Ben is now divorced, but he and his ex-wife are close friends.
Ben's most prized possession is a fob-watch which his dad gave him on his wedding day.
Ben enjoys cooking.
If he could be in any other show Ben would chose Holby City. He thinks the acting and camera work is excellent. It is also his wife's favourite show.
Ben is friends with all of his Doctors co-stars. He says that Maggie Cronin kept him sane while Corrinne Wicks and Tom Butcher did the opposite.
Before moving in with his wife, Ben lived with his Doctors co-star Andrea Green.
Ben is able to speak French as well as some German.
Ben's height is 6ft (183cm).
Ben enjoys playing guitar.
One of Ben's favourite places is the Isle of Man.
Ben often gets compared to actor James Lance, who appeared in Teachers. Even Ben's parents get them mixed up, they phoned Ben to congratulate him on his role in Teachers.
Ben ran the 2005 London Marathon with Steven Hartley, who played Jack Ford in Doctors.
Ben enjoys playing cricket to keep fit.
Ben's father Noel is a bishop. He married Ben and his wife, Milly.
Ben is married to Emily Croft-Baker, who is also known as Milly.
Ben has one sister, Vanessa. She is a published author.
Ben is part Malaysian, on his mother's side with some Sri Lankan and Portuguese blood. He also has Welsh blood on his father's side.
Ben proposed to his wife on Christmas Day 2004.