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Bonar Bain
Bonar Stewart Bain

(1923-02-04)February 4, 1923
Died February 18, 2005(2005-02-18) (aged 82)
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Cause of death Cancer
Occupation Actor
Spouse(s) Vella Bain
(?-2005; his death)
Relatives Conrad Bain (brother, dead)

Bonar Stewart Bain (born February 4, 1923 – February 18, 2005) was a Canadian actor. He was the identical twin brother of actor Conrad Bain, who starred in Diff'rent Strokes as Phillip Drummond. He once played a fictional “evil” twin to Conrad (“Hank Bain”) in an episode of SCTV. He also portrayed Arthur's (Conrad Bain) twin brother Arnold on Maude.

Bain was born on February 4, 1923 in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada to Jean Agnes Young and to Stafford Harrison Bain. He was married to Vella Bain until his death in 2005. Bain died on February 18, 2005 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, from cancer, aged 82.


  • Draw! as Poker Player
  • Running Brave as University Professor (1983)
  • SCTV Network as Hank Bain (Zontar) (1981)
  • Powder Heads as Dispatcher (1980)
  • Maude as Arnold Harmon (Vivian's Surprise) (1977)
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