Actor | Fight Choreographer | Playwright I Action Performer
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 by About Artists Agency out of New York City.
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 has worked for the past two summers on a revitalization of the Lost Colony in Manteo, NC, with all new design and direction by Jeff Whiting. He is the playwright of a new version of Bram Stoker's Classic novel Dracula entitled Dracula: The Failings of Men, currently being produced for the second season in a row at the Mountainside Theatre in Cherokee, NC by Havoc Movement and the Unto These Hills outdoor drama, and where he will be reprising the title role. Other recent credits include work on stage in Atlanta on Synchronicity Theatre's Legacy of Light, and with the Atlanta Shakespeare Tavern's Romeo and Juliet. Pre-Pandemic, Benedetto performed on 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. On screen, Benedetto appeared in Episode 9 of the first season of the New CW show BLACK LIGHTNING, entitled "The Book of Little Black Lies". He is making the move from the Southeast to New England and New York come the advent of 2023.
DRACULA: The Failings of Men
Post-Pandemic and ON; A remount in October '22
In October of 2021, Havoc Movement Company opened and premiered Dracula: The Failings of Men, an original adaptation of Bram Stoker's famous novel 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 its expectations. In it, Benedetto debuted the title Role. Below is the Promo for the run; it is in pre-production to return this Autumn.