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Ben is a film and theatre maker who wrote, directed, and co-starred in the psychological thriller HIDE (2022). Also this year, he co-directed the dramatic short TYPE 1 with Anthony Rapp and is a current Austin Semifinalist, Nicholl Quarterfinalist, and Coverfly Top 1% Discoverable Writer. He directed three music videos for Mashville, produced by Dreambear, while Arlie Day and Mike Page cast his next feature.

Ben's writing previously won the Austin Film Festival and Launchpad Screenwriting Competitions, and advanced to the Top 50 Nicholl Semifinalists.


Ben attended Tufts University and the British American Drama Academy, has a Queen as a dual citizen with Canada (eh!) but lives in Kings County (BKLYN) and is from Pennsylvania. He's unrepped and can be reached here.