Jason Benjamin Biography

Birthday: 1969-08-22
Place of Birth: Oak Ridge, Tennessee USA
Height: 6' 1" (1.85 m)
Wiki Biography: Jason Benjamin grew up in the Cumberland Mountains of East Tennessee. His youth was spent participating in competitive sports like baseball, football, and Karate. When he was 13, his grandfather took him to see the musical Hello Dolly. He was immediately captivated by what he saw on stage. It was during his junior year of high school that he first took the stage himself, appearing in various school theater productions. Jason joined the Navy during his senior year of high school. He was honorably discharged from active duty in 1991 after serving his four year commitment. Returning to Tennessee, he spent the next seven years as a police officer. Much of that time was spent working as an undercover narcotics officer and member of the SWAT team. In 1998, Jason switched over to the fire department. Over the last two and a half decades, Jason has traveled the world participating in sports like scuba diving, backpacking, rappelling, rock climbing, and kayaking. He had a promising career as a professional wrestler during the 90's until he shattered his leg while practicing for an upcoming match. With over 23 years of combined military and emergency services experience coupled with his background in Karate, boxing and professional wrestling, Jason has worked as an actor, stuntman, fight choreographer, producer and technical advisor for Police, Fire, EMS, and Military tactics for the stage and silver screen.

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Filmography

Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Point of Fear Dr. Michael Jamison 2006 Drama, Horror, Mystery
Boys of Summerville Roid 2008 Comedy, Drama, Family
Holy Ghost People Brother Edgar 2013 Drama, Thriller
Something, Anything Nick Thornton 2014 Drama, Romance
Prison Break-In Hank Mason 2015 Comedy