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Ben Vereen

Birth Name: Benjamin Augustus Vereen

Birth Place: Laurinburg, NC

Birthday: October 10, 1946, Libra

Profession: Actor, Dancer, Singer

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How I Met Your Mother

How I Met Your Mother: The 12 Best Musical Moments

If there's one thing How I Met Your Mother loves more than dragging out Ted and The Mother's meet-cute, it's musical numbers. From Barney's suitable 100th episode extravaganza to Robin Sparkles' throwback tunes, HIMYM's song-and-dance moments are, we… Read more

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‘Roots’ Stars Reunite 4 Decades After Iconic Series
03:49 — Louis Gossett Jr., Ben Vereen, John Amos and Sandy Duncan reunite on TODAY and discuss the groundbreaking mini-series “Roots.” Sandy Duncan says she c (more…)
Celebrities Join Together For 'What The World Needs Now' Sing-A-Long at DNC
01:19 — There was a celebrity sing-a-long at the DNC Wednesday as some of Hollywood's biggest names came together to sing a rousing rendition of "What the Wor (more…)
Meet the Cast: Emayatzy Corinealdi as Belle
In the role of Kunta Kinte's wife, Emayatzy Corinealdi researched and embodied the spirit of female slaves of this era to give strength and compassion (more…)
White House - Full Recap
02:51 — Watch the full recap of Roots at the White House.

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Tue Sep 6 2:45am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirPapa's Got a Brand New Excuse(Season 4, Episode 24) NIK

Ben Vereen plays Will's long-lost father, who breezes into town and promises Will the moon, which angers an unforgiving Philip (James Avery). Vivian: Daphne Maxwell Reid. Hilary: Karyn Parsons.

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Wed Sep 7 1:39am
The Fresh Prince of Bel-AirPapa's Got a Brand New Excuse(Season 4, Episode 24) NIK

Ben Vereen plays Will's long-lost father, who breezes into town and promises Will the moon, which angers an unforgiving Philip (James Avery). Vivian: Daphne Maxwell Reid. Hilary: Karyn Parsons.

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Wed Sep 7 10:30am
How I Met Your MotherFalse Positive(Season 6, Episode 12) LIFE

Lily and Marshall receive shocking news that prompts the gang to reflect on their own lives; Robin gets a new job; and Ted begins carrying out tasks as Punchy's best man. Alex Trebek has a cameo.

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Roots Reunion
Keck's Exclusives: First Look: Roots Reunion on OWN

For the first time ever, Oprah Winfrey conducts an interview inside her lavish Montecito, California…

Wayne Brady, Ben Vereen
Keck's Exclusives: How I Met Your Mother Welcomes Wayne Brady and Ben Vereen

The second Season 6 episode of CBS's How I Met Your Mother will see the return of Wayne Brady as Jam…

TV's former Catwoman voices Cool Cat (inset).
Wonder Pets Returns with One of Kitt's Final Performances

When Nickelodeon's Emmy-winning The Wonder Pets! series kicks off its third season on May 18, Eartha…

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Casting News: Grey's Newest Victim, Smallville's New Superman

Broadway legend Ben Vereen has been tapped to guest on Grey's Anatomy this fall. In his episode, ten…

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Exclusive: Ben Vereen to Guest on Grey's

Another Broadway star will join Sara Ramirez and Chandra Wilson on Grey's Anatomy this fall. Tony wi…

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  • Birth Name: Benjamin Augustus Vereen
  • Birth Place: Laurinburg, NC
  • Birthday: October 10, 1946, Libra
  • Profession: Actor, Dancer, Singer

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