Ben Roberts was a famous Soap Opera Actor, who was born on July 1, 1950 in United Kingdom. Known for playing Chief Inspector Derek Conway in the British TV series “The Bill” from 1987 to 2002. According to Astrologers, Ben zodiac sign is Cancer Like Jude Law, he is a British actor. He appeared in the 2010 British drama film “Another Year.
He was 70 years old.
He landed his first television gig in 1978, on the four-part television series “A Woman’s Place,” starring opposite Ralph Bates and Anna Calder-Marshall.
He later landed roles in crime-action drama The Professionals, before playing an extra in Doctor Who in 1984. It was in 1987 where he landed his best known role, as Chief Inspector Derek Conway on ITV crime-drama The Bill.
He would play the role for 13 years, until leaving the show in 2000. Roberts continued to act and held roles in day-time television, apperining as two different characters in Doctors, once in 2010 and then in 2012. He also starred as Briggs in Cary Fukunaga’s 2011 romantic-drama Jane Eyre, featuring Michael Fassbender and Mia Wasikowska. His last major television role was in 2016, when he played Isaac Sandison in medical-drama Casualty. In 2019 he featured in the Danish biographical film ‘Daniel’ – his last listed acting job.
Ben Roberts lives in Ilkeston, Derbyshire with his wife Helen Lloyd, a former television producer and continuity announcer for Central TV.
He died on on Monday at the age of 70.
Net Worth in 2020 $1 Million – $5 Million