American actor and singer
According to Wikipedia,
Benjamin Schiff Platt is an American actor, singer, and songwriter. He began his acting career in musical theater as a child and appeared in productions of The Sound of Music and The Book of Mormon , rising to prominence for originating the title role in Broadway coming-of-age musical Dear Evan Hansen . His performance in the latter earned him multiple accolades, including a Tony, Emmy, and Grammy Award. At 23, Platt became the youngest solo recipient of the Tony Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role in a Musical. Platt reprised the role of Evan Hansen in the poorly-received 2021 film adaptation of the musical.
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