Benjamin John Parrillo

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Ben Parrillo is an actor, writer and filmmaker living in the seaside artist community of Venice Beach, California. Originally from Boston, Ben began acting in his early years at Wesleyan University where he studied not only Theater but also History, Italian, and Cinema. After a post collegiate stint living in Europe, Ben headed to Los Angeles where ... See full bio »

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Dragonfly Paramedic
That Thing You Do! Marine Sergeant


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  Good Luck! (TV Movie) (post-production)
Allan Rosenblum
 2015 This Is for You (Short) (completed)
 2018 Higher Power
 2017 The New Edition Story (TV Mini Series)
Candy Girl Photographer
- Part 1 (2017) ... Candy Girl Photographer (as Ben Parrillo)
 2016 The Living
Dr. Grainger
 2015 Suicide Sam (Short)
 2015/X Mother (Short)
Tom Willard (as Ben Parrillo)
 2015 Winesburg: Death (Short)
Tom Willard
 2014 Castle (TV Series)
Coast Guard Lt. Mundy
- Driven (2014) ... Coast Guard Lt. Mundy (as Ben Parrillo)
 2014 Coyote Requiem
 2013 The Power of Few
Trent Pickford
 2012/VI Coming Home (Short)
David Morgan
 2012 Vegas (TV Series)
- Masquerade (2012) ... Dealer (as Ben Parrillo)
 2012 Zero Dark Thirty
Pilot (as Ben Parillo)
 2011 A Novel Romance
Good Looking Guy
 2011 Criminal Minds (TV Series)
Gary Rhymer
- Big Sea (2011) ... Gary Rhymer (as Ben Parrillo)
 2009 Law & Order: Criminal Intent (TV Series)
Frank Hatcher
- In Treatment (2009) ... Frank Hatcher (as Ben Parrillo)
 2007 Heartland (TV Series)
Eric Wills
- The Places You'll Go (2007) ... Eric Wills (as Ben Parillo)
 2007 Desperate Housewives (TV Series)
- Gossip (2007) ... Roger (as Ben Parrillo)
 2007 The Memory Thief
Mercedes Driver
 2007 A Moron, a Loser, and a Coffee Shop (Short)
 2006-2007 Wicked Wicked Games (TV Series)
Detective Dryden 2006 / Detective Dryden
- Embarkations (2007) ... Detective Dryden
- Last Straw (2007) ... Detective Dryden
- Hard Evidence (2007) ... Detective Dryden 2006
- Love's Fury (2006) ... Detective Dryden 2006
- The Stooge (2006) ... Detective Dryden 2006
 2007 CSI: NY (TV Series)
Frank Clark
- The Lying Game (2007) ... Frank Clark (as Ben Parrillo)
 2006 Company Town (TV Short)
Eric Kahn
 2006 Close to Home (TV Series)
Casey Ford
- Silent Auction (2006) ... Casey Ford (as Ben Parrillo)
 2006 Jolly Good Fellow (Short)
 2006 Bones (TV Series)
Special Agent Stone
- The Woman in the Car (2006) ... Special Agent Stone (uncredited)
 2006 24 (TV Series)
Agent Finn
- Day 5: 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m. (2006) ... Agent Finn (as Ben Parrillo)
 2005 NCIS (TV Series)
Rex Eberlee
- Twilight (2005) ... Rex Eberlee (as Ben Parrillo)
 2005 Headhunter
Ben Caruso
 2005 Judging Amy (TV Series)
Coach Hank Vitally
- You Don't Know Me (2005) ... Coach Hank Vitally
 2004 Boston Legal (TV Series)
Andrew Forbes
- A Greater Good (2004) ... Andrew Forbes (as Ben Parrillo)
 2004 House (TV Series)
Dr. Kubisak
- Maternity (2004) ... Dr. Kubisak (as Ben Parrillo)
 2004 Cold Case (TV Series)
Mark Adams 2004
- Lover's Lane (2004) ... Mark Adams 2004 (as Benjamin Parrillo)
 2004 The Shield (TV Series)
- Mum (2004) ... Lyle (as Ben Parrillo)
 2004 The Division (TV Series)
Mr. Lance
- What's Love Got to Do with It? (2004) ... Mr. Lance (as Ben Parrillo)
 2003 Evil Alien Conquerors
Tan Guy (uncredited)
 2002 For the People (TV Series)
Mr. Cool
- Lonely Hearts (2002) ... Mr. Cool (uncredited)
 2002 The King of Queens (TV Series)
- Bun Dummy (2002) ... Dave
 2002 Emmett's Mark
Det. Chris Ricks
 2002 NYPD Blue (TV Series)
Phillip Riley
- Gypsy Woe's Me (2002) ... Phillip Riley
 2002 Leap of Faith (TV Series)
- Peeps (2002) ... Nick
 2002 Six Feet Under (TV Series)
Plan Man
- The Plan (2002) ... Plan Man (as Ben Parrillo)
 2002 Bug
Officer Hamburg (as Ben Parillo)
 2002 Dragonfly
 2001 Port Charles (TV Series)
- Episode #1.981 (2001) ... Troy
 2001 Meddle and Steal (Short)
Sammy (as Ben Parrillo)
 2001 Charmed (TV Series)
- Charmed Again: Part 2 (2001) ... Jake (as Ben Parrillo)
 2001 100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd (TV Series)
- A Star Is Born (2001) ... Steve
 2000 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Dr. Paster
- The Cradle Will Rock (2000) ... Dr. Paster (as Benjamin Parrillo)
 2000 A Better Way to Die
 1996 Total Force
Computer man (as Ben Parrillo)
 1996 That Thing You Do!
Marine Sergeant
 1995 Blanks (Short)
 1995 Target for Seduction
 1995 Captain Jack
 1992 The Return of Wes Lauren (Short)
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Show Show Director (1 credit)
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Appeared in a Father's Day television ad campaign for the department store JCPenny.

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