Ben Lawson
Ben Lawson
as Damian Rennett

Actor Biography

Ben Lawson stars as MI-6 operative Damian Rennett on ABC's hit drama Designated Survivor.

A graduate of the prestigious National Institute for the Dramatic Arts (NIDA) in Sydney, Australia, Ben was nominated for a Logie Award (Australian Emmy) in the category Best New Talent for his role as Frazer Yeats on Neighbours and starred opposite Academy Award-winning actress Natalie Portman and Ashton Kutcher in Paramount's No Strings Attached

Lawson's television credits include featured and recurring roles on ABC's Modern Family and Don't Trust The B In Apt 23; USA's Covert Affairs; Netflix's Rake; Mulaney on Fox; CBS' Two Broke Girls and TNT's Bones. Lawson also starred in the Australian version of the drama Secrets & Lies

He currently resides in Los Angeles, California.