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Ben Cross was born Harry Bernard Cross on December 16, 1947, in London, England. He began acting at a very young age and participated in grammar school plays -- most notably playing "Jesus" in a school pageant at age 12. Ben left home and school at age 15 and worked various jobs, including work as a window washer, waiter and carpenter. He was ... See full bio »
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 2015 Terror Island (pre-production)
Principal Hardin
 2013-2014 Banshee (TV Series)
Mr. Rabbit
- Homecoming (2014) ... Mr. Rabbit
- Evil for Evil (2014) ... Mr. Rabbit (credit only)
- Ways to Bury a Man (2014) ... Mr. Rabbit (credit only)
- Armies of One (2014) ... Mr. Rabbit (credit only)
 2013-2014 Banshee Origins (TV Mini-Series)
Mr. Rabbit
- Brothers (2014) ... Mr. Rabbit
- Kings and Pawns (2013) ... Mr. Rabbit
- Carrie at the Gate (2013) ... Mr. Rabbit
 2012-2013 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TV Series)
Dr. Mindstrong
- Karai's Vendetta (2013) ... Dr. Mindstrong (voice)
- Metalhead (2012) ... Dr. Mindstrong (voice)
 2013 A Common Man
DIG
 2013 Jack the Giant Killer
Agent Hinton
 2013 Banshee Origins: Kings and Pawns (TV Mini-Series)
Rabbit
 2012 Black Forest (TV Movie)
Cazmar
 2011 Hawthorne (TV Series)
 2011 William & Kate (TV Movie)
Prince Charles
 2011 Super Tanker (TV Movie)
Robert Jordan
 2011 Ice (TV Mini-Series)
Stephan
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Stephan
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Stephan
 2010 Ben Hur (TV Mini-Series)
Emperor Tiberius
 2010/I The Guardian (Short)
Sergeant
 2009 Hellhounds (TV Movie)
King Leander
 2009 Star Trek
Sarek
 2008 War, Inc.
Medusa Hair
 2007 Species: The Awakening (Video)
Tom
 2007 Grendel (TV Movie)
King Hrothgar
 2006 Wicked Little Things
Aaron Hanks
 2006 Nuremberg: Nazis on Trial (TV Series documentary)
Rudolf Hess
- Rudolf Hess (2006) ... Rudolf Hess
 2006 Hannibal (TV Movie)
Fabius Maximus
 2006 S.S. Doomtrooper (TV Movie)
Professor Ullman
 2006 Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil (Video)
Cmdr. Tim Mackey
 2005 The Russian Specialist
William Burton
 2005 Icon (TV Movie)
Anatoly Grishin
 2004 Exorcist: The Beginning
Semelier
 2004 Spartacus (TV Movie)
Titus Glabrus
 2003 Red Phone 2 (TV Movie)
Nigel Ballister
 2003 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
DS Taylor Matthews / Det. Sgt. Taylor Matthews
- Suspicion: Part 2 (2003) ... DS Taylor Matthews
- Suspicion: Part 1 (2003) ... Det. Sgt. Taylor Matthews
 2002 The Red Phone: Manhunt (TV Movie)
Nigel Ballister
 2002 She Me and Her
David Greenbaum
 2001 The Order
Maj. Ben Ner
 2000 The Potato Factory (TV Mini-Series)
Ikey Solomon / Reuban Reuban
 1999 The Venice Project
Rudy Mestry / Bishop Orsini
 1998 The Sands of Time (TV Movie)
Michael Shannon / Zadick
 1997 Solomon (TV Movie)
Solomon
 1997 The Invader
Renn
 1997 The Corporate Ladder
Jay Williams
 1997 Turbulence
Captain Samuel Bowen
 1996 Poltergeist: The Legacy (TV Series)
Samuel Warden
- The Substitute (1996) ... Samuel Warden
 1995 The House That Mary Bought (TV Movie)
Malcolm Close
 1995 Hellfire (TV Movie)
Marius Carnot
 1994 The Ascent
Major Farrell
 1994 Honey Sweet Love...
Pearson
 1993 The Criminal Mind
Carlo Augustine
 1993 Les audacieux (TV Movie)
Campagna
 1993 Cold Sweat
Mark Cahill
 1993 Embrasse-moi vite! (TV Movie)
Ken MacFerson
 1992 Live Wire
Mikhail Rashid
 1992 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Benjamin A. Polosky
- Seance (1992) ... Benjamin A. Polosky
 1992 The Great Diamond Robbery (TV Movie)
Rick Dunne / Alex Breuer
 1992 The Ray Bradbury Theatre (TV Series)
Ettil Vyre
- The Concrete Mixer (1992) ... Ettil Vyre
 1991 Eye of the Widow
Nassiri
 1991 She Stood Alone (TV Movie)
William Lloyd Garrison
 1989 Nightlife (TV Movie)
Vlad
 1989 The Jeweller's Shop
Stephane
 1989 Twist of Fate (TV Mini-Series)
Israeli Brig. Gen. Benjamin Grossman
- Part II (1989) ... Israeli Brig. Gen. Benjamin Grossman
- Part I (1989) ... Israeli Brig. Gen. Benjamin Grossman
 1988 Steal the Sky (TV Movie)
Munir Redfa
 1988 Paperhouse
Dad Madden
 1988 The Unholy
Father Michael
 1986 Strong Medicine (TV Movie)
Martin Taylor
 1986 The Twilight Zone (TV Series)
Frederick (segment "Devil's Alphabet")
- Take My Life... Please!/Devil's Alphabet/The Library (1986) ... Frederick (segment "Devil's Alphabet")
 1985 The Assisi Underground
Padre Rufino
 1985 The Lie
Alberto
 1982 Play for Today (TV Series)
Simon
- Life After Death (1982) ... Simon
 1981 The Flame Trees of Thika (TV Mini-Series)
Ian
- The Drums of War (1981) ... Ian
- Safari (1981) ... Ian
- A Real Sportsman (1981) ... Ian
- Happy New Year (1981) ... Ian
 1980 The Professionals (TV Series)
Stuart
- Black Out (1980) ... Stuart
 1979 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Terry Jones
- The Winkler (1979) ... Terry Jones
 1979 Strangers (TV Series)
Nick Carmos
- Marriages, Deaths and Births (1979) ... Nick Carmos
 1977 A Bridge Too Far
Trooper Binns
 1977 Lifeline to Cathy (Short)
 1974 Great Expectations (TV Movie)
Gentleman at Ball
 1973 Wessex Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Matthaus Tina
 1972 The Reprieve (Short)
Bolshevik
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"The Caine Mutiny Court Martial," dramatic revival; written by Herman Wouk; directed by Charlton Heston; with John Corey, Ben Cross, Joe George, Charlton Heston, Vincent Marzello, Paul Maxwell, Lee Patterson, Nick Pryor, John Schuck, Nicholas Spurr, Michael Thoma, David Woodcock, and William Wright in the cast; at the Henry ... See more »

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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An Associate Member of Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). See more »

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Often plays sinister villains See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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