Facts of Ben Kingsley
|Full Name:||Ben Kingsley|
|Age:||76 years 8 months|
|Birth Date:||December 31, 1943|
|Birth Place:||Yorkshire, England, UK|
|Net Worth:||$ 40 million|
|Salary:||$48,484,000 per year|
|Height / How tall :||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Ethnicity:||Mixed (Gujarati Indian and English)|
|Father's Name:||Rahimtulla Harji Bhanji|
|Mother's Name:||Anna Lyna Mary Goodman|
|Eye Color:||Dark brown|
|Best Match for Marriage:||Scorpio, Virgo, Taurus|
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Relationship Statistics of Ben Kingsley
|What is Ben Kingsley marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):||Married|
|When did Ben Kingsley get married ? (married date):||September 03, 2007|
|How many children does Ben Kingsley have ? (name):||Four(Jasmin Bhanji, Thomas Alexis Bhanji, Edmund Kingsley and Ferdinand Kingsley)|
|Is Ben Kingsley having any relationship affair ?:||No|
|Is Ben Kingsley gay ?:||No|
|Who is Ben Kingsley wife ? (name):||Daniela Lavender|
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Ben Kingsley has been married 4 times in his career. He is initially involved in a relationship with the Brazilian actress Daniela Barbosa for a brief amount of time.
Ben started dating Angela Morant from 1965. They dated for a year before they decided to get married. They got married in 1996.
The couple has two children from this marriage, Jasmin Bhanji, and Thomas Alexis Bhanji. The couple separated after 6 years. The reason behind their break-up is not known.
He started dating the British director Alison Sutcliffe in 1997. The couple dated for a year and decided to tie the knot. The marriage ceremony took place on 1st July 1978.
The marriage lasted 13 years until they finally separated on 1st Feb 1992. They have two children from this relationship born on 5th July 1982 and 1988, Edmund and Ferdinand.
Ben got together with Alexandra Christmann in 2002. They dated for a year and got married on 3rd Oct 2003. The marriage didn’t last long and they got divorced on 8th Feb 2005. They don’t have any children from this relationship.
Ben is currently in a relationship with Daniela Lavender. They have been married for 9 years. They previously dated for 2 years after getting together in 2005. They got married on 3rd Sep 2007. The couple doesn’t have any children from this relationship.
Who is Ben Kingsley?
Ben Kingsley is an English actor who has appeared in more than 100 movies and television series throughout his more than 40 years of an acting career. He is best known for his portrayal of Mohandas Gandhi in the 1982 film ‘Gandhi’.
Ben Kingsley: Birth Facts, Family, and Childhood
Ben was born in Scarborough, Yorkshire on December 31, 1943. His nationality is American and ethnicity is mixed(Gujarati Indian and English).
His birth as Krishna Bhanji as the son of Rahimtulla Harji Bhanji and Anna Lyna Mary. His family moved to Britain when he was 14 years old. He grew up in Pendlebury, near Manchester.
Ben Kingsley: Education History
He attended Manchester Grammar School. He was enrolled at the University of Salford and at Pendleton College. He was involved in numerous amateur dramatics while his time in college.
Ben Kingsley: Professional Life and Career
Ben’s professional stage debut was at graduation when he was 23 years old. He was later involved in the London West End theater and made his debut at the Aldwych Theatre. He was then involved in stage work for the next 15 years. He debuted on Broadway in 1971 then he was part of numerous stage plays for several years there.
Some of the early television series that he was involved in include ‘Pardon the Expression’, ‘Orlando’, and ‘Coronation Street’. His first movie role was for ‘Fear Is the Key’ where he played the role of Royale.
Ben has since then appeared in other numerous movies and television series including ‘The Adventurer’, ‘Full House’, ‘A Misfortune’, ‘Play for Today’, ‘ Wessex Tales’, ‘Antony and Cleopatra’, ‘The Love School’, ‘Dickens of London’, ‘The Velvet Glove’, ‘Crown Court’, ‘The Merry Wives of Windsor’, ‘Oxbridge Blues’, ‘Secret of the Sahara’, ‘Pascali’s Island’, ‘Murderers Among Us: The Simon Wiesenthal Story’, ‘Searching for Bobby Fischer’, ‘Schindler’s List’, ‘Twelfth Night or What You Will’, ‘Weapons of Mass Distraction’, ‘What Planet Are You From?’, ‘Rules of Engagement’, ‘ A.I. Artificial Intelligence’, ‘A Sound of Thunder’, ‘The Love Guru’, ‘Fifty Dead Men Walking’, ‘Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time’, ‘A Birder’s Guide to Everything’, ‘Collide’ and more.
Ben has been nominated for the Academy Awards a total of 4 times, he won 1 time in the category of Best Actor in a Leading Role for ‘Gandhi’. He has also won the Golden Globes and BAFTA awards. He has 45 wins and 66 nominations to his name.
Ben Kingsley: Salary and Net Worth
He has a net worth of $ 40 million and his salary is $48,484,000 per year.
Ben Kingsley: Rumors and Controversy
His relationship with Daniela Lavender who is half his age was criticized by many after they got married. He has not been involved in any other major controversies to date.
Ben Kingsley: Body Measurements
Ben has a height of 5 feet 8 inches. His body weighs 74 kg. He is bald and his eyes are dark brown in color.
Ben Kingsley: Social Media Profile
Currently Ben is active on Facebook and Twitter. He has more than 6.6k followers on Facebook and 1.2k followers on Twitter. He does not have an Instagram account.
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