Benjamin Walker Wiki, Wife, Age, Net Worth, Kids, Height & More

Benjamin Walker


Full NameBenjamin Walker Davis
Real NameBenjamin Walker
In LimelightThe Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power (2022).
Birth DateJune 21, 1982.
Birth PlaceGeorgia, USA.
ParentsMother: Jeannine Walker.
Father: Greg Davis.
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Love Life
WifeEx-Wife: Mamie Gummer.
Present: Kaya Scodelario.
ChildrenSon & Daughter
Body Measurements
WeightKg: 90.
Pounds: 200 lbs.
HeightIn feet: 6'3".
In centimeters: 191 cm.
In meters: 1.91 m.
HairDark Brown.
UniversityInterlochen Arts Academy.
TrainingJuilliard School in New York.
MoviesThe King's Daughter.
The Notorious Bettie Page.
Flags of Our Fathers.
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.
All Saints Day.
The War Boys.
Muhammad Ali's Greatest Fight.
Wasted NYC.
TelevisionThe Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power.
3 lbs.
Jessica Jones.
The Underground Railroad.
TheatreAll My Sons.
Bloody Bloody Andrew.
Inherit the Wind.
American Psycho.
Net worth6. 56 Million USD.

Benjamin Walker in The Lord of the Rings The Rings of Power

Benjamin Walker (born on June 21, 1982, Age:40) has been in the industry for over 20 years and has accomplished great things on stage and screen. He has played a variety of characters, and the most remarkable ones are “Love Is Blind,” “Unconscious,” “The War Boys,” and “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter.”

In 2022, on September 2, Benjamin landed in “The Lord of the Rings The Rings of Power” as High King Gil-galad, which exposed his talent to a broader audience, helping him gain as much popularity as possible.

However, in an interview with Rollingstone, Walker revealed that he was feeling the strain of being the star of the most costly television program ever produced.

Benjamin Walker with mother Jeannine Walker

Early Life & Parents

On June 21, 1982, Benjamin took birth in Georgia, but he spent most of his lifetime in Cartersville City in Georgia. His mother, Jeannine Walker, was a music teacher, and his father, Greg Davis, owned a rental movie store and worked in financial services as well; he also has one elder brother, who completed his schooling at Cartersville High School and went on to join Interlochen Arts Academy in Michigan.

Once Walker had made up his mind to pursue acting full-time that’s why he enrolled at the Juilliard School in New York to study acting; while still in college, he started performing stand-up comedy for paying audiences at Caroline’s, Comedy Village, and The Comedy Store, he now has his show ” Find the Funny,” that consists of comics and taped short skits and narratives that are performed in New York City.

Benjamin Walker in a play

Benjamin graduated from the training program in 2004 and began acting in theatre with “Inherit the Wind,” it was a Broadway production where he played Bertram Cates; other remarkable plays are “All My Sons,” “Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson,” he played the lead and “American Psycho.”

Benjamin Walker as Abraham Lincoln

Acting Journey

Walker made his presence known when he appeared as Young Kinsey in “Kinsey,” in the next couple of years, he received roles in back-to-back films, “The Notorious Bettie Page,’ “Unconscious,” “Flags of Our Fathers,’ and made a guest appearance in a series, “3 lbs,” as time went by he did a few supporting roles in shorts films a few being, “All Saints Day,” “The War Boys,” “Wasted NYC.”

It was in 2012 that he got his big break to play Abraham Lincoln in a movie, “Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter,” it was from here that he rose to popularity and gained much-awaited recognition.

Benjamin Walker in Love Is Blind

Walker was signed up for prominent roles in films like “Muhammad Ali’s Greatest Fight,” “In the Heart of the Sea,’ “The Missionary,” “The Choice,” “Shimmer Lake,” “Love Is Blind,” he also played a character in TV series “Traitors,” “Jessica Jones.”

He made a comeback into films again with his extraordinary performance in “The Ice Road” and “The King’s Daughter,” he also showcases his talent well in Amazon Prime’s “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power.”

Benjamin Walker with his wife Kaya Scodelari


In 2009, Benjamin Walker found love with actress Mamie Gummer; she’s also recognized as Meryl Streep’s granddaughter; they were engaged and tried the knot after 3 years; they began living in an apartment in Park Slope, Brooklyn, but sadly, the marriage didn’t last long, and they filed for divorce in March 2013, the reasons for this decision is yet to be known.

Benjamin Walker with wife and second child

Later Walker met an actress Kaya Scodelario, who also co-starred with him on “The King’s Daughter,” in April 2014; he did not waste time proposing; they were engaged on December 28, 2014, and a year later married. They had their first child in November 2016, a son, and welcomed a baby girl in 2021; both children’s names and faces are hidden; they post pictures with their kids but make it a point to hide their identity.


Benjamin Walker Q&A

Que: How old is Benjamin Walker?

Ans: He is 40 years old.

Que: What role does Benjamin Walker play in “The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power”?

Ans: He plays the role of High King Gil-galad

Que: What is Benjamin Walker’s height?

Ans: Benjamin is 6’2.”

Que: What is Benjamin Walker’s net worth?

Ans: 6.56 Million USD.

Que: Is Benjamin Walker on Instgram?

Ans: Yes (@findthewalker).