BEN SHELTON | 2019 BIO
Ben Shelton is the director of the Netflix Original Film CANDY JAR starring Christina Hendricks, Uzo Aduba and Helen Hunt. He is also the creator of the TV series IMPRESS ME on Amazon Prime, and the creator of THE DALY SHOW on YouTube.
As a writer/director, Shelton has sold scripts and directed projects for NBC, ABC, NETFLIX, and YouTube RED, working with with: Whoopi Goldberg, Betty White, Rainn Wilson, Nathan Fillion, Taye Diggs, Josh Groban, Weird Al Yankovic, Kevin Pollak, Tim Daly and Steven Weber, among others.
Shelton studied at the University of Puget Sound, and received his film school education from visiting sets, sharing lunches, and watching Laker games with his uncle, writer/director Ron Shelton (Bull Durham, White Men Can’t Jump, Tin Cup).