Ben Warheit is a writer and actor living in New York City. He writes for Late Night with Seth Meyers and previously wrote and directed for The Awesomes on Hulu. His web series Waco Valley went on to become a half-hour pilot for Comedy Central, and was then selected “Best Pilot to Not Go To Series” by Fake Magazine. It starred Adam Scott, and you would have loved it. On screen, Ben can often be seen on Late Night playing himself as well as many other roles including Seth’s nephew Derrick. You can also see him in the upcoming Todd Phillips film Joker starring Joaquin Phoenix. Ben was raised in Wilmington, Delaware and got his bachelors degree in Neuroscience at the University of Delaware. He likes Delaware. He likes to say “Delaware.” He thinks you should say it, “Delaware.” Before working in film and television, Ben worked in a heroin research lab at the Columbia University Medical Center, and then in Japan, for Softbank, designing affable American personalities for companion robots.

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