Tuesday, April 9, 2024

Feel Good Interview Series: Jonathan Bennett - 8 Things to Know About This Film, TV and Broadway Actor

By: Markos Papadatos, #Powerjournalist

Jonathan Bennett is an actor and TV host. He is best known for playing Aaron Samuels in the comedy "Mean Girls," which has become a classic. He is also known for his acting work in Hallmark movies and for hosting the Food network series "Halloween Wars."

Bennett also starred as Sir Robin in “Spamalot” on Broadway through April 2024.

His Favorite Movies

His favorite movie is "The Glass Onion." “I loved it. That was my new favorite movie that I saw in a long time,” he said.

Favorite series to Binge-watch

He listed “The Stranger” as his favorite series to binge.

Favorite Cheat Meal

His favorite cheat meal is "Schmackary's Cookies." “It’s over on 45th Street in Manhattan, and those cookies are so good,” he exclaimed.

Jonathan Bennett's Favorite Mottos to Live by

His favorite motto to live by is: “Ready, fire, aim.” “I also love ‘you are never too much, and you are always enough,” he admitted.

Favorite Sports to Watch and to Play??

On his favorite sports to watch and to play, he responded, “Musical theatre.” “That’s a joke. I have no clue about sports,” Bennett said with a sweet laugh. “I only like musicals.”

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If He Could Have a Superpower....

He revealed that his superpower of choice would be “invisibility.”

Jonathan Bennet's Dream Acting Partner

His dream acting partner to someday collaborate with is Martin Short.

How He Defines Success

For Bennett, success means being able to open doors for the people that are less fortunate. “Success isn’t about money or fame, it is about opening doors that can’t open themselves, and also being able to leave them open for future generations to be able to walk through,” Bennett acknowledged.

For more information on Jonathan Bennett, follow him on Instagram.

Photo Credit: Michael Hull