Prentiss Benjamin


Prentiss Benjamin

Facts of Prentiss Benjamin

Name Prentiss Benjamin
Date of Birth July 3, 1978
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Gender Female
Birth Country Los Angeles, California, USA
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Profession American actress
Net worth $850,000
Marital Status Married
Spouse N/A
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Father Richard Benjamin
Mother Paula Prentiss,
Siblings Ross Benjamin
Education Northwestern University
Movies Hard Four, Ida Western Exile


Prentiss Benjamin is an American actress, who rose to prominence with her role, Mary Catherine Ragusa in Charles Dennis’ comedy movie, Hard Four. She is also a talented ballet dancer, who performed in numerous dance competitions so far. At the moment, she is teaching ballet in New York.

Prentiss was born on 3rd July 1978 in the metropolitan Los Angeles area of California state, USA. She is the second child of famous actors, Paula Prentiss and Richard Benjamin, who are considered as the power couple in the 90s. She hails from Sicilian-Jewish heritage and became a citizen of the United States in 1996.

Prentiss Benjamin with parents Paula Prentiss and Richard Benjamin
Prentiss Benjamin with parents Paula Prentiss and Richard Benjamin
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On the other side, Benjamin has an older sibling, Ross Benjamin, an actor and assistant director, who got married to Dr. Elizabeth Robinson since 21st October 2006. Besides, she attended Northwestern University before graduating from New York University (NYU) with honor.

Salary & Net Worth

Actors Equity honorable member, Prentiss started her career from theatre, where she first performed in A.R. Gurney’s musical play, The Dining Room at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts in 2005. She later acted Miss Vivie in George Bernard Shaw’s stage play, Mrs. Warren’s Profession in 2007. Her other filmography works are Ida Western Exile and Hard Four.

Younger niece of Ann Prentiss, Prentiss then pursued ballet dancing with competitive groups like Palos Verdes Ballet, Los Angeles Ballet, Alvit Ballet, and so on. For her dedication towards ballet, she became the recipient of two Music Center Spotlight Awards. She now teaches ballet at University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) and Ormao Dance School.

Prentiss is earning an impressive salary as a ballet teacher at the moment. In a similar case, a ballet tutor grasps $29.83 per hour, $1,193 per week and $5,171 per month, which makes an annual income of $62,047. As of 2021, she boasts a lucrative net worth of $850,000. also read Erin Bria Wright‘s net worth and status

Relationship Status

The 42-year-old, Prentiss is creating more curiosity for her beloved fans when it comes to love life. Many of her attention seekers are in suspense because she is keeping her relationship status secret to herself. So, is she married or she is single?

It seems like the Ida Western Exile actress is looking for a perfect partner to exchange the wedding vows. Moreover, she is so dedicated towards her passion for ballet and making herself on the top of her career. So, this might be a reason why she is still not committed to someone until now.

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