Ben Mendelsohn Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 17 Jun, 2016
Facts of Ben Mendelsohn
Date of Birth: 1969 , April-3
Age: 50 years old
Birth Nation: Australia
Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
Name Ben Mendelsohn
Birth Name Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn
Nick Name Ben
Father Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn
Mother Carole Ann Mendelsohn
Nationality Australian
Birth Place/City Melbourne, Australia
Ethnicity White
Profession Actor
Working For Movies and TV shows
Net Worth $ 2 million
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Salt and Paper
Weight in KG 72 KG
Famous for Singer
Married Yes
Married to Emma Forrest (m. 2012)
Children 2
Divorce N/A
Awards Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series
Movies Ready Player One
TV Show Bloodline
Siblings Tom Mendelsohn ,David Mendelsohn
Albums Mermaid Avenue Tour, England, Half-English
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Famous actor Ben Mendelsohn was son of Carole Ann and Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn born on 3rd April 1969 in Melbourne, Australia. Ben and his siblings, Tom and David, as well as his mother, Carole Ann lived in Europe and the US for long periods of time, and returned to Melbourne in high school. He joined Heidelberg Primary School and Eltham High & Banyule High Schools. He took drama classes in his early age thinking it as easy class.

In 1986 he started his career with his debut film The Still Point. He worked in numerous films in his life which includes The Year My Voice Broke (1987), lover boy 1989, Map of the Human Heart (1992), True Love and Chaos (1997), Secret Men's Business (1999), Beautiful Kate (2009) and many more films.
He was spotted in Florence + the Machine's music video for "Lover to Lover", which was directed by Vincent Haycock in 2012. He has also appeared in several TV show. In 2013 he appeared in the TV series Girls as the father of Jessa, played by Jemima Kirke as a guest. Recently he is working for his upcoming films, his upcoming films are Una (2016), Larrikins (2018) and Ready Player One (2018).

Mendelsohn married British-born novelist Emma Forrest at Los Angeles's famous Chateau Marmont in June. Before he married to Emma he already had one child - a daughter aged nine. He has a daughter with Emma Forrest, who was born in 2014. There is no any rumor and controversies related to his marital status he is doing well his beloved wife and is happily living with his family. There is no any news which relates his extra affairs and divorce.
He has been nominated for several awards and has won several. He won Australian Film Institute Award for Best Supporting Actor in 1987. He Nominated for AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for his excellent performance in lover boy. He received Film Critics Circle of Australia Award for Best Actor – Male in 2010 for his role in Animal Kingdom. He was nominated for Independent Spirit Award for Best Male Lead in 2015 for his work in Mississippi Grind.

Talented actor is 5 feet 11 inches tall in his height and his weight is estimated to be 72 KG approximately. He is Australian in nationality and belongs to Jewish family. His salary is estimated to have net worth of 2 million dollars.

Actor Mendelsohn has huge fans that follow him in social networking sites such as Facebook, twitter, instagram and many more. His fans can get his interview, bio, IMDb and his personal information through these sites. His bio is available in wiki as well. He says, “I don't believe in the transformation myth, where if you have more success, life changes for you.”

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