Benjamin was born on August 26 in Huntington, NY; he currently resides in Manhattan and he enjoys scuba diving; fishing and golf.


Benjamin was a member of the first class of the drama division of the Julliard School and was a founding member of The Acting Company, under the late John Houseman; in which his performances includes The Three Sisters, The Time of Your Life, Next Time Iíll Sing To You, The Hostage, The Robber Bridegroom, Measure for Measure, Edward III, The Taming of the Shrew, The Knack, The Lower Depths, and Arms and The Man.


Benjamin has also appeared on Broadway in Awake and Sing, Strider, and in the title role of The Elephant Man.Off-Broadway credits include The Lisbon Traviata, After the Fall,The Rear Column, The Philanthropist, and Life and Limb.


Benjamin has also appeared in feature films including; Spanking the Monkey, Regarding Henry, Consenting Adults, and Manhunter.


Benjamin has also appeared in other daytime dramas including; Guiding Light, Texas and Another World.

Also in primetime shows including; Law and Order and Mann and Machine; and in tv movies The Demon Murder Case and King of the Line.

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