Ben started his comedy career in 2010. Since then he's performed in every major comedy club in Ontario. In 2019 he officially signed on to the Yuk Yuk's roster. Ben is the host of the Toronto Comedy Podcast presents: Quarantined with Ben Bankas and The Ben Bankas Freedom of Comedy Podcast on Patreon. During the pandemic, Ben started the FIRST comedy show after quarantine. On June 5th, Ben started "Ben Bankas and the Covidiots" at Christie Pits. That turned into the "Freedom of Comedy Protest" at Bickford Park. He now hosts the Freedom of Comedy Protest at the Annex Social in the Annex area of Toronto every Friday.