He began to build his bank account working for Channel 4 on The Bigger Breakfast and later hosting T4’s teen strand.
He moved to ITV in 2004 and presented the first three series of The Xtra Factor before fronting The Krypton Factor.
Ben has also been a stand-in host on This Morning on several occasions since 2005.
In 2010, he signed a contract to present Goals on Sunday on Sky Sports, with the deal reportedly worth a staggering £495,000 a year.
More recently, Ben has become well known for fronting a number of game shows.