Took part in NY Times "Times Talk" panel on "Ensemble Acting" with fellow cast members Alec Baldwin
and Tom Sturridge
from their Broadway drama "Orphans'.
3 Interviews |
2 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[when asked for acting advice] [...] be bad. Give yourself permission to be terrible and celebrate that 'cause it's really about moving through a room in the darkness, and you're bumping into furniture. It's okay to fail 'cause there's no failure, you're just informing the richness of your experience, and that's- that's the greatest gift you can possibly give yourself. Be terrible, because you're...
His paternal grandparents were both from Russian Jewish families that moved to Boston, Massachusetts. His mother, who is from Maryland, has English, French, Irish, and distant Welsh and Scottish, ancestry. Ben had a Bar Mitzvah ceremony.
Often plays crazed, violent characters