New York City based actor Ben Kaufman originally hails from Columbus, Ohio.  He's lived in New York for the past ten years. He has enjoyed working steadily in assorted productions Off Off Broadway, as well as in and around New Jersey.  

A former Bat, with The Flea Theater in TriBeCa, Ben has also served as an Artistic Associate with Horse Trade Theater Group in the East Village where he spent the better part of two years reading and producing new works as a member of The Drafts.

More recently he's been steadily pursuing more and more film work; He wrapped his second feature length independent film, About a Donkey (2018); And in January, Killing the Fiddler (2017) won Best Short Film at the DC Independent Film Fest.  

Prior to NYC, he spent a year with Ensemble Theatre of Cincinnati as an Intern; He's a graduate of Ohio University, and holds a BFA in Theater Performance.