Ben Smith

Actor For Hire
Height: 4’11’’
Weight: 105lbs
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Brown

TRAINING/EDUCATION
The Michael Chekhov Technique: George Shadanoff
Stella Adler Academy of Acting-Hollywood: Mercedes Shirley
North Bay Actors Workshop: Joyce Henderson
Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA – A.A. Degree Awarded
Benicia High School, Benicia, CA – H.S. Diploma Awarded

  • Dialects, Dubbing and Animation Voice-Overs 80%
  • Music 75%
  • Studio Recording 65%
  • Character Development 90%
  • Production Assistant 85%
  • Script Writing 70%

BIO

Ben Smith has been acting since he was six years old. His training as an actor began at North Bay Actor’s Workshop where he studied under Joyce Henderson, a student of the great Stella Adler, in his home town of Benicia California in 1988.

On graduating from Diablo Valley College, where he studied under Jim Kirkwood, another student of Stella Adler, Ben attended The Stella Adler Academy of Acting – in Hollywood where he studied his craft extensively under Mercedes Shirley.

Special Skills

Singer/Songwriter, Studio Recording Artist, Certified Nurse Assistant, Certified Home Health Aide, Security Patrol Officer, Shipping And Receiving Clerk, Certified Forklift Driver, Amateur Massage Therapist, Telemarketer, Truck Driver, Waiter, Prep Cook, Busboy, Dishwasher, and City Maintenance Worker.

Recent Film Work

THE ESCAPE
GIRLS ON THE RIVER
ONE SHOT
CAN’T TAKE YOU ANYWHERE
AUTO TOXIC
LETHARGY
HILL VIEW

Oliver
The Midget
Lil’ Benny
Vince
Voice-Over
Johnny
Supporting

Savage Six
M.I.H. Studio Films
Hillcrest Studio
RamCap Productions
Sequence Entertainment
Moon Boy Productions
New City Video

Recent Theatre Work

TWO TRAINS RUNNING
PINOCCHIO
THE DARK SIDE
SMILE
THIS PROPERTY IS CONDEMNED
HOUSE OF BLUE LEAVES
THE MATCH MAKER
THE LION, THE WITCH & THE WARDROBE
THE BREAKFAST CLUB

Hambone
Pinocchio
Skitz
Freddy
Tom
Little Nun
Barnaby
Dwarf
Brian

Benicia Old Town Theatre
Diablo Valley College
Majestic Theatre
Citiarts/Theatre Concord
Onstage Theatre
Diablo Valley College
Benicia Old Town Theatre
North Bay Actor’s Workshop
North Bay Actor’s Workshop

Events and Music Festivals:

VALLEJO VIBRATIONS
WEDNESDAY NIGHT LIVE
SHAWN JONES BENEFIT CONCERT

 

 

Vallejo Main Street
The Town House Vallejo CA
Inersha Entertainment

Featured Theme Song/Theme Vocalist:

Operation: Giveback | Episode 3
Operation: Giveback | Episode 1
Peace & Free People (The Song)

THE ESCAPE Soundtrack Savage Six:
Raven Lady
Hollywood Foxx
Book Of The Dead