Ben Barnes

Ben Barnes

Movie Actor

Benjamin Thomas Barnes is an English actor and singer. He is best known for his roles as Prince Caspian in The Chronicles of Narnia film series, Logan Delos in Westworld, Billy Russo/Jigsaw in the Marvel series The Punisher, and The Darkling in the Netflix series Shadow and Bone.

Full Name
Benjamin Thomas Barnes
Aug 20, 1981
6′ 1″
Net Worth


Benjamin Thomas Barnes was born on August 20, 1981, in London, England. He is an English actor and singer who is best known for his roles as Prince Caspian in The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian, Logan Delos in Westworld and Billy Russo in The Punisher.

Barnes attended Homefield Preparatory School and King's College school in Wimbledon before attending the University of London to study drama and music. After graduating from university, Barnes began his acting career performing a number of stage roles such as William Shakespeare's Othello and Much Ado About Nothing at the Open Air Theatre. 

In 2007, he made his debut film appearance with Stardust playing Young Dunstan Thorn. Soon after this, he was cast in The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian where he played the titular role of Prince Caspian. This was followed by his performance in Dorian Gray (2009). In 2011, Barnes starred opposite Robert Downey Jr. in the film adaptation of Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows as Henry Knight. 

He has also appeared in other films such as Kill Your Friends (2015), Seventh Son (2014) and The Big Wedding (2013). On television, Barnes is well-known for his role as Logan Delos on the HBO series Westworld (2016-2018). More recently, he appeared as Billy Russo on Marvel’s The Punisher (2017-2019). 

Barnes has also ventured into singing with two solo albums titled "The Slumber Party Massacre" (2006) and "Frostbite" (2010).

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1981</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Ben Barnes is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On August 20, 1981, Ben Barnes was born in London, England.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2002</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Graduates from the National Youth Music Theatre</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Barnes graduated from the National Youth Music Theatre in 2002.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2007</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starred in Stardust</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Barnes starred in the fantasy film Stardust alongside Claire Danes, Charlie Cox and Robert De Niro.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2008</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starred in The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Barnes starred as Prince Caspian in the second installment of The Chronicles of Narnia film series.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starred in The Big Wedding</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Barnes starred in the romantic comedy The Big Wedding alongside Robert De Niro, Diane Keaton and Susan Sarandon.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starred in Seventh Son</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Barnes starred as Bill Barnstable in Seventh Son alongside Jeff Bridges and Julianne Moore.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Starred in Gold Digger</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Barnes starred in the BBC One drama Gold Digger alongside Julia Ormond and Jemima Rooper.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's a Talented Actor</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Ben Barnes is an incredibly talented actor. He has been in many hit movies and TV shows, including The Chronicles of Narnia, Westworld, and The Punisher. His performances are always captivating and he brings a unique charm to every role he plays.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's a Great Role Model</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Ben Barnes is a great role model for young people. He is always kind and respectful to others, and he uses his fame to promote causes that he believes in. He is also very passionate about the environment and has spoken out on numerous issues related to climate change.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's Stylish</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">It’s no secret that Ben Barnes knows how to dress. His fashion sense has been praised by many, including Vogue magazine who have featured him in their “Best Dressed Men” list multiple times. His style is timeless, yet modern at the same time.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First British Actor to Star in a Superhero Film</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ben Barnes was the first British actor to star as a superhero in a major Hollywood film. He played Prince Caspian in The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008).</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Received Breakthrough Award at the 2009 BAFTA Awards</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Barnes won the Orange Rising Star Award at the 2009 British Academy Film Awards for his role in The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Studied Drama at Kingston University</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Barnes attended Kingston University in London and graduated with a degree in Drama and English Literature.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Plays Multiple Instruments</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Ben Barnes is an accomplished musician, playing both guitar and piano.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Has His Own Production Company</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2010, Barnes founded his own production company, 2Dogs Media, which focuses on creating content for television and film.</p></div>


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