Paul Bentall was born in September 1948 in Westminster, London, England as Paul Christopher Cameron Bentall. He is an actor and has an extensive stage and TV career.
Probably best known in the UK for playing John Archer on ITV’s The Bill. he also starred in Flash Gordon (1980), The World's End (2013) and First Knight (1995) and played the parts of Uncle Vernon/Severus Snape/Voldemort: in the stage play of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Paul is also an excellent singer and piano player, can juggle and used to perform Acrobatics.
He is married to actress Janine Duvitski. They have four children. Ruby Bentall,(English actress, known for playing Minnie in Lark Rise to Candleford ) Edith Bentall, (lead singer of the band 'FOURS'.) Jack Bentall, Albert Bentall, Paul has two other children from a previous relationship Tara Bentall & Tom Bentall