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Ben Zook

Actor | Producer | Writer

Ben is currently one of the creators, producers and stars of the hit gay web series, "Where the Bears Are!" The award-winning comedy mystery is a worldwide success with over 35 MILLION VIEWS online ... read full biography
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5' 10" (1.78m) | Performs 40-50 & 10 more performer profile details
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AFTRA | WGA | SAG | SAG-AFTRA
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Still of Ben Zook in Reno 911! and The Tanning Booth IncidentBen ZookBen ZookBen Zook, Rick Copp, Joe Dietl, Chad Sanders and Ian Parks in Where the Bears Are
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15 titles
Past Film & Video (6 titles) Budget U.S. Gross Worldwide
Jack and Jill (2011)
Writer (story) Writer (story)   See fewer
$79MM
$74MM
$151MM
I Hate Valentine's Day (2009)
Writer (story) Writer (story)   See fewer
$3MM
$10K
Sorry (2008)
(Short) - Boss Boss   See fewer
Roads to Riches (2002)
Henry Jones Henry Jones   See fewer
Can't Stop Dancing (1999)
Randy Rubio, Director, Writer Randy Rubio, Director, Writer   See fewer
The Thin Pink Line (1998)
Faggles / Mr. Wintergarden Faggles / Mr. Wintergarden   See fewer
Past Television (7 titles) Episodes
Where the Bears Are (2012–2018)
(TV Series) - Nelson Dorkoff / Nelson (120 episodes, 2012), Producer (93 episodes, 2012), Writer (58 episodes, 2013), Writer (11 episodes, 2012) Nelson Dorkoff / Nelson (120 episodes, 2012), Producer (93 episodes, 2012), Writer (58 episodes, 2013), Writer (11 episodes, 2012)   See fewer
House Party Bears (Sep 20, 2018) Season 7, Episode 4 - Nelson Dorkoff Nelson Dorkoff   See fewer
127
Reno 911! (2008)
(TV Series) - Jeffrey De La Costa (4 episodes, 2008) Jeffrey De La Costa (4 episodes, 2008)   See fewer
Junior Runs for Office (Jun 26, 2008) Season 5, Episode 14 - Jeffrey De La Costa Jeffrey De La Costa   See fewer
4
Lovespring International (2006)
(TV Series) - Donald Drake (2 episodes, 2006) Donald Drake (2 episodes, 2006)   See fewer
The Loser Club (Jul 17, 2006) Season 1, Episode 6 - Donald Drake Donald Drake   See fewer
Pilot (Jun 5, 2006) Season 1, Episode 1 - Donald Drake Donald Drake   See fewer
2
Primetime Glick (2003)
(TV Series) - Police Officer (1 episode, 2003) Police Officer (1 episode, 2003)   See fewer
Jimmy Kimmel/Sharon Stone (May 22, 2003) Season 3, Episode 4 - Police Officer Police Officer   See fewer
1
The Drew Carey Show (2002)
(TV Series) - Underpants Guy (1 episode, 2002) Underpants Guy (1 episode, 2002)   See fewer
The Underpants Guy (May 22, 2002) Season 7, Episode 27 - Underpants Guy (as Benjamin Zook) Underpants Guy (as Benjamin Zook)   See fewer
1
Mr. Show with Bob and David (1995)
(TV Series) - Director (1 episode, 1995) Director (1 episode, 1995)   See fewer
What to Think (Nov 10, 1995) Season 1, Episode 2 - Director Director   See fewer
1
Comedy Product (1995– )
(TV Series) - Brett Fairy Brett Fairy   See fewer
Self (2 titles) Budget U.S. Gross Worldwide
Absolutely Jason Stuart (2014)
(TV Series) - Himself (1 episode, 2014) Himself (1 episode, 2014)   See fewer
Joe Dietl/Joe Dietl/Ben Zook (Sep 30, 2014) Himself Himself   See fewer
Hey Qween! (2014)
(TV Series) - Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2014) Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)   See fewer
Where the Bears Are (Aug 11, 2014) Season 1, Episode 12 - Himself - Guest Himself - Guest   See fewer

Additional Credits

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Theater (18 titles) Role / Position Company / Director
Hollywood Hellhouse *
Chad the Rapist
Steve Allen Theatre
The Real Live Brady Bunch *
Peter Brady
LA, NYC, Chicago
Margot's Bush *
Lead
Lillian Theatre
Slap & Tickle *
Lead
Lillian Theatre
The Armando Show *
Guest Host
IO West
Valley of the Dolls *
Lead
Coast Playhouse
Not Without My Nipples! *
Lead
Coast Playhouse
Up with Puberty! *
Lead
Coast Playhouse
Patty, Patty, Bang, Bang! *
Lead
Coast Playhouse
St. Elmo's Phire *
Director
Globe Playhouse
Phoxes *
Director
Hudson Backstage
Manson: The Musical *
Lead
Annoyance Theatre
Coed Prison Sluts *
Lead
Annoyance Theatre
That Darn Anti-Christ *
Lead
Annoyance Theatre
Sexboy *
Lead
Annoyance Theatre
Shakespeare's Sid and Nancy *
Lead
Annoyance Theatre
Tippi: Portrait of a Virgin An After-School Special Gone Bad *
Director
Annoyance Theatre
Stars of Tomorrow *
Lead
Second City Chicago
Comedy (7 titles) Role / Position Company / Director
For Entertainment Purposes Only *
Lead
Globe Playhouse
Tantrum *
Lead
Diamond Club
Character Assassination *
Lead
Highways
Media Whore *
Lead
St. Genesius
The Ben and Mel Show *
Lead
Luna Park
Outbreak at the Hudson *
Lead
Hudson Backstage
Beachwood Palace Jubilee *
Lead
Tamarind Theatre
Film (10 titles) Role / Position Company / Director
Can't Stop Dancing! *
Lead
Zook/Falick
The Thin Pink Line *
Lead
Dietl/Irpino
Meet Chet & Mindy *
Lead
Sara Kontoff
Sorry *
Featured
Joe Dietl
Road to Heaven *
Featured
Guy Shalem
Boys Life 3 *
Featured
Jason Gould
Road to Riches *
Featured
M. Gallagher
Renee Turns Forty *
Featured
Dietl/Irpino
Welcome! *
Featured
Jon Emery
Ed Wood *
Featured
Tim Burton
Television (19 titles) Role / Position Company / Director
Where the Bears Are *
Nelson Dorkoff
3 Bears Entertainment
Reno 911! *
Recurring
Comedy Central
Lovespring International *
Recurring
Lifetime
Next! (Pilot) *
Series Regular
FOX/Bob Odenkirk
Good Sex (Pilot) *
Series Regular
Guy Shalem
Midnightly News (Pilot) *
Series Regular
Coquette Productions
Made for TV (Pilot) *
Series Regular
Oxygen
Brett & Loretta (Pilot) *
Series Regular
Comedy Central
Mall-o-rama (Pilot) *
Series Regular
ABC
Headcheese (Pilot) *
Series Regular
MTV
Grindshow Joe (Pilot) *
Series Regular
Disney
Beef 'N Boards (Pilot) *
Series Regular
Presentation
Meet The Ragsdales (Pilot) *
Series Regular
Presentation
Mr. Show w/Bob and Dave *
Recurring
HBO
Comedy Product *
Guest Star
Comedy Central
Drew Carey *
Co-Star
ABC
Primetime Glick *
Co-Star
Comedy Central
Top 21 Countdown *
Guest Star
VH-1
The Tonight Show *
Guest Star
NBC
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