan Knol, The Spanish Brabanter; Cochetto,The Impresario.
  • Major Tours
  • The Gunfighters, 1975-
  • Also appeared in Annie Get Your Gun; A Christmas Carol.
  • Stage Fight Director
  • Worked in Macbeth; Romeo and Juliet; I Hate Hamlet;A House with Two Doors Is Difficult to Guard; City of Angels; Robin Hood.
  • Music Videos
  • Appeared in "Still Fighting It" by Ben Folds; "Country Rap Tunes" by TowDowns.

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