Dennis Waterman was an English actor and singer who lived from February 24, 1948, until May 8, 2022. He was most recognized for his tough-guy main parts in TV shows such as The Sweeney, Minder, and New Tricks, for which he sang the theme song.
Waterman’s acting career extended 60 years, beginning with parts in film and theater as a youngster and continuing through adult roles in film, television, and the West End. He was noted for a wide range of roles, including drama (Up the Junction), horror (Scars of Dracula), adventure (Colditz), comedy (Fair Exchange), comedy-drama (Minder), musical (Windy City), sports (The World Cup: A Captain’s Tale), and cop shows like The Sweeney. He starred in 29 films, the most recent of which was released in 2020.
Waterman was born on February 24, 1948, in Clapham, to Rose Juliana (née Saunders) and Harry Frank Waterman, the youngest of nine children.
London. Ken, Peter, Stella, Norma, and Myrna were among the siblings that lived at 2 Elms Road in Clapham Common South Side. Harry Waterman worked for British Railways as a ticket collector. By the time Dennis was born, two older sisters, Joy and Vera, had already left home, and another brother, Allen, had died as a kid.
Waterman’s childhood included a lot of boxing. His father was an amateur boxer who forced all of his sons to fight. Dennis was introduced to boxing by his older brother Ken when he was three years old, and when he was ten, Dennis joined Caius Boxing Club. Peter, another older brother, was a welterweight champion boxer.
Waterman attended Granard Primary School in Putney, South-West London, and Corona Stage School in Ravenscourt Park, Hammersmith, West London.
Is Hannah Waterman Dennis Waterman’s daughter?
Hannah Waterman is the eldest daughter of Dennis Waterman, a late British actor. She is an English actress best known for her role in the BBC soap opera EastEnders as Laura Beale.
Hannah Waterman was born on July 22, 1975, and is 46 years old.
Hannah Waterman’s net worth is estimated to be at $1 million.
Hannah Mary Groves is another name for Hannah Waterman.