Ben Richardson Dating! Bagged Anna Kendrick As Girlfriend, 'Pitch Perfect' Couple
- Date of Birth Sep 21, 1975
- Age 48 Years, 5 Months
- Nationality British
- Birth Place England, United Kingdom
- Birth Name Benjamin T. Richardson
- Profession Cinematographer
- Relationship Status Single
- Wife/Spouse Not Known
- Divorce/Split Not Yet
- Girlfriend Anna Kendrick (2014-?)
- Gay No
- Net Worth Not Disclosed
- Ethnicity/Race White
- College Royal Holloway, University of London
- Height/ How Tall? 5 Feet 7 Inches (1.70m)
- Weight 64 Kg (141 Lbs)
- Hair Short
- Hair Color Blonde
- Eye Color Light Brown
- Official Site https://www.benrichardson.com/
- Lesbian No
- Children/Kids Not Yet
British cinematographer, Ben Richardson had a knack for staying behind the camera, but his romantic involvement with famous girlfriend brought him in front of the screens this time.
Ben Richardson is widely known for his feature films, Beasts of the Southern Wild and The Fault in Our Stars where he handled all the cinematography.
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Ben received Best Cinematography prizes at the 2012 Sundance Film Festival and the 2013 Independent Spirit Awards for his work on the Oscar-nominated, Beasts of the Southern Wild.
Ben Richardson’s Bio: Age & Movie Career
Born on 21 September 1983, Benjamin T. Richardson was raised in England, United Kingdom. He attended Royal Holloway, University of London and studied media arts degree programme.
The 34-year-old Brit was initially hired for as the cinematographer for Beasts of the Southern Wild for only the small portions. But as the producers saw his shot on a test reel, they wasted no time in hiring him on shooting the entire film.
Ben is also responsible for shooting the 2014 summer hit The Fault In Our Stars which was based on John Green’s best-selling novel. His work, Seed won Best Animated Short at the 2010 Slamdance Film Festival.
He has also done collaborations with director Joe Swanberg that include Happy Christmas starring Anna Kendrick and Melanie Lynskey and Drinking Buddies with Olivia Wilde and Jake Johnson.
Ben’s recent projects include Sand Castle, which is set during the 2003 Iraq occupation, Table 19, and Taylor Sheridan’s Wind River all in 2017.
Ben Richardson’s Flattering Net Worth
Having worked for different movies that made millions of money, Ben has undoubtedly made more than an average cinematographer.
His famous works, The Fault In Our Stars and Beasts of the Southern Wild especially brought millions to the door and Ben certainly earned a nasty amount of money from those.
There isn’t any information revealed on Ben’s net worth, but according to sources, a cinematographer is paid $174,000 on an annual basis, so it’s safe to say that Ben earns more than that as he’s been involved in massive projects.
Ben Richardson Is Dating Pitch Perfect Star, Anna Kendrick
While residing behind the camera, capturing the moment from the best angle, Ben has removed his single tag and has been dating his superstar girlfriend, Anna Kendrick since 2014.
Ben met Anna during the shooting of the 2013 comedy, Drinking Buddies, where Anna starred alongside Olivia Wilde and Ben, was filming the scenes.
And if anyone’s wondering why their relationship wasn’t all over the headlines during that time, it’s because both Ben and Anna are privacy seekers and they had it secured under the wraps until the paparazzi uncovered the secret.
It was in 2015 that the two were frequently spotted together and there were several pictures of the pair over the internet.
That's One Hot Couple: Ben Richardson and his girlfriend, Anna Kendrick walking together through the parking lot on 7 July 2015 (Photo: Coverage Mail's Instagram)
Adding more fuel to fire, Anna was seen wearing a ring on her engagement finger. But since then, no one has ever spotted Anna embracing any engagement ring, and Ben hasn’t bothered to announce anything special as well.
So the engagement might be a misled talk, or maybe the two are amazing at hiding their privy matters from the media.
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Ben and Anna are still together as they were once again seen together in July 2018 as they crossed the street while holding hands in Miami, Florida.
Ben is absolutely entrapped by his girlfriend and seems like he doesn’t intend to let go of Anna’s hands.
Some Enthralling Facts About Ben Richardson
1. Ben has worked on two Netflix original movies, including the drama-mystery, 1922 and drama-war Sand Castle.
2. For a cinematographer, Ben’s Instagram feed is filled with his pieces of photographies that mostly glorify the nature.
3. Ben was initially drawn to work on Beasts of The Southern Wild after seeing Benh Zeitlin’s passion and love for myths and monsters.
4. Ben has worked for several commercials for Southwest Airlines, iPhone, Nike, Android and Swiffer among many others.
5. After receiving the Independent Spirit Award, Ben got the nomination for multiple awards that included a Camerimage Award and a Satellite Award.