Ben Shelton

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Ben Shelton is the director of the Netflix Original Film Candy Jar starring Uzo Aduba, Christina Hendricks, and Helen Hunt. He is also the creator of the TV series Impress Me on PopTV & Amazon Prime, as well as The Daly Show on Virgin America, and The FlipSide for SoulPancake. As a writer/director, Shelton has sold scripts and directed projects for... See full bio »

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Candy Jar Director
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The Daly Show Writer


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 2018/III The Messenger (Short)
 2011-2015 The Daly Show (TV Series) (20 episodes)
- Hot in Cleveland (2014)
 2015 Metaphysical Milkshake (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- Rainn Wilson vs. Rainn Wilson (2015) ... (written by)
- Rainn Wilson & His Butt Worms (2015) ... (written by)
  Impress Me (TV Series) (5 episodes, 2015) (created by - 8 episodes, 2015)
- Night of a Million Impressions (2015) ... (creator)
- A Golden Opportunity (2015) ... (creator)
- Do What You Do Best (2015) ... (creator)
- The Co-Hosts (2015) ... (creator)
- Daddy's Daddy Issues (2015) ... (creator)
  The Flipside (TV Series short) (28 episodes, 2012 - 2014) (written by - 1 episode, 2013)
- Superhero (2013)
- Mittrel Ave (2013) ... (written by)
- The Family (2013)
 2010 9th Period (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- The Case of the Missing Dog (2010) ... (written by)
- The Case of the Bitterbug (2010) ... (written by)
- The Case of the Missing Car (2010) ... (written by)
 2010/II Casting Call (Short) (screenplay)
 2010 Shakespeare with Fries (Short) (written by)
 2009 Running (Short) (written by)
 2008 You Think This Is Just a Game? (Short) (writer)
 2008 Love & Hamburgers (Short) (written by)
 2007 My Name Is Lisa (Short)
 2005 Robin Hood in 'the Poker Game' (Video short) (writer)
 2005 Cliché (Short)
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Show Show Producer (7 credits)
Show Show Additional Crew (16 credits)
Show Show Editor (8 credits)
Show Show Actor (5 credits)
Show Show Cinematographer (2 credits)
Show Show Thanks (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Nephew of filmmaker Ron Shelton.

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