Benjamin Apple

Benjamin Apple makes awesome things.

Benjamin is a writer, director, producer, editor, content strategist, web developer, and performer based in Los Angeles, California. Since 2008 his work has appeared across a variety of digital and broadcast outlets including Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, The Onion, A Prairie Home Companion,, Vox, Funny or Die, College Humor, Super Deluxe, and Above Average. Additionally, Benjamin's own YouTube channel has garnered millions of views, been selected as an L.A. Times Critic's Pick, and is frequently shared by top websites such as GQ, Rolling Stone, Vulture, and The Verge. Get in touch!

Freddie Mercury At Live Aid

One of hundreds of viral social videos Benjamin has pitched, written, produced and edited for, this one totaling over 58M views.

Is Warp Speed Possible?

An original non-fiction short Benjamin pitched, wrote, produced, directed, and edited for Super Deluxe's "Food For Thought" series.

Pumpkin Removal

One of many original comedy sketches Benjamin ideated and wrote for the long-running radio show "A Prairie Home Companion."

The Soup

Short comedic film Benjamin wrote, edited, and appeared in for Funny Or Die.


Short-form original web series written, directed, edited by, and featuring Benjamin for Broadway Video's "Above Average" channel. Appeared in the L.A. Times as a Critic's Pick.

Amanda Seyfried's 5 Steps to Living Life to the Fullest

Branded Allure video featuring Amanda Seyfried which Benjamin contributed beats, punch-up and rewrites to.

Keystone Light

Keystone Light ad featuring Chuck Testa which Benjamin contributed beats, punch-up and rewrites to.

Terrible Auditions

Short-form web series featuring top NYC comedic actors which Benjamin wrote, produced, directed, edited, and appeared in.

Improvised Golf Commentary

Improvised short-form web series created, edited by, and featuring Benjamin.

Sad Full House

Web series totaling over 8 million views and covered extensively on social outlets like Buzzfeed, Bustle, and Daily Dot.

Darth Vader Yule Log

Viral video totaling over 1.5 million views and covered extensively on social outlets like GQ, Vulture, the Verge, and Rolling Stone.