Category: Interviews . With Ben Mendelsohn, Bryan Brown, Maeve Dermody, Rachel Griffiths. He attended Mercersburg Academy in the U.S. before attending Heidelberg Primary School and Eltham High and Banyule High schools.

Despite his prominence in Hollywood as a character actor known for playing villains and criminals, Ben Mendelsohn has been a leading man in Australia since starting acting as a teenager. Ben and his two brothers, Tom and David, as well as his mother (deceased), a registered nurse, lived in Europe and the US for long periods of time, and returned to Melbourne when he was in high school. That is the true glory of it. Ben Mendelsohn: You know what, here's the one thing about playing the bad guy. Posted on December 27, 2019 Written by paige No Comments on Ben Mendelsohn on Staying Alive, Australian Pride, and His Dark Side. Paul Benjamin Mendelsohn was born in Melbourne, Australia, to Carole Ann (Ferguson), a nurse, and Frederick Arthur Oscar Mendelsohn, a medical researcher. Ben Mendelsohn on Staying Alive, Australian Pride, and His Dark Side .

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You really can just do it all for the money. THE FILM STAGE | Rory O’Connor | December 16, 2019. Ben Mendelsohn, Actor: Rogue One. He took drama because he thought it was an easy class.