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Bio:
Ben is a Broadway and Off-Broadway investor and producer. His most recent project being Daddy Long Legs, starring Megan McGinnis and Paul Alexander Nolan. Daddy Long Legs features music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon (Sense and Sensibility), book by Tony Award and Olivier Award winner ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Ben is a Broadway and Off-Broadway investor and producer. His most recent project being Daddy Long Legs, starring Megan McGinnis and Paul Alexander Nolan. Daddy Long Legs features music and lyrics by Tony Award nominee Paul Gordon (Sense and Sensibility), book by Tony Award and Olivier Award winner ... (read complete bio)
MPAC Announces On Stage and Virtual Lineup April 19-24 Photo MPAC Announces On Stage and Virtual Lineup April 19-24
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 19, 2021

MPAC continues with limited capacity concerts on stage in April with comedian Ben Bailey and the music of The Brit Pack, as well as a virtual National Geographic Live lecture by Andy Mann sponsored by BASF.

LONE STAR LAW: PATROL AND PROTECT Premieres on Discovery Channel Photo LONE STAR LAW: PATROL AND PROTECT Premieres on Discovery Channel
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Dec 18, 2020

The saying is true: everything is bigger in Texas, including the jobs of the Texas Game Wardens who have been protecting the Lone Star State's wildlife and more than 29 million citizens since 1895.

BWW Review: SEA SHAMBLES, Royal Albert Home Photo BWW Review: SEA SHAMBLES, Royal Albert Home
by Debbie Gilpin - May 20, 2020

Following on from their 2018 Space Shambles, the Cosmic Shambles Network was due to make a return to the Royal Albert Hall for Sea Shambles a?' a celebration of the Blue Planet by way of science, music, and comedy. Instead, a re-jigged version took place as part of the Stay At Home Festival this weekend; a blue whale-like show of around three-and-a-half hours, an exceptional range of contributors were featured, including the likes of Lemn Sissay, Dr Helen Scales, Josie Long, and (naturally) Prof Brian Cox.

Mayo Performing Arts Center Has Announced Further Postponements Photo Mayo Performing Arts Center Has Announced Further Postponements
by Alexa Criscitiello - Apr 7, 2020

MPAC has announced that ll events through May 31 have been postponed. Rescheduled dates will be announced shortly.

Mayo Performing Arts Center Suspends All Performances Through April 30 Photo Mayo Performing Arts Center Suspends All Performances Through April 30
by Stephi Wild - Mar 25, 2020

All of MPAC's events through April 30 are postponed or cancelled.

David Tennant to Play Serial Killer Dennis Nilsen in New ITV Drama Photo David Tennant to Play Serial Killer Dennis Nilsen in New ITV Drama
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 22, 2019

ITV has announced the commission of Des, a three part drama which follows the arrest and trial of serial killer Dennis Nilsen, known as Des. 

Bravo's Revival of Popular Game Show CASH CAB Premieres Monday, Oct. 7! Photo Bravo's Revival of Popular Game Show CASH CAB Premieres Monday, Oct. 7!
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 19, 2019

Bravo is reviving the Emmy Award-winning gameshow 'Cash Cab' from Lion Television, an All3Media company, and bringing back host and comedian Ben Bailey. New Yorkers and tourists alike have pined for a chance to test their knowledge and win money in the iconic Cash Cab. Now, they may get a chance, and this time with a Bravo twist. In this series reboot, the questions will include more for lovers of pop culture and even a few appearances from Bravolebrities.

Bravo to Reboot CASH CAB with Ben Bailey as Host Photo Bravo to Reboot CASH CAB with Ben Bailey as Host
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 2, 2019

Bravo Media¬†is reviving the Emmy Award-winning gameshow ‚ÄúCash Cab‚ÄĚ from Lion Television, an All3Media company, and bringing back host and comedian Ben Bailey, it was announced today by Rachel Smith, Senior Vice President, Development, Bravo Media. This comes on the heels of Bravo announcing its reboot of the iconic dating series,¬†‚ÄúBlind Date.‚Ä̬†‚ÄúCash Cab‚ÄĚ begins shooting this summer and will premiere later this year.

The National Theatre Announces 15 Productions Of New Plays And Fresh Adaptations By L Photo The National Theatre Announces 15 Productions Of New Plays And Fresh Adaptations By Leading Writers
by Stephi Wild - Jun 13, 2019

The National Theatre has announced 15 productions of new plays and fresh adaptations by leading writers.

2019 National Theatre Connections Festival Premieres Ten Brand New Plays Staged By Yo Photo 2019 National Theatre Connections Festival Premieres Ten Brand New Plays Staged By Young People
by Stephi Wild - May 22, 2019

Ten UK school and youth theatre companies have been chosen to bring their productions of ten brand new plays to the 2019 National Theatre Connections Festival, which takes place in the Dorfman Theatre from 25-29 June.

BBC One and SundanceTV Begin Production on Season Two of THE SPLIT Photo BBC One and SundanceTV Begin Production on Season Two of THE SPLIT
by Kaitlin Milligan - Mar 21, 2019

BBC One and SundanceTV announced today that production has started in London on season two of the original series¬†The Split, helmed by BAFTA and Emmy¬ģ¬†Award-winning writer¬†Abi Morgan¬†(River, Suffragette, The Hour) and executive producer¬†Jane Featherstone¬†(Broadchurch, River, Humans).¬†The series' second season stars¬†Nicola Walker¬†(River,¬†Last Tango In Halifax),¬†Stephen Mangan¬†(Episodes),¬†Deborah Findlay¬†(Leaving),¬†Fiona Button¬†(Lip Service),¬†Annabel Scholey¬†(Being Human),¬†Rudi Dharmalingam¬†(Our Girl) and¬†Barry Atsma¬†(Hector And The Search For Happiness) with¬†Donna Air¬†(Hotel Babylon) and¬†Ben Bailey Smith¬†(Cleaning Up,¬†Doctor Who) joining the cast in season two.

Full Line-up Including Phoebe Fox Announced For MY WHITE BEST FRIEND Photo Full Line-up Including Phoebe Fox Announced For MY WHITE BEST FRIEND
by Stephi Wild - Mar 6, 2019

The full line-up of performers for the week-long festival of letters, My White Best Friend and Other Letters Left Unsaid, has been announced. Could you put your white best friend on stage and remind them that they're part of the problem? Taking to the stage across the week to blind-read the letters are Phoebe Fox (A View from the Bridge, Broadway and West End; The Acid Test, Royal Court Theatre), Ben Bailey Smith (David Brent: Life on the Road, BBC Films; as Doc Brown: Live at the Apollo, BBC) and The Bunker's own Artistic Director, Chris Sonnex.

Paloma Faith, Miriam Margolyes Join 101 DALMATIAN STREET Series Photo Paloma Faith, Miriam Margolyes Join 101 DALMATIAN STREET Series
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 31, 2018

Paloma Faith and Miriam Margolyes will lend their voices to the upcoming animated series '101 Dalmatian Street,' according to Variety.

BFI London Film Festival Announces 2018 Juries Photo BFI London Film Festival Announces 2018 Juries
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 2, 2018

The 62nd BFI London Film Festival in partnership with American Express¬ģ announces its jury line-up for this year's Festival Awards. The juries will be led by: Academy Award-nominated director Lenny Abrahamson, nominee for the LFF Best Film Award for Room (LFF 2015 and also director of Frank, winner Best Screenplay BIFA 2014); Francis Lee, winner of the 2017 BIFA for Best Debut Screenwriter for God's Own Country; the prolific, award-winning documentary producer Simon Chinn, who won the 2009 and 2013 Academy Award for Best Documentary for Man on Wire and Searching For Sugarman respectively; and director Rungano Nyoni, whose film I Am Not a Witch was in the First Feature competition in the Festival last year (securing her a nomination for the IWC Schaffhausen Filmmaker Bursary Award in association with the BFI), won the BAFTA for Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, Director or Producer and is the UK's entry for Best Foreign Language Film for the 2019 Academy Awards.

The Old Vic Announces Part Two of its Fourth Season - ALL MY SONS, and More Photo The Old Vic Announces Part Two of its Fourth Season - ALL MY SONS, and More
by Stephi Wild - Sep 14, 2018

Matthew Warchus' fourth season as Artistic Director of The Old Vic completes with an Arthur Miller double-bill, a World Premiere by Lucy Prebble and a special One Voice performance. These productions form Part 2 of the season, and follow the previously announced Part 1 consisting of ZooNation: The Kate Prince Company's production of SYLVIA; Annie-B Parson's 17c; Emma Rice's Wise Children; and A Christmas Carol - for which today we also announce further casting.

Dive Into an All-New Season of Discovery's CASH CAB with a Special Shark Week Episode Photo Dive Into an All-New Season of Discovery's CASH CAB with a Special Shark Week Episode on Today
by BWW News Desk - Jul 27, 2018

Dive Into an All-New Season of Discovery's CASH CAB with a Special Shark Week Episode on 7/27

Dive Into an All-New Season of Discovery's CASH CAB with a Special Shark Week Episode Photo Dive Into an All-New Season of Discovery's CASH CAB with a Special Shark Week Episode on 7/27
by Tori Hartshorn - Jul 11, 2018

Dive Into an All-New Season of Discovery's CASH CAB with a Special Shark Week Episode on 7/27

Discovery's CASH CAB Heats Up This Summer When It Returns in July Photo Discovery's CASH CAB Heats Up This Summer When It Returns in July
by Tori Hartshorn - May 15, 2018

Temperatures are rising and so is the competition on Discovery's CASH CAB! Comedian Ben Bailey and his taxi return to the sizzling streets of New York City, giving unsuspecting passengers a break from the heat and a ride they won't ever forget. The Emmy-Award(R) winning series CASH CAB returns to Discovery Channel in July. In addition, viewers can also catch up on past seasons of CASH CAB on the Discovery GO app - free with their paid TV subscription.

A Stellar Lineup of Comedians Bring Laughs to Carolines On Broadway in December Photo A Stellar Lineup of Comedians Bring Laughs to Carolines On Broadway in December
by BWW News Desk - Dec 1, 2017

Carolines on Broadway, New York City's premier comedy venue, presents its talented line-up for the month of December, highlighted by headliners Kevin Nealon, from CBS' Man with a Plan, on December 1 and 2; Tiffany Haddish, from the hit film Girls Trip, December 7 - 10; Ben Bailey, host of Discovery's Cash Cab, December 14 - 16; Gilbert Gottfried, from the documentary film Gilbert, December 22 and 23; Modi, from the film Louisiana Caviar, December 24; and Dave Attell, from his Netflix special Road Work, December 27 - 30.

A Stellar Lineup of Comedians Bring Laughs to Carolines On Broadway in December Photo A Stellar Lineup of Comedians Bring Laughs to Carolines On Broadway in December
by Alexa Criscitiello - Nov 28, 2017

Carolines on Broadway, New York City's premier comedy venue, presents its talented line-up for the month of December, highlighted by headliners Kevin Nealon, from CBS' Man with a Plan, on December 1 and 2; Tiffany Haddish, from the hit film Girls Trip, December 7 - 10; Ben Bailey, host of Discovery's Cash Cab, December 14 - 16; Gilbert Gottfried, from the documentary film Gilbert, December 22 and 23; Modi, from the film Louisiana Caviar, December 24; and Dave Attell, from his Netflix special Road Work, December 27 - 30.

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