Press Releases

Ben Hauck on “Momsters: When Moms Go Bad” Dec. 5th on Investigation Discovery!

My episode of Momsters: When Moms Go Bad, the new Investigation Discovery series starring Roseanne Barr, comes out at 10:30pm Eastern Time on Friday, December 5, 2014.


By | 2016-10-14T13:33:59+00:00 November 16th, 2014|Categories: Acting News, Press Releases, Past Appearances, Performances|Tags: |0 Comments

Ben Hauck’s SlateShot Makes the ActorIntro SlateShot Hall of Fame

This morning I found out that one of my SlateShots — a very short introductory clip tailored to masthead an Actors Access profile — was chosen for the first ever ActorIntro SlateShot Hall of Fame.

My SlateShot — which mentions my being like the male version of Flo from Progressive — appears around 2:50 in the video.


Hall of Fame reel on

By | 2016-10-14T13:35:33+00:00 October 13th, 2014|Categories: Acting News, Press Releases, General News, Awards News, Videos|Tags: , |0 Comments

The Gothamist Features Ben Hauck in Story about NYC Pizza Run

A friend of mine turned me on to an article running in The Gothamist today, titled “Pizza-Eating Foot Race Returns to Tompkins Square Park.” And she pointed out that the guy in the photo atop the article — who looks quite deranged as he attempts to inhale a slice of pizza, I might add — looked a lot like me.

Indeed, it was I. The article was about the return of the NYC Pizza Run, which I did last year in.  As my running blog entry on the 2013 running denotes, I came in sixth place that year. […]

By | 2016-10-14T13:35:39+00:00 August 6th, 2014|Categories: Press Releases, General News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Actors Access Features Ben Hauck on Homepage

My good friend Krista Tunnell pointed out to me today that Actors Access had my photo as a “Featured Actor” on the homepage.

Alright, upon further investigation I noticed that these are randomly displayed, but it was cool nonetheless! It got Krista to investigate my profile.

By | 2016-10-14T13:41:13+00:00 May 15th, 2014|Categories: Acting News, Press Releases|Tags: |2 Comments

“State of Affairs” Debuts Nov. 17th on NBC!

State of Affairs, the new NBC series starring Katherine Heigl in which I play an aptly named CIA analyst named Ben, comes out at 10pm on Monday, November 17, 2014.


By | 2016-10-14T13:41:13+00:00 May 11th, 2014|Categories: Acting News, Press Releases, Past Appearances, Videos, Performances|Tags: |3 Comments

“The Infinite Need” Grabs 17 iNeed Awards, with Ben Hauck Winning 10!

The 2012 iNeed Awards were announced today, and my little web series with Mandy May Cheetham titled The Infinite Need swept the contest with 17 victories!

I won for Best Male Comedy Performance, Best Male Improvised Performance, and opposite Mandy May Cheetham, Best Comedy Duo. (I won 10 awards if you count my producer and creative role in the web series.) […]

By | 2016-10-14T13:45:04+00:00 December 31st, 2012|Categories: Acting News, Press Releases, General News, Awards News, Performances|Tags: |0 Comments

Ben’s Book “Long-Form Improv” Mentioned in Otterbein Towers Magazine

In the Fall 2012 issue of Otterbein Towers, my book received a mention in the Otterbein Book Corner section on page 27, where four other authors connected to Otterbein are also listed.

It reads:

Ben Hauck ’98 recently published LongForm Improv: The Complete Guide to Creating Characters, Sustaining Scenes and Performing Extraordinary Harolds.  He also produced and co-starred in the comedic improvised web series, The Infinite Need.  The series is about casting workshops in Los Angeles and New York City.

Mentions of the other authors can be found online by clicking here.