Benedict is an actor and a cellist, and has just graduated from LAMDA.
Credits while training include: Hjalmar Ekdal in The Wild Duck (dir. Polly Findlay); Duke Solinus & Doctor Pinch in The Comedy of Errors; Tom Snout in A Midsummer Night's Dream; David in Mydidae; The First Soldier in War Whores.
Previous professional credits include Petruchio in The Taming of the Shrew (Rose Theatre, Bankside); Benvolio in Romeo & Juliet (Sotto Voce Theatre); Bailey in Betwixt! (Trafalgar Studios); Tony in The Art of Concealment (Jermyn St Theatre); Osric & Player Queen in Hamlet (Northern Stage USA); Tupolski in The Pillowman (Durham University); Mephistopheles in Doctor Faustus (Durham University).