The latest: Robby Benson on Oprah Winfrey Network, ABC’s Mind Games, EP of Zephyr Benson’s feature film Straight Outta Tompkins, Professor at Indiana University!
The past year and a half has been a wild ride for Robby Benson – executive producing his 21 year old son Zephyr Benson’s writing, starring, and directing debut in STRAIGHT OUTTA TOMPKINS (full length feature; summer 2014 release), guest starring as former rock star on ABC’s new Christian Slater and Steve Zahn series MIND GAMES, bringing Oprah Winfrey’s WHERE ARE THEY NOW? to Bloomington, Indiana, following him as a Professor of Practice with his terrific students in IU’s Telecommunications Department. Robby is helping IU with their innovative New Media School in the fall of 2014. An advocate for people with congenital heart defects and mentor to thousands of patients in need of open heart surgery over the past 20 years, Benson discusses his recent medical memoir I’m Not Dead… Yet!
Here’s a quick look at Oprah’s Where Are They Now featuring Robby. Watch it on the OWN Friday February 21st at 9PM eastern:
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