The Ben Bernard Page

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Presenting the self-styled “Master of Mirth” in a special multiplex video page of short films and animations.  Mr Bernard is the star of a brand new situation comedy made for radio or animation – please contact us for more details!  Plus, you can find many more short features at our YouTube page if your ribs can stand the onslaught of mirth and chuckles!  Oh, and If you see Ben Bernard on one of his wanders by the seaside remember to give him a thumbs up and use his time-worn catchphrase, “Ooh, ‘ello!”

‘The Entertainer’

Ben Bernard stars in this original pilot as he wanders around his home-town of Cleethorpes. Bernard is a showbiz veteran and epitomises the “never give up” attitude and is always looking forward to his next big break in the world of light entertainment.

Written and performed by Richard Usher, Paul Speed & Ian Burnett

Camera, Sound & Editing by Ian Burnett

Music by John Ryan

Produced & Directed by Richard Usher, Paul Speed & Ian Burnett

‘Stand Up And Be Counted! – A Day in the Life of Ben Bernard’ © Richard Usher & Paul Speed 1999 & 2014 All Rights Reserved

 

‘How Not to Perform Mrs Robinson’

A Ben Bernard “pop music” video, his stab at stardom for the umpteenth time.  Filmed on location in Hull in 2003.

Performed by Richard Usher

Camera, Sound & Editing by Ian Burnett

Produced & Directed by Ian Burnett and Richard Usher

 

‘Stand Up And Be Counted!  Ben Bernard on…The Environment’

Ben Bernard wanders around venting his spleen on the issues that trouble him.  Filmed on location in Hull.

Written and performed by Richard Usher

Camera, Sound & Editing by Ian Burnett

Music by John Ryan

Produced & Directed by Richard Usher

‘Ben Bernard on…The Enivronment’ © Richard Usher 2003 & 2014 All Rights Reserved

 

‘Stand Up And Be Counted!  Ben Bernard on…His Way Home’

Ben Bernard wanders around his home-town of Cleethorpes venting his spleen once more…

Written and performed by Richard Usher

Camera, Sound & Editing by Ian Burnett

Music by John Ryan

Produced & Directed by Richard Usher

‘Ben Bernard on…His Way Home’ © Richard Usher 2013 All Rights Reserved

 

‘Stand Up And Be Counted!  Ben Bernard on…Dungeons & Dragons’

Ben Bernard attempts a spot of animation to ensure his next big break in the world of light entertainment, perhaps Britain’s answer to The Simpsons?

In this animated short Ben comments on a newspaper article that got him riled.

Written and performed by Richard Usher

Animation, Sound & Editing by Richard Usher

Music by John Ryan

Produced & Directed by Richard Usher

‘Ben Bernard on…Dungeons & Dragons’ © Richard Usher & Larynx Productions 2014 All Rights Reserved

 

‘Stand Up And Be Counted!  Ben Bernard on…Heartbleed’

In this second animated short Ben comments on the latest internet virus scare.

Written and performed by Richard Usher

Animation, Sound & Editing by Richard Usher

Music by John Ryan

Produced & Directed by Richard Usher

‘Ben Bernard on…Heartbleed’ © Richard Usher & Larynx Productions 2014 All Rights Reserved