All the details on Ben Platt’s family, education, career, girlfriend, net worth and much more!

Ben Platt is an American actor and singer. He is best known for his role in Dear Evan Hansen, a Broadway musical for which he has won several awards. His other roles are in the musical films Pitch Perfect (2012) and Pitch Perfect 2 (2015).

Ben Platt birth, age, family, education

Ben Platt was born on September 24, 1993, in Los Angeles, California, the U.S. His birth name is Benjamin Schiff Platt. His father is Marc Platt and worked as a film, television and theater producer. His mother is Julie (née Beren). Ben is the fourth child of out of five his parents and his family is Jewish.

About his education, he attended the Adderley School for Performing Arts in Pacific Palisades. He then attended Harvard-Westlake School in Los Angeles and graduated in 2011. He then attended  Columbia University in New York but he dropped out after six weeks because of his contract with The Book of Mormon.

Subsequently, he joined the school where he became a member of the campus a cappella musical group Nonsequitur. The 24-year old’s nationality is American and ethnicity is Ashkenazi Jewish.

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Ben Platt career

Ben was inspired to be an actor from an early age, as his father is a film, television and theater producer. So, his career started when he was 9 years old. He had played Winthrop Paroo in The Music Man at the Hollywood Bowl. When he was 11, he appeared in a national tour of  Caroline, or Change.  At the age of 17, he played in Les Misérables.

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Ben’s list of movies and theater in which he had roles are Dead End, The Book of Mormon, Dear Evan Hansen, Pitch Perfect, Pitch Perfect 2, Red Riding Hood, The Female Brain, Ricki and The Flash.

Ben’s upcoming movies are Drunk Parents, Run This Town, Love & Oatmeal. With his successful career, he has earned a rank in Forbes “2018: 30 Under 30 List”.

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Ben Platt girlfriend

Ben is a single man. He is not in a relationship right now. Moreover, he has not known to date anybody as of yet. This gave suspicion of him being gay but he has not given any comments on this subject matter.

However, he may have a girlfriend and is keeping relationship status a secret as he likes to keep his personal life as private as possible.

That does not mean that he is all alone. He has a best friend, Beanie Feldstein. Beanie is also an actress like Ben. They had first met through mutual friends in the 2000s and they both went to Harvard-Westlake School.

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Ben Platt body measurement, salary, and net worth

Ben’s height is 5 feet 9.25 inches and weight is 69 kg. His hair color is golden brown and the eye color is blue. Also, his chest size is 39 inches, bicep size is 13 inches and the waist size is 32 inches.

However, his shoe size and dress size is not known. His net worth is estimated to be $ 0.9 million.

Apart from the fact that he is living a luxurious life with hard earned money, we do not know his annual salary. But as soon as we know, we will keep you updated!

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Ben Platt social media

Ben is active on social media and accounts with his fans via it. He has over 15.4k followers on Facebook, 903 k followers on Instagram and 407k followers on Twitter.

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