Died actor from the TV series «Doctor Who» Peter Benson

© ITV Studios (1992-2010)scene from the TV series HeartbeatDied actor from the TV series «Doctor Who» Peter Benson© ITV Studios (1992-2010)

British actor Peter Benson died on 76-m to year of life, reports the Independent.

According to the representative of the artist, Benson died after a short illness.

The famous actor brought the role of the funeral Director in the police drama Heartbeat («Heartbeat»), which appeared on British TV from 1992 to 2010. Peter Benson also played in the TV series «Doctor Who» and embodied on the screen the image of the king of England, Henry IV in three film adaptations of Shakespeare’s works.

What terrible news, our lovely #PeterBenson has passed away 💔 pic.twitter.com/FelhsWWj0G

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