Ben McKenzie Biography


Ben McKenzie is an American actor. He is married and a father of one.

More about the relationship

Talking about his personal life, Ben had an affair with Canadian actress Emily VanCamp but details information is not updated yet. Ben McKenzie was also linked with Amanda Loncar and Shelley Hennig in the past.

Ben started dating his Gotham co-star, Morena Baccarin and after a year of dating, he announced his engagement to his girlfriend in September 2015. He had a child named Frances La Santa Schenkkan with his partner in 2016.  Baccarin and McKenzie announced their engagement in November 2016. They were married on June 2, 2017, in Brooklyn, New York. The couple is living happily raising their children.

Relationship Facts of Ben McKenzie

  • Ben McKenzie is married to Morena Baccarin {Compare Couple}.
  • Ben McKenzie married on June 02, 2017.
  • 💑 Anniversary in 17 days 💑
  • He is father of One (Frances Laiz Setta Schenkkan).
  • Ben McKenzie is not having an affair with anyone presently.
  • His sexual orientation is straight.

Who is Ben McKenzie?

Ben McKenzie is an American actor. Ben McKenzie is famous for his role as a hard-pressed teen, Ryan Atwood on the television show, The O.C. and later for his role of Ben Sherman on TNT’s Cop Drama, Southland.

Ben McKenzie’s Early life, Childhood, and Education

McKenzie was born on September 12, 1978, and his birth name is Benjamin McKenzie Schenkkan. Ben was born in Austin, Texas, United States. He was born as the son of Mary Frances Victory(mother) and Pieter Meade Schenkkan(father).

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His mother was a poet and his father was an attorney. According to McKenzie’s nationality, he is American. And by his ethnicity, he is mixed(Dutch Jewish, English and Scottish). He was born as one of his parent’s three children and his sibling’s names are Zack Schenkkan and Nate Schenkkan.

Ben McKenzie attended St. Andrew’s Episcopal School. Later he joined Austin High School, and during his high school, he was the active player of a football team. In 1997, he attended the University of Virginia.

Ben McKenzie’s Career, Salary, and Net worth

Ben McKenzie made his acting debut from a television police drama The District in 2005, where he was featured in the role of Tim Ruskin. And after just a year of his debut, he was featured in the role of Ryan Atwood in an American teen drama television series The O.C. and he had featured in the 92 episodes of the series as the main cast.

Starting from 2009, he made his appearance in an American television crime drama series Southland where he made his acting presence as Ben Sherman. And since 2014, he had featured in the lead role as James Gordon in an American crime television series Gotham.

McKenzie featured as the new kid on the block cop Ben Sherman on the NBC dramatization Southland, which debuted on April 9, 2009. The show crossed out while underway on its second season. He comes back to Fox in the Batman prequel network show Gotham, which debuted on September 22, 2014.

In the arrangement, he depicts James Gordon as a youthful analyst new to Gotham City. In a similar arrangement, he made his directorial make a big appearance with the scene “These Delicate and Dark Obsessions”. He has a net worth of $13 million as of 2022.

Ben McKenzie’s Rumors and Controversies

There were rumors that Ben McKenzie was gay. There were rumors in the news about his dating Canadian model and actress Nina Dobrev, but later the news was disappeared as Ben rejected the relationship.

Ben McKenzie: Body Measurements

He stands with a perfect height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m) and weighs around 76 kg. His chest size is 44 inches, his arms size is 16 inches and his waist size is 34 inches. He has a prominent nose with light brown hair color and blue eye color.

Social Media Profile

He is active on social media sites like Instagram and Twitter. He has more than 640 k followers on Instagram and has more than 267.4 k followers on Twitter.

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