Jordan Bennett

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Jordan Bennett
Born Jordan Bennett Suffin
(1963-04-18) April 18, 1963 (age 54)
United States

Jordan Bennett (born Jordan Bennett Suffin) is an American actor, singer, writer and songwriter.


Bennett began his career in the Catskill Mountains in upstate New York as a singer and comedian. While there, he worked with such performers as Red Buttons and Milton Berle.[1] He then went on to Broadway where he costarred with John Cullum in the musical Shenandoah.[2] Bennett also starred on Broadway as Cyrano de Bergerac in Cyrano The Musical.[3]

In Los Angeles, Bennett starred as Jean Valjean in the original L.A. production of Les Misérables.[4]

On television, Bennett has had recurring roles in The Waltons, Too Close For Comfort and Emergency. He starred in the cult classic B-film, Ninja III: The Domination.[5] He also appears in the Carl Reiner film, Bert Rigby You're A Fool.[6]

In 2015, Bennett released a CD of original songs titled Original.[7]

Personal life[edit]

Bennett is Jewish and serves as a cantor at the Temple Shalom for the Arts.[8]


External links[edit]