Benjamin Walker Biography

Birthday: 1982-06-21
Place of Birth: Georgia, USA
Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)
Wiki Biography: Benjamin Walker is the son of a music teacher mother and a father who Walker describes as having had "a number of different careers". He has one older brother. Walker was educated at Cartersville High School in Georgia and the Interlochen Arts Academy in Traverse City, Michigan, before studying acting at the Juilliard School in New York. Whilst at Juilliard, Walker got his first experiences of performing for paying audiences as a stand-up comedian. His acting break came in 2007, when he was cast as Bertram Cates in a Broadway production of 'Inherit the Wind'. Further theater roles followed, including playing Andrew Jackson in the rock musical 'Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson', which was critically acclaimed.Walker first came to film-goers' attention when he played the young Kinsey in Kinsey (2004). Other film and TV roles followed including Harlon Block in Clint Eastwood's Flags of Our Fathers (2006), and playing another president, Abraham Lincoln in Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012).

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Filmography

Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Unconscious John Stradlater 2009 Comedy, Drama
The War Boys David 2009 Crime, Drama, Romance
Coach Andy 2010 Biography
Wolfe with an E Record Store Clerk 2011 Comedy, Music
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter Abraham Lincoln 2012 Action, Fantasy, Horror
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight Kevin Kennedy 2013 Drama
In the Heart of the Sea George Pollard 2014 Drama
The Moon and the Sun Yves De La Croix 2015 Action, Adventure, Fantasy
The Choice Travis Parker 2016 Drama, Romance
Look Away Farmer 2018 Reality Tv