Born in 1947, Ben Cross is a British actor, director, writer and musician. His first cinema appearance was in 1976 in , A Bridge Too Far, the war movie directed by Joseph E. Levine. In 1977, he became a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company and get noticed in 1978 with his interpretation in the Musical Chicago.
In 1981 he plays the role of Harold Abrahams in the oscar winning movie Chariots of Fire. The movie were very successful and opened him the international gates: he then played several great roles. Among those roles: Méléagant in Lancelot, the first Knigth along with Sean Connery, Julia Ormond et Richard Gere. Then the captain Nemo in Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea , Rudolf Hess in the Nuremberg Trial produced by the BBC, Dr. Josef Breur in the movie When Nietzche Wept and finally Sarek Spock’s father the J.J Abrams’ Star Trek.
In 2015, Ben Cross dubbed the voice of the narrator and the old man in the first Bulgare and Monecan long feature animated movie – Lilly and the Magic Pearl directed by Anri Koulev and produced by Shibuya Productions.
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What an honor for Shibuya Productions to celebrate the 8th anniversary of our event the Monaco Anime Game International Conferences (MAGIC) on February 25 and 26, 2023.
Who could have believed, that a Gala Dinner, which was initially organized to celebrate the creation of the company, was going to transform into an inevitable yearly pop culture event in the Principality of Monaco.
Who would have thought that after only 4 years, MAGIC will be exported to Japan, in Kyoto, Japanese culture’s heart.