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Benjamin (I) Bratt filmography and biography

Date of birth: 16 December 1963, San Francisco, California, USA

Benjamin (I) Bratt biography

The middle of five children, Bratt hails from a close-knit family. His mother, a Peruvian Indian from Lima, moved to the U.S. at age 14. He grew up in San Francisco.

Benjamin (I) Bratt trivia


- Attended Lowell High School in San Francisco, California.
- His mother is a native American activist. She took her five children along when she was part of the Alcatraz prison takeover in 1970.
- (1997 - 2001) Dated Julia Roberts (I).
- Brother of Peter Bratt.
- Benjamin studied at the University of California at Santa Barbara and at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.
- Is a member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity.
- Was nicknamed "Scarecrow" by high school classmates because he was so thin.
- Of Peruvian (Qechua) and German extraction.
- Engaged to Talisa Soto (April 2002), whom he met while filming Pintilde;ero in 2001.
- Had baby girl, Sophia Rosalinda Bratt, with wife, actress Talisa Soto, on December 6, 2002 in New York City.
- Received a B.F.A. in Theatre (acting) from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
- Has a home in San Francisco
- Had baby boy, Mateo Bravery Bratt, with his wife, Talisa Soto, on October 3, 2005 in Los Angeles. Mateo weighed in at 7lb 7oz.
- Wore a Calvin Klein suit in his April 2002 wedding to Talisa Soto.
- He is friends with Sandra Bullock. He costarred with her in Demolition Man and Miss Congeniality.

Benjamin (I) Bratt quotes


- My family is like a sanctuary to me. I always turn to them for support and strength. I take comfort in knowing no matter which path I choose, my family stands behind me.
- It takes some kind of fortitude for someone like my mom to single-handedly raise five children, get them through college, and keep them out of jail.

Benjamin (I) Bratt filmography

Name Year
16th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2010
Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief 2010
The People Speak 2009
La mission 2009
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2009
13th Annual Prism Awards 2009
Modern Family 2009
Moving Pictures Live! 2009
Lopez Tonight 2009
Freedom Riders 2009
2009 Alma Awards 2009
Trucker 2008
The Wendy Williams Show 2008
The Andromeda Strain 2008
The Bonnie Hunt Show 2008
The Cleaner 2008
Love in the Time of Cholera 2007
12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 2006
The Many Faces of Catwoman 2005
Pancho Gonzalez: The Latino Legend of Tennis 2005
Thumbsucker 2005
The Great Raid 2005
E-Ring 2005
101 Sexiest Celebrity Bodies 2005
The Making of 'Catwoman' 2004
The Woodsman 2004
Film Trix 2004 2004
Catwoman 2004
Tavis Smiley 2004
The 57th Annual Tony Awards 2003
Ellen: The Ellen DeGeneres Show 2003
4Pop 2003
Clear and Present Danger: Behind the Danger 2002
Abandon 2002
My VH1 Music Awards 2001
Alcatraz Is Not an Island 2001
After the Storm 2001
Come Together: A Night for John Lennon's Words and Music 2001
Piñero 2001
The 73rd Annual Academy Awards 2001
The 5th Annual GQ Men of the Year Awards 2000
Desert Mummies of Peru 2000
Red Planet 2000
The Last Producer 2000
The Acting Class 2000
Traffic 2000
The Next Best Thing 2000
Miss Congeniality 2000
2000 Blockbuster Entertainment Awards 2000
5th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards 1999
1999 ALMA Awards 1999
The 51st Annual Primetime Emmy Awards 1999
Exiled 1998
The View 1997
Woman Undone 1996
Follow Me Home 1996
The Rosie O'Donnell Show 1996
The Red Road to Sobriety 1995
MADtv 1995
Texas 1994
The River Wild 1994
Clear and Present Danger 1994
Bound by Honor 1993
Demolition Man 1993
Shadowhunter 1993
Homicide: Life on the Street 1993
Frasier 1993
Late Night with Conan O'Brien 1993
In the Life 1992
Nyhetsmorgon 1992
HBO First Look 1992
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno 1992
Coming Attractions 1991
Chains of Gold 1991
One Good Cop 1991
Bright Angel 1990
Nasty Boys 1990
Capital News 1990
Law & Order 1990
Nasty Boys 1989
The More You Know 1989
Police Story: Gladiator School 1988
Lovers, Partners & Spies 1988
Knightwatch 1988
Live with Regis and Kathie Lee 1988
The American Experience 1988
Juarez 1987
Biography 1987
The Oprah Winfrey Show 1986
Entertainment Tonight 1981
Today 1952