Ben Cura (Creditors)

Posted on April 11, 2015


Ben Cura is a British film, television and theatre actor, director and writer. He trained at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA).


Ben made his film debut in British Indie Comes a Bright Day. He also appeared in Comedy Central’s series Threesome, Bernard Rose’s film The Devil’s Violinist and Danny Boyle’s Trance. He made his West End debut playing Angel in the original cast of Jennifer Saunders’ musical Viva Forever! at the Piccadilly Theatre in London’s West End. He was later cast as Seve Ballesteros in British film Dream On. He also starred in the UK premiere of Geoffrey Nauffts’ play Next Fall at the Southwark Playhouse.


He made his film directorial debut with an adaptation of August Strindberg’s stage play Creditors for which he also wrote the screenplay and in which he plays one of the lead characters. Ben is also a producer on the film, via Tough Dance, a London-based production company he co-founded in 2013.