Ben Van Bergen
Photos with Ben Van Bergen
Born in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Speaks 3 languages and several dialects. Wrote more than 12 screenplays and a volume of monologues and poetry & wrote and composed 50 songs. Lives in New York City and commutes to the EU when necessary. Came to NYC first on a cultural grant to write an instruction book for an East Harlem School. Studied with Eve Collyer for stage, film and T.V. work. Now primarily works on film and T.V. projects. Read more... in NYC. Does the odd commercial and voice over jobs (yes the 'odd' ones), and is working on the development of a number of shorts and features. Author/director of the nominated feature length documentary "Fireworks On The Brain" (putting a human face on ADHD). Current projects include a five part documentary series on art and artists.