Rob Benedict is an American stage, film, and television actor and writer, best known for his work on the television series, Supernatural, Threshold, Felicity, and the comedy film, Waiting. In addition, Benedict is the lead singer/songwriter of the Los Angeles-based band Louden Swain.
|Rob Patrick Benedict
|Date of Birth
|21 November, 1970
|5 feet 9 inches
Rob Benedict was born in 1970, on September 21. He was born in Columbia, Missouri. Rob is 51 years old as of 2021. Rob was born with a birth name Robert Patrick Benedict. Benedict has not mentioned his parent’s details.
Benedict has grown up with his sister name Amy Benedict. Amy is also a well-known actress. Talking about his educational background, Rob has completed his Bachelor’s degree in Performance Studies. Besides that, there are no more details regarding his further according.
How did Rob start his Career?
Rob developed his interest in theatre and began performing in regional theaters. Rob has also played the character of James Dean in a one-person show in Chicago and Los Angeles. After that, he started performing in sketch comedy shows and served as a stand-up comedian.
His feature film credits include A Little Help, with Jenna Fischer, State of Play with Russell Crowe. In 2005 he starred as Calvin in the cult comedy Waiting with Ryan Reynolds and later revised the role in the sequel Still Waiting. Other films include Kicking & Screaming, with Will Ferrell, Group Sex, Say Goodnight with Aaron Paul, Two Days, Paul Rudd, The First $20 Million Is Always the Hardest, starring Rosario Dawson, and Not Another Teen Movie. Benedict has also done some voice acting work, most notably voicing Vin’s character in Jak II and Jak 3.
He has also played the character of Lucas Pegg in the sci-fi drama Threshold, Brodien in Alias, and Judah in Come to Papa. Rob has also appeared as the guest in The Mentalist, Shameless, Psych, Cold Case, and played the recurring character on Touch, Franklin, Bash, Chicago Hope, Birds of Prey, etc. He has also worked opposite Jenna Fischer in A Little Help as a character of Calvin in the comedy movie Waiting.
Rob Benedict Stroke
In 2013, Rob Benedict faced a near-death experience after suffering from a stroke at the Toronto Supernatural convention. His friend and fellow actor, Richard Speight Jr., took him to a local hospital, where he remained for ten days before he got transferred to a hospital in Los Angeles.
Luckily, Rob Benedict survived the incident, and after that event, Richard and Rob established a t-shirt campaign, Getting By With a Little Help, advocating for awareness about stroke.
Benedict stands at 5 feet 6½ inches (1.69 meters) and weighs 75 kg (165 lbs). However, details regarding his other body measurements are currently not publicly available. We will update this section when the information is available.
Speaking about his personal life, Benedict is divorced after 24 years of marriage with his ex-wife, Mollie Benedict, a lawyer. The couple was married on August 12, 1995, and they separated in 2019 due to unknown reasons. Benedict and Mollie share two children, a son named Calvin and a daughter called Audrey Benedict.
Rob Benedict is quite active on social media platforms. Rob is involved in social media account like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook. Rob has more than 538k followers on his Instagram account @benedict, 534.1k followers on his Twitter account, and 191k followers on his Facebook account.
Benedict has an estimated net worth of $35 million as of 2020, including his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as an actor, writer, and musician. Through his various sources of income, Benedict has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
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