Ben Stein

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Benjamin Jeremy Stein is an American writer, lawyer, actor, comedian, and commentator on political and economic issues. He began his career as a speechwriter for U.S. presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford before entering the entertainment field as an actor, comedian, and game show host. He is most well-known on screen as the economics teacher in... read more

Benjamin Jeremy Stein is an American writer, lawyer, actor, comedian, and commentator on political and economic issues. He began his career as a speechwriter for U.S. presidents Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford before entering the entertainment field as an actor, comedian, and game show host. He is most well-known on screen as the economics teacher in Ferris Bueller's Day Off, the host of Win Ben Stein's Money, and as Dr. Arthur Neuman in The Mask and Son of the Mask. Stein co-wrote and starred in the 2008 documentary Expelled, which portrays intelligent design creationism as a scientifically valid alternative to Darwinian evolution and alleges a scientific conspiracy against those promoting intelligent design in laboratories and classrooms. Stein is the son of economist and writer Herbert Stein, who worked at the White House under President Nixon. As a character actor he is well known for his droning, monotonous delivery. In comedy, he is known for his deadpan delivery.

Birth Name

Benjamin Jeremy Stein

Born

Saturday, 25 November 1944

Actor Filmography

The Problem with Jon Stewart Self 2021
Peyton's Places Self 2019
The Last Sharknado: It's About Time Alexander Hamilton 2018
TruInside Economics Teacher 2016
Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color Self - Author and Political Commentator 2015
The Drunken Peasants Self 2014
All the President's Men Revisited Himself / Self 2013
Oprah: Where Are They Now? Self 2012
PoliticKING with Larry King Self - Guest 2012
Primary Issues Self - Contributor, Self - Panelist 2011
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Actor Filmography

The Problem with Jon Stewart Self 2021
Peyton's Places Self 2019
The Last Sharknado: It's About Time Alexander Hamilton 2018
TruInside Economics Teacher 2016
Blood and Glory: The Civil War in Color Self - Author and Political Commentator 2015
The Drunken Peasants Self 2014
All the President's Men Revisited Himself / Self 2013
Oprah: Where Are They Now? Self 2012
PoliticKING with Larry King Self - Guest 2012
Primary Issues Self - Contributor, Self - Panelist 2011
The 82nd Annual Academy Awards Economics Teacher 2010
Lord, Save Us from Your Followers Self 2008
Expelled: No Intelligence Allowed Himself / Self - Host 2008
Nostalgia Critic Dr. Alfred Neuman (archive footage) 2008
America's Most Smartest Model Self - Host 2007
Chelsea Lately Self - Guest 2007
Fired! Self 2007
Your Mommy Kills Animals! Self 2007
Totally Awesome Self - The Narrator 2006
The Emperor's New School Mr. Purutu, (voice), Mr. Puruturu 2006
Game Show Moments Gone Bananas Self - Host, Self 2005
Son of the Mask Dr. Neuman 2005
I Love the '90s: Part Deux Self 2005
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson Himself, Himself - Guest 2005
Rated 'R': Republicans in Hollywood Himself / Self 2004
Celebrity Blackjack Self 2004
TV Land Moguls Self 2004
Jimmy Kimmel Live! Himself, Himself - Guest 2003
Do Over Teacher 2002
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron, Boy Genius Giggles the Clown 2002
Pet Star Self - Judge 2002
Osmosis Jones Doc 2001
Weakest Link Self 2001
Lloyd in Space Ranger Wormy 2001
As Told by Ginger Buddy Baker 2000
Shasta McNasty Self 1999
Blind Date Self 1999
Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish Desire Fulfillment Facilitator 1999
The Man Show Juggy University Professor, Juggy University Professor / Self, Self 1999
The Awful Truth Self 1999
Family Guy Rabbi Goldberg 1999
The Hughleys Dr. Mopp 1998
The Lionhearts (voice) 1998
Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain Rockin' Johnny Hot 1998
The Secret Files of the SpyDogs Ernst Stavro Blowfish 1998
Casper Meets Wendy Lawyer 1998
Fairly OddParents Head Pixie / Sanderson, H.P. / Sanderson, Sanderson / Head Pixie / The Pixies, H.P. / Sanderson / Pixie #1 / Pixie #2 / Pixie #3 / Pixie #4 1998
Hercules Trivia 1998
Men in White Men in Strangemeister's Head 1998
Santa vs. the Snowman 'Spunky' the Elf 1997
Santa vs. the Snowman 3D 'Spunky' the Elf 1997
Total Security Sam Hinkle 1997
Casper: A Spirited Beginning Grocer 1997
101 Dalmatians: The Series Waiter 1997
A Smile Like Yours Clinic Video Narrator (voice) / Clinic Video Narrator 1997
Win Ben Stein's Money Self - Host 1997
King of the Hill Quizmaster 1997
Bruno the Kid Professor Wisenstein 1996
House Arrest Ralph Doyle 1996
The Daily Show Self 1996
Muppets Tonight The Sad And Lonely Man That Science Has Left Dr. Honeydew 1996
The Spooktacular New Adventures of Casper Mr. Happ 1996
The Drew Carey Show Heavenly Guide 1995
Freakazoid! H.A. Futterman 1995
Earthworm Jim Dr. Houston / Rosebud, Dr. Houston, Rosebud, (voice) 1995
Pinky and the Brain Francis 'Pip' Pumphandle 1995
Live Shot Hal, Herb 1995
The Mask Dr. Arthur Neuman 1995
Casper Rugg / Mr. Rugg 1995
The Marshal Ben 1995
Miami Rhapsody Rabbi 1995
Richie Rich School Teacher / Teacher 1994
Aaahh!!! Real Monsters Computer / Glug 1994
The Mask Dr. Arthur Neuman 1994
North Curator 1994
Mr. Write Eliott 1994
My Girl 2 Stanley Rosenfeld 1994
Duckman: Private Dick/Family Man Dr. Ben Stein, Dr. Ben Stein / Lionel Stein 1994
The Day My Parents Ran Away Dr. Lillianfarb 1993
Me and the Kid Fred Herbert 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien Himself 1993
Animaniacs Pip Pumphandle 1993
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman Pro Lawyer 1993
Dennis the Menace Boss 1993
Dave Ben Stein / Self 1993
Mastergate Marvin Rotweiler 1992
Love & War Dr. Herbert Baxter 1992
Hearts Afire Mr. Starnes 1992
Honeymoon in Vegas Walter 1992
Melrose Place Loan Officer 1992
Rugrats Bingo Caller 1991
Soapdish Nitwit Executive 1991
Easy Wheels Preacher 1989
CNN Newsroom Self 1989
Ghostbusters II Public Works Official 1989
Tales from the Crypt Andrews 1989
Seinfeld Shellbach 1989
Murphy Brown Williams 1988
Frankenstein General Hospital Dr. Who 1988
The Wonder Years Mr. Cantwell 1988
Planes, Trains & Automobiles Wichita Airport Representative 1987
Married... with Children Thomas 1987
Full House Elliott Warner 1987
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Economics Teacher 1986
MacGyver Major Snead 1985
Charles in Charge Stanley Willard 1984
The Wild Life Surplus Salesman 1984
Frontline Himself 1983
CBS News Sunday Morning Himself 1979
20/20 Self 1978

Producer Filmography

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