Paul Benedict

D.O.B: Sep 17, 1938 | Silver City, New Mexico, United States

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Paul Benedict (September 17, 1938 – December 1, 2008) was an American actor who made numerous appearances in television and movies beginning in the 1960s.

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Paul Benedict (September 17, 1938 – December 1, 2008) was an American actor who made numerous appearances in television and movies beginning in the 1960s. He was known for his roles as The Number Painter on the popular PBS childrens show Sesame Street, and as the quirky English neighbor Harry Bentley on the CBS sitcom The Jeffersons. Often mistakenly credited as Charlie Buckets school teacher (the uncredited role of Mr. Turkentine), in the cult classic Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory, who was actually played by David Battley .