Benjamin Schiff Platt (born September 24, 1993) is an American actor and singer. Born in Los Angeles, he got his start in theater and become well-known following his supporting role of Benji in Pitch Perfect. He then became really well-known after he originated the role of the title character of Dear Evan Hansen on Broadway, which eventually netted him critical acclaim (including a Tony). He currently plays the lead role of Payton in The Politician.
Platt has also released an album entitled Sing to Me Instead.
- Pitch Perfect (2012): Benji Applebaum
- Pitch Perfect 2 (2014)
- Ricki and the Flash (2015): Daniel
- The Female Brain (2017): Joel
- The Politician (2019-present): Payton Hobart
- Dear Evan Hansen (2021): Evan Hansen