|Origin||Calgary, Alberta, Canada|
Brennan Elliott is the actor who portrays Ben Saunders.
This curly haired, blue-eyed Irishman is originally from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Brennan landed his first acting gig in 1996 with a recurring role on the hit Canadian TV show Madison. Two years later and half a dozen guest leads in both TV and movies on his resume, Brennan was destined for Los Angeles. Upon his arrival, Brennan met with a major Hollywood studio executive who was so impressed after an audition that he convinced the studio brass to give Brennan a one year holding deal. He then finally landed a series regular role on Lifetime’s Strong Medicine, hence the career began.
Brennan is regarded as an established professional working actor for more than 12 years. Having studied in Canada and New York, he has found a home for the last nine years studying at the prestigious Eric Morris Studio. Known to many as one of the hottest up and coming talents, he has shown his incredible versatility and received rave reviews on recurring roles such as Cold Case, 4400, What About Brian, Blind Justice, and CSI. He shined in his guest star roles on many hit show such as Grey’s Anatomy, Desperate Housewives, Ghost Whisperer, Bones, House, Knight Rider, Without a Trace, Eyes, Monk, and North Shore.
Brennan just completed his first starring role in the action-horror-comedy Blood Shot, the full length feature film version of the award winning short film of the same name. He also received rave reviews for his portrayal of Todd Beamer in the A&E TV movie, Flight 93 and Hallmark’s Nanny Express with Vanessa Marcil.
Coming to Los Angeles with just a few credits and now amassing over 140, this leading man is sure to break out soon. His extensive training includes some of the most recognizable and prestigious places in the country such as the Actor’s Studio, the Neighborhood Playhouse, Julliard, Leslie Kahn, Susan Batson, Studio 58, and the Eric Morris Studio, which Brennan considers his most influential training ground.
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