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Ben Platt was born on September 24, 1993 in Los Angeles County, California, USA as Benjamin Schiff Platt. He is an actor, known for Pitch Perfect (2012), Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) and The Politician (2019). See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »


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The Politician Payton Hobart
Dear Evan Hansen Evan Hansen


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  Merrily We Roll Along (filming)
Charley Kringas
 2021 Dear Evan Hansen (post-production)
Evan Hansen
 2021 Broken Diamonds
 2020 The Simpsons (TV Series)
- Three Dreams Denied (2020) ... Blake (voice)
 2020 Father of the Bride Part 3 (ish) (Short)
George Banks-MacKenzie
 2019-2020 The Politician (TV Series)
Payton Hobart
- Election Day (2020) ... Payton Hobart
- What's in the Box? (2020) ... Payton Hobart
- The Voters (2020) ... Payton Hobart
- Cancel Culture (2020) ... Payton Hobart
- Conscious Unthroupling (2020) ... Payton Hobart
 2020 Theater Camp (Short)
Angelo Bassett
 2019 Ben Platt: RAIN (Video short)
Ben Platt
 2019 Ben Platt: Older (Video short)
Ben Platt
 2019 Run This Town
 2019 Ben Platt: Temporary Love (Video short)
Ben Platt
 2019 Ben Platt: Grow as We Go (Video short)
Ben Platt
 2019 Ben Platt: Ease My Mind (Video short)
Ben Platt
 2019 Drunk Parents
Jason Johnson
 2019 Ben Platt: Bad Habit (Video short)
Ben Platt
 2017 Will & Grace (TV Series)
- Who's Your Daddy (2017) ... Blake
 2017 The Female Brain
 2015 Ricki and the Flash
 2015 Pitch Perfect 2
 2012 Pitch Perfect
 2006 Red Riding Hood
Boy Scout #1
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Broadway show: Dear Evan Hansen - playing Evan Hansen, at Music Box Theatre, New York, NY See more »

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The things that make you strange are the things that make you powerful


On June 11, 2017, Ben Platt won a Tony Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor in a Musical for playing the title character in the Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen. See more »


Originated the role of Evan Hansen in the Broadway musical, "Dear Evan Hansen".

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