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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.

He's also been tapped to star as Charley Kringas in Richard Linklater's twenty-year film adaptation of Merrily We Roll Along, alongside longtime BFF Beanie Feldstein and Blake Jenner.




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