Before the emergence of the new crop of Hollywood actors, there was a good number of older actors who had earlier paid their dues in the industry but decided to stay out for one reason or the other; Ben Indra is one of such stars. Though he got proper recognition for his works during his short stay at Hollywood, he has long disappeared from the screens after he had his breakthrough in the industry. His sudden disappearance has continually been linked to his embittered marriage with his famous ex-wife which was dissolved in 2007.
His story is proof that a successful career does not often translate or guarantee success in marriage. Dig in to learn about his net worth, his actress ex-wife Anna Faris and where he may have gone to now that he is not in the showbiz industry.
Who Exactly is Ben Indra?
Ben Indra is the name he was known by in the entertainment industry, but the actor was born as Benjamin Jeffery Indra in Sonoma County in the United States on February 23, 1979. Other than the above, there is no concrete information about his background, childhood, family, and education.
The American actor’s professional career started as far back as 1999 when he took up a minor role in a romantic drama titled Lovers Lane where he portrayed the character of Bradley. He subsequently appeared in the 4th season of Undressed as Marlon.
The year (2000) was a remarkable one for him as he landed three roles in Voodo Academy, Damaged Goods, as well as Tempest Eye. This was followed by another appearance in a short film titled Rites where he played the role of Brad, and Kate Brasher where he played the role of Kate.
His expertise in previous works earned him the role of Josh in the family comedy Television series Raising Dad which signalled his career breakthrough into the limelight. The series starred other stars like Bob Saget and Kat Dennings and aired from 2000 through 2001. Ben disappeared from the Hollywood after his appearance in American sitcom titled Love Inc, which was released in 2005.
His Net Worth
One remarkable thing about Ben Indra is that his career was short but quite impactful. He made cool cash in Hollywood before bowing out. He got a divorce settlement of $900,000 from his ex-wife that increased his monetary value and worth. At the moment his net worth is not known but it is sure hefty.
Ben Indra’s Ex-Wife – Anna Faris
Ben Indra stayed longer with Anna Faris as a boyfriend than he lived with her as a husband. Anna is a famous actress, comedian, writer and producer who was born on November 29, 1976, in Baltimore and is famously known for her roles in movies like Scary Movie, Lost in Transition, Alvin and Chipmunks, and many more films.
The duo met on the set of Lovers Lane in 1999 and dated for a couple of years before tying the knot on the 3rd day of June 2004, in a wedding that had close friends and family members in attendance.
They lived happily as man and wife for 3 years before issues erupted in the marriage that led to their divorce. Though they opted for divorce in April of 2007, the divorce was completed in February of 2008 with a divorce settlement of $900,000 of spousal support paid to Ben Indra.
Not much was heard about Ben since the incident but the ex-wife quickly found herself another boyfriend cum husband in Chris Pratt, a well-known actor who starred alongside Anna Faris in the movie Take Me Home Tonight.
They got married in July of 2009 in Bali, Indonesia but their marriage hit the rocks in 2017 with a divorce that was finalized in 2017 but not without producing a son named Jack Pratt who was born in August of 2012.
1. Ben Indra’s height is reported as 5 ft 5 inches (1.70 m) tall while his frame is held up by weight of 78 kg (171.9 lbs).
2. It was alleged that he could not handle the huge success his ex-wife enjoyed then in her career and that unhappiness caused serious friction in their marriage which propelled his then wife to divorce him.
3. Their property and house were sold and proceeds split between them, thankfully there were no kids from the marriage.
4. The once talent actor Ben Indra has suddenly gone off the radar after his divorce was finalized that no-one can really say what has become of him now.
5. His then-wife was actually 2 years older than he was when they hooked up and got married.