Joseph A. Bennett

Joseph A. Bennett (28 March 1968 – 15 April 2015) was an English television, film, and theatre actor.

Joseph Bennett
Joseph A. Bennett

(1968-03-28)28 March 1968
Died15 April 2015(2015-04-15) (aged 47)
Cause of deathSuicide by hanging
Years active1991–2015
(m. 2002)

Early life and educationEdit

Bennett was born in London, England in 1968. He trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London.


He was one of two actors (the other being Douglas Henshall) who portrayed T.E. Lawrence in The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles. He was also in various other TV shows and films, including The Bill, Boon and Howards End.

Personal lifeEdit

He was married to the actress Julie Graham from 2002. Bennett reportedly hanged himself in Richmond Park in April 2015. He was 47.[1][2]



Year Title Role Notes
1992 Howards End Paul Wilcox
Just like a Woman Jocelyn
1993 Swing Kids Luftwaffe Pilot
Century Edwin
2001 The Last Minute Jarman
2006 Corpse The Corpse Short film


Year Title Role Notes
1991 Boon Joey Wallis Episode: Cab Rank Cowboys
1992 The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Lawrence of Arabia Episode: Young Indiana Jones and the Curse of the Jackal
1992-1993 The Bill Peter Armstrong 2 episodes
1993 The Darling Buds of May Tony 2 episodes
Wycliffe and the Cycle of Death David Glynn TV Movie
1996 Frontiers James Howard Episode: Overseas Politicians
Murder Most Horrid Geoff Episode: Confess
1997 Pie in the Sky Victor Sebastian Episode: Ugly Customers
Trial & Retribution David Polk Episode: Trial & Retribution I - Part One
1999 The Dark Room Simon Harris TV Movie
2000 The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: My First Adventure Lawrence of Arabia TV Movie
Silent Witness Carl Martin 2 episodes
2002 Casualty Brendan Collins Episode: Gimme Shelter
2004 Down to Earth Hartley Simmons Episode: Seeing Is Believing
Murphy's Law Neeves Episode: Jack's Back
Doctors Rhys Taylor Episode: What If
2004-2005 William and Mary DS London 4 episodes


  1. ^ Wright, Simon (16 May 2015). "Actress Julie Graham mourning shock death of husband after he was found hanged in park". Daily Mirror. Retrieved 17 May 2015.
  2. ^ Hartley-Parkinson, Richard (17 May 2015). "TV star Julie Graham's husband found hanged in Richmond Park". Metro. Retrieved 17 May 2015.

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