First Appearance: Episode 903 (1987)
Last Appearance: Episode 944 (1987)
Known Family: Brother - Michael Benson; Brother
(deceased) - Jason Benson
Flings with both Alison Carr and Pamela Hudson.
Nick is a psychiatrist. He's first introduced
after Wayne is shot, while drunk, and can't work out who
pulled the trigger; Wayne asks to see a psychiatrist to
try and help him recover his memory.
Nick has a fraught relationship with his brother, Michael,
following a camping trip when they were young, during
which Nick accidentally shot their third brother, Jason:
Michael has always taken the view that Nick shot Jason
deliberately. Nick has always insisted that it was an
Very much a ladies' man, Nick is attracted to the powerful
Alison Carr when he meets her - but he finds himself attracted
equally - if not more so - to her twin sister, Pamela
Nick becomes involved in a furious struggle between Alison
and Pamela as they fight for supremacy - including using
powerful mindgames to try and kill each other.
Nick eventually chooses Pamela over Alison and drives
off with her to begin life anew.