Harold Kasket

Harold Kasket (26 July 1926 – 20 January 2002) was an English actor in theatre, films and later TV from the 1940s.[3] Kasket usually played Arabs or mainland European types in many films and TV programmes such as Maigret, The Saint, Danger Man, Z-Cars, Department S and The Tomorrow People.[4][1]

Harold Kasket
Actor Harold Kasket.jpg
in Moulin Rouge (1952)
Born(1926-07-26)26 July 1926
Died20 January 2002(2002-01-20) (aged 75)
Years active1948-1989

His theatre work included appearances with Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh on Broadway in Caesar and Cleopatra in 1951; and playing Uncle Ben opposite Warren Mitchell at the National Theatre in Death of a Salesman in 1979.[5][6][7]

His last role was in the TV mini series War and Remembrance (1988).

He died in his native London.[3]

Selected filmographyEdit


  1. ^ a b "Harold Kasket". TV.com. CBS Interactive.
  2. ^ http://search.findmypast.co.uk/results/world-records/england-and-wales-deaths-1837-2007?firstname=harold&lastname=kasket
  3. ^ a b "Harold Kasket". BFI.
  4. ^ Sandra Brennan. "Harold Kasket - Biography, Movie Highlights and Photos - AllMovie". AllMovie.
  5. ^ "Billboard". 29 December 1951.
  6. ^ "Death of a Salesman". National Theatre Prints. Archived from the original on 26 April 2016. Retrieved 13 April 2016.
  7. ^ "Harold Kasket".

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