Ben Mankiewicz

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Ben Mankiewicz was born on March 25, 1967 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA. He is a writer and producer, known for White House Down (2013), Mank (2020) and The Practice (1997). He has been married to Michelle (Lee) Larkin Russo since December 12, 2013. They have one child. He was previously married to Contessa Lynn Kellogg. See full bio »

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Known For

White House Down Reporter
Mank Broadcaster, Academy Awards
The Practice News Anchor
TYT Sports Writer


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 2018 Extra Points (TV Series) (created by - 1 episode)
 2010-2017 What the Flick?! (TV Series) (creator - 235 episodes)
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 2011-2014 The Point (TV Series) (2 episodes)
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Other Works:

Became weekend afternoon movie host on Turner Classic Movies. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 2 Articles | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Ben 'Mother Please' Mankiewicz


Michelle (Lee) Larkin Russo  (1 child) | See more »


Herman J. Mankiewicz (grandparent)

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First cousin of Timothy, Jesse, Antonia and Nick Davis (Johanna's children. Also the cousin of John Mankiewicz (Don's son). See more »

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