Harold Kasket

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Harold Kasket
Actor Harold Kasket.jpg
in Moulin Rouge (1952)
Born (1926-07-26)26 July 1926
St Pancras, London, England[1]
Died 20 January 2002(2002-01-20) (aged 75)
Camden, London, England[2]
Occupation Actor
Years active 1948-1989

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]

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]

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