More Ben Shenkman Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for Roger Dodger)Ben Shenkman is currently shooting Mike Nichols' film of Angels in America for HBO playing the role of Louis. He appears in the soon-to-be-released Personal Velocity (Sundance 2002 winner). Other films include Requiem for a Dream, Jesus' Son, Pi, The Siege, Quiz Show, 30 Days and Thick As Thieves (HBO).
Ben originated the role of Hal in Proof on Broadway (Tony nomination, Best Featured Actor in a Play.) Other New York theater credits include The Deep Blue Sea (Broadway), Peter Hedges' Baby Anger (off Broadway) and Vanessa Redgrave's production of Antony and Cleopatra (off Broadway).