Ben Elton

BirthDay:

03 May 1959

BirthPlace:

London, England, UK

BirthName:

Benjamin Charles Elton

Bio:

Ben Elton was born on May 3, 1959 in London, England as Benjamin Charles Elton. He is a writer and actor, known for Blackadder Back & Forth (1999), The Thin Blue Line (1995) and Blackadder's Christmas Carol (1988). He is married to Sophie Gare. They have three children.
Filmography

Actor ( 83 credits )

Wogan: The Best Of (2015)  Himself - Guest (archive footage) (uncredited) (1 epis
Daily Brunch with Ocado (2014)  Himself - Guest (1 episode, 2014)
The Story of Musicals (2012)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
The Project (2011)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
Ben Elton Live from Planet Earth (2011)  Himself - Host (3 episodes, 2011)
My Favourite Joke (2011)  Kendal Mintcake (archive footage) (uncredited) (1 epis
The Many Faces of... (2010)  Himself (1 episode, 2012)
Dave's One Night Stand (2010)  Himself (1 episode, 2010)
MaDiWoDoVrijdagShow (2010)  Himself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2010)
The 7PM Project (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Live from Studio Five (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Angela and Friends (2009)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Dawn French's Boys Who Do Comedy (2007)  Himself (3 episodes, 2007)
The Comedy Map of Britain (2007)  Himself (archive footage) (uncredited) (1 episode, 200
Get a Grip (2007)  Himself - Presenter
The ONE Show (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
The Charlotte Church Show (2006)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
Mondo Thingo (2004)  Himself (1 episode, 2004)
Comedy Connections (2003)  Himself / ... (2 episodes, 2004-2008)
Enough Rope with Andrew Denton (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2006)
Greeks on the Roof (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
Comedy from Merton to Enfield (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
Micallef Tonight (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
Australian Idol (2003)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway (2002)  Himself (1 episode, 2007)
V Graham Norton (2002)  Himself (1 episode, 2002)
Today with Des and Mel (2002)  Himself (1 episode, 2003)
Richard & Judy (2001)  Himself (2 episodes, 2004-2005)
The Ray Martin Show (2001)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
The Wright Stuff (2000)  Guest Panelist / ... (3 episodes, 2004-2007)
Rove Live (2000)  Himself (4 episodes, 2003-2009)
Full Mountie (2000)  Himself (unknown episodes)
That Film Show (2000)  Himself (1 episode, 2000)
Breakfast (2000)  Himself / ... (3 episodes, 2001-2010)
Loose Women (1999)  Himself (4 episodes, 2006-2012)
The Richard Blackwood Show (1999)  Himself - Guest Appearance (1 episode, 2000)
Clarkson (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2000)
The 11 O'Clock Show (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 1999)
The Panel (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2000)
The Ben Elton Show (1998)  Himself (8 episodes, 1998)
Open House (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 2000)
The Best of British (1998)  Himself (1 episode, 1999)
Light Lunch (1997)  Himself (2 episodes, 1997)
TFI Friday (1996)  Himself (8 episodes, 1997-2000)
Good News Week (1996)  Himself (1 episode, 2009)
Theatreland (1996)  Himself (unknown episodes)
Clive Anderson All Talk (1996)  Himself (4 episodes, 1996-1999)
The Agenda (1996)  Himself (1 episode, 1996)
Auntie's TV Favourites (1996)  Himself - Special Guest (1 episode, 1997)
The Thin Blue Line (1995)  Homeless Man (1 episode, 1995)
Harry Enfield and Chums (1994)  Benny Elton (1 episode, 1994)
Breaking News (1994)  Himself (1 episode, 1994)
Room 101 (1994)  Himself (uncredited) (1 episode, 2007)
Face to Face (1994)  Himself (1 episode, 1998)
Much Ado About Nothing (1993) Verges
Stark (1993)  CD (3 episodes, 1993)
London Tonight (1993)  Himself - AIDS Fund-Raising Gig Host (1 episode, 2007)
Breakfast with Frost (1993)  Himself (1 episode, 2001)
Danny Baker After All (1993)  Himself (1 episode, 1993)
Saturday Zoo (1993)  Himself (1 episode, 1993)
Good Morning Australia (1993)  Himself (2 episodes, 2004)
Ben Elton: The Man from Auntie (1990)  Himself / ... (12 episodes, 1990-1994)
Clive Anderson Talks Back (1989)  Himself (2 episodes, 1990-1993)
This Morning (1988)  Himself (6 episodes, 2004-2014)
Carte Blanche (1988)  Himself (segment "Ben Elton") (1 episode, 2009)
Friday Night Live (1988)  Himself - Host (unknown episodes)
Saturday Night Clive (1988)  Himself (1 episode, 1991)
Black Adder the Third (1987)  Anarchist (1 episode, 1987)
French and Saunders (1987) (1 episode, 1988)
The Last Resort with Jonathan Ross (1987)  Himself (1 episode, 1987)
The Secret Policeman's Third Ball (1987) Himself
Saturday Live (1986)  Himself
Happy Families (1985)  Roland (1 episode, 1985)
Aspel & Company (1984)  Himself (1 episode, 1990)
South of Watford (1984)
Alfresco (1983)  Various Characters / ... (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
The Young Ones (1982)  Baz / ... (5 episodes, 1982-1984)
Wogan (1982)  Himself / ... (7 episodes, 1989-1993)
There's Nothing to Worry About! (1982)  Wally / ... (3 episodes, 1982)
Question Time (1979)  Himself (2 episodes, 2002-2004)
The South Bank Show (1978)  Himself (2 episodes, 1989-2000)
Parkinson (1971)  Himself (5 episodes, 2000-2006)
Omnibus (1967)  Himself (3 episodes, 1986-1998)

Producer ( 2 credits )

The Wright Way (2013) producer (6 episodes, 2013)
The Thin Blue Line (1995) producer (14 episodes, 1995-1996)

Writer ( 24 credits )

Upstart Crow (2016) (created by) (5 episodes, 2016)
The Wright Way (2013) (6 episodes, 2013)
Love Never Dies (2012) (written by) and
Ben Elton Live from Planet Earth (2011) (3 episodes, 2011)
Blessed (2005) (8 episodes, 2005)
Maybe Baby (2000) (written by)
Blackadder Back & Forth (1999) (television series "The Black Adder", "Blackadder II",
The Ben Elton Show (1998) (8 episodes, 1998)
The Thin Blue Line (1995) (creator) (14 episodes, 1995-1996)
Stark (1993) (3 episodes, 1993)
Mr. Bean (1990) (1 episode, 1990)
Ben Elton: The Man from Auntie (1990) (12 episodes, 1990-1994)
Blackadder Goes Forth (1989) (6 episodes, 1989)
Friday Night Live (1988) (unknown episodes)
Black Adder the Third (1987) (6 episodes, 1987)
Filthy Rich & Catflap (1987) (6 episodes, 1987)
Black-Adder II (1986) (6 episodes, 1986)
Lenny Henry Tonite (1986) (unknown episodes)
Happy Families (1985) (6 episodes, 1985)
Spitting Image (1984) (3 episodes, 1984)
Alfresco (1983) (13 episodes, 1983-1984)
The Young Ones (1982) (12 episodes, 1982-1984)
There's Nothing to Worry About! (1982) (3 episodes, 1982)
Three of a Kind (1981) (1 episode, 1981)

Director ( 4 credits )

Three Summers (2017)
Blessed (2005) (8 episodes, 2005)
Maybe Baby (2000)
The Wiggles: Pandamonium! (0) (attached)