Dennis Waterman

English actor and singer (1948–2022)

Dennis Waterman (24 February 1948 – 8 May 2022) was an English actor and singer. He was best known for his television roles in The Sweeney, Minder and New Tricks. He also appeared in Up the Junction, Scars of Dracula, Colditz, Fair Exchange, Windy City and The World Cup: A Captain's Tale.

Dennis Waterman
Waterman in 2012
Born(1948-02-24)24 February 1948
Clapham, London, England
Died8 May 2022(2022-05-08) (aged 74)
Madrid, Spain
Occupation(s)Actor, singer
Years active1960–2015, 2019–2022
Penny Dixon
(m. 1967; div. 1976)

(m. 1977; div. 1987)

(m. 1987; div. 1998)

Pam Flint
(m. 2011)
Children2, including Hannah

Waterman died in hospital in Madrid, Spain on 8 May 2022 at the age of 74.[1]


  1. "Dennis Waterman: Minder and New Tricks star dies aged 74". BBC News. 8 May 2022. Retrieved 8 May 2022.