Ben Kingsley

 6     0

Sir Ben Kingsley (born Krishna Bhanji; 31 December 1943) is an English actor with a career spanning over 40 years, he has won an Oscar, Grammy, BAFTA, two Golden Globes and a Screen Actors Guild Award. He is known for his starring role as Mohandas Gandhi in the 1982 film Gandhi, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor. He is also known for his performances in the films Schindler's List (1993), Twelfth Night (1996), Sexy Beast (2000), Lucky Number Slevin (2006), Shutter Island (2010), Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010), Hugo (2011), and Iron Man 3 (2013). Wikipedia


From this profile you will find 184 photos, 1 photo album, 64 quotes, 17 trivia items, 3 magazines, 124 lists, 74 awards, 2 on-screen matchups, 339 film credits, 788 news stories, 5 relationships, and key facts about Ben Kingsley!

Related Lists

Ben Kingsley is a member of the following lists: Annie Award winners, Best Drama Actor Golden Globe (film) winners, Living people, Grammy Award winners, 1943 births, Best Actor Academy Award winners, Shakespearean actors, English film actors, Best Actor BAFTA Award winners and English television actors.

Need more information? Read more about Ben Kingsley »

Looking for another profile? View all items tagged Ben Kingsley »


339 Credits »
2017 Mary King Herod
2017 An Ordinary Man The General
2017 War Machine -
2017 Backstabbing for Beginners Pasha
2016 Collide Geran
2016 The Jungle Book Bagheera
2016 Of Dogs and Men The Caller
2015 Knight of Cups -
2015 Self/less Damian
2015 Life Jack Warner
2015 Tut Ay



You can throw away the privilege of acting, but that would be such a shame. The tribe has elected you to tell its story. You are the shaman/healer, that's what the storyteller is, and I think it's important for actors to appreciate that. Too often actors think it's all about them, when in reality it's all about the audience being able to recognize themselves in you. The more you pull away from the public, the less power you have on screen.


74 Awards »
Nominated for 74 Awards | Won 35

In The News

788 Stories »


124 Lists »
Ben Kingsley appears in the following lists:

Dating History

5 Relationships »
Ben Kingsley is married to Daniela Lavender.
Daniela Lavender
  • Commenced Dating: 2005
  • Date Married: 3 September 2007
View Relationship
brought to you by
Ben Kingsley dating history powered by Who's Dated Who
FamousFix content is contributed and edited by our readers. You are most welcome to update, correct or add information to this page. Update Information

Top Contributors

See All »
Thank you to the following people for keeping this profile up-to-date.
NewsHound NewsHound 403 points
Kiwigirl15 Kiwigirl15 22 points
Tracker748 Tracker748 19 points
delejes1 delejes1 16 points
sandrita0210 sandrita0210 12 points
Would you like to contribute? Register »


Quick Links

Desktop | Mobile
This website is part of the FamousFix entertainment community. By continuing past this page, and by your continued use of this site, you agree to be bound by and abide by the Terms of Use. Loaded in 0.48 secs.
Terms of Use  |  Copyright  |  Privacy
Copyright 2006-2017, FamousFix