Creator and producer of numerous prime time TV series, Ben has over 20 years’ experience in the TV industry, and is the founder of production company, Ronde. In addition to winning 6 Logies (Australia's highest TV award), he's been nominated for a Rose D’or, a Screen Forever award, and a Golden Nymph. Ben’s creations include Bondi Rescue, currently in its 16th season on Network Ten, also playing on Netflix (USA), Nat Geo (Europe) plus a further 100+ countries and territories worldwide. It’s one of Australia's most successful TV exports.
Here Come The Habibs, the first narrative comedy on commercial free to air TV (Channel Nine) in 14 years. Series 1 was the highest rating new program launch in 2016. Show Me The Movie, light-ent series with Rove McManus, for Channel Ten. Gun Ringer launched as the most watched straight to Iview series in the history of Iview. Outback Ringer was the 10 x 30 documentary series follow up. Bondi Boardriders Vs The World, for Red Bull TV. New comedy factual series, Australia Now and Then, launches in 2021 on 7. A new factual series for Network Ten will be announced shortly.
Ben’s career began as a ‘racer’ (roving film maker) on the ABC series Race Around The World (the highest rating ABC show ever at the time). Soon after he worked on factual, documentary, and entertainment programs for Nine, ABC, Foxtel, and Sky.