Caption: Still of Ben McKenzie in Gotham (2014)
Born: September 12, 1978
Star sign: Virgo
Height: 5' 8" (1.73 m)
Known for: The O.C. (2003), Gotham (2014), Batman: Year One (2011), 88 Minutes (2007)
Ben McKenzie was born Benjamin McKenzie Schenkkan in Austin, Texas on September 12, 1978, to Mary Frances (Victory), a poet, and Pieter Meade Schenkkan, an attorney. His uncle is playwright Robert Schenkkan. Ben is of Dutch Jewish (from his paternal grandfather), English, and Scottish descent. He attended Austin High School, and played wide ...