Actor | Fight Choreographer | Staged Combat Teacher
Originally from Windham, Maine, Benedetto is an actor and action performer based in Atlanta, GA. Benedetto is a graduate of Elon University's BFA Acting program and a registered Advanced Actor Combatant with the Society of American Fight Directors. Benedetto is represented on-screen in the Southeast by the People Store, and in the Northeast and New York by About Artists Agency.
He is also a fight choreographer,
action performer, and staged combat teacher
with Atlanta’s own Havoc Movement Company,
who’s website can be found here: www.havocmovement.com.
Benedetto's most recent work on stage was at The Mountainside Theatre in Cherokee, NC, performing the title role in Havoc Movement Company's production of Dracula: The Failings of Men. This summer, Benedetto participated in the revitalization of the Lost Colony in Manteo, NC, with all new design and direction by Jeff Whiting. Pre-Pandemic, Benedetto wrapped a production of Coleman Domingo's Dot, Directed by Kenny Leon. The run initially concluded at Kenny Leon's True Colors Theatre in Atlanta, but after critical acclaim, it received an additional run off broadway at the Billie Holiday Theatre in Brooklyn. Other recent credits include work on stage in Synchronicity Theatre's Hobbit as Thorin Oakenshield, and on-site at Serenbe Playhouse in their production of Narnia, spinning fire as Aslan the Lion. On the screen, Benedetto appeared in Episode 9 of the first season of the New CW show BLACK LIGHTNING, entitled "The Book of Little Black Lies". It is his current intent to garner the attention of Francine Maisler Casting out of New York.
DRACULA: The Failings of Men
In october, Havoc Movement Company opened and premiered Dracula: The Failings of Men, an original adaptation of Bram Stoker's text by Benedetto Robinson at the Mountainside Theatre in Cherokee, NC in collaboration with the Unto These Hills outdoor drama. The project met with extreme success, significantly outperforming it's expectations. In it, Benedetto debuted the title Role. Below is the Promo for the run; it is expected to return next Autumn.