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Full NameBen Shenkman
First NameBen
Last NameShenkman
Birth NameBenjamin
ProfessionActor
NationalityAmerican
Ethnicitywhite
Birth CityNew York City
Birth CountryThe United States of America
Father NameShepard A
Father ProfessionWorks at Consulting Company
Mother NameKatherine Shenkman
Mother ProfessionAssociate at the Law Firm
Gender IdentityMale
HoroscopeLibra
Marital StatusMarried
SpouseLauren Greilsheimer.
SibilingsElizabeth Shenkman
EducationBrown University and secured a Masters of Fine Arts in 1993, he also engaged in the Acting Program at the Tish School of Arts.
ReligionChristianity
Height187 cm
Date of BirthSeptember 26,1968
Age50 years

Benjamin Shenkman known as Ben Shenkman is an American actor famous for his role in the USA Network drama series Royal Pains. He is also well known as playing HBO ministries Angels in America, which earned him Prime time Emmy award abd Golden Globe Award as well.

Bio/Wiki of Ben Shenkman:

Ben Shenkman was born on September 26, 1968, in New York, the United States under the birth sign Libra as Benjamin Shenkman. He holds American nationality, follows Christianity and belongs to the white ethnic group. 

Ben Shenkman was born to the Jewish family whose father is Shepard A. Shenkman and mother Katherine Shenkman. Ben's father used to work for a consulting company and his mother was an associate at a law firm. Ben was raised with his parents along with his sister Elizabeth Shenkman.

Additionally, Ben is also an educated man. He graduated from Brown University and secured a Masters of Fine Arts in 1993 from New York Universities. He also engaged in the Acting Program at the Tish School of Arts. 

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Ben Shenkman Age, Height Weight: 

51, years old dashing Ben seems very healthy and fit on his current body statistic. Ben stands at a height of 6 feet 3 inches or 187 cm and his weight is perfectly matched to his height but the exact weight number is not revealed. 

However, he has dazzling blue color eyes and beautiful black hair with a slim body which gives him a dashing look and is also helping him to reflect his ideal personality.

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Ben Shenkman Professional Career:

Ben started his professional acting career with a small role in the 1994 film Quiz Show and also performed as a guest starring role on Law and Order. He also began working in theater as Louis Ironson in Tony Kushner's play Angels in America at San Francisco's American Conservatory Theater. 

Angels in America movie poster
Angels in America movie poster

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Throughout 1990s Ben role on many small and big movies. He also worked in off-broad production in New York with small roles such as Eraser(1996), The Seige (1998), Jesus Son (1999), Chasing Sleep(2000) and Requiem for a Dream (2000). In 2000 Ben gained success in the theatre work as starring in the Manhattan Theatre Club production for "Proof".

For which he received a 2001 Tony nomination. Giving continuity on his career he started contracting for many studio films such as Must Love Dogs (2005), Just Like Heaven (2005), and also role on independent movies such as Then She Found Me (2008) and Breakfast with Scot (2008).

Poster of the movie Just Like Heaven
Poster of the movie Just Like Heaven

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In 2010 he appeared with his co-star Micheal Douglas in Solitary Man and Sundance premiere Blue Valentine. In 2012 he joined USA network's Royal Pains as the recurring character of Dr. Jeremiah Sacani. Shenkman was also on Broadway opposite Larry David, and later Jason Alexander, in David's hit comedy Fish in the Dark. 

Ben Shenkman Personal life 

Ben is a married man and his better half is Lauren Greilsheimer. The couple were in love relationship with his girlfriend turned wife before getting married on 17th September 2005. The love birds dated for almost two years before tieing the knot.

Till now the couple are not seen on any rumors ans controversies related to divorce and misunderstanding which shows they both love and care each other and is enjoying on their togetherness.

Ben with his family

But Shenkam was rumored dating the actress Meryl Streep from the movie Angeles in America. Ben and Meryl met during the production of the movie and were seen together at various places. Many of their followers believed that they were dating, however, there was no formal confirmation.

As of now the couple with their child seems very happy together. They are enjoying on each others company. Ben is quite secretive towards his personal details, but we hope he is very happy with his married life and enjoying in it. 

Ben Shenkam Net Worth and Earnings:

Ben is living a luxurious life and seems very happy about it. He is earning well from his professional life and has an estimated net worth of $3 million. As per the sources, the average salary of a famous actor in the USA is around $16.5 K-$60.5 K.

And we can believe that Ben is also earning in the same range. He is quite a secret man so he had not mentioned his actual salary. But we can safely say that Ben is one of the successful actors and is earning enormously from his acting career.

Besides that, he is also a Primetime Emmy Award and Golden Globe award winner for his role on the HBO miniseries Angels in America. The talented and successful actor is quite un-active on social networking sites.

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Updated On Thu Aug 08 2019 Published On Thu Aug 08 2019 By Anamika

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