Shaun Benson took on the role of Dr. Steven Weber, formerly Steven Lars in September 2004. Shaun began studying the arts from a very young age, including piano, ballet and modern dance. After graduating from the University of Western Ontario (where he appeared in many college productions), Shaun with a bachelor of science in chemistry/biochemistry, Shaun decided to become an actor and trained at the George Brown Theater School in Toronto and went on to appear in numerous acclaimed theater productions in and around Toronto.
Shaun made his television debut was a series lead on the critically acclaimed series The Associates, which led to another lead for the PAX network on Just Cause. In addition to various independent and experimental films, Shaun can be seen opposite Harrison Ford and Liam Neeson in K-19: The Widowmaker.
Born in Guelph, Ontario, Shaun now resides in Los Angeles. In addition to being an avid martial artist (3rd degree black belt, Legacy Shorin-ryo), Shaun also enjoys racing his vintage Porsche and drinking Guinness and Jaeger at his local pub.
PLACE OF BIRTH: Guelph, Ontario