Brian Benben


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Charming, compactly built, extremely affable American actor Brian Edward Benben was born on June 18, 1956, in Winchester, Virginia, to Gloria Patricia (Coffman) and Peter Michael Benben, Sr., a produce buyer. His paternal grandparents were Polish. Deciding on an acting career while quite young, he started things out at age 17 performing in ... See full bio »

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Dream On Martin Tupper
(1990-1996)
Radioland Murders Roger Henderson
(1994)
Dark Angel Special Agent Arwood 'Larry' Smith
(1990)
The Brian Benben Show Brian Benben
(1998-2000)

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 2017-2018 Imposters (TV Series)
Max
- See You Soon, Macaroon (2018) ... Max
- Phase Two Sucks (2018) ... Max
- That's Enough. Off You Go. (2018) ... Max
 2016 Roadies (TV Series)
Preston
- The Load Out (2016) ... Preston
- Carpet Season (2016) ... Preston
- The Bryce Newman Letter (2016) ... Preston
- What Would Phil Do? (2016) ... Preston
 2015 Grace and Frankie (TV Series)
Charles
- The Earthquake (2015) ... Charles
 2014 Scandal (TV Series)
Leonard Carnehan
- An Innocent Man (2014) ... Leonard Carnehan
 2008-2013 Private Practice (TV Series)
Dr. Sheldon Wallace
- In Which We Say Goodbye (2013) ... Dr. Sheldon Wallace
- Full Release (2013) ... Dr. Sheldon Wallace
- Good Fries Are Hard to Come By (2013) ... Dr. Sheldon Wallace
- Georgia on My Mind (2012) ... Dr. Sheldon Wallace
- I'm Fine (2012) ... Dr. Sheldon Wallace
 2007 The Mastersons of Manhattan (TV Movie)
Joseph Finley
 2005 Masters of Horror (TV Series)
Detective Dwight Faraday
- Deer Woman (2005) ... Detective Dwight Faraday
 2003 Kingpin (TV Mini Series)
Dr. Heywood Klein
- Gimme Shelter (2003) ... Dr. Heywood Klein
- The Odd Couple (2003) ... Dr. Heywood Klein
- French Connection (2003) ... Dr. Heywood Klein
- Black Magic Woman (2003) ... Dr. Heywood Klein
- El Velorio (2003) ... Dr. Heywood Klein
 2001 Sister Mary Explains It All (TV Movie)
Gary Sullivan
 2001 The Flamingo Rising (TV Movie)
Hubert T. Lee
 1998-2000 The Brian Benben Show (TV Series)
Brian Benben
- Of Mice and Benben (2000) ... Brian Benben
- Motivating Kevin (2000) ... Brian Benben
- Have One for the Show (1999) ... Brian Benben
- Chad Dates Julie (1999) ... Brian Benben
- Brian's Got Back: Part 2 (1998) ... Brian Benben
 1997 Comfort, Texas (TV Movie)
Brian
 1990-1996 Dream On (TV Series)
Martin Tupper
- Finale with a Vengeance (1996) ... Martin Tupper
- Finale - Part One (1996) ... Martin Tupper
- Tenants, Anyone? (1996) ... Martin Tupper
- Cupid Is as Cupid Does (1996) ... Martin Tupper
- Hey Diddle Diddle (1996) ... Martin Tupper
 1994 Radioland Murders
Roger Henderson
 1990 Dark Angel
Special Agent Arwood 'Larry' Smith
 1989 Mortal Sins
Nathan Weinschank
 1988 Clean and Sober
Martin Laux
 1988 Matlock (TV Series)
Atty Warren Kreitzer
- The Heiress (1988) ... Atty Warren Kreitzer
 1987-1988 A Year in the Life (TV Series)
Billy / Billy Putzi
- The Little Disturbance of Man (1988) ... Billy
- I Think You Know Something I Don't Know (1987) ... Billy Putzi (as Brian E. Benben)
 1987 Conspiracy: The Trial of the Chicago 8 (TV Movie documentary)
Tom Hayden
 1986 Kay O'Brien (TV Series)
Dr. Mark Doyle
- Stop and Smell the Linen (1986) ... Dr. Mark Doyle
- Reunion (1986) ... Dr. Mark Doyle
- Little White Lies (1986) ... Dr. Mark Doyle
- Wreck the Halls (1986) ... Dr. Mark Doyle
- Behind Closed Doors (1986) ... Dr. Mark Doyle
 1986 Tales from the Darkside (TV Series)
Max Smith
- I Can't Help Saying Goodbye (1986) ... Max Smith
 1986 Mr. Sunshine (TV Series)
Franz
- Pilot (1986) ... Franz
 1983 Lovers and Other Strangers (TV Movie)
Mike Delvecchio
 1983 American Playhouse (TV Series)
David
- Family Business (1983) ... David
 1981 The Gangster Chronicles (TV Mini Series)
Michael Lasker
- Episode #1.12 (1981) ... Michael Lasker
- Episode #1.11 (1981) ... Michael Lasker
- Episode #1.13 (1981) ... Michael Lasker
- Episode #1.10 (1981) ... Michael Lasker
- Episode #1.9 (1981) ... Michael Lasker
 1981 Gangster Wars
Michael Lasker
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(August 6 to 25, 1978) He played Zagoskin and Doctor in Nikolai Gogol's play, "The Overcoat," in a Williamstown Theatre Festival Second Company Repertory production at the Adams Memorial Theatre at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts with Betsy Aidem (Second Woman); Kim Beaty (Katina); Donald F. Berman (Anton ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Brian E. Benben

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)

Spouse:

Madeleine Stowe  (1 child)

Children:

May Theodora Benben
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Owns a working cattle ranch outside of Fredericksburg, Texas. See more »

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