BEN FIORE is a screenwriter, actor, filmmaker and security advisor of SHAWN KLUSH, the world's top Elvis Tribute Artist. A retired NYC Police Officer, he also served in the now defunct, legendary New York City Transit Police Department, patrolling NYC's infamous subway system. He is also the recipient of numerous awards for his screenplays and has had several of his films officially selected by top film festivals. Ben also worked the recovery mission at the World Trade Center for several months after the September 11th, 2001 terrorist attacks.
When not on tour with Mr. Klush or busy on a film project, Ben enjoys spending time with his lovely wife, Marci, and their two sons, Stephen and Christopher. He is also employed as a Supervisory Aide (security) at Memorial Junior High School in his hometown of Valley Stream, New York.
WHAT'S NEW?..."THE MAMALUKE", a sit-com pilot created by Ben and his Hollywood partner, Mark Riccardi, has completed filming of its pilot episode which stars Johnny 'Roastbeef' Williams of "Goodfellas" fame. The series will debut as a webisode with a sizzle-reel to be shopped to the major TV networks..."ON A DARK STREET", Ben's award winning short script, was developed into a compelling short HD film by actor/producer Richard Lampone..."THE THIRD ROUND", a compelling feature screenplay about Ben's good friend, former heavyweight boxer Guy 'The Rock' Casale, is in the completion stages!
"THE INTERROGATION", a short drama film, puts Ben in front of the camera as a corrupt detective as well as behind the camera as the film's director and writer!