Benjamin McKenzie is an American actor known for portraying the characters James Gordon on the crime television series Gotham and Ryan Atwood on the teen drama television series The O.C., for which received several Teen Choice Award nominations. His popular film credits include 2005's Junebug, 2007's 88 Minutes and 2014's Some Kind of Beautiful.
He is one of the three sons of poet Frances Schenkkan and attorney Pieter Meade Schenkkan. In 2016, he fathered a daughter named Frances with hisGotham co-star Morena Baccarin.
He moved to New York City just few weeks before the September 11 terrorist attacks.
Prior to making it as an actor, he waited tables in order to make ends meet.
is a famous American actor,
who was born on
September 12, 1978. As a person born on this date, Benjamin McKenzie is listed in our database as the 18th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 12) and the 127th most popular for the year (1978).
People born on September 12
fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin.
Benjamin McKenzie is the 490th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Benjamin McKenzie's birthday, Benjamin McKenzie is the 3165th most famous American and ranks 20th in famous people born in Austin, Texas, U.S.
In general, Benjamin McKenzie ranks as the 5747th
most popular famous person, and the 1105th most popular actor of all time.
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