Ben Mendelsohn
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Ben Mendelsohn also known as Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn is an actor from Australia. He is known for playing a villain role in the Australian film industry. Ben became well known after appearing in the movie The Dark Knight Rises in 2012. 

Ben Mendelsohn has given a remarkable contribution to the Australian film industry and has been in the film industry for nearly 40 years. He has won the 2020 AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role for his role in Babyteeth. 

What Is The Age Of Ben Mendelsohn?

According to the wiki, Ben Mendelson opened his eyes for the first time in Melbourne, Australia on 3 April 1969. He is 53 years old as of 2022.  He is an Australian by nationality and has Greek, German, and British Isles ancestry. His astrological sign is Aries. He is the son of Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn (father) and Carole Ann Mendelsohn (mother).

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His father Arthur Oscar is a well-known medical researcher who formerly served as the director of Melbourne's Howard Florey Institute, where he now holds the title of Professor Emeritus. While his mother Carole is a registered nurse. He has two brothers named Tom Mendelsohn and David Mendelsohn. His brothers are also nurses. Hence, Ben has a family of altogether 5 members.

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He along with his family resides in various states of Europe and the US because of his father's placement from time to time. Similarly, Ben studied at Mercersburg Academy situated in the U.S. After that, he went to Heidelberg Primary School followed by  Eltham High School. He enrolled in drama class because he thought it was an easy class and he was good at memorizing lines. 

What Is The Professional Career Of Ben Mendelsohn?

Ben Mendelsohn started his professional career during his teenage days at the age of 15. In 1984 when he was only 15 years old he made appearances in two TV series named Special Squad and Alow Attack in a supporting role. After that, he started appearing in two to three movies and TV shows every year. In 1985 he appeared in two TV series, three appearances in 1986, two appearances in 1987, and so on. He also won his first award AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in 1987  for his outstanding acting talent in the movie The Year My Voice Broke.

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Similarly, he starred in the 1999 Tv mini-series Queen Kat, Carmel & St Jude and appeared in four episodes as Vince McCaffery. He also appeared as Vince Kovac in the Tv series Tangle. His movie as of 2022 is The Marsh King's Daughter directed by Neil Burger. In that movie, he will be playing the role of Jacob Holbrook. Other than that, his other featured movie includes The Outsider, Infinity Train, babyteeth, The Land of Steady Habits, Robin Hood, Captain Marvel, The king, etc. 

Who is Ben Mendelsohn’s Wife?

As of 2022, Ben Mendelsohn isn’t married but is a divorced man. He married his ex-wife, Emma Forrest in June 2012. Emma Forest is a British writer and journalist by profession. She has worked for different publication companies like London Evening Standard, the Sunday Times, The Guardian, and others.  After four and half years of marriage, the couple experienced some issues in their marriage relationship and finally decide to part ways.

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Ben Mendelsohn with his ex-wife Emma Forest

Hence, on December 23, 2016, Ben and his partner, Emma filed for divorce and got separated. After that, there hasn't been any news of him dating another woman. Similarly talking about Ben’s children, Ben is a father of two beautiful daughters. He shares one daughter with his ex-wife Emma whose name is Carolina. She was born in 2014 and is 8 years old. He also has another daughter from his previous relationship but her name is unknown. 

What Is The Net Worth Of Ben Mendelsohn?

Ben Mendelsohn has a net worth of $9 Million. He is an actor by profession and earns most of his income through his profession. He has made appearances in more than 90 movies and Tv series. He is now busy shooting for his new upcoming movie The new look where he will be portraying the character Christian Dior. 

What Is The Height Of Ben Mendelsohn?

Ben Mendelsohn has a height of 6 feet. He weighs around 75 kg. He has a pair of blue-colored eyes and brown hair.

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