Alan was born in Leeds, West Yorkshire in 1934 to Walter (a butcher) and Lilian Mary. He attended Leeds Modern School, Oxford University (graduating with a BA in Modern History) and Cambridge and Bodmin (at the Joint Services School for Linguists).
He went on to work as a teacher before focusing on acting and, more successfully, writing.
Alan Bennett's Scores
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|The Lady in the Van||Dec 4, 2015||Writer / Alan Bennett||6.9|
|The History Boys||Nov 21, 2006||Play / Play / Screenplay / Screenplay||tbd|
|The Madness of King George||Dec 28, 1994||Play "The Madness Of George III" / Screenplay||7.5|
|Prick Up Your Ears||May 8, 1987||Screenplay||tbd|