Ben started in the industry as an editor at TVC, before his first short ‘Letting Go’ played at film festivals around the world and was featured on the South Bank Show. He came to public attention after directing ‘In The Hands of the Gods’ with his brother Gabe. The documentary feature which they edited in Ben's bedroom, was released nationwide in cinemas by Lionsgate to great critical acclaim. Other films have included ‘The Class of ’92’ (Universal) ‘First Among Equals’ (ITV) about Laurie Cunningham, the first black footballer to play for England, I Am Bolt (Universal) and ‘Hitsville, the Making of Motown' (Showtime).
Ben has directed music videos for a range of artists including Harry Styles, One Direction, Olly Murs, Demi Lovato, Little Mix and 5 Seconds of Summer, and commercials for brands such as Honda, Coca Cola, Rimmel, Sainsbury's, Evans Cycles and Jessops. He has written and directed a wealth of comedy with David Walliams, Danny Devito, James Corden, Richard Ayoade and Keith Lemon, and worked with stars like Daniel Craig, Gwyneth Paltrow, Hugh Grant, Kate Moss, Andy Murray and Michael Sheen.
As Fulwell 73 have grown Ben has increasingly worked as an Executive Producer in scripted comedy on projects such as Urban Myths for Sky, and non-scripted in shows such as Sunderland Til I Die (Netflix) and All Or Nothing Juventus (Amazon). Ben is obsessed by space and is currently completing ‘Among The Stars’ an access doc at NASA for one of the major streamers.