Benton Jennings

Benton JenningsBenton Jennings (Sidney Redlitch, Bell Book and Candle has appeared on stage in over 100 roles nationally and internationally including Shakespearean plays, national tours, musicals, dramas, sketch comedy, comedia de l’art, and over 6000 comedy old west gunfight shows.

L.A. credits include SkyPilot Theatre Company’s critically acclaimed productions of Taking Sides as Wilhelm Furtwangler, Death and the Maiden as Dr. Miranda, Requiem For A Heavyweight (first as Doc, then stepped into the lead role of Maish with 4 days rehearsal!), and Hellcab, and he wrote and directed SkyPilot’s first Children’s Outreach production of Peter Cottontail, Jr.

Film credits include Mr. & Mrs. Smith, An American Carol, In Her Shoes, San Francisco 2177, San Saba, Last of the Mohicans, Poolboy: Drowning Out The Fury, Winning London, and leads in indies How Henri Came To Stay, Highway to Hell, and Macon County War.

His television roles include Big Love, Scrubs, Dexter, Greek, The League, Without A Trace, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Strong Medicine, Charmed, JAG, Passions, Drew Carey, Arli$$, Family Law, Profiler, TV movie Elevator Girl, numerous commercials, and he is a series regular in the hit webseries comedy Safety Geeks: SVI.

Training includes London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art, BFA in theatre from TCU, AFI, and Film Actors Lab.

October, 2010