Ben Thompson

Ben Thompson played Earl Hunterson in the Broadway production of Waitress the Musical from 27 February 2018. He returned to the show for the restaging in October 2021.

He also starred in the film “The Seagull” with Saoirse Ronan, Elisabeth Moss and Annette Bening.

Selected Previous Credits


  • American Idiot
  • Matilda: The Musical
  • Holler If Ya Hear Me

West End

  • Richard III
  • Twelfth Night


  • High School Musical, Tour
NameBenjamin Thompson
Born21 January
FromTulsa, Oklahoma
TrainedTexas Christian University
RoleEarl Hunterson Broadway