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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
The Xtra Factor Himself - Presenter / Narrator / Himself - Narrator
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 2002 Friends (TV Series)
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- 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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I'm very good at jumping off stuff. I have a strange compulsion to do it and I'm always happy to jump first, before anyone else. I've jumped off cliffs, diving boards, buildings, cupboards, wardrobes - all kinds of things. See more »


The first record he ever bought was Do They Know It's Christmas? by Band Aid. See more »



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