Ben Foster
Ben Foster
Celebrated Name: Ben Foster
Real Name/Full Name: Benjamin A. Foster
Gender: Male
Age: 43 years old
Birth Date: 29 October 1980
Birth Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Nationality: American
Height: 1.75 m
Weight: 70 kg
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife/Spouse (Name): Laura Prepon (m. 2018)
Children/Kids (Son and Daughter): Yes (Ella)
Dating/Girlfriend (Name): N/A
Is Ben Foster Gay?: No
Profession: Actor
Salary: N/A
Net Worth in 2024: $22 million
Last Updated: April 2024

Ben Foster is an American actor who has played significant roles in various Hollywood movies such as The Punisher (2004), X-Men: The Last Stand (2006), Alpha Dog (2006), The Messenger (2009), Pandorum (2009), The Mechanic (2011) and many more. He has received several awards for his outstanding performance, like Saturn Award, Satellite Award, and Independent Spirit Award. He is known for his portrayal of dark characters.

Maybe you know about Ben Foster very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2024? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Ben Foster’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.

Early Life & Biography

Ben Foster was born on 29 October 1980, in the city of Boston, Massachusetts, to his parents named Gillian Kirwan and Steven Foster. Their parents had a restaurant of their own in the same city. According to Ben, his parents were the very kind heart and free-spirited.

He grew up with his younger brother named Jon, who eventually became an actor as well. When Ben was only four years old, their family moved to Fairfield, Iowa.  Ben grew up as a Jewish. He completed his schooling from the Maharishi University of Management and studied theatre at Interlochen Arts Camp.

Personal Life

Ben was in a past relationship with the German actress named Antje Traue, who was the co-star of the popular movie named Pandorum. They were in a live-in relationship until 2010. Unfortunately, they broke up after a few years of togetherness and later separated. He met Robin Wright in early 2012 and started the relationship. They became engaged in 2014, but after quite a few disputes, they called off their wedding.

In October 2016, Foster revealed his love life with Laura Prepon. It was known that they were about to have a baby together and named her Ella. They married in 2018. They gave birth to their second child in February 2020.

Age, Height, and Weight

Being born on 29 October 1980 , Ben Foster is 43 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024. His height is 1.75 m tall, and his weight is 70 kg.


Ben’s professional career started as an actor in 1996 when he featured in the Disney Channel’s series called ‘Flash Forward.’ He got a major breakthrough in 2001 when he got a role in the film ‘Get Over It,’ and played the role of Russell Corwin in the HBO series Six Feet Under. He constantly appeared in several movies, which rose him to fame. He featured in the movie named ‘Hostage’ along with the legendary actors Bruce Willis, Kevin Pollak, and Michelle Horn. He also got a role in the famous blockbuster ‘X-Men: The Last Stand,’ where he played the role of Angel.

He took a short break after so many movies and again resumed in 2013. He replaced Shia LeBeouf in the broadway show Orphans and made a debut in theatre. He also played the role of Lance Armstrong in the biopic ‘The Program.’ He continuously received praise from the critics for his intense acting and performances in several movies.

Awards & Achievements

Ben Foster has done several movies in his lifetime and is known for his intense and dark roles. He has also won several awards and nominated for quite a few times in his acting career. Some of his major achievements are listed below:

  • Nominated—Teen Choice Award for Choice Chemistry
  • Young Hollywood Award for Breakthrough Performance—Male
  • Boston Society of Film Critics Award for Best Supporting Actor
  • Nominated—Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor
  • Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor
  • Women Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actor
  • Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Performer in Children’s Programming
  • Nominated—Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Supporting Actor
  • Nominated—Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series

Net Worth & Salary of Ben Foster in 2024

Ben Foster Net Worth
Ben Foster Net Worth

As of April 2024, The total net worth of Ben Foster is estimated to be around $22 million, which he gathered after working in several blockbuster movies throughout his lifetime. He has been in the industry for more than a decade. He has also done a few endorsement deals for which he has received a hefty sum of money.

Ben Foster, known for his intense and dark roles, has done several blockbuster movies in Hollywood and is praised by the critics numerous times for his extreme talent. He started his career in 1996 after appearing in one of Disney’s television series. After that, he got called from the movie industry, and from then on, he never looked back. He has received numerous awards throughout his lifetime.


  1. He was a great actor in 3:10 to Yuma.. He also shined in Lone Survivor. He played a great part in the Punisher.
    In my opinion he is one of the best actors in Hollywood.


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