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Ben Chaplin Biography

Birth Name:
Benedict John Greenwood
Birth Place:
Windsor, Berkshire, England

Fast Facts

  • Took his stage name from his mother's maiden name
  • Father wrote a letter to get him reinstated after he was kicked out of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama
  • Earned an Olivier Award nomination for his work in a 1995 London production of The Glass Menagerie
  • Met longtime girlfriend Embeth Davidtz when they filmed Feast of July together