Ben Robson

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Ben Robson
Born (1984-02-04) 4 February 1984 (age 35)
Years active2009–present

Ben Robson (born 4 February 1984) is an English actor and model.

Early life[edit]

Robson was born and grew up in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. His father worked in manufacturing.[1] He has one younger brother and one younger sister. His sister works as an agent for directors and voice coaches while one brother works in wealth management.[2][1] His grandmother was born in a Ukrainian orphanage and she moved to Germany during the war.[2]

Robson went to the University of the West of England in Bristol where he studied business.[1]


In August 2015, he was cast as Craig Cody in the pilot of Animal Kingdom based on the Australian film of the same name.[3]

In 2016, Robson appeared in the horror film The Boy starring Lauren Cohan and Rupert Evans. He played Cole, the film had a moderate success but received negative critics and gross $64 million.[4][5][6][7][8]

In October 2017, Robson was cast in the crime thriller film A Violent Separation as Ray.[9]

Personal life[edit]

He is a fan of Newcastle United.[10]



  1. ^ a b c Brown, Emma (2 August 2016). "THE MIDDLE SON". Interview Magazine. Retrieved 27 February 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Animal Kingdom's Ben Robson Cleans Up Nicely". The Cut. 2017. Retrieved 27 February 2018.
  3. ^ Pedersen, Erik (20 August 2015). "Ben Robson Leads Life of Crime in TNT Pilot Animal Kingdom". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved 23 January 2016.
  4. ^ Kit, Borys (23 January 2015). "'Walking Dead' Star to Headline Horror Film 'The Boy' (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 11 March 2015.
  5. ^ Ford, Rebecca (11 March 2015). "Lakeshore, STX Entertainment's Horror Film 'The Boy' Sets Cast (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 25 July 2015.
  6. ^ Lang, Brent (25 February 2015). "STX Entertainment Dates Films With Matthew McConaughey, Julia Roberts, Jason Blum". Variety. Retrieved 11 March 2015.
  7. ^ "STX Entertainment will now release THE BOY on January 22, 2016". Twitter. Retrieved 11 March 2015.
  8. ^ "The Boy (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 12 May 2016.
  9. ^ Busch, Anita (19 October 2017). "Brenton Thwaites, Ben Robson Cast In 'A Violent Separation'". Deadline. Retrieved 27 February 2018.
  10. ^ "Ben Robson (@robboben_) • Instagram photos and videos".

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