BENTON JENNINGS

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Information

Contact

Hervey-Grimes Commercial
(310) 475-2010

Attributes

Height
5'10"
Weight
200 lbs
Gender
Male
Hair
Brown
Hair Length
Short
Eyes
Blue

Sizes

Coat
46
Coat Length
REGULAR
Sleeve
36
Waist
44
Inseam
32
Shoe
11
Neck
18

Television

Dr Ken Middle Aged Patient Anthony Rich / ABC
Documentary Now! 1930s Snooty Rich Man Rhys Thomas & Alex Buono / IFC
American Horror Story: Hotel Butler Graves Michael Goi / FX
How I Met Your Mother Co-Star Pamela Fryman / CBS
General Hospital Swiss Doctor ABC
School And Board (Outstanding Comedy Cast LAWebFes Series Regular (Mike Donovan) Alan David Morgan / Multiview
Safety Geeks:SVI (Multiple Awards) Series Regular (Hopkins the Butler) Roger Tonry / KoldCast.TV
Dexter Gene Marshal Tony Goldwyn / Showtime
It's Always Sunny In Philadelphia Co-Star John Fortenberry / FX
Vegas The TV News Moderator Alex Zakrzewski / CBS
The League Brassy Judge Jeff & Jackie Shaffer / FX
The Event CIA Supervisor Jeffrey Reiner / NBC
Nick Cannon's Incredible Crew Krumping High Sschool Principal Danny J Boyle / CN
Big Love Guest Star (Dave) opp Bill Paxton David Petrarca / HBO
Greek Guest Star (Professor) Lee Rose / ABC
Elevator Girl (TV Movie) Doug Bradford May / Hallmark
Scrubs Mr Hobbs Victor Nelli / NBC
12 Miles Of Bad Road Guest Star opp Gary Cole Michael Lehmann / HBO
Heartland Guest Star opp Kari Matchett Milan Cheylov / TNT
The Call (pilot) opp Kal Penn Michael Spiller / ABC
Without A Trace Co-Star Chad Lowe / CBS
JAG Co-Star Bradford May / CBS
Charmed Co-Star Don Kurt /WB
Short Circuitz Co-Star (Priest) Michael Dimich / MTV
Jimmy Kimmel Live Recurring sketch performer Alex Winter / ABC
Passions Adolf Hitler (yes, really) Phideaux Xavier /NBC
Strong Medicine Co-Star Steve Gomer /Lifetime
Mary Christmas (MOW) Anchorman Dan John Schneider /PAX
A.U.S.A. Co-Star Linda Mendoza /NBC
I'm With Her Co-Star Philip Charles MacKenzie /ABC
The Drew Carey Show Bill Gerry Cohen /ABC
Arli$$ Dean Chance Robert Wuhl /HBO
Family Law Commissioner Kluft Oz Scott /CBS
Profiler Lance Persky PJ Pesce /NBC
The Last Dance (MOW) McVey opp Eric Stoltz Kevin Dowling /CBS
Power Rangers Lightspeed Rescue Mister Mezmer Ryuta Tasaki /FOX
City Guys Tony, the Janitor Frank Bonner /NBC
Real Time With Bill Maher S&M Water Cooler Guy (Political Satire Sketch) Hal Grant / HBO
VH1 Big Awards (as English Butler for Brigette Nielsen) Ryan Polito / VH1
All American Cowboy (Clint Walker, James Drury) Principal (Gunfighter) Howell Upchurch /Syndicated
America To The Max (Pilot) Guest Star (Vampire) Louis Iacoviello
Decisive Battles Series: New Orleans 1815 Principal (British Officer) Gary Foreman /A&E-THC
Welcome To Scarborough Faire (IFVC Award) Host / Lead Kurt Frey /CBS

Film

Trouble Is My Business (w/Vernon Wells) Supporting Tom Konkle
Mr. & Mrs. Smith Principal (op Brad Pitt/Angelina Jolie) Doug Liman /20th Fox-New Regency
In Her Shoes Principal (op Cameron Diaz) Curtis Hanson /Fox 2000
Poolboy: Drowning Out The Fury Supporting (w/Kevin Sorbo) Garrett Brawith /DarKnight Pictures
San Francisco 2177 Supporting (op Sean Patrick Flanery) Jose Figueroa /LaBoca Prods
An American Carol Principal - Hitler (op Kelsey Grammer) David Zucker / Vivendi
San Saba (Cannes 08) Supporting (op Angus MacFadyen) Mike Green / Rigel Entertainment
I See You.Com Principal (op Beau Bridges) Eric Steven Stahl /FilmQuest
How Henri Came To Stay (Cannes 07) Lead (op Rick Warden) Elia Petridris / Filmatics
Last Of The Mohicans Principal Michael Mann /Morgan Creek-20th Fox
Temptation (Best Comedy-NY Fest Principal (op Annette O'Toole) Kim Caviness
Winning London Principal (op Olsen Twins) Craig Shapiro /Warner-Dualstar
Macon County War Lead (op Dan Haggerty) Bret McCormick / AIP
Shoo Fly Lead Sajit Warrier
Sisyphus Rocks (NY Indie Fest, Leeds UK Int'l Fest Lead Marisa Katz
Travis (Gold Apple & Mercury Awards) Lead (title role) Fred Holmes
Highway To Hell Lead Bret McCormick
Steele's Law Principal (op Fred Williamson) Fred Williamson / MTI-Arista
Pollinator (ARP Int'l Film Festival) Principal Tom Phelan
Our Country Principal Steven Goldman /IMAX
Legacy Principal (op Kathleen Beller) Keith Merrill
Alamo-The Price Of Freedom Principal Keith Merrill /IMAX

Commercial

Nationals and Regionals List upon request

Industrial

Then and Now (for LACSD) "British" Host/Lead dir: Seth Pinsker /MCreative
PetCare TV Cat Owner StormMaker Productions/dir: Philip M. Cohen

Voice-Over

Soundstage 16 (Immersive sound stage recreation) 3 different film crew members w/ accents Michael Andreas
CBS Cable Promo Voice of God dir: Kurt Frey
Bell Helicopter Narrator Bell In-House Prod.
Commercial Reel http://www.videovoicebank.net under Hervey-Grimes Talent
Animation Reel http://www.videovoicebank.net under Hervey-Grimes Talent

Theater

Bell, Book, And Candle Sidney Redlitch Colony Theatre, L.A.
Death And The Maiden Robert (Lead) SkyPilot Theatre Co. L.A.
Lost In Hollywoodland Edwin (Lead) West Coast Premiere, L.A.
Taking Sides Wilhelm Furtwangler (Lead) SkyPilot Theatre Co. L.A.
Requiem For A Heavyweight Doc / then: Maish (Lead) SkyPilot Theatre Co. L.A.
Hell Cab Ensemble Cast SkyPilot Theatre Co. L.A.
Good Spanky! Sketch Comedy Ensemble Los Angeles
Blithe Spirit Charles (Lead) Circle Theatre
The Fantasticks Mortimer El Portal Center Circle Theatre
Reel Improv Improv Comedy Ensemble Los Angeles
Richard II Richard MacOwan Theatre, London
Don't Dress For Dinner Robert (Lead) Stage West
No Sex Please, We're British Peter (Lead) Aubin Lane Theatre
Romeo And Juliet Mercutio Shakespeare in the Park
MacBeth MacBeth The Little Theatre
Robin Hood Robin Casa Manana Theatre
Sherlock Holmes Sherlock Casa Manana Theatre
A Trifle Dead (World Premiere) Sinclair the Butler (Lead) Pegasus Theatre
The Impresario (English Language Premiere) Cochetto, the French Painter Hip Pocket Theatre
The Odd Couple Vinnie Aubin Lane Theatre
The Gunfighters Award Winning Sketch Comedy Act Nat'l Tours - Over 6000 Performances
The Tempest Gonzalo Odessa Globe Theatre
Annie Get Your Gun Major Domo National Tour
A Christmas Carol Jacob Marley National Tour (x 2)

Print

Toyota Tacoma "Highland Fling" Scottish Athletic Judge Team Halprin, Andy Glass
NEWSWEEK-Helicopter Parents-COVER Dad Squeeze Photo, Michael Elins photographer

Video

I'm Just A Bill (on Funny Or Die) BP exec dir. Gary Anthony Williams
Tow-Down:Dirty South Country Rap Tunes Sheriff Roscoe (Homage to Dukes of Hazzard) dir: Jeff Byrd
Ben Folds: Still Fightin' It Mosh-Pit Dad dir: Gavin Bowden

Training

Acting/Stage Combat/Voice/Movement/Etc. London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
BFA Theatre TCU
Improv Dee Marcus
Improv Gary Anthony Williams
Film Acting Vince Chase
Film Acting AFI Adam Roarke
Film Acting Film Actors Lab Masters Program Spencer Milligan
Master Class Lynn Redgrave
Cold Reading Reel Pros Various
Voice-Over: Commercial Alex Polinsky
Voice-Over: Commercial Kalmenson & Kalmenson Bill Ackerman, Kit Paraventi
Voice-Over: Animation Bob Bergen
Voice-Over: Animation Susan Blu
Voice-Over: Animation Kalmenson & Kalmenson Philece Sampler
Stage Combat LAMDA Jonathan Weller
Stage Combat Gascon Center, L.A. Bob Chapin
Alexander Technique LAMDA Robert MacDonald
Movement LAMDA Jack Murphy
Military Capt. Dale Dye
Vocal techniques LAMDA Greg Depaulney

Skills

General Sports
  • AEROBICS
  • ,
  • ARCHERY
  • ,
  • BADMINTON
  • ,
  • BASEBALL
  • ,
  • BILLIARDS PLAYER
  • ,
  • BOATING
  • ,
  • BOWLING
  • ,
  • CANOEING
  • ,
  • CRICKET
  • ,
  • CROQUET
  • ,
  • DRIVE A BOAT
  • ,
  • FENCING
  • ,
  • FISHING
  • ,
  • FLY FISHING
  • ,
  • FRISBEE
  • ,
  • GOLF
  • ,
  • HIKING
  • ,
  • JOGGING
  • ,
  • KAYAKER
  • ,
  • KICK BOXING
  • ,
  • PING PONG
  • ,
  • RUNNING
  • ,
  • SKEET/TRAP SHOOTING
  • ,
  • SNORKELER
  • ,
  • SNOW SKI
  • ,
  • SNOWMOBILE
  • ,
  • SOCCER
  • ,
  • SOFTBALL
  • ,
  • TENNIS
  • ,
  • VOLLEYBALL
Swimming
  • BACK STROKE
  • ,
  • BREAST STROKE
  • ,
  • FREESTYLE
  • ,
  • SWIMMING, GENERAL
Stage Combat Training
Martial Arts
  • TAE KWON DO
Military Training
Dance
  • BALLROOM
  • ,
  • CONTRA DANCING
  • ,
  • DISCO
  • ,
  • LINE
  • ,
  • POLKA
  • ,
  • SQUARE
  • ,
  • TANGO
  • ,
  • WALTZ
Improvisation
Languages
  • SPANISH
Dialects
Instruments
  • GUITAR
  • ,
  • HARMONICA
  • ,
  • KAZOO
  • ,
  • KEYBOARDS
  • ,
  • PIANO
  • ,
  • TAMBOURINE
Miscellaneous Skills
  • BARTENDER
  • ,
  • CARPENTRY
  • ,
  • CHEF
  • ,
  • EAR PROMPTER
  • ,
  • IMPRESSIONIST
  • ,
  • PUPPETRY
  • ,
  • SINGER
  • ,
  • STAND-IN EXPERIENCE
  • ,
  • TELEPROMPTER
  • ,
  • VIDEO GAMES
  • ,
  • WHISTLER
  • ,
  • YO-YO
  • ,
  • YOGA
Stunts
  • BOAT DRIVING
  • ,
  • PRAT FALLS
  • ,
  • ROAD DRIVING
  • ,
  • SKIING
Track & Field
  • SPRINTER
  • ,
  • TRACK, GENERAL
Cycling
  • CYCLING, GENERAL
Singing
  • COUNTRY
  • ,
  • FOLK
  • ,
  • MUSICAL THEATER
  • ,
  • POP
Vocal Range
  • BARITONE
General Weapons Training
Circus Skills
  • JUGGLER
  • ,
  • MIME
Horse Riding Skills
Driving Skills
  • 4WD
  • ,
  • ATV
  • ,
  • DUNE BUGGY
  • ,
  • PRECISION DRIVER
  • ,
  • SAILBOAT
  • ,
  • SEMI-TRUCK
  • ,
  • STICK SHIFT
Facial Hair
  • Clean Shaven

Other Experience

www.bentonjennings.com
Voice-Over Demos also at iActor.com
DIALECTS:
British (All Regions: Eastend, Cockney, Midlands, Jordy, Upper Class, etc.)
American (All Regions: Texas, Southern, Cajun, New York, New Jersey, Minnesota, etc.)
Vocal Characterizations.
Fight Director.
Historical Advisor/Consultant, Reenactor.
Claim to infamy: Father appeared in "Manos, The Hands of Fate".
Valid Passport.