Benny Lee

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Benny Lee (11 August 1916 in Glasgow, Scotland — 9 December 1995) was a British comedy actor and singer.

Lee began as a performer in radio comedy programmes including Breakfast with Braden (later Bedtime with Braden), in which he sang with Pearl Carr,[1] Round the Bend with Michael Bentine (1957–60) and later It's a Square World.[1] He also appeared in episodes of Are You Being Served? as Mr. Abraham Klein in series 8, the comedy-drama series Minder, and other series. For about 15 years between 1961 and 1976 Benny Lee was compere and singer with Sidney Bowman and his orchestra in the long-running BBC radio series "Time for Old Time".


  1. ^ a b Denis Gifford Obituary: Benny Lee, The Independent, 30 December 1995.

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