A Glimpse Ben Browder’s Career Pre and Post Farscape

It’s been 15 years since Farscape first aired on television and astronaut John Crichton traveled through a wormhole into a new world filled with aliens and spaceships. The science fiction television series won everyone over with no trouble while the four seasons aired from 1999 till 2003. For the cast of Farscape, the experience was more than just another acting job because of the power of science fiction. “It was a beautifully made show from the writing to the makeup to the prosthetic and the energy … Farscape was such a strong family all the whole way through,” Gigi Edgily said on an interview. The cast that once felt like a family tightly woven with a sci-fi series has now scattered into their own Hollywood careers. And the other most famous thing in the series is celebrities leather apparel, especially Ben Browder’s Leather Vest, This Farscape Vest Ben Browder has worn as character of series John Crichton.

Characters of Farscape

Talented Cast of Farscape Who Brought This Influential Space to Opera To Life

Ben Browder, one of the main characters of the series played as John Critchon has taken his career up a notch ever since the last season and the film Farscape; The Peacekeeper Wars was broadcasted. He became many people’s favorite and left many wondering where and what he has been up to since the end of the series.

After series wrapped up its plot in 2014 with a hit science fiction Farscape: the Peacekeeper Wars movie Browder moved on to star in another famous and well known science fiction franchise, Stargate SG-1. Browder played Lt. Colonel Cameron Mitchel on the show for two seasons and reprised the role in both Stargate movies, The Ark of Truth and Continuum.

Ben Browder with his Co-stars in Stargate SG-1

Ben Browder with his Co-stars in Stargate SG-1

After that he has remained on television in a number of guest starring roles. Starting with 2012, he guest starred on NBC’s Chuck during the Final season episode. He also played another sci-fi role in the Doctor Who episode “A Town Called Mercy”. For the latest update he has appeared on the CW’s hit series Arrow, in the episode “Trust but Verify.”

Ben Browder in Doctor Who episode “A Town Called Mercy”

Ben Browder in Doctor Who episode “A Town Called Mercy”

Ben Browder’s career as an actor actually started long before his renowned role as John Crichton. To many people’s surprise he is not only an American actor but also a writer and did not start his career with Farscape but with many TV commercials he made in the late 60s. He appeared in a number of films and television series before his two iconic roles of sci-fi. One of the first movies he appeared in was in late 70’s was a children’s movie Duncan’s World. He also worked as a guest on various TV series prior his career took up. Some of his appearances include his appearance in Party of Five, 3rd season, Grace under Fire, Melrose Place, Murder, She Wrote, CSI, Miami and many others.

 

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