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Benjamin Jeremy "Ben" Stein (born November 25, 1944) is an American actor, writer, lawyer, and commentator on political and economic issues. He attained early success as a speechwriter for American presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. Later he entered the entertainment field and became an actor, comedian, and Emmy Award-winning game show host.

Stein has frequently written commentaries on economic, political, and social issues, along with financial advice to individual investors. He is the son of economist and writer Herbert Stein,[1] who worked at the White House under President Nixon. His sister, Rachel, is also a writer. While as a character actor he is well-known for his droning, monotone delivery, in real life he is a public speaker on a wide range of economic and social issues.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ben Stein, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Benjamin Jeremy "Ben" Stein (born November 25, 1944) is an American actor, writer, lawyer, and commentator on political and economic issues. He attained early success as a speechwriter for American presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford. Later he entered the entertainment field and became an actor, comedian, and Emmy Award-winning game show host.

Stein has frequently written commentaries on economic, political, and social issues, along with financial advice to individual investors. He is the son of economist and writer Herbert Stein,[1] who worked at the White House under President Nixon. His sister, Rachel, is also a writer. While as a character actor he is well-known for his droning, monotone delivery, in real life he is a public speaker on a wide range of economic and social issues.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Ben Stein, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 61

Birthday 1944-11-25

Place of Birth Washington, D.C., United States

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 The Last Sharknado: It's About Time as Alexander Hamilton
2013 All the President's Men Revisited as Himself
2008 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed as Himself
2008 Fairly OddBaby as HP
2008 Game Show Moments Gone Bananas as Himself - Host
2007 America's Most Smartest Model (12 episodes)
2006 The Emperor's New School (90 episodes) as Mr. Purutu
2005 Son of the Mask as Dr. Arthur Neuman
2004 My Coolest Years (1 episode) as Himself
2004 Rated 'R': Republicans in Hollywood as Himself
2004 Celebrity Blackjack (1 episode)
2003 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (4 episodes)
2002 Santa vs. the Snowman as 'Spunky' the Elf
2002 Do Over (1 episode)
2002 Pet Star (6 episodes)
2002 The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (1 episode)
2001 The Test (1 episode)
2001 The Fairly OddParents (1 episode)
2001 Lloyd in Space (1 episode)
2000 As Told by Ginger (3 episodes) as Buddy Baker (voice)
1999 The Man Show (114 episodes) as Juggy University Professor
1999 The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn (5 episodes)
1999 Family Guy (3 episodes)
1998 Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain (19 episodes) as Rockin' Johnny Hot
1998 The Secret Files of the Spy Dogs (13 episodes) as Ernst Stavro Blowfish
1998 Casper Meets Wendy as Lawyer (uncredited)
1998 Hercules (66 episodes) as Trivia
1998 Men in White as Men in Strangemeister's Head
1997 Total Security (13 episodes) as Sam Hinkle
1997 A Smile Like Yours as Clinic Video Narrator (voice)
1997 The View (2 episodes)
1997 Win Ben Stein's Money (17 episodes)
1996 Bruno the Kid (37 episodes) as Professor Wisenstein
1996 The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper (52 episodes) as Mr. Happ
1995 Earthworm Jim (27 episodes) as Rosebud (27 episodes) as Dr. Houston
1995 Pinky and the Brain (0 episodes) as Francis 'Pip' Pumphandle
1995 Casper as Mr. Rugg
1995 Miami Rhapsody as Rabbi
1994 The Mask as Dr. Arthur Neuman
1994 North as Curator
1994 Duckman (4 episodes)
1994 My Girl 2 as Stanley Rosenfeld
1993 Dennis the Menace as Boss
1993 Dave as Himself
1992 Mastergate as Marvin Rotweiler
1992 Love & War (1 episode)
1992 Honeymoon in Vegas as Walter
1992 Melrose Place (1 episode)
1989 Easy Wheels as Preacher
1989 Seinfeld (1 episode)
1989 Ghostbusters II as Public Works Official
1989 Tales from the Crypt (1 episode)
1988 Frankenstein General Hospital as Dr. Who
1988 The Wonder Years (12 episodes) as Mr. Cantwell
1987 Full House (1 episode)
1986 Ferris Bueller's Day Off as Economics Teacher
1985 MacGyver (1 episode)
1984 Charles in Charge (4 episodes)
1984 Al TV (1 episode)
1979 CBS News Sunday Morning (5 episodes)

Writing

2008 Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed Writer
1988 The Boost Writer

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