BENJI MING by Richard Cave
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Suite 22 Argyll House, All Saints Passage, Off Wandsworth High Street, London SW18 1EP
Phone: 020 3697 1961
Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
South Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
Height:6' (182cm)
Weight:10st. 10lb. (68kg)
Playing Age:55 - 65 years
Appearance:Eastern European, Scandinavian, White
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Sandy
Hair Length:Short
Voice Quality:Clear
Voice Character:Enthusiastic


Film Short Film Commercial Corporate Music Video Stage Further Credits
2016, Feature Film, Headmaster, Ghost Stories, Warp Films/ Altitude Film Entertainment, Jeremy Dyson/Andy Nyman
2015, Feature Film, Refugee, Genesis, Next Level Films, Freddie Hutton-Mills, Bart Ruspoli
2014, Feature Film, Shopkeeper, Apocalypse, Jopia Prods/Great Dayne Ents, Tony Jopia
2013, Feature Film, Walter, Cute Little Buggers, Tirana Films, Tony Jopia
2012, Feature Film, Lusty Vicar, Crying Wolf, Tirana Films, Tony Jopia
2010, Film, Tiddlywinks Compere, Bishop, fashion model etc., Deja Vu, Modern Art Oxford, Maria Pask
2009, Film, Desperate man, Training (Samaritans), Saatchi Gallery/Channel 4, Oliver Beer
2000, Feature Film, Perry, This Filthy Earth, Tall Stories/Channel 4, Andrew Kotting
1997, Feature Film, Eccentric Scotsman, Gallivant, Tall Stories, Andrew Kotting
1994, Feature Film, Plastic Cup Smasher, Funny Bones, Suntrust Films, Peter Chelsom
1989, Feature Film, P.C.3, Crimestrike!, Steel Bank Films, Pete Biddle
Short Film
2016, Short Film, experienced sperm donor, The Waiting Room, Richard O'Rourke Productions, Richard O'Rourke/ Benji Ming
2014, Short Film, Top gangster/cop, The Meeting, Richard O'Rourke Productions, Richard O'Rourke
2014, Short Film, Bull, Cock Robin, Mugshot Films, Sean Hogan / Benedict Morgan
2013, Short Film, Older assassin, Assassin 101, The Film Element, Ben Windsor
2012, Short Film, Lord Alasdair, Chessmates, NFTS; Prix Europa nomination, Mikel Guerra
1990, Short Film, Leon, Acumen, Moving Pictures (BBC 2), Andrew Kotting
2016, Commercial, Sculptor, Alibaba, Hub TV
2015, Commercial, Farmer, Iceland - Power of Frozen, Kream, Tony Brown
2013, Commercial, Man in pub drinking pint, Visit Britain, Pulse Films, Mat Whitecross
2013, Commercial, Homeless man, Salvation Army Christmas campaign, Watson Philips Norman, Sandra Money
2012, Commercial, Map seller, Visacard commercial, Partizan
2010, Commercial, Juggler, John Lewis advert, Blink Productions, Dougal Wilson
1997, Commercial, Face and voiceover, Glasgow Carnival advert, The Cage, Rick Walker
1995, Commercial, Hoop Clown, Fuji Film Advertisement, Production/Saatchi and Saatchi, James Tomkinson
2008, Corporate, 1940s Bank Manager, HSBC launch events, MIG Security, Marcus Di Vicenzo
2008, Corporate, Charlie Hayes, Insolvency Service Roleplays, Brockley Hall Productions, Samantha Golton
2005, Corporate, Doc Brown (Back to the Future), BP Conference, Grangemouth, Scotland, Dramanon, Joint
Corporate, Many Roles, Often Professors (1995-2005), Many Publicity Stunts, Launch Parties, etc., Wright Partnership, Kevin Wright/Larry Franks
Corporate, Inspector/Various Lords (1992-Date), Murder Mysteries, Initiative Unlimited, Adam Hayes/Dixon Jones
Music Video
2015, Music Video, Cheer leader, Kikedo - The Jam, Bobenedict, Sean Hogan / Benedict Morgan
2014, Music Video, Wrestler, Wild Beasts
2013, Music Video, Man in pyjamas, London Grammar
2009, Music Video, Shadowy Man, Gemma Ray video, 2AM Films, Miranda Bowen
1984, Music Video, punk, Great White; "Substitute"
2016, Stage, Boris Johnson, London Legacy, Pegasus Theatre, David Gregory
2016, Stage, George, Miss Lavinia's Antiquated Oddities, Cherwell Boathouse, Oxford, Doc Anderson-Bloomfield
2015, Stage, Malcolm, Stuffed, Oxford Playbites at the Playhouse, Doc Anderson-Bloomfield
2013, Stage, Harry/dead soldier, Red, White and Blue, Deck Theatre Co., Tania Higgins
2012, Stage, Braithwaite (transvestite recluse), The Recluse, Old Fire Station, Oxford, Doc Anderson-Bloomfield
2012, Stage, Stefan, Whatever Happened To Wallenberg?, The Deck Theatre Co., Tania Higgins
2010, Stage, John Stowe, This Hard Earth, Oxford Playbites, Doc Anderson-Bloomfield
2006, Stage, Narrator, Thomas The Tank Engine And Friends, Century Adventures (National Railway Museum, York), Lucy Adlington
2003, Stage, Prof Ming/Various, Great Scots! 2003 Years of Scottish History in 69 Minutes, Federal Bureau of Entertainment, Jules Craig
2002, Stage, Prof Ming/Various Roles, Great Scots! 2000 Years of Scottish History in 55.5 Minutes, Federal Bureau of Entertainment, Jules Craig/Suzi Fry
2000, Stage, Strepsiades, Clouds (Aristophanes), Arcadia Theatre, John Franklin/David Mowatt
1997, Stage, Gaston, Beauty and the Beast, M and M Productions, Chris Mitchell
1995, Stage, Ben Gunn/Capt Smollet, Treasure Island, Europlay Theatre Company, Mike Hobman/Kate Copstick
1993, Stage, Mr. Watts/Mr. T/Mme le Voleur, The Electricity Show, New Kinetic Theatre, Graham Scott
1989, Stage, 'Orrible 'Orriss, the bad robber, Babes in the Wood, Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, Mike Kay
1986, Stage, Dr Moreau, The Island of Dr Morerau, OUI-3 Theatre, Olwen May
Further Credits
2018, Site Specific, Virgil, 4th Circle of Hell - Terms & Conditions, Maria Pask, Amsterdam, Maria Pask
2017, Multimedia, Dancer, Rocky 2, Amsterdam Paradiso, Maria Pask
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Wolf, Enlightenment, Ruskin College Writing Course, John Retallack
2011, Site Specific, David Prisse', 19th Century Art critic, Art & Controversy, York City Art Gallery, Sarah Burnage/Gaby Lees
2009, Internet, Santa, Borkowski PR viral Christmas card, Borkowski PR, Mark Borkowski
2007, Street Theatre, Butterfly Collector/Rat-Catcher, Kirkgate Victorian Street, Castle Museum, York, Gwendolen Whittaker
2006, Event, Lazy Luke, Festival of Speed, Goodwood (Wacky Races driver), Q 20 Theatre
2006, Event, Tour Guide, The Hovis Story!, Borkowski PR, Larry Franks
2006, Street Theatre, Victorian soldier, Interactive walkabout, Castle Museum, York, Gwendolen Whittaker
2006, Workshop, Young businessman, Inclusivity Roleplay, Impact UK, The Company
2004, Event, Santa, Christmas! (Lapland), Canterbury Travel, Terry Winter
2004, Event, Compere/Writer/Rapper, Oxford Open Water, Produced With Oomf!, Clive Holland
2003, Television, Benji Ming, Being Portable (The Slot, Channel 4), Retro-Juice
2001, Event, Various (3 Monologues), Benji Ming's Drivetime Drama, Borkowski P.R., Larry Franks
1989, Musical, Sargeant of Police, Pirates of Penzance, Crofthouse Opera, Sheffield, Judith Sylvester


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Black Country, Edinburgh, French, German, Highlands*, Irish-Northern, Northern, Scottish-Standard, Sheffield, West Country, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Country Dancing, Highland Dancing, Rock Singing, Tenor
Performance:ADR-Additional Dialogue Recording, Comedy, Comedy Improv, Compere, Live Roleplay, Living History, Master of Ceremonies, Murder Mystery Events, Outdoor Performances, Role Play, Stand-up Comic, Story Telling, Street Theatre, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Climbing*, Cricket, Football, Horse-riding, Ice Skating, Rollerblading, Rugby*, Running, Skiing*, Squash, Swimming
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Devising, Director, Drama Workshop Leader, Fire Eater, Improvisation, Juggling, Life Modelling, Narration, Painting, Personal Function Licence, Photographic Model, Story Telling, Writer


The Drama Course, City Lit, London, 1984-1985.