Ben Mendelsohn is a talented Australian actor. He has worked in tons of films as an actor. He started his career with television. His first work as an actor was in the “Special squad” named series where he appeared in the episode named “Slow Attack”. But Meldensohn got his popularity in Australia by the drama film named “The Year My Voice Broke” in 1987.
He got renowned internationally by a crime drama named “The Animal Kingdom” where he played the role of “Andrew ‘Pope’ Cody”. He is an immensely talented actor who won many awards and got many nominations for his characters.
Ben Mendelsohn’s net worth is 275 million dollars. He has earned this money by acting and brand endorsements. He has other income sources. He earns by advertising work and residuals. He also invests in the stock market and owns several restaurants.
Name : Ben Mendelsohn
Real Name : Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn
Birth Date :3 April 1969.
Birth Place : Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Age :49 Years old.
Citizenship : Australian
Recidence : Los Angeles
Height :180cm/5ft 11 in
Net Worth :$275 million
Source of Income: Acting.
Education : Heidelberg Primary School, Eltham High School, Banyule High School, Mercersburg Academy
Parents : Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn (father), Carole Ann/ nee Ferguson (mother)
Spouse(s) :Emma Forrest (m.2012, div.2016)
Children :2 daughters
Siblings : Two brothers (Tom Mendelsohn, David Mendelsohn)
Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn and Carole Ann’s son Australian actor Ben Mendelsohn was born in Melbourne City of Victoria state of Australia on April 3 in 1969. His father was a professor at Howard Florey Institute in Melbourne.
At present, he is a prominent medical researcher. Ben’s mothers have passed away. She was a registered nurse in Europe and the USA. They returned to Melbourne when he attended high school.
Mendelsohn has two brothers named Tom and David. They are also registered nurses like their mother.
Ben Mendelsohn started his education at Heidelberg Primary School. He attended two high schools. He attended Eltham High School and Banyule High School. He also went to Mercersburg Academy.
Ben married Emma Forrest in June 2012. Emma is a British author. They have a daughter together named Carolina. They got divorced in 2016. He has another daughter from a previous relationship. His older daughter is 16 years old and the younger one is 4 years old.
Ben started his acting career with television and later on, he started doing films. He started television in 1984. He has worked in more than 25 television shows and got his recognition through television.
Ben began his film career in 1986. He has also been as consistent in the film as his television works. Mendelsohn has acted in more than 50 films. This proves how excellent an actor he is.
For his brilliant work in acting many times he has been nominated and many times he has been awarded. In his lifetime he has been nominated for forty-seven times in which he has won eleven times.
He won the Primetime Emmy Award (2016), Astra Award (2010), Australian Film Institute (AFI) Award (1987, 2010), British Independent Film Award (2013), Camerio (2000), Film Critics Circle of Australia (FCCA) Award (1995, 2011), IF Award (2010), IGN Award (2015) and Satelite Award (2016).