STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 374 this week

Ben McKenzie (III)


Ben McKenzie was born Benjamin McKenzie Schenkkan in Austin, Texas on September 12, 1978, to Mary Frances (Victory), a poet, and Pieter Meade Schenkkan, an attorney. His uncle is playwright Robert Schenkkan. Ben is of Dutch Jewish (from his paternal grandfather), English, and Scottish descent. He attended Austin High School, and played wide ... See full bio »

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 267 people
updated 4 months ago
 
a list of 11 images
updated 20 Sep 2017
 
a list of 228 people
updated 02 Nov 2016
 
a list of 225 images
updated 23 Sep 2016
 
a list of 16 images
updated 03 Oct 2015
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 32 images
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 38 people
created 03 Dec 2014
 
a list of 30 people
created 3 months ago
 
a list of 21 people
created 06 Aug 2013
 
a list of 28 images
created 5 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ben McKenzie's work have you seen?

User Polls

1 win & 8 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Gotham James Gordon
(2014-2019)
The O.C. Ryan Atwood
(2003-2007)
88 Minutes Mike Stempt
(2007)
Southland Officer Ben Sherman
(2009-2013)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actor (24 credits)
  Live! (post-production)
Dean Keller
 2014-2019 Gotham (TV Series)
James Gordon
- Penguin, Our Hero (2019) ... James Gordon
- Year Zero (2019) ... James Gordon
- A Dark Knight: No Man's Land (2018) ... James Gordon
- A Dark Knight: One Bad Day (2018) ... James Gordon
- A Dark Knight: That Old Corpse (2018) ... James Gordon
 2017 The Accidental Wolf (TV Series)
Charlie
- Nancy (2017) ... Charlie
 2016 Gotham Stories (TV Series)
James Gordon
- Chapter 5 (2016) ... James Gordon (voice)
- Chapter 3 (2016) ... James Gordon (voice)
- Chapter 2 (2016) ... James Gordon (voice)
- Chapter 1 (2016) ... James Gordon (voice)
- Chapter 4 (2016) ... James Gordon (voice)
 2014/II Some Kind of Beautiful
Brian
 2014 Judy Greer Is the Best Friend (Short)
Matt
 2013 The Advocates (TV Movie)
Henry Bird
 2013 Goodbye World
Nick Randworth
 2013 Men at Work (TV Series)
Bryan
- Tyler the Pioneer (2013) ... Bryan
 2009-2013 Southland (TV Series)
Officer Ben Sherman
- Reckoning (2013) ... Officer Ben Sherman
- Chaos (2013) ... Officer Ben Sherman
- The Felix Paradox (2013) ... Officer Ben Sherman
- Heroes (2013) ... Officer Ben Sherman
- Bleed Out (2013) ... Officer Ben Sherman
 2012 Adventures in the Sin Bin
Michael
 2011 Batman: Year One (Video)
Bruce Wayne / Batman (voice)
 2011 Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated (TV Series)
Odnarb
- The Wild Brood (2011) ... Odnarb (voice)
 2009 The Eight Percent (Short)
John Keller
 2008 Johnny Got His Gun
Joe Bonham
 2003-2007 The O.C. (TV Series)
Ryan Atwood
- The End's Not Near, It's Here (2007) ... Ryan Atwood
- The Night Moves (2007) ... Ryan Atwood
- The Shake Up (2007) ... Ryan Atwood
- The Case of the Franks (2007) ... Ryan Atwood
- The Groundhog Day (2007) ... Ryan Atwood
 2007 88 Minutes
Mike Stempt (as Benjamin McKenzie)
 2005 Junebug
Johnny
 2004 MADtv (TV Series)
Ryan Atwood
- Episode #9.22 (2004) ... Ryan Atwood
 2003 JAG (TV Series)
Petty Officer Spencer
- Empty Quiver (2003) ... Petty Officer Spencer (as Benjamin McKenzie)
 2002 The District (TV Series)
Tim Ruskin
- Faith (2002) ... Tim Ruskin (as Benjamin McKenzie)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (43 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (2 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

2 Articles | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Twitter

Alternate Names:

Benjamin McKenzie | Benjamin Schenkkan

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

This whole scene is very strange. It's a very strange town and a very strange business, and it has a tendency to creep me out. Ryan's relationship with Orange County is very similar to my relationship with L.A.: fabulous wealth, and odd people behaving oddly, and I'm definitely a bit overwhelmed. I hope I'm hiding it well. See more »

Trivia:

He is the only actor to have played both Bruce Wayne/Batman and his ally Commissioner James ''Jim'' Gordon. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed