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Ben Platt Biography

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Benjamin Platt is an American actor, singer, and songwriter. He made his Broadway debut in The Book of Mormon and later starred in Dear Evan Hansen, receiving multiple accolades for his performance as the title character, including the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical.[2] Platt's film ... (read complete bio)
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Bio:
Benjamin Platt is an American actor, singer, and songwriter. He made his Broadway debut in The Book of Mormon and later starred in Dear Evan Hansen, receiving multiple accolades for his performance as the title character, including the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical.[2] Platt's film ... (read complete bio)

Benjamin Platt is an American actor, singer, and songwriter. He made his Broadway debut in The Book of Mormon and later starred in Dear Evan Hansen, receiving multiple accolades for his performance as the title character, including the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Musical.[2]

Platt's film credits include Pitch Perfect, Pitch Perfect 2, Ricki and the Flash, Run This Town, and Drunk Parents. Since 2019, he has starred in the Netflix comedy-drama series The Politician, for which he was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Television Series Musical or Comedy.

In 2017, Platt signed with Atlantic Records and released his album, Sing to Me Instead. In May 2020, a concert film, titled Ben Platt Live from Radio City Music Hall, debuted on Netflix.

Platt will reprise his role as Evan Hansen in the film adaptation of Dear Evan Hanson. It will be released on September 24, 2021.

Ben Platt Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
BroadwayWorld Awards - 2017 - Best Leading Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Ben Platt, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Drama League Awards - 2017 - Distinguished Performance Award Gold Star
Ben Platt, Dear Evan Hansen
 
The Lortels - 2017 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical Gold Star
Ben Platt, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical Gold Star
Ben Platt, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Drama League Awards - 2016 - Distinguished Performance Award
Ben Platt, Dear Evan Hansen
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2016 - Outstanding Actor in a Musical
Ben Platt, Dear Evan Hansen