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Ben Shephard was born on December 11, 1974 in Epping, Essex, England as Benjamin Peter Sherrington Shephard. He is an actor and writer, known for The Xtra Factor (2004), What's Cooking? From the Sainsbury's Kitchen (2013) and GMTV (1993). He has been married to Annie Perks since March 25, 2004. They have two children. See full bio »

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The Xtra Factor
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 2002 Friends (TV Series)
Man with Microphone
- The One Where Rachel Is Late (2002) ... Man with Microphone (uncredited)
 1998 Hardwar (Video Game)
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5' 9½" (1.77 m)

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[while working on ITV's Mystery Map (2013), commenting on his own life] Where do the socks go that never come out of the washing machine? That's a mystery everybody should look into because, quite frankly, that can't be explained physically or chemically. How my two small children can eat so much food... The strange mystery of the disappearing crisps in the house. No clues and no one willing to ... See more »


His favourite place in Britain is Cornwall. See more »



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