Bennet is a L.A. based comedy director who writes his own bio in the third person. After years of line producing, he launched his directing career by creating award winning comedy shorts that amassed hundreds of millions of views online (WATCH: HANDJOB CABIN).
Bennet’s captivating visual style and astute sense of story quickly propelled him into longer form. He’s gone on to direct for Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Comedy Bang! Bang! (pre-production), and served as a producer/director for Betch! On TeenNick (7 seasons), and Foursome for YouTube Originals & AwesomenessTV (3 seasons) among others.
Including a WGA Awards nomination (2019) for his work on Hulu’s Love Daily, Bennet has been recognized at the Saatchi & Saatchi New Director’s showcase in Cannes, The Streamys (2017), as well as Funny or Die, College Humor, AdAge, The Huffington Post, Tech Crunch, Maxim, Buzzfeed and his Mom’s Facebook page.
He continues to direct, write and produce scripted & docu series, commercials, branded campaigns, and sketches for companies like: Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Comedy Bang! Bang!, YouTube Originals, AwesomenessTV, Portal A, Nickelodeon, Studio71, Major League Baseball, Clorox, Google Chromebook, and Dwayne Johnson’s Seven Bucks Studios among others.
Aside from directing, Bennet prides himself on mentoring aspiring filmmakers/first time directors, traveling the world, and being from Seattle.