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Ben Cook

 
Bio:
Broadway/National Tours: Tuck Everlasting, Newsies, Billy in Billy Elliot, Ragtime. Film/TV: "30 Rock," "Veep," "House of Cards," "Law and Order SVU," Disney's Newsies the Musical, and most recently Aaron Fisher in HBO's Paterno starring Al Pacino. Big thanks to my family, MSA, CESD and everyone ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway/National Tours: Tuck Everlasting, Newsies, Billy in Billy Elliot, Ragtime. Film/TV: "30 Rock," "Veep," "House of Cards," "Law and Order SVU," Disney's Newsies the Musical, and most recently Aaron Fisher in HBO's Paterno starring Al Pacino. Big thanks to my family, MSA, CESD and everyone ... (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2018
Ensemble
  [Washington, DC (Regional)]
National Theatre World Premiere, 2017
Performer
  [US Tour]
2nd National Tour, 2010
Michael (Alternate) [Replacement]
Billy Elliot (Alternate) [Replacement]

Ben Cook Biography

Broadway/National Tours: Tuck Everlasting, Newsies, Billy in Billy Elliot, Ragtime. Film/TV: "30 Rock," "Veep," "House of Cards," "Law and Order SVU," Disney's Newsies the Musical, and most recently Aaron Fisher in HBO's Paterno starring Al Pacino. Big thanks to my family, MSA, CESD and everyone supporting me through this wonderful journey. Spread the love. @bentylercook

Ben Cook Awards and Nominations

 
Helen Hayes Awards - 2012 - Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production
Ben CookBilly Elliot the Musical

Ben Cook News

Photos: Inside Opening Night of BETWEEN THE LINES Off-Broadway Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of BETWEEN THE LINES Off-Broadway
by Bruce Glikas - Jul 12, 2022

The new Off-Broadway musical Between the Lines opened last night at the Tony Kiser Theater at Second Stage (305 West 43rd Street). BroadwayWorld was there and you can check out photos here!

WEST SIDE STORY Soundtrack Released on 2-LP Vinyl Photo WEST SIDE STORY Soundtrack Released on 2-LP Vinyl
by Michael Major - Feb 4, 2022

West Side Story Original Motion Picture Soundtrack 2-LP vinyl has been released in three formats, including 2-LP set, black vinyl; a 2-LP set Walmart Exclusive, blue vinyl; and 2-LP set Target Exclusive, red vinyl and poster. Purchase the new vinyl variants now!

Wake Up With BWW 1/10: JERSEY BOYS Celebrates 1000 Performances Off-Broadway, and Mor Photo Wake Up With BWW 1/10: JERSEY BOYS Celebrates 1000 Performances Off-Broadway, and More!
by - Jan 10, 2022

Today's top stories include Jersey Boys celebrating 1000 performances off-Broadway! Plus, The Book of Mormon's Elder Price and Elder Cunningham, Kevin Clay and Cody Jamison Strand join Backstage Live with Richard Ridge, The Avett Brothers musical, Swept Away, begins performances at Berkeley Rep, and more!

Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Birmingham Awards; Aggie's BEAUTY AND THE B Photo Last Chance To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Birmingham Awards; Aggie's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 27, 2021

This is the last chance to vote for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Birmingham Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Birmingham Awards; Aggie's BEAUTY AND THE B Photo Final Weeks To Vote For The BroadwayWorld Birmingham Awards; Aggie's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Leads Best Musical!
by BWW Staff - Dec 20, 2021

Time is running out to vote for for the 2021 BroadwayWorld Birmingham Awards! The 2021 Regional Awards honor productions which had their first performance between October 1, 2020 through September 30, 2021.

Rachel Zegler, Barlow & Bear and More Make Forbes 30 Under 30 List Photo Rachel Zegler, Barlow & Bear and More Make Forbes 30 Under 30 List
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Dec 1, 2021

Forbes has revealed their annual 30 Under 30 list, highlighting the upcoming generation of talent in the categories of Music, Hollywood & Entertainment, Social Media, and more. The list includes a handful of well-known stars of the theater world, including Rachel Zegler, Abigail Barlow & Emily Bear and more!

WEST SIDE STORY Film Soundtrack Set For December 3 Release Photo WEST SIDE STORY Film Soundtrack Set For December 3 Release
by Michael Major - Nov 30, 2021

The West Side Story Original Motion Picture Soundtrack will feature 21 songs from the film and will be released in both standard digital and physical (CD and vinyl) configurations, as well as a digital release in Dolby Atmos Music. Check out the track listing and pre-order the album now!

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by Ainhoa Hornero - Aug 30, 2021

Consulta el calendario de estrenos para estar al d√≠a de las √ļltimas adaptaciones f√≠lmicas

Danny Burstein, Krysta Rodriguez and More Star in PLACES, PLEASE. Short Film - Watch  Photo Danny Burstein, Krysta Rodriguez and More Star in PLACES, PLEASE. Short Film - Watch the Trailer Now!
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 24, 2021

With these seven artists, including a dancer, writer, director and drag artist,¬†PLACES, PLEASE.¬†pulls back the curtain and shows how artists have been grieving for the loss of their passion and their craft. ¬†‚Äč

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by Nuria Pedret - Aug 4, 2021

Consulta el calendario de estrenos para estar al d√≠a de las √ļltimas adaptaciones f√≠lmicas

Ben Cook Videos

Photos & Video: Broadway's Return Continues Disney-Style with Live at The New Am: A B Videoplay
Photos & Video: Broadway's Return Continues Disney-Style with Live at The New Am: A Benefit Concert for The Actors Fund

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 23, 2021

Last night, Broadway’s New Amsterdam Theatre reopened with Live at The New Am: A Benefit Concert for The Actors Fund, marking one of the first events on Broadway since the shutdown and the first Broadway performance to hire actors on an Equity contract, the union of Broadway performers. Check out photos of the show, Disney alumni in the audience and a video from the special performance. 

VIDEO: Watch Dan DeLuca and Ben Cook in the Musical Episode of THE INVISIBLE THINGS Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Dan DeLuca and Ben Cook in the Musical Episode of THE INVISIBLE THINGS

by Stage Tube - May 27, 2020

DAN DELUCA (Newsies) and BEN COOK (Mean Girls, Newsies) have teamed up for a special musical episode of The Field's new web series, The Invisible Things. What happens when the ghost of a genius drops in on Danny D and his friend, Benson (from the tiny door).

VIDEO: Isaac Powell Sings WEST SIDE STORY's 'Something's Coming' Videoplay
VIDEO: Isaac Powell Sings WEST SIDE STORY's 'Something's Coming'

by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2019

Something great is coming! With the Broadway revival of West Side Story currently in previews, the show's very own Tony, Isaac Powell, took to the stage at Live from Here with Chris Thile to perform the show's iconic song 'Something's Coming.' Check out the full performance with this video!

VIDEO: Ashley Park Joins in R&H Goes Pop with 'Do-Re-Mi' Videoplay
VIDEO: Ashley Park Joins in R&H Goes Pop with 'Do-Re-Mi'

by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2019

The Rodgers & Hammerstein Organization today released the sixth music video in their YouTube Series, 'R&H Goes Pop!' The video features Ashley Park (Mean Girls, Rodgers & Hammerstein's The King and I), putting a contemporary spin on the classic tune 'Do-Re-Mi' from The Sound of Music. 

VIDEO: New MEAN GIRLS Cast Members And Original Faves Get Fetch In Latest Footage! Videoplay
VIDEO: New MEAN GIRLS Cast Members And Original Faves Get Fetch In Latest Footage!

by Stage Tube - May 20, 2019

This spring, Mean Girls on Broadway welcomed a new set of adult women in Tony Award-nominee Jennifer Simard and a brand new number two for Regina George, Krystina Alabado, who has stepped into the fabulous shoes of Gretchen Weiners.

VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS' Kyle Selig Chats with Broadway ASMR Videoplay
VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS' Kyle Selig Chats with Broadway ASMR

by Stage Tube - Feb 20, 2019

Kyle Selig, who currently stars as Aaron Samuels in Mean Girls on Broadway, recently sat down with Morgan Reynolds in an all new episode of Broadway ASMR.

VIDEO: The Stars of MEAN GIRLS Are 'Rockin' Around the Pole' This Holiday Season Videoplay
VIDEO: The Stars of MEAN GIRLS Are 'Rockin' Around the Pole' This Holiday Season

by Stage Tube - Dec 7, 2018

The Hot Elves of Mean Girls on Broadway have a holiday treat for all you nice girls and boys out there. Hear the song to match the iconic choreo, as the Plastics hit the recording studio for a merry recording of 'Rockin' Around the Pole'. See all the holiday fun below!

VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS Perform 'Fearless' on the Parade Videoplay
VIDEO: MEAN GIRLS Perform 'Fearless' on the Parade

by Robert Diamond - Nov 22, 2018

How fetch! Mean Girls performed 'Fearless' on today's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and we've got the video!

VIDEO: Watch Barrett Wilbert Weed in the Music Video for MEAN GIRLS' 'I'd Rather Be M Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Barrett Wilbert Weed in the Music Video for MEAN GIRLS' 'I'd Rather Be Me'

by Stage Tube - Oct 24, 2018

Broadway's Mean Girls and Atlantic Records have released the official music video for 'I'd Rather Be Me' from the award-winning hit musical featuring Barrett Wilbert Weed, who currently performs as Janis Sarkisian in the show.  The video had its exclusive premiere yesterday via Rolling Stone, who called it both 'empowering' and 'uplifting.'  'I'd Rather Be Me' is featured on the 'Mean Girls Original Cast Recording,' out now.  The 'Mean Girls Original Cast Recording,' was produced by Jeff Richmond, Nell Benjamin, Tina Fey, Mary-Mitchell Campbell and Lorne Michaels and co-produced by Pete Ganbarg, Craig Rosen and John Clancy.

VIDEO: The Cast of MEAN GIRLS Performs 'Stupid with Love' on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEY Videoplay
VIDEO: The Cast of MEAN GIRLS Performs 'Stupid with Love' on LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS

by Stage Tube - Oct 2, 2018

Broadway's Mean Girls cast performs 'Stupid with Love' for Late Night with Seth Meyers.


Ben Cook Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Ben Cook been in?
Ben Cook has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Ben Cook been in?
Ben Cook has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Ben Cook been nominated for?
Outstanding Supporting Performer, Non-Resident Production (Helen Hayes Awards) for Billy Elliot the Musical .