Ben Gleib Biography

Ben Gleib’s full name is Ben Nathan Gleiberman. He is professionally known as Ben Gleib. He is a known American personality who has developed himself into an actor, comedian, writer, and satirist.

Early Life

Ben Gleib is 44 years old because of his birth on 18th June 1978. He was born to his loving and caring parents named Nate and Ziva Gleiberman in Los Angeles. He has one brother named Ron Gleiberman, who is younger than Ben. Ben went to the University of California, San Diego, and received his degree in communications and theater. He worked on his thesis and produced a four-year campus TV talk show, “The Gleib Show”. The finale of the show saw an interview with Carmen Electra (professionally known as Tara Leigh Patrick- the model, singer, and media personality) and was dedicated to the marines in the military tank.

Ben Gleib Career

Guest Appearances

Ben was the regular guest on the E! late-night talk show Chelsea Lately, where he appeared for the regular seven seasons until the show ended in 2014. He began appearing as a frequent guest on KPCC (Southern California’s NPR affiliate) on the Patt Morrison Program, where he brought his stints of comedy with a mix of political issues. He also had a few appearances for KPCC live from the 2008 Republican National Convention in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Ben also appeared in the famous and most watched NBC series The Real Wedding Crashers, a primetime comedy. The show was also taken up by other channels like Bravo and Style Network. In 2009, he officially appeared as the standup on NBC’s Last Call with Carson Daly, and in 2008 Gleib got himself featured on the NBC competition show Last Comic Standing.

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Production of the television pilot

In 2006, Ben sold a television pilot, The Gleib Show, to Fox. The pilot was financially supported by Saturday Night Live creator Lorne Michaels, Broadway Video, and NBC/Universal. This show was based on another TV show that Ben Gleib directed, wrote, and starred in for the regular three seasons on the National Lampoon College Network from 2003 to 2005 and that further aired on college campuses across the country and the show that earned the continuous reward or named as the number one network’s show.

Television roles, Films, and Podcasts

Ben appeared in the supporting roles and was featured in the film Bar Starz, which could not have the leading appearances in the theaters. Ben also appeared in a few other featured films like Kevin Smith’s Jay and Silent Bob’s Super Groovy Cartoon Movie, the voice of Marshall the Sloth in Ice Age: Continental Drift, and the voice of Dali in The Book of Life. he gave his voice for Phineas and Ferb and YouTube series The Melvin Bros. Additionally, he also appeared on The Late Late Show on CBS, at the Vancouver Comedy Festival, and at the Laughing Matters Festival in the Netherlands. He was the host of several pods and worked for Current TV and in 2002, he got the credit for writing the “Radio Music Awards” for ABC.

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Since November 2011, Gleib has been hosting the famous and most-watched podcast Last Week on Earth with Ben Gleib. He also worked as the guest co-anchor for a week for ABC News digital and also worked on providing election night coverage for them in 2016. Ben also had a frequent on-air contribution on CNN, The Young Turks, and NPR that led him to win a Golden Mic Award for his work on NPR’s Patt Morrison’s Comedy Congress. He also worked as the host of the social impact news show “ASPIREist” on CNN.

Ben Gleib Biography

Real Name Ben Nathan Gleiberman
Birth Date June 18, 1978
Age (as of 2022) 44 Years
Birth Place Los Angeles, California, USA
Profession Actor
College University of California 
Qualification Graduate

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 6’ 0” – in Centimeters – 185 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 79 kg  –  in Pounds –  174 lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Green


Father Nate Gleiberman
Mother Ziva Gleiberman

Relationship Status

Marital Status Single
Affair No
Who is his wife/girlfriend?

Personal Life

Ben Gleib’s marital status is single. He is not known to be committed to anyone in any romantic way. Also, he often makes jokes about the people involved in ongoing political scenarios and is known for his comedian instincts that are quick and furious in themselves.

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Ben Gleib Net Worth

Ben Gleib is an actor, comedian, stand-up personality, podcast writer, director, and the host of many television series, or shows. Surely, he must be earning a good amount of money because of his multitude of professional life. For the moment, Gleib’s net worth is around $2 million.


  • For a short period from May 2019 to December 2019, he started his political campaign and announced his candidacy for the President of the United States. But, at the last, he could not finance the campaign, and eventually, the campaign was closed thereafter.
  • Beginning in August 2014, Gleibworked for the regular four years and hosted the television game show Idiotest on the Game Show Network.
  • He was called by Esquire one of “the six comedians who could be comedy’s next big things” and also earned the name “funniest comedian working today” by TBS.
  • He is available on Amazon Prime, where he is known to be working on the “Ben Gleib – Neurotic Gangster” for Showtime.

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