Arron, Bennett

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Name
Arron, Bennett Gender: M
Bennett A. Arron
born on 16 November 1963 at 06:35 (= 06:35 AM )
Place Port Talbot, Wales, 51n36, 3w47
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Astrodienst
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 23°11' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 23°04 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 11°45'



Biography

Welsh writer and stand-up comedian of Jewish heritage, he is a winner of the BBC Wales New Writer's Award and the TAPS Comedy Writer of The Year Award.

He wrote and starred in the BBC Radio series Bennett Arron is JeWelsh and Bennett Arron Worries About..., both of which were nominated for a Celtic Media Award. He presented the BBC Television Documentary The Kosher Comedian in which he traced his family's roots from Lithuania to South Wales and described a reason for the decline of Jews in Wales. In 2007, he wrote, directed and presented the documentary How Not to Lose Your Identity for Channel 4 which was based on his own experience of identity fraud. Bennett wrote a memoir of his experience, Heard the One About Identity Theft?

Bennett wrote the romantic comedy novel The Girl From The Discotheque and he has written comedy material for Hale and Pace, Freddie Starr, The Real McCoy, et al.

Bennett wrote and starred in two radio series, Bennett Arron is JEWELSH and Bennett Arron Worries About, both of which were nominated at the Celtic Media Awards. He recently played the part of Morris in the BBC Radio 4 sitcom Alone.

As a stand-up comedian, Bennett has performed at every major venue in the UK as well as performing in the United Arab Emirates, Germany, Poland and Australia. Bennett recently supported Ricky Gervais on some of his tour dates.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

From Arron on Twitter, "I just looked at my horoscope. It said I was born between October 24th and November 22nd. I'm November 16th! Incredible!!" [1], "I was born at 6.35 am. That literally was the time of my life" [2], "[Q: Are you originally from Swansea? A:] Port Talbot" [3]. Name, year and place ["Swansea, West Glamorgan"] from England & Wales Civil Registration Birth Index. Port Talbot is a suburb of Swansea, approximately 13 km (8 miles) from central Swansea.

Categories

  • Lifestyle : Work : Travel for work (Comedy tours)
  • Passions : Criminal Victim : Social crime victim (Identity fraud/ theft)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Comedy
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Live Stage (Stand-up comedy)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Radio/ D.J./ Announcer
  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director
  • Vocation : Writers : Humor
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script
  • Notable : Awards : Vocational award