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Benny Luke

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Occupation  ActorDancer
Name  Benny Luke
Role  Actor

Benny Luke wwwfanopabocomdotclearpublicbennylukeparis

Born  March 4, 1939 (1939-03-04) Oakland (United States)
Known for  La Cage Aux Folles, Spermula
Movies  La Cage aux folles, La Cage aux Folles II, La Cage aux folles 3: The W

Died  January 13, 2013 (aged 73) Paris

Similar  Rémi Laurent, Ugo Tognazzi, Édouard Molinaro

Benny Luke (March 4, 1939 in Oakland, California – January 13, 2013) was an African American actor and dancer established in Paris.


He is best known for playing the role of Jacob, the domestic of Renato and Albin in the trilogy of films La Cage Aux Folles. He also had a role in the film Spermula.

As a dancer he mainly made his career in Parisian cabarets.

He died on 13 January 2013 and was cremated at Père-Lachaise cemetery on 17 January.

La cage aux folles (1978) - 10 - Fais attention à ce que tu fais, idiote


  • Spermula (1976) : Luc
  • La Cage Aux Folles (1978) : Jacob
  • La Cage aux folles 2 (1980) : Jacob
  • La Cage aux folles 3 (1985) : Jacob
  • References

    Benny Luke Wikipedia