Benjamin Schiff Platt, aka Ben Platt (24th September 1993 in Los Angeles, California, the United States) is an American actor, singer, and songwriter who has won the Grammy Award, Daytime Emmy Award, Tony Award, and so on. In fact, he is best known for portraying the role of Benji Applebaum in the film Pitch Perfect (2012) and Pitch Perfect 2 (2015). Scroll down to know more in detail about him.
Ben Platt: Bio, Age, Parents, Ethnicity
Marc Platt and Julie Platt welcomed an American actor, singer, and songwriter, Benjamin Schiff Platt aka Ben Platt into the world on 24th September 1993 in Los Angeles, California, the United States. His dad is a film, television, and theatre producer by profession. As siblings, he has three elder brothers and a younger brother, Jonah Platt who is also an actor and musician.
As of 2020, he is 27 years old and belongs to Libra’s birth sign. By nationality, he is an American, and his ethnicity is White. Talking about his educational background, he attended Adderley School, then Harvard-Westland School in Los Angeles, and graduated in 2011. Later, he joined Columbia University in New York.
Rise to Stardom
- Benjamin pursued his career as an actor with his debut film Red Riding Hood as a junior artist in 2006.
- In fact, he made his breakthrough with his TV film Pitch Perfect (2012) and Pitch Perfect 2 (2015) as Benji Applebaum.
- Similarly, Platt made his appearance in movies like Ricki and the Flash (2015), Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk (2016), The Female Brain (2017), Run This Town (2019), Drunk Parents (2019), Ben Platt Live from Radio City Music Hall (2020), etc.
- Likewise, he also played in TV Shows such as Today (2017), The Politician (2019-present), One World: Together at Home (2020), Take me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Celebration (2020), Rise Up New York! (2020), Songland (2020), etc.
- Furthermore, Schiff is working for his upcoming movies, including Broken Diamonds, Merrily We Roll Along, and Dear Even Hansen.
- Besides acting, he has released his first-ever studio album titled Sing to Me Instead on 29th March 2019.
- Moreover, his soundtrack and cast albums to include Dear Even Hansen (Original Broadway Cast Recording) (3rd February 2017), and The Politician (Music from the Netflix Original Series) (22nd October 2019).
Platt proudly announces that he is gay! Personal Life, Past Affairs
Regarding his personal life, he came out to his family and made it clear that he was gay at 12. He made it public in 2019, through the music video for his song “Ease My Mind.” In May 2020, Noah Galvin announced to the public that he was dating Ben.
However, we don’t have further information about his personal life and relationship affairs. Furthermore, he doesn’t talk much about his past affairs in the media, which is why the information about his personal life has remained a secret so far.
Ben Platt: Awards and Nominations
Benjamin is an American actor, singer, and songwriter who is working hard, devoting his time and effort in improving his acting skills. Speaking of his awards and trophies, he has won the following awards:
- Obie Awards for Distinguished Performance by an Actor 2016
- Tony Awards for Best Actor in a Musical 2017
- Drama League Awards for Distinguished Performance 2017
- Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Musical 2017
- com Audience Awards for ‘Favorite Leading Actor in a Musical’ and ‘Favorite Onstage Pair’ 2017
- Grammy Awards for Best Musical Theatre Album 2018
- Daytime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Musical Performance in a Daytime Program 2018
- Hasty Pudding Man of the Year 2020
Has Ben Platt Been in Rumors and Controversy?
There is no rumor and controversy regarding his life. In other words, he has never involved in any rumors and controversy in his life. Hence, he has maintained a clear image in the media.
How much is Ben Platt’s Income & Salary in 2020?
Schiff is an American actor, singer, and songwriter whose source of income is his TV films, live shows, advertisements, movies, albums, etc. According to the sources, Ben Platt achieves an estimated net worth ranging from $3 million as of 2020. However, the information about his salary is under review.
Body Physique; Height, Weight & Social Media Ben Platt
The American actor, singer, and songwriter, Ben Platt stands at the height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.76 m and weighs 69 kg or 152 lbs. Similarly, this handsome actor looks dashing with light brown hair and a pair of blue eyes. Likewise, Ben holds 1.7 million followers on Instagram, 612.4k followers on Twitter, 76k followers on Facebook, and 340k subscribers on YouTube.
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|Full Name:||Ben Platt|
|Birth Date:||September 24, 1993|
|Profession:||American actor, singer, and songwriter|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Net Worth||$3 million|
|Eye Color||Blue eyes|
|Hair Color||Light Brown|
|Birth Place||Los Angeles, California|
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|Youtube||Ben Platt Youtube|
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