Ben Gonio

SAG/AFTRA*
  • Performance Type
    On-Camera, Voiceover
  • Gender
    Male
  • Age Range
    35-50
Height5' 8"
Weight179
HairDark
EyesDark brows
Shoe8 1/2
Shirt15 1/2, Medium
Pants (men)34/32
Jacket42R, Medium
HatMedium

Videos

2024 Reel

Audio Samples

Commercial

RESUME

Film & Television

The LibrariansGuest StarringTNT, Ex Libris Prods.
GrimmER DoctorNBC
Leverage "The long, long goodbye job"Interpol Agent: Alex SmithTNT/Leverage Productions
Jobs: A Way OutFeaturedPBS
Microsoft: One NoteAfterflow/PowerpointVon Piglet Productions
X-box 360GamerMicrosoft/Barry & Greg Modern Media
Microsoft/Barry & Greg Modern MediaSales EmployeeThe Edge Creative
Microsoft Skype for BusinessIT ProDir. Daniel Brown, World Famous
Microsoft Anti-Harrassment TrainingDeepakMicrosoft
Microsoft E-TableHusbandMicrosoft
Microsoft Anti-Corruption TrainingAmitVon Piglet Productions
Russell InvestmentGraphic DesignerTri-Film
Shared Source LicenseDeveloperTri-Film/Microsoft
Ethical DecisionsStarringQMR
Let’s Get HonestDylanMedia Agents
Windows Media CenterHostTri-Film/Microsoft
Blue LoveStarringUSC Master Thesis
Jobs: A Way OutFeaturedPBS
Secrets RevealedSupportingJared Stein Productions
X-mas FuneralSupportingDir. C. Palmer/Hungry Ghost Production
Streets Of BloodSupportingDir. A Morgan/Emerald Star Production
Model MinorityStarringUCLA - Nate Gee Tang Productions
Management CommunicationIsaacOne Minute Learning

Commercials

Washington LotteryCornerbackCole & Weber

Representative Stage Roles

Sweeney ToddSweeney ToddArts/West, Directors: Mathew Wright & Eric Ankrim
It's a Wonderful LifeGeorge BaileyTheatre Anonymous, Dir. Shawn Belyea, Cornish Playhouse
Love Letters by A.R. GurneyAndrew Makepeace IIIfee-nix Productions
The Good Person of SetzuanThe WatersellerEndangered Species Project, ACT Theatre, Dir. Richard Ziman
Take Me AmericaWuThe Village Theatre
Tomas & The Library LadyPapa GrandeSeattle Children's Theatre
King Henry IVHotspurSeattle Shakespeare Co.
Cure At TroyPikri Alithea/Chorus 2Seattle Repertory Theatre
Seattle Repertory TheatreIto5th Ave. Theatre, Seattle
The Last Starfighter [ workshop presentation]ZandozanVillage Theatre, Issaquah, WA.
The SuicideYegorMeany Studio Theatre
GhostWritten [workshop]LinhSeattle Repertory Theatre
MephistoSarder/JosthinkelMeany Studio Theatre
Temple [concert perf.]RancherSeattle Repertory Theatre
Romeo & JulietCapuletArizona Repertory Theatre
Haroun & The Sea Of StoriesWalrus/ Mr. SenguptaPlayhouse Theatre
That DayRickyThe Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis
DragonwingsBlack-DogMinneapolis Children’s Theatre
Berlin To BroadwayMacheathCarnegie Mellon
The King & IKingCoeur d’Alene Summer Theatre, Idaho
Chang & Eng [NYC Musical Theatre Festival/2006]ChangTheatre At St. Clements (NYC)
How To Succeed In Business…Wally WomperArizona Repertory Theatre
The Night Of The IguanaPanchoA Contemporary Theatre
The Edge Of The WorldChingachgookSeattle Rep. (Hot Type 2005)
In Flagrante GothictoSinaiDir. Alison Narver, Empty Space Theater, Seattle
The School for WivesHoraceDir. Scott Webster, Classics Unlimited, Seattle
Making TracksFreddie/JuanDir. Jeff Steitzer, Village Theatre - Seattle
Miss Saigon [first Regional Theater staging]BartenderDir. Bruce Lumpkin, T.U.T.S. – Houston, Texas
The TempestStephanoDir. Dennis Jones, Sierra Repertory Theatre, Sonora, CA.
Paint Your WagonJulioDir. Frank Latson, Sierra Repertory Theatre
FolliesYoung BuddyDir. Tim Dang, East West Players, Los Angeles
Richard IISir William BagotKnightsbridge Theatre (Pasadena, CA)
Measure for MeasureFriar PeterSanta Monica Theatre Guild, CA.
West Side StoryPepeDir. Jim Edmundson, Rogue Music Theatre - Oregon
Nathan The WiseNathanDir. Dexter Fidler, CMU Studio Theatre- Pittsburgh
Contents Under PressureBenDir. Susan Finque, Alice B. Theatre - Seattle
Black Elk SpeaksBlack ElkDir. Morris Hendrickson, Shoreline Theatre - Seattle
Present LaughterGarry EssendineDir. Steve Pearson, Meany Studio Theatre

Education

M.F.A. in ActingUniversity of Washington Professional Actor Training Program
Stage Combat: UA/R&D/BS/QSDrew Fracher, Geoff Alm, David Woolley
Shakespeare WorkshopsPatrick Stewart, Bartlett Sher, Scott Kaiser, PJ Papparelli, Jordan Thaler, Andrew Wade (RSC)
Dance & MovementAndrei Droznin, Jose Meier, Judith Conte, James Caton, Marcela Lorca
Singing [ tenor ]Myrna Paris, Julian Patrick, Gary Kline, Eileen Manzin, Lindi Lindstrom, Andrew Cooke, Scott Hafso
Lecoq/Mask workThomas Prattki, Liz Orion, Tim & Babs Harrison
Voice & Speech/DialectsDonald Wadsworth, Bob Parks, Natalie Baker, Judith Shahn, Virginia Ness Ray
Suzuki Training/ViewpointsKelly Maurer (SITI), Robyn Hunt (UW)
Acting: Carnegie MellonAnatoly Smeliansky, Greg Lehane, Yuri Yeremin, Mladen Kiselov, Marsha Mason
Acting: University of WashingtonJon Jory, Mark Jenkins, Steve Pearson, Robyn Hunt
Guthrie TheaterA Guthrie Summer Experience For Actors In Training
B.F.A in DramaCarnegie Mellon School of Drama Including The Moscow Art Theatre
Alexander TechniqueCatherine Madden

Skills

DialectBrooklyn, Chinese, Vietnamese, Italian, Puerto Rican, Mexican, Spanish, Southern, British, East Indian
SportFootball, Basketball, Baseball, Volleyball, Bicycling, Mountain-biking, Ice-Skating, Rollerblading, Weightlifting, Basic Juggling
MusicAcoustic Guitar, Conga Drumming, Penny Whistle, Musical Theatre Singing, R&B Singing , Hambone
DanceTrapeze, Aikido, Tai-Chi, Yoga, Tang Soo-Do, Qi-Gong, Mime/Clown work, Break-Dancing, Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Tap
OtherTeaching Artist for University of Arizona & University of Washington, Improv, Hula-hoop, Drawing/Painting, Photography, Poetry, Cooking, Balance Broomstick, www.bengonio.com