Ben Platt or Benjamin Schiff Platt is an American who is renowned as an actor, singer, and songwriter. As a child, he started his acting career in musical theatre. In the year 2006, Ben was seen in the productions of The Sound of Music. Later, in the year 2012 to 2015, he starred in The Book of Mormon. Since the year 2015 to 2017, Ben has gained prominence for originating the title role in Dear Evan Hansen, the Broadway coming-of-age musical. His performances helped him earn fame and multiple accolades. He also received the Tony, Emmy, and Grammy Awards.
Ben was the youngest solo recipient of the Tony Award in the category of Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical. In the 2021 film adaptation of the musical, Patt was seen in reprised the role of Evan Hansen. While listing his credits for remarkable success the must include films are the Pitch Perfect film series, Ricki and the Flash, and Run This Town. He was also seen in The Politician, the Netflix comedy-drama series. He was also nominated for the Golden Globe Award in the category of Best Actor in Television Series Musical or Comedy.
In the year 2017, Ben was listed among the annual Time 100 list which included the most influential people in the world. Ben also signed the Atlantic Records, in the year 2017. His debut studio album titled Sing to Me Instead was released in the month of March, in the year 2019. His debut concert film on Netflix was released in the month of May, in the year 2020, titled Ben Platt Live from Radio City Music Hall. In the year 2021, on 13th August, Ben’s second studio album titled Reverie was released.