Ben Mendelsohn Net Worth, Bio, Age, Height, Religion, Education, Family

Ben Mendelsohn Net Worth, Bio, Age, Height, Religion, Education, Family

Ben Mendelsohn Net Worth and Salary

Ben Mendelsohn net worth is estimated to be $15 million and he earns over $6 million as salary annually and his net worth accumulated due to the success in his career as an actor and for starring in movies such as Lover Boy and Metal Skin.

Who is Ben Mendelsohn?

Ben Mendelsohn is an Australian actor and he is famously known for his role as Ned Kendall in the 2009 movie Beautiful Kate and as Andrew Cody in the 2010 movie Animal Kingdom and he has also starred in movies and television series such as Needle, The Secret Life of Us and Girls.

Biography and Education

Ben Mendelsohn was born Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn on the 3rd of April, 1969 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and she was born to a father named Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn, a medical researcher who once headed the Howard Florey Institute in Melbourne, where he holds the status of Professor Emeritus and a mother named Carole Ann Mendelsohn, who was a nurse before her death and he grew up with two brothers named Tom Mendelsohn and David Mendelsohn.

Ben Mendelsohn attended Heidelberg Primary School and Eltham High and Banyule High Schools.

Movies and Career

Ben Mendelsohn has starred in a lot of movies over the years and they include; The Still Point in 1986, The Year My Voice Broke in 1987, Lover Boy in 1989, Return Home, Nirvana Street Murder, The Big Steal and Quigley Down Under in 1990, Spotswood and Map of the Human Heart in 1992, Say a Little Prayer in 1993, Sirens and Metal Skins in 1994, Cosi and Idiot Box in 1996, True Love and Chaos and Amy in 1997, Love Brokers in 1999, Sample People and Vertical Limit in 2000, Mullet in 2001, Black and White in 2002, The New World in 2005, $9.99 and Australia in 2008, Knowing, Prime Mover and Beautiful Kate in 2009, Animal Kingdom and Needle in 2010, Killer Elite and Trespass in 2011, Killing Them Softly, The Dark Knight Rises and The Place Beyond the Pines in 2012, Two Mothers and Starred Up in 2013, Lost River, Black Sea and Exodus: gods and Kings in 2014, Slow West, Mississippi Grind and Guns for Hire in 2015, Una and Rogue One in 2016, Darkest Hour in 2017, Ready Player One, Untogether, The Land of Steady Habits and Robin Hood in 2018, Captain Marvel, The King and Spies in Disguise in 2019 and many more.

She has also starred in television series such as; Special Squad in 1984, A Country Practice and The Henderson Kids in 1985, Prime Time and Fame and Misfortune in 1986, Neighbors from 1986 to 1987, The Flying Doctors in 1987, All the Way in 1988, This Man… This Woman in 1989, G.P. in 1989, Roughnecks in 1994, Snowy River: The McGregor Saga, Police Rescue and Halifax f.p. in 1995, Close Ups in 1996, Good Guys, Bad Guys in 1997, Secret Men’s Business in 1999, Child Star: The Shirley Temple Story in 2001, Farscape in 2002, The Secret Life of Us in 2005, Love My Way from 2006 to 2007, Tangle in 2009, Girls in 2013, Bloodline from 2015 to 2017, The Outsider in 2020 and many more.

Awards and Nominations

Ben Mendelsohn has won awards such as; Primetime Emmy Award for outstanding supporting actor in 2016, Satellite Award for actor in a supporting role in 2017, AACTA Award for best lead actor in 2010, AACTA Award for best supporting actor in 1987, British Independent Film Award for best supporting actor in 2013, ASTRA Award for most outstanding performer in 2010 and over the years, he has won many more awards and nominated for many more.

Height, Weight and Personal Looks

Ben Mendelsohn stands at a height of 5ft 11inches, he weighs 71kg, he is fair in complexion, has brown hair color and blue eye color.


Ben Mendelsohn is of Jewish ethnicity and as of recent, the religion which he practices is Judaism.


Ben Mendelsohn was born to a father named Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn and a mother named Carole Ann Mendelsohn and he grew up with two brothers named Tom Mendelsohn and David Mendelsohn and he has two daughters named Victoria Mendelsohn, born in 2014 and Elaine Mendelsohn.


Ben Mendelsohn was married to British author Emma Forest in June, 2012, but they divorced in 2016.


Ben Mendelsohn has a British-Australian accent.

House Location

Ben Mendelsohn and his family currently reside in Los Angeles, California, United States of America.

Social Media Presence

Mendelsohn has been active on social media since rising to fame, as of recent, he has accumulated over 100,000 Twitter followers and he is also active on a host of other social media networks.

Controversies, rumors and legal issues

Since hitting fame in 1984, Mendelsohn hasn’t been linked to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.

Nationality and Ethnicity

Ben Mendelsohn is of Australian nationality and Jewish ethnicity.

Real Name

Ben Mendelsohn’s real name or full name is Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn.

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