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ⓘ Mark Benton is an English actor and television presenter. Known for his roles as Eddie in Early Doors ; Howard in Northern Lights ; and Martin Pond in Barbara. ..




                                     

ⓘ Mark Benton

Mark Benton is an English actor and television presenter. Known for his roles as Eddie in Early Doors ; Howard in Northern Lights ; and Martin Pond in Barbara. Benton has also starred in the BBC One school-based drama series, Waterloo Road, as Mathematics teacher Daniel "Chalky" Chalk, from 2011 to 2013, and again in 2014. In 2013, Benton took part in Strictly Come Dancing ; and in 2015, he hosted daytime game show, The Edge.

Since 2018, he has played the leading role of Frank Hathaway in Shakespeare & Hathaway: Private Investigators, on BBC1.