Benjamin Sherriff appeared on Coronation Street in October 1999 as an unnamed Youth who, along with his friend, hurled abuse at Spider Nugent and Toyah Battersby who were temporarily living in a tent pitched up on the Red Rec.

Also credited under the slightly different spelled surname of "Sheriff", his other credits include roles in Children's Ward, Hollyoaks and the 2002 TV movie Lenny Blue.