- Benjamin Wadsworth is an American actor who made his movie debut in 2013 at the age of 14
- The Texas-born is engaged to Stella Maeve with whom he shares a daughter
- His role in the 2018 drama series Deadly Class influenced a story on an e-book app
Benjamin Wadsworth is a 23–year-old American actor from Houston, Texas. He is not yet married but is long engaged to The Magicians actress, Stella Maeve who doubles as the mother of his daughter, Jo Jezebel Wadsworth.
The 5 feet 9 inches actor made his movie debut in 2013 and has continued to capture the hearts of many with his impressive performances. Some of his best roles include; Dad vs Lad (2012), Deadly Class (2018), Tell Me Lies (2022), and, Unhuman (2022).
The Early Life of Benjamin Wadsworth
The Tell Me Lies actor was born Benjamin Hassan Wadsworth on November 8, 1999, in Houston, Texas and he is 23 years old at the moment. While not so much is known about his parents, we garnered that he shared his childhood with his younger brother, Sully Wadsworth.
As children, the brothers spent time watching a lot of TV and film series. It was at this point that his passion for acting was ignited by characters he became fond of.
After his primary education, Wardsworth furthered to high school, where he started acting in school which prepared him for bigger roles on screen.
He made his debut in the local independent Texas films in 2013 in the film This is Houston and subsequently appeared in films like That Day (2015), Girl Meets World (2016), Teen Wolf (2017), and Deadly Class (2018).
Benjamin Wadsworth is Currently Engaged to Stella Maeve
The Deadly Class actor got his girlfriend engaged in May 10, 2019, a year after he was introduced to her by his manager during a discourse at San Diego’s Comic-con. On the 30th of the same month, Stella announced their engagement via Instagram through a post that captured herself and her fiance while flaunting her diamond ring.
It’s true that they have not tied the knot yet however, Stella asserted that they are married in their world and may not need a piece of paper to validate that.
Benjamin’s fiancee is also an actress who is popularly known for her role in Chicago P.D.(2014-16), The Magicians (2015), Dark Summer (2015), and Old Maid (2020).
She was born on November 14, 1989, and is currently 33 years old which means she is 10 years older than him. However, age is just another number for the pair who welcomed their first daughter, Jo Jezebel Wadsworth, on January 29, 2020, at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
The Actor Stands at 5 Feet 9 Inches
Benjamin stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches (1.75m) which is the average for actors in the United States and could take up almost every role. He stands in the same height category as high-profile actors such as Johhny Depp, Jamie Foxx, Charlie Sheen, Paul Rudd, and William Shatner.
At this height, he has become the center of attraction for roles that are centered on young teens and high school characters.
Here are Other Interesting Facts About Benjamin Wadsworth
1. The Teen Wolf Actor Was a Beneficiary of the Texas Enrichment Programme at 15
Wardsworth was part of the talented stars who benefitted from the Texas Enrichment Training in 2014 thanks to Joanna Sanchez and her production team who had a tour in Texas.
The initiative was set for passionate actors of different ages and experience levels. It also assisted upcoming talents to the next level, and among them was Benjamin who was 15 years old at the time.
According to him, he was tutored for several years and has grown to be a better actor because of the lesson he learned from his tutor, Joanna Sanchez.
2. Benjamin Wadsworth’s Younger Brother is Reportedly Living with Cancer
As earlier stated, Benjamin’s only known family is his younger brother, Sully who is overly private. Nonetheless, the brothers share a great relationship as evident on Benjamin’s social media.
While Sully’s lifestyle has kept a number of facts from the spotlight, we garnered that he has been diagnosed with nasal cancer- a rare condition that affects the nasal cavity of one’s nose. This could also be the reason for his low-key life.
3. One of his Drama Series Role Influenced a Story on Wattpad
Interestingly, Benjamin’s role as Marcus Lopez in the Deadly Class has influenced a story about his perspectives on the reading app, Wattpad. The story was compiled by FandumDweeb and titled Marcus Lopez Imagines.
The story has about 12 chapters at the time of this writing and will be updated soon with more stories about Benjamin’s role in the film. Also, his picture is the cover of the compiled narrative of the e-book.
4. The Texas-Born Has a Thing for Sports
Aside from being on the scene, Benjamin also enjoys Basketball, Swimming, and Skating in his leisure time. From his teenage years, sports have always been part of the actor.
Whenever he wasn’t acting in school, he could be found on the court playing basketball with his friends and during the summer, he was out swimming. The actor has also shared pictures and videos of himself skating or holding a skating board.
5. Benjamin Wadsworth Net Worth is Estimated at $100,000
The actor’s primary source of income can be linked to his career in the entertainment industry. While he is yet to disclose his earnings, LoveohLust estimates him at $100,000 which remains a sneak peep into his lifestyle and acting roles.
According to sources, the average salary of actors in the United States ranges from $31,691 to $861,300 with a median salary of $154,747. Considering these figures as well as his years in the industry and number of roles, it’s not out of place to suggest that he may be even worth more than the figures above.