Ben Elton

Ben Elton

Ben Elton  British Actor


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Sophie Gare and Ben Elton have been married for 27 years since 1994. view relationship


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Ben Elton is a 62 year old British Actor. Born Benjamin Charles Elton on 3rd May, 1959 in Fitzrovia, London, England, UK, he is famous for co-writer of sitcoms The Young Ones (1982-84) & Blackadder II & III & IV (1986-89) in a career that spans 1981 > present (writer: tv series) and 1983 > 1991 (writer: tv special) and 1989 > present (novellist: ) and 1986 > 1992 (writer: tv special documentary) and 1984 > 1988 (writer: tv short) and 2014 > 2014 (writer: video documentary short film) and 1986 > 1986 (writer: tv video short) and 2014 > 2014 (writer: short film) and 1993 > 1993 (writer: tv mini-series) and 1993 > 1997 (writer: video documentary) and 1993 > 1997 (performer: stand-up performance filmed live) and 2010 > 2010 (writer: tv movie) and 2012 > 2012 (writer: musical) and 2000 > present (writer: films) and 1981–present. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Ben Elton is a member of the following lists: 1959 births, English comedians and Australian dramatists and playwrights.


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Married1 34 years, 11 months - -
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First Name Ben
Middle Name Charles
Last Name Elton
Full Name at Birth Benjamin Charles Elton
Alternative Name Mr. Ben Elton, Motormouth
Age 62 years
Birthday 3rd May, 1959
Birthplace Fitzrovia, London, England, UK
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Distinctive Feature Elton holds dual British/Australian citizenship, the latter since 2004...
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
University Manchester University
Occupation Text Stand-up Comedian, Actor, Director, Playwright, Author, Lyricist, Producer
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame co-writer of sitcoms The Young Ones (1982-84) & Blackadder II & III & IV (1986-89)
Music Genre (Text) Alternative Comedy, Stand-Up Comedy, Novelist, Sitcoms Writer
Year(s) Active 1981 > present....................................(career), 1981 > present
(writer: tv series), 1983 > 1991
(writer: tv special), 1989 > present
(novellist: ), 1986 > 1992
(writer: tv special documentary), 1984 > 1988
(writer: tv short), 2014 > 2014
(writer: video documentary short film), 1986 > 1986
(writer: tv video short), 2014 > 2014
(writer: short film), 1993 > 1993
(writer: tv mini-series), 1993 > 1997
(writer: video documentary), 1993 > 1997
(performer: stand-up performance filmed live), 2010 > 2010
(writer: tv movie), 2012 > 2012
(writer: musical), 2000 > present
(writer: films), 1981–present
Pets Sophie Gare (wife), Richard Curtis, Rik Mayall, Roger Taylor, John Deacon, Brian May, Adrian Edmondson, Dawn French, Jennifer Saunders, Rowan Atkinson, Lenny Henry
Favorite People Andrew Lloyd Webber, Rod Stewart, Kenneth Branagh
Favorite Bands Queen

Benjamin Charles Elton (born 3 May 1959) is a British comedian, author, playwright, musical librettist, actor and director. He was a part of London's alternative comedy movement of the 1980s and became a writer on the sitcoms The Young Ones and Blackadder, as well as continuing as a stand-up comedian on stage and television. His style in the 1980s was left-wing political satire. Since then he has published 15 novels and written the musicals The Beautiful Game (2000), We Will Rock You (2002), Tonight's the Night (2003) and Love Never Dies (2010), the sequel to The Phantom of the Opera. His novels cover the dystopian, comedy, and crime genres.

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NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
BertMaleSophie Gare
LottieFemaleSophie Gare
FredMaleSophie Gare


Norman Ormal: A Very Political Turtle1998Jack StudentTV Movie
The Thin Blue Line1995Homeless ManTV Show
Harry Enfield and Chums1994Benny EltonTV Show
Much Ado About Nothing1993VergesMovie
Stark1993CDTV Show
Black Adder the Third1987AnarchistTV Show
Filthy Rich & Catflap1987Art Exhibition GuestTV Show
Saturday Live1986TV Show
Happy Families1985RolandTV Show
Alfresco1983Man at Party, Mr. Butcher, Various CharactersTV Show
The Young Ones1982Grange Hill Student, Kendal Mintcake, Man in Beer CommercialTV Show
There's Nothing to Worry About!1982Actor, Insurance Salesman, WallyTV Show
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