Benjamin John Parrillo Movies and Career Information
Scorpio Nov 18, 1969 Boston Actor
Benjamin John Parrillo is an American film and television actor, writer and director. As of 2007, Parrillo has written the scripts to two short films: Jolly Good Fellow in 2006 and A Moron, a Loser, and a Coffee Shop in 2007. He also directed A Moron and played leading characters in both movies. Parrillo has written feature film scripts that are represented by Creative Artists Agency. In 2010, he wrote, directed, and starred in an original one hour television series he wrote titled Bed of Nails.
As an actor, Parillo's most significant role is that of Detective Dryden in MyNetworkTV's drama series Wicked Wicked Games. He has also been credited for guest appearances in episodes of Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Heartland, Desperate Housewives, CSI: NY, Bones, 24, NCIS, Judging Amy, Boston Legal, Cold Case, The Shield, The Division, Diagnosis: Murder, Charmed, Six Feet Under, NYPD Blue, The King of Queens, Leap of Faith, House M.D., Close to Home, and other television series.
Parrillo is a graduate of Wesleyan University, where he majored in Theater Arts, American History, and Italian.