Ben Foster Biography
|Date of Birth:||1980 , October-29|
|Age:||39 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 9 Inch|
|Birth Name||Benjamin A. Foster|
|Mother||Gillian Kirwan Foster|
|Birth Place/City||Boston, Massachusetts|
|Net Worth||$ 20 million|
|Weight in KG||73 KG|
|Girlfriend||Kirsten Dunst, Jenna Danneberger|
|Education||Maharishi School of the Age of Enlightenment|
|Awards||Screen Actors Guild Award|
|TV Show||Flash Forward|
Ben Foster is an actor of American nationality known notably for his films including The Laramie Project, X-Men: The Last Stand, The Messenger, 30 Days of Night and many more.
He has been married to actress Laura Prepon with who she shares two children, a son, and a daughter.
His Parents Are Restaurateurs
Ben Foster was born as Benjamin A. Foster on the 29th of October, 1980, in Boston, Massachusetts. His father, Steven Foster, and mother, Gillian Kirwan, both are restaurateurs.
His incredible acting skills and personality has made people search for his bio and career details. He was raised along with his brother Jon Foster in Fairfield, Iowa.
He started his acting career at the age of sixteen. To pursue a career in acting, he dropped out of high school and landed a role in the television series, Flash Forward.
He first played several small roles on television and appeared in two episodes of the TV series Freaks and Geeks.
His debut acting role was in 2001 when he appeared in the movie Get Over It. He also bagged the role of Russell Crown for the HBO series Six Feet Under. He then landed many roles in movies like 11:14, The Punisher and Hostage. This led him to be recognized as a good actor among his fans.
Ben appeared next as Angel in X Men: The Last Stand and portrayed the character of Jake Mazursky on Alpha Dog. He also played the role of a killer Charlie Prince on the film 3:10 to Yuma.
The Broadway play Orphans showcased him by replacing Shia LeBouf on February, 2013. A Streetcar Named Desire too was set to showcase him but the production was closed shortly afterward.
Another movie, the adaptation of the Warcraft film, will also be starring Ben. In a biopic of Lance Armstrong, Ben is set to play the lead role.
Whopping Net Worth of $20 Million
Ben Foster has made a name and fame in the entertainment industry for himself for his acting skills on screen.
Due to this, he has managed to bag up a net worth of 20 million dollars, according to the Celebrity Net Worth website. It has been said that he has a salary of 1.4 million dollars annually.
Married to Laura Prepon, Father of Two Children
In June 2017, the couple in an interview that they were expecting their first child together. The husband-wife duo welcomed a baby girl in August 2017 who they named Ella Foster.
Prepon and Foster welcomed their second child on February 26, 2020, after announcing that they were expecting a baby in August 2019.
The actress confirmed the birth of the baby with a sweet Instagram post.
Sources confirmed that the newest addition a baby boy but they didn't disclose the name of the baby.
Past Relationships and Dating History
Apart from his acting credits, Ben is also talked widely in regards to his personal life. He is currently known to be single. As of 2000, Ben Foster was in a relationship with Kirsten Dunst. The couple was together for a year after which they broke up.
He was also rumored to be dating Ellen Page from 2006 to 2007 but the relationship was not confirmed. Zoe Kravitz was the girlfriend of Ben Foster on 2007. They were together for a year too. After this, he reportedly dated Jenna Danneberger on 2011.
He started a relationship with Robin Wright the same year and they got engaged on 2013. Their engagement lasted until 2015 after which they broke off their affair.