Vinnie Bennett

Named a “Rising Star” for his performance in the feature HUMAN TRACES at the Toronto International Film Festival, Vinnie will next be seen playing “Young Dom” (Vin Diesel) in the Universal feature franchise FAST & FURIOUS 9 for director Justin Lin, opening wide Memorial Day 2021 (May 28th). He can currently be seen in the New Zealand comedy series GOOD GRIEF and previously co-starred in the drama miniseries THE BAD SEED. Vinnie’s additional credits include the pilot BRECKMAN RODEO for Freeform, GHOST IN THE SHELL for DreamWorks, the NZ tele-feature RESOLVE, NZ drama series FILTHY RICH, THE SHANNARA CHRONICLES for MTV and TATAU for BBC America.

 

 

SCENES

HUMAN TRACES (TIFF 2017)watch now

RESOLVE (New Zealand)watch now

FILTHY RICH (New Zealand)watch now

 

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PRESS

Fast & Furious 9 Adds Vinnie Bennett [Deadline]

Acting Helped Turn Vinnie Bennett’s Life Around [Stuff NZ]

TIFF Puts Tomorrow’s Stars Through Celebrity Boot Camp [LA Times]

 

REVIEWS

“…we almost weed our pants 92,473,929 times… Vinnie [is] so wonderfully wacky in [his] own way, and brought buckets of flair to the script.” – NZ Herald

 

“…a suspenseful, engrossing and very well performed mood piece… Bennett justifies his rising-star status at this year’s Toronto fest with a smoldering performance…”- Variety

 

 

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