Tyrone Benskin is a veteran actor with three decades of his lifetime in the acting sector.
British-Canadian actor/writer Tyrone Benskin has already reached an astonishing landmark in the entertainment industry—has devoted almost three decades of his lifetime in the sector. During all those years, he has given the audience many wonderful moments, either to cry or to laugh.
And, although decades passed, his passion for acting and his dedication to learning more didn’t. Carrying the same motive, the veteran actor is all set to make his appearance in three different movies of almost three different genres.
As per those three different acting projects’ release dates, the first one to be released is NBC’s Drama/Mystery/Sci-Fi series titled “Debris”—releasing on March 1, 2021. The second one is the star-studded Adventure/Sci-Fi movie named “Chaos Walking”—releasing in theaters on March 5, 2021.
The third one is Netflix’s superhero TV series called “Jupiter’s Legacy”—premiering on May 7, 2021. In the mentioned acting projects, Benskin portrays the role of George Jones, Hammar, and Willie Smalls, respectively.
With that said, now let’s have a brief look at his very long acting career, his total net worth, and then learn about his age, family life, and other details!
Details On Benskin’s Acting Career
In the very elongated career of Benskin, he has played as a lead in a lot of movies and TV shows. However, his career started off as a small guest-actor in 1982’s movie “Killing ’em Softly.” Following his acting debut, he continued to get small roles most of the time.
Six years after his debut, in 1988, the actor finally received his breakthrough role when he played the role of Jackson in “Criminal Law.” Afterward, he began to appear as a lead as well as guest in several movies and TV shows. Later, in 1995, he portrayed the role of Rousso in “Wimzie’s House” which helped to boost his uprising career.
Soon, his talent was noticed by the directors and producers from the entertainment industry and he began to play in lots of acting projects than he used to before. Benskin also grabbed all of those opportunities and decided to never look back.
And, as a result of that decision, to this date, he has more than 130 acting projects credited to his IMDb profile. In that huge list, “Deacons for Defense” (2003), “Charlie Jade” (2005), “300” (2006), “I’m Not There” (2007), “The Christmas Choir” (2008), “Immortals” (2011), “The Art of More” (2016), “Faits divers” (2017), and “Pieces of a Woman” (2020) plays a vital role in glorifying his acting career.
Moreover, as there are three more upcoming acting projects (“Debris,” “Chaos Walking,” and Jupiter’s Legacy”), which will be added to the long list in the timespan three months, it surely seems that the veteran actor’s career will indeed be prosperous.
How Much Is His Net Worth?
With such a flourishing career, that is still successful after almost three decades, it must be sure that the veteran actor has managed to muster a huge amount of sum. But, his acting career only has not provided him with good fortune.
Apart from acting, Benskin has also served as the president of the Board of Creations Etc, artistic director of Black Theatre Workshop, national vice president of Canada’s film and television actors union, 41st Parliament of Canada, and deputy critic for Official Languages, among others. So, with that said, how much is his net worth?
Well, as per the reports of networthpost.org, the talented actor has managed to amass a hefty net worth amounting to $3 Million.
Benskin’s Wiki-Like-Bio, Age, Plus Family
The “Mind over Murder” actor was born in Bristol, England on December 29, 1958. His birth name is Tyrone DeCosta Benskin, and his zodiac sign is Capricorn.
At the age of nine, he and his family moved from the UK and settled down in Canada. Due to that, he holds both British and Canadian nationality.
Speaking of his family, till this date, the actor has kept all those details behind the curtains. As a result of that, there is no information about his parents and if he has siblings or not.