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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 and producer, known for Pitch Perfect (2012), Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) and Dear Evan Hansen (2021). See full bio »

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Dear Evan Hansen Evan Hansen
The Politician Payton Hobart


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  Merrily We Roll Along (filming)
Charley Kringas
 2021 The Premise (TV Series)
Ethan Streiber
- Social Justice Sex Tape (2021) ... Ethan Streiber
 2021 Dear Evan Hansen
Evan Hansen
 2021 Ben Platt: I Wanna Love You But I Don't (Video short)
Ben Platt
 2021 Ben Platt: Happy to Be Sad (Video short)
Ben Platt
 2021 Ben Platt: Imagine (Video short)
Ben Platt
 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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Other Works:

Stage Play: The Book of Mormon- playing Elder Cunningham, at Eugene O'Neill Theatre, New York City. See more »

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5' 9" (1.75 m)


Marc Platt | Platt, Julie


Jonah Platt (sibling)

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


Was the youngest person to play Elder Cunningham in the musical "Book of Mormon", at only nineteen years old. See more »


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

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