Dec. 16th, 1963
San Francisco, California, USA
Benjamin Bratt's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2013 - Despicable Me 2
2013 - The Lesser Blessed
2013 - Snitch
2013 - Despicable Me 2
2013 - Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
2012 - Alcatraz Is Not An Island
2009 - The People Speak
2009 - Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
2009 - La Mission
2007 - Love in the Time of Cholera
2005 - The Great Raid
2005 - Thumbsucker
2004 - Catwoman
2004 - The Woodsman
2002 - Abandon
2000 - Red Planet
2000 - Miss Congeniality
2000 - Traffic
2000 - The Next Best Thing
1994 - Clear and Present Danger
1993 - Demolition Man
1993 - Bound by Honor
1991 - Chains of Gold
1991 - One Good Cop
Guest TV Roles
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.
- Had baby boy, Mateo Bravery Bratt, with his wife, 'Talisa Soto' (qv), on October 3, 2005 in Los Angeles. Mateo weighed in at 7lb 7oz.
- His mother is a native American activist. She took her five children along when she was part of the Alcatraz prison takeover in 1970.
- Benjamin studied at the University of California at Santa Barbara and at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.
- Wore a 'Calvin Klein' (qv) suit in his April 2002 wedding to 'Talisa Soto' (qv).
- Is a member of Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity.
- Brother of 'Peter Bratt' (qv).
- Received a B.F.A. in Theatre (acting) from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
- Engaged to 'Talisa Soto' (qv) (April 2002), whom he met while filming _Pi˝ero (2001)_ (qv) in 2001.