Jack Bannon

Last updated on the 27 March 2024 by Evandrus

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Mini Biography

Born: 24 March 1991, Norwich, England.

Jack Bannon’s rise to prominence began with notable appearances on various television shows such as “The Loch,” “Ripper Street,” and “Medici.” However, it was through landing the role of Sam Thursday in the critically acclaimed detective series “Endeavour” that he truly captured audience attention.

In 2019 came Jack Bannon’s breakthrough moment when he assumed the iconic role of Alfred Pennyworth, Batman’s trusted butler, in the gripping television series aptly named “Pennyworth.” This prequel explores Alfred’s intriguing backstory before becoming Batman’s loyal companion.

Bannon skillfully brings this beloved character to life through nuanced performances filled with charm, intelligence, strength,and vulnerability. His portrayal of Alfred Pennyworth adds new layers to the character, making him a compelling figure in his own right.


Suggested viewing


Pennyworth (2019)


Bftv 8.5 / IMDb 7.9

“Pennyworth” follows the early life of Alfred Pennyworth, Batman’s loyal butler. Set in a 1960s alternate London, it explores Alfred’s journey as a former British SAS soldier turned private security consultant. The series delves into his encounters with powerful figures and secret societies, shaping him into the iconic character we know today.

Top cast: Jack Bannon, Ben Aldridge, Emma Paetz, Hainsley Lloyd Bennett, Ryan Fletcher, Dorothy Atkinson, Paloma Faith, Jason Flemyng, Anna Chancellor, Simon Day, Polly Walker, Ian Puleston-Davies, Harriet Slater, Ramon Tikaram.

Endeavour (2012)

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Bftv 9.0 / IMDb 8.6

“Endeavour” is a captivating detective series set in the 1960s, serving as a prequel to the iconic “Inspector Morse.” The show follows young Endeavour Morse as he navigates his way through complex crimes and personal struggles, showcasing his sharp intellect and unwavering determination to uncover the truth.

Top cast: Shaun Evans, Roger Allam, Anton Lesser, Sean Rigby, James Bradshaw, Abigail Thaw, Dakota Blue Richards, Caroline O’Neill, Jack Bannon, Sara Vickers.


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