Ben Mendelsohn

Actor, Producer, Soundtrack

Actor, Producer, Soundtrack


Despite his prominence in Hollywood as a character actor known for playing villains and criminals, Ben Mendelsohn has been a leading man in Australia since starting acting as a teenager. Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Carole Ann (Ferguson), a nurse, and Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn, a medical researcher. Getting ...
Birth date
1969-04-03
Awards
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 13 wins & 38 nominations.
Height
5' 11" (1.8 m)

Known For


Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Orson Krennic (2016)
Animal Kingdom
Animal Kingdom
Andrew 'Pope' Cody (2010)
The Dark Knight Rises
The Dark Knight Rises
Daggett (2012)
Ready Player One
Ready Player One
Sorrento (2018)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorSquadron 42
(Video Game) (announced) Julian Wexler
ActorSecret Invasion
(TV Series) (announced) Talos - Episode #1.6 ... Talos - Episode #1.5 ... Talos - Episode #1.4 ... Talos - Episode #1.3 ... Talos - Episode #1.2 ... Talos Show all 6 episodes
ActorMisanthrope
(post-production)
2022
ActorCyrano
(post-production) De Guiche
2022
ActorThe Outsider
(TV Series) Ralph Anderson - Must/Can't (2020) ... Ralph Anderson - Tigers and Bears (2020) ... Ralph Anderson - Foxhead (2020) ... Ralph Anderson - In the Pines, in the Pines (2020) ... Ralph Anderson - The One About the Yiddish Vampire (2020) ... Ralph Anderson Show all 10 episodes
2020
ActorInfinity Train
(TV Series) Agent Mace / Special Agent Mace - The Wasteland (2020) ... Agent Mace (voice) - The Mall Car (2020) ... Agent Mace (voice) - The Toad Car (2020) ... Agent Mace (voice) - The Map Car (2020) ... Agent Mace (voice) - The Black Market Car (2020) ... Agent Mace (voice) Show all 6 episodes
2019-2020
ActorSpies in Disguise
Killian (voice)
2019
ActorBabyteeth
Henry
2019
ActorThe King
King Henry IV
2019/I
ActorSpider-Man: Far from Home
Talos (uncredited)
2019
ActorCaptain Marvel
Talos / Keller
2019
ActorRobin Hood
Sheriff of Nottingham
2018
ActorThe Land of Steady Habits
Anders Harris
2018
ActorUntogether
Martin
2018
ActorReady Player One
Sorrento
2018
ActorDarkest Hour
King George VI
2017
ActorBloodline
(TV Series) Danny Rayburn - Part 32 (2017) ... Danny Rayburn - Part 33 (2017) ... Danny Rayburn - Part 23 (2016) ... Danny Rayburn - Part 22 (2016) ... Danny Rayburn - Part 21 (2016) ... Danny Rayburn Show all 24 episodes
2015-2017
ActorRogue One: A Star Wars Story
Orson Krennic
2016
ActorUna
Ray
2016
ActorGuns for Hire
Kyle Sullivan
2015
ActorAxe Cop
(TV Series) Ben / Sun Thief - Bald Cop (2015) ... Ben (voice) - The Dumb List (2013) ... (voice) - Taxi Cop (2013) ... (voice) - When Night Creatures Attack (2013) ... Sun Thief (voice)
2013-2015
ActorMississippi Grind
Gerry
2015
ActorSlow West
Payne
2015
ActorBlack Sea
Fraser
2014
ActorExodus: Gods and Kings
Viceroy Hegep
2014
ActorLost River
Dave
2014
ActorStarred Up
Neville Love
2013
ActorGirls
(TV Series) Salvatore Johansson - Video Games (2013) ... Salvatore Johansson
2013
ActorAdore
Harold
2013
ActorThe Place Beyond the Pines
Robin
2012
ActorThe Dark Knight Rises
Daggett
2012
ActorKilling Them Softly
Russell
2012
ActorTrespass
Elias
2011
ActorKiller Elite
Martin
2011
ActorNeedle
Detective Meares
2010
ActorAnimal Kingdom
Andrew 'Pope' Cody
2010
ActorTangle
(TV Series) Vince Kovac - Episode #1.10 (2009) ... Vince Kovac - Episode #1.9 (2009) ... Vince Kovac - Episode #1.8 (2009) ... Vince Kovac - Episode #1.7 (2009) ... Vince Kovac - Episode #1.6 (2009) ... Vince Kovac Show all 10 episodes
2009
ActorBeautiful Kate
Ned / Writer
2009
ActorPrime Mover
Johnnie
2009
ActorKnowing
Phil Beckman
2009
ActorAustralia
Captain Dutton
2008
Actor$9.99
Lenny Peck (voice)
2008
ActorLove My Way
(TV Series) Lewis Feingold - Running with Crabs (2007) ... Lewis Feingold - And in the End (2007) ... Lewis Feingold - The Cemetery Gates (2007) ... Lewis Feingold - Cars Without Brakes (2007) ... Lewis Feingold - Together Apart (2007) ... Lewis Feingold Show all 15 episodes
2006-2007
ActorHunt Angels
(Documentary) Rupert Kathner
2006
ActorThe New World
Ben
2005
ActorThe Secret Life of Us
(TV Series) Rob - Rare Birds (2005) ... Rob - Ill Communication (2005) ... Rob - The Character Question (2005) ... Rob - The Treadmill (2005) ... Rob - The Big Leap (2005) ... Rob
2005
ActorSecond Chance
(TV Movie) Dr. Larry Stewart
2005
ActorBlack and White
Rupert Murdoch
2002
ActorFarscape
(TV Series) Sko - I-Yensch, You-Yensch (2002) ... Sko
2002
ActorMullet
Eddie 'Mullet' Maloney
2001
ActorThe Wonderful World of Disney
(TV Series) Alexander Hall - Child Star: The Shirley Temple Story (2001) ... Alexander Hall
2001
ActorVertical Limit
Malcolm Bench
2000
ActorSample People
John
2000
ActorSecret Men's Business
(TV Movie) Doug Petersen
1999
ActorQueen Kat, Carmel & St Jude
(TV Mini-Series) Vince McCaffery - Summer: Manella (1999) ... Vince McCaffery - Spring: Kat (1999) ... Vince McCaffery - Winter: Jude (1999) ... Vince McCaffery - Autumn: Carmel (1999) ... Vince McCaffery
1999
ActorYou Am I: What I Don't Know 'Bout You
(Video short) Partygoer
1998
ActorAmy
Robert Buchanan
1997/II
ActorGood Guys Bad Guys
(TV Series) Brian O'Malley - Unfinished Business (1997) ... Brian O'Malley
1997
ActorTrue Love and Chaos
Jerry
1997
ActorClose Ups
(TV Series) Biz
1996
ActorIdiot Box
Kev
1996
ActorCosi
Lewis
1996
ActorSnowy River: The McGregor Saga
(TV Series) Dale Banks - High Country Justice (1995) ... Dale Banks
1995
ActorPolice Rescue
(TV Series) Dean Forman - Wild Card (1995) ... Dean Forman
1995
ActorHalifax
(TV Series) Peter Donaldson - Halifax - Bei Rückfall Mord (1995) ... Peter Donaldson
1995
ActorMetal Skin
Dazey
1994
ActorRoughnecks
(TV Series) Joe 90 - Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Joe 90
1994
ActorG.P.
(TV Series) Max Fisher / Phillip Barton - Making Mischief (1994) ... Max Fisher - Chances (1989) ... Phillip Barton
1989-1994
ActorSirens
Lewis
1994
ActorINXS: Full Moon, Dirty Hearts
(Video short) Ben Mendelsohn
1993
ActorSay a Little Prayer
Nursery Boss
1993
ActorMap of the Human Heart
Farmboy
1992
ActorThe Efficiency Expert
Carey
1991
ActorCol'n Carpenter
(TV Series) - Coming Home (1991)
1991
ActorQuigley Down Under
O'Flynn
1990
ActorThe Big Steal
Danny Clark
1990
ActorNirvana Street Murder
Luke
1990
ActorReturn Home
Gary
1990
ActorThe Flying Doctors
(TV Series) Brad Morris / Brian - Blues for Judy (1989) ... Brad Morris - Realms of Gold (1987) ... Brian
1987-1989
ActorLover Boy
Gazza
1989
ActorThis Man... This Woman
(TV Mini-Series) Matthew Clarke
1989
ActorAll the Way
(TV Mini-Series) Lindsay Seymour - Episode #1.3 (1988) ... Lindsay Seymour - Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Lindsay Seymour - Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Lindsay Seymour
1988
ActorThe Year My Voice Broke
Trevor Leishman
1987
ActorNeighbours
(TV Series) Warren Murphy - Episode #1.494 (1987) ... Warren Murphy - Episode #1.493 (1987) ... Warren Murphy - Episode #1.490 (1987) ... Warren Murphy - Episode #1.489 (1987) ... Warren Murphy - Episode #1.484 (1987) ... Warren Murphy Show all 19 episodes
1986-1987
ActorFame and Misfortune
(TV Series) John - Episode #1.6 (1986) ... John - Episode #1.5 (1986) ... John - Episode #1.4 (1986) ... John - Episode #1.3 (1986) ... John - Episode #1.2 (1986) ... John Show all 6 episodes
1986
ActorThe Still Point
Peter
1986
ActorPrime Time
(TV Series) Batholomew 'Bart' Jones
1986
ActorA Country Practice
(TV Series) Luke Dawson - A Little Knowledge: Part 2 (1985) ... Luke Dawson - A Little Knowledge: Part 1 (1985) ... Luke Dawson
1985
ActorThe Henderson Kids
(TV Series) Ted Morgan - Passing Muster: Part 1 (1985) ... Ted Morgan - Nature's Way: Part 2 (1985) ... Ted Morgan - Nature's Way: Part 1 (1985) ... Ted Morgan - Bright Lights and Broken Dreams: Part 2 (1985) ... Ted Morgan - Trouble at the Mill: Part 2 (1985) ... Ted Morgan Show all 20 episodes
1985
ActorSpecial Squad
(TV Series) - Slow Attack (1984)
1984
RoleTitleYear
ProducerThe Outsider
(TV Series) (producer - 10 episodes) - Must/Can't (2020) ... (producer) - Tigers and Bears (2020) ... (producer) - Foxhead (2020) ... (producer) - In the Pines, in the Pines (2020) ... (producer) - The One About the Yiddish Vampire (2020) ... (producer) Show all 10 episodes
2020
ProducerSellebrity Sellection
(TV Movie) (producer)
1999
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackLost River
(performer: "Cool Water", "Magic Moments", "Cool Cool Water")
2014
SoundtrackIdiot Box
(performer: "Theme from Skippy")
1996
RoleTitleYear
Script and Continuity DepartmentHe Died with a Felafel in His Hand
(additional dialogue)
2001
RoleTitleYear
ThanksChopper
(special thanks)
2000
RoleTitleYear
SelfGorillaz: Reject False Icons
(Documentary) Self
2019
SelfHollywood Insider
(TV Series) Self - Reactions From Stars on 'SPIES IN DISGUISE' (2019) ... Self - Come Behind The Scenes Of 'SPIES IN DISGUISE' (2019) ... Self
2019
SelfCaptain Marvel Rocks!
(Video) Self
2019
SelfMarvel Studios' Captain Marvel LIVE Red Carpet World Premiere
(TV Special) Self
2019
SelfGood Morning America
(TV Series) Self / Self - Guest - Episode dated 23 November 2018 (2018) ... Self - Episode dated 7 December 2016 (2016) ... Self - Episode dated 18 July 2016 (2016) ... Self - Guest
2016-2018
SelfJimmy Kimmel Live!
(TV Series) Self - Cate Blanchett/Ben Mendelsohn/The Chainsmokers (2018) ... Self - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016) ... Self - Mindy Kaling/Ben Mendelsohn/Meghan Trainor (2016) ... Self
2016-2018
SelfCTV News at 11:30 Toronto
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 12 September 2018 (2018) ... Self
2018
SelfMade in Hollywood
(TV Series) Self - Ready Player One/Midnight Sun/Final Portrait (2018) ... Self - Coco/The Man Who Invented Christmas/Darkest Hour/The Shape of Water (2017) ... Self - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story/La La Land/Collateral Beauty (2016) ... Self
2016-2018
SelfLate Night with Seth Meyers
(TV Series) Self - Tyler Perry/Ben Mendelsohn/McKay Coppins/Lil' John Roberts (2018) ... Self - Allison Williams/Ben Mendelsohn/Jacob Banks/Will Dorsey Jr. (2017) ... Self
2017-2018
SelfReady Player One LIVE at SXSW
(TV Series) Self - Ready Player One LIVE at SXSW (2018) ... Self
2018
Self33rd Film Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self - Presenter
2018
SelfDarkest Hour: Gary Oldman - Becoming Churchill
(Video short) Self
2018
SelfDarkest Hour: Into Darkest Hour
(Video short) Self
2018
SelfLive with Kelly and Ryan
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Debra Messing/Ben Mendelsohn/Old Dominion (2017) ... Self - Guest
2017
SelfCelebrity Page
(TV Series) Self - Episode #3.55 (2017) ... Self - Episode #3.26 (2017) ... Self
2017
SelfI Am Heath Ledger
(Documentary) Self
2017
SelfThe Stories: The Making of 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story'
(Video documentary) Self - 'Orson Krennic'
2017
SelfAlan Carr: Chatty Man
(TV Series) Self - Christmas Special (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfLast Week
(TV Series) Self - Last Week I Partied Too Hard (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfLarry King Now
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Ben Mendelsohn (2016) ... Self - Guest
2016
SelfRotten Tomatoes
(TV Series) Self - Rogue One Cast Does Their Best Vader Impressions (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfThe Star Wars Show
(TV Series short) Self - Orson Krennic: Rogue One - The Weapons of Rogue One and Behind the Scenes of the Red Carpet Live Stream (2016) ... Self - Orson Krennic: Rogue One - The Cast of Rogue One Visits the Star Wars Show and More! (2016) ... Self - Orson Krennic: Rogue One
2016
SelfCelebrities Answer the Web's Most Searched Questions
(TV Series) Self - Rogue One Stars Answer the Web's Most Searched Questions (2016) ... Self
2016
SelfRed Carpet Report
(TV Series short) Self - Rogue One World Premiere (2016) ... Self
2016
Self31st Film Independent Spirit Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee: Best Male Lead
2016
Self73rd Golden Globe Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee
2016
SelfThe 67th Primetime Emmy Awards
(TV Special) Self - Nominee (credit only)
2015
SelfA Dive Into the 'Black Sea'
(Video short) Self
2015
SelfEntertainment Tonight
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 21 March 2015 (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfThe IMDb Studio at Sundance
(TV Series) Self - Slow West (2015) ... Self
2015
SelfWorld Premiere
(TV Series) Self - Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014) ... Self
2014
SelfTrespass: Inside the Thriller
(Video documentary short) Self
2011
SelfInside Film Awards
(TV Series) Self - Episode #12.1 (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfCreating Animal Kingdom
(Video documentary) Self
2010
SelfMoving Pictures Live!
(TV Series) Self - Tough Guys (2010) ... Self
2010
SelfThe 7PM Project
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.224 (2010) ... Self - Episode #1.80 (2009) ... Self
2009-2010
Self52 Annual TV Week Logie Awards
(TV Special) Self / Vince Kovac
2010
SelfBeautiful Kate: Ben Mendelsohn Interview
(Video documentary short) Self / NedKendall
2009
SelfWho Do You Think You Are?
(TV Series documentary) Self - Ben Mendelsohn (2009) ... Self
2009
SelfFlickerfest on Extra
(TV Series documentary) Self
2009
Self60 Minutes
(TV Series) Self / Lewis / Danny Clark - On Thin Ice/The Memory Pill/Love Her Way (2007) ... Self / Lewis / Danny Clark
2007
SelfMaking 'The New World'
(Video documentary) Self
2006
SelfBlack and White: Interview Featurette with Cast and Crew
(Video documentary short) Self - Actor
2004
SelfPetal to the Metal: The Making of 'Metal Skin'
(Video documentary short) Self
2004
SelfBlack and White: Featurette
(Video documentary short) Self - Actor
2003
SelfLove Is a Four-Letter Word
(TV Series) Self - Faff (2001) ... Self
2001
SelfAustralian Story
(TV Series documentary) Self - Guest Presenter - The Prodigal Son: Jason Donovan (2001) ... Self - Guest Presenter
2001
SelfThe Singer and the Swinger
(TV Movie documentary) Lee Gordon
1999
SelfSellebrity Sellection
(TV Movie) Self
1999
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageEntertainment Tonight
(TV Series) Self - Episode #38.60 (2018) ... Self
2018
Archive footageDavid Stratton's Stories of Australian Cinema
(TV Series documentary) Ned Kendall
2017
Archive footageBloodline
(TV Series) Danny Rayburn - Part 20 (2016) ... Danny Rayburn
2016
Archive footageGoing to the Place Beyond the Pines
(Video documentary short) Robin (uncredited)
2013
Archive footageSouth Australian Film Corporation 40th Anniversary Showreel
(Video documentary short) Self - Actor
2012
Archive footageBeautiful Kate: Rachel Ward Interview
(Video documentary short) Self / Ned Kendall
2009
Archive footageReturn Home: Goof Reel
(Video documentary short) Self - Gary
2005
Archive footageReturn Home: Photo Montage
(Video documentary short) Self - Gary
2005
Archive footageReturn Home: SBS Movie Show
(Video documentary short) Gary
2005