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With only a handful of stage and TV credits on his résumé, this Texas-born hunk became an overnight sensation as a bad boy on the prime-time soap The O.C. and quickly (if prematurely) found himself being compared to Russell Crowe and James Dean. Although g… (more)

Birth Name: Benjamin McKenzie Schenkkan

Birth Place: Austin, TX

Birthday: September 12, 1978, Virgo

Profession: Actor

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Benjamin McKenzie Photos

  • Benjamin McKenzie - New Year's Eve 2006 in Las Vegas, December 31, 2005
    Photo By: John Shearer/WireImage.com
  • Ashton Holmes and Benjamin McKenzie - Pure Nightclub Presents New Year's Eve 2006 in Las Vegas, December 31, 2005
    Photo By: John Shearer/WireImage.com
  • Benjamin McKenzie - "A History of Violence" Los Angeles premiere, September 21, 2005
    Photo By: Michael Caulfield/WireImage.com
  • Amy Adams, Ben McKenzie and Embeth Davidtz - "Junebug" New York City premiere after party, August 1, 2005
    Photo By: Dimitrios Kambouris/WireImage.com
  • Benjamin McKenzie - 2005 Cannes Film Festival in France, May 18, 2005
    Photo By: James Quinton/WireImage.com
  • Benjamin McKenzie, Amy Adams, Embeth Davidtz and Celia Weston - 2005 Park City "Junebug" cocktail party, January 24, 2005
    Photo By: Denise Truscello/WireImage.com
  • Adam Brody, Mischa Barton, Benjamin McKenzie, and Rachel Bilson of "The O.C." - The 2003 Billboard Music Awards, December 10, 2003
    Photo By: Kevin Mazur/WireImage.com
  • Gotham - Season 1 - Ben McKenzie and Donal Logue
    Photo By: Jessica Miglio/FOX
  • Gotham - Season 1 - Robin Lord Taylor and Ben McKenzie
    Photo By: Jessica Miglio/FOX
  • Gotham - Season 1 - Ben McKenzie and Donal Logue
    Photo By: Jessica Miglio/FOX
  • Gotham - Season 1- Ben McKenzie and David Mazouz
    Photo By: Jessica Miglio/FOX
  • Gotham - Season 1 - Robin Lord Taylor, Jada Pinkett Smith, Cory Michael Smith, Clare Foley, Donal Logue, Ben McKenzie, Camren Bicondova, David Mazouz and Sean Pertwee
    Photo By: Michael Lavine/FOX
  • Gotham - Season 1 - Ben McKenzie as Detective James Gordon
    Photo By: Michael Lavine/FOX
  • Gotham - Season 1 - Ben McKenzie as James Gordon
    Photo By: FOX
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Thursday" - Benjamin McKenzie and Shawn Hatosy
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Risk" - Benjamin McKenzie and Shawn Hatosy
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Risk" -Daniel Moncada, Benjamin McKenzie and Shawn Hatosy
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "God's Work" - Shawn Hatosy and Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "God's Work" - Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Legacy" - Benjamin McKenzie and Shawn Hatosy
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Legacy" - Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Identity" - Benjamin McKenzie and Jessica Amento
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Identity" - Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Community" - Shawn Hatosy and Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Community" - Benjamin McKenzie and Shawn Hatosy
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Wednesday" - Benjamin McKenzie and Shawn Hatosy
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Wednesday" - Lou Diamond Phillips and Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • Southland - Season 4 - "Wednesday" - Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Doug Hyun/TNT
  • The O.C. - Season 3 - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Matt Barnes/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3 - Benjamin McKenzie, Peter Gallagher, Adam Brody
    Photo By: Matt Barnes/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 2, "The Return of the Nana"- Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan, Adam Brody as Seth
    Photo By: G. Watson/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 2 - Peter Gallagher, Kelly Rowan, Alan Dale, Melinda Clarke, Rachel Bilson, Mischa Barton, Tate Donovan, Adam Brody, Benjamin Mckenzie
    Photo By: Art Streiber/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 2, "The Return of the Nana"- Peter Gallagher as Sandy, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: G. Watson/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3, "The Shape of Things to Come"- Mischa Barton and Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: M. Haddad/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3, "The End of Innocence" - Mischa Barton and Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3 - Melinda Clarke, Peter Gallagher, Mischa Barton, Kelly Rowan, Benjamin McKenzie, Adam Brody, Rachel Bilson
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1 - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan Atwood
    Photo By: Jill Greenberg/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1 - Benjamin McKenzie, Mischa Barton, Peter Gallagher
    Photo By: A. Rapoport/Fox
  • The O.C. - Rachel Bilson, Adam Brody, Mischa Barton, Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1 - Mischa Barton as Marissa Cooper, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan Atwood
    Photo By: Richard Foreman/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1 - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan, Mischa Barton as Marissa
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1, Premiere - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan, Peter Gallagher as Sandy
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1, "The Debut" - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan, Mischa Barton as Marissa
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1, "The Escape" - Mischa Barton, Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - "The Best Chrismukkah Ever" - Mischa Barton as Marissa, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: J. Lubin/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1, "The Telenovela" - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan, Eric Balfour as Eddie
    Photo By: Richard Foreman/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1, "The Goodbye Girl" - Samaire Armstrong as Anna, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1, "THE LA" - Mishca Barton, Benjamin McKenzie, Rachel Bilson, Adam Brody
    Photo By: Richard Foreman/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 1, "The Strip" - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan, Adam Brody as Seth
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 2 - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan Attwood, Mischa Barton as Marissa Cooper:
    Photo By: Frank W. Ockenfels/Fox
  • The O.C. - "New Kids on the Block" - Adam Brody as Seth, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Darren Michaels/Fox
  • The O.C. -"The Rainy Day Women"- Shannon Lucio as Lindsay, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: J. LubinFox
  • The O.C. - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan, Mischa Barton as Marissa
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3 - Adam Brody, Rachel Bilson, Peter Gallagher, Kelly Rowan, Benjamin McKenzie, Mischa Barton, Melinda Clarke
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3, "The Pot Stirrer"- Mischa Barton as Marissa, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Isabella Vosmikova/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3, "Heavy Lifting" - Nikki Reed as Sadie, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Michael Desmond/Fox
  • The O.C. - "The Day After Tomorrow" - Rachel Bilson, Mischa Barton, Adam Brody, Ben McKenzie
    Photo By: Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3, "The Graduates" - Adam Brody, Benjamin McKenzie
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3, "The Graduates" - Adam Brody, Kelly Rowan, Ben McKenzie, Peter Gallagher
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 3 - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Andrew Macpherson/Fox
  • The O.C. - Series Finale, "The End Isn't Near, It's Here"- Ben McKenzie as Ryan, Adam Brody as Seth
    Photo By: Michael Desmond/Fox
  • The O.C. - Series - Ben McKenzie, Autumn Reeser, Kelly Rowan, Peter Gallagher, Rachel Bilson, Adam Brody
    Photo By: Michael Desmond/Fox
  • The O.C. -"The Night Moves"- Peter Gallagher, Benjamin McKenzie, Kelly Rowan, Adam Brody
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Night Moves" - Adam Brody as Seth, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Night Moves" - Adam Brody as Seth, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Night Moves" - Adam Brody as Seth, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - "The Shake Up" - Autumn Reeser as Taylor, Ben McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Michael Desmond/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Shake Up" - Ben McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Michael Desmond/Fox
  • The O.C. - "The Shake Up" - Autumn Reeser as Taylor, Ben McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Michael Desmond/Fox
  • The O.C. -"The Groundhog Day"- Ben McKenzie, Autumn Reeser, Adam Brody, Rachel Bilson
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - "The French Connection" - Ben McKenzie as Ryan, Autumn Reeser as Taylor
    Photo By: Justin Lubin/Fox
  • The O.C. - "The French Connection" - Henri Lubatti as Henri-Michel, Ben McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Justin Lubin/Fox
  • The O.C. - "The My Two Dads" - Ben McKenzie as Ryan, Adam Brody as Seth
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. -"The My Two Dads"- Kevin Sorbo guest stars as Frank Atwood, Ben McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - "The Chrismukk-huh?" - Ben McKenzie as Ryan is locked up with Santa
    Photo By: Mike Yarish/Fox
  • The O.C. - "The Chrismukk-huh?" - Ben McKenzie as Ryan, Autumn Reeser as Taylor
    Photo By: Mike Yarish/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Cold Turkey" - Melinda Clarke as Julie, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Cold Turkey" - Cam Gigandet as Volchok, Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan
    Photo By: Greg Schwartz/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Gringos" - Ben McKenzie
    Photo By: Justin Lubin/F
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Avengers" - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan Atwood
    Photo By: Michael Desmond/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4, "The Avengers" - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan and Rachel Bilson as Summer
    Photo By: Michael Desmond/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4 cast
    Photo By: Michael Levine/Fox
  • The O.C. - Season 4 - Benjamin McKenzie as Ryan Atwood
    Photo By: Michael Levine/Fox

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