Ben Richards

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Ben is a well-known television personality, popular West End leading man, and actor. His lengthy theatre career includes the parts of Skye Masterson in Guys and Dolls, for which he was nominated for a TMA award for Best Actor in a Musical, Kenickie in the original West End cast of Grease, Tony Manero in Saturday Night Fever at the London Palladium, and Tick/Mitzi in Priscilla Queen of the Desert at the Palace Theatre, London.  Ben played Franklyn Hart in the original UK production of 9 to 5 the musical, leading straight on to Stacee Jaxx in the first UK production of the musical 9 to 5. Currently he is performing as the Duke in Moulin Rouge, The Musical, in the West End. Ben is probably best known for his regular roles in Footballers Wives, The Bill, Hollyoaks, Disney’s Penny on Mars, and most recently, Emmerdale.