Ian Hendry

Ian Hendry ( born January 13, 1931 in Ipswich, England as Ian Hendry Mackendrick; † 24 December 1984 in London, England ) was a British actor.

Life and career

After attending the Central School of Speech and Drama in London Hendry began his career in 1960 as Dr. Geoffrey Brent in the TV series Police Surgeon. Right after that he played in the first season of the spy series The Avengers and melon ( The Avengers ) Dr. David Keel. However, after only one season, he left the series in order to devote more to the movie. Again, he often put doctors and policemen dar. but Hendry appeared repeatedly in TV series as a guest star on, as in secret mission for John Drake ( Danger Man ), Simon Templar ( The Saint ), Two ( The Persuaders ), Kein Pardon the Protectors ( the Protectors ), the Avengers and melon (The New Avengers ) or Van der Valk.

Among his best known films include Children of the Damned (1964 ), Disgust ( 1965) by Roman Polanski, A bunch of great dogs ( 1965) by Sidney Lumet with Sean Connery, accident in space (1969 ), the onset of the 28 (1970), Jack settles (1971 ) with Michael Caine, Theatre of Horror (1973 ), Captain Kronos: Vampire hunter ( 1974) and Occupation: reporter by director Michelangelo Antonioni.

Ian Hendry was married from 1963 to 1971 to actress Janet Munro. He died in 1984 on Christmas Eve at a stomach hemorrhage.


Filmography (selection)