After attending the State University of New York at Plattsburgh, actor Owen Benjamin began his career by co-creating and directing the web series That's My Daughter for Comedy Central in 2007. The next year, he made his on-screen debut with a small role in The House Bunny and was soon cast in the TV series Gaytown, as well as the web series Heckle U, about a loser who finds his one talent in heckling opposing players at sports events.
Biography by Cammila Collar
- Has played classical piano since childhood.
- Has performed his musical stand-up comedy act at such forums as the Aspen Comedy Festival and the Montreal Comedy Festival.
- Returned to his hometown of Oswego, New York, after 10 years away to perform at the Waterman Theatre.
- Has starred in the popular web series Gaytown, Owen Benjamin Presents and Heckle-U.