DATE OF BIRTH : 1st January 1974
PLACE OF BIRTH : Tyne and Wear, Newcastle
LIVES : Mida Vale, North London
HEIGHT : 5ft 11
WIFE : Married to fashion stylist and former actress, Alexandra Wheeler in December 2004. Met in the play ‘On the Razzle’ at Chichester’s Festival Theatre.
CHILDREN : Daughter, Paloma and son, Maximilian.
FAMILY : Mum, Penny and Dad, Colin. Younger brother, Tom, who works as a foreign exchange dealer in London.
SCHOOLING : Gosforth East Middle & Gosforth High
TRAINED : Central School Of Speech and Drama. Also a member of the youth theatre at Newcastle’s Live Theatre.
PREVIOUS CASUALTY APPEARANCE : Ben played Jimmy Sellars in S11 E10. [More Info]
TELEVISION CREDITS : Underworld; Soldier Soldier; Supply and Demand; Peak Practice; Hope and Glory; Badger; Wire in the Blood; Bugs; As If; Heartbeat; Casualty; The Bill; Footballer’s Wives; The Big Call; The Tudors II; Coronation Street
FILM CREDITS : The Money Shop; Seconds Out; Fly Fishing; Tabe 12; Look Who’s Coming to Dinner; Doubletake; Bus Stop; Black Mountain
THEATE CREDITS : The Backroom; Svejk; Entertaining Mr Sloan; Alls Well That Ends Well; Shoe Shop of Desire; How the Other Half Loves; On the Razzle; Iphigenia; Just Before the War; Dancing at Lughnasa
AGENT : United Agents, 12-26 Lexington Street, London W1F 0LE.