Benjamin Law

Benjamin Law

Author, broadcaster

Biography

Benjamin Law is an Australian writer and broadcaster. He’s the author of The Family Law, Gaysia: Adventures in the Queer East, Moral Panic 101 and editor of Growing Up Queer in Australia. Benjamin created and co-wrote three seasons of the SBS TV series The Family Law, based on his memoir, which won Best Comedy at the Asian Television Awards. In 2019, he was named one of the Asian-Australian Leadership Summit’s (AALS) 40 Under 40 Most Influential Asian-Australians (winning the Arts, Culture & Sport category) and one of Harper’s Bazaar’s Visionary Men. His sold-out debut play Torch the Place (Melbourne Theatre Company) ran February–March 2020.

羅旭能是一個澳洲作家和廣播員,著有《The Family Law》, 《Gaysia: Adventures in the Queer East》, 《Moral Panic 101》 以及編輯《Growing Up Queer in Australia》等作品。他曾以自己的回憶錄為題材,創作並合寫了三季SBS電視電視劇《The Family Law》,並最終贏得《亞洲電視大獎》的最佳喜劇獎。2019年,他獲亞澳領袖高峰會(AALS)提名為四十位最有影響力的四十歲以下亞裔澳洲人(藝術、文化、體育方面),同時又獲《Harper’s Bazaar》選為Visionary Men。他的賣座舞台首作《Torch the Place》(墨爾本戲團)於2020年二月至三月上演。