John Bennett

  1. Michael Gothard, Lifeforce, 1984.    
  2. Frank Finlay, Lifeforce, 1984.  
  3. Philip Madoc, Doctor Who #84: The Brain of Morbius, TV, 1976.         Due to the Fransteinish element, director Christopher Barry tried to interest horror icons Peter Cushing, Christopher Lee,Vincent Price and outsider Freddie Jones in the mad scientist Solon constructing a body from spares on the planet Karn. Next? Bennett and Madoc. Anti sex/violence campaigner Mary Whitehouse said the four-parter was “the sickest and most horrific material seen on children’s television.” Up to 10.2 million viewers disagreed. Plus Doc4 Tom Baker.

 Birth year: 1928Death year: 2005Other name: Casting Calls:  3