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Ben Foster was born October 29, 1980 in Boston, Massachusetts, to Gillian Kirwan and Steven Foster, restaurant owners. His younger brother is actor Jon Foster. His paternal grandparents were from Russian Jewish families that immigrated to Massachusetts (his grandfather became a prominent judge in Boston), while his mother's family is from Maryland. ... See full bio »

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Hell or High Water
Hell or High Water Tanner Howard
(2016)
Warcraft
Warcraft Medivh
(2016)
3:10 to Yuma
3:10 to Yuma Charlie Prince
(2007)
Lone Survivor
Lone Survivor Matt 'Axe' Axelson
(2013)

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Narrated the audio book version of James Frey's novel, "Bright Shiny Morning". See more »

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3 Interviews | 1 Article | See more »

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5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[re role in play "Orphans"] I hadn't been pursuing theater actively. This was really the first play that I'd read to be considered before. Reading it was like holding something electric in your hands. The language is deceptively simple and aggressive. There was this feeling of seizure: "I don't know if I can do this.' See more »

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Attended the 59th Berlin Film Festival in Germany. See more »

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Soft hoarse voice See more »

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Goat Boy

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Scorpio

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