In February of this year, Ben was interviewed by Las Vegas Review-Journal movie and TV critic, Christopher Lawrence, about Ben’s hopes to inspire with charity movie premieres for Vegas Voices, a weekly series featuring notable Las Vegans. Below is an excerpt from that interview.
You moved to Vegas in 2002, and your first break was working in “Star Trek: The Experience.” What was that like?
At the time, “The Klingon Encounter” was going on, so the actors would play multiple roles, from Star Fleet to the janitor. … We were just living our dreams, being paid actors. That was my first real job as a paid actor.