Ben Foster

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Ben Foster
Birth name Benjamin A. Foster
Born October 29, 1980 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Notable Roles
Notable Episodes



Starring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
Flash Forward Tucker "Tuck" James 1996–1997 1

Recuring Roles

Series Role Year(s) Season(s)
Six Feet Under Russell Corwin 2003–2005

Guest Starring Roles

Series Role Episode Airdate
Freaks and Geeks Eli 1x01 - Pilot September 25, 1999
Freaks and Geeks Eli 1x07 - Carded and Discarded January 10, 2000
Family Law Jason Nelson 1x15 - A Mother's Son February 7, 2000
Boston Public Max Warner 2x07 - Chapter Twenty-Nine December 10, 2001
Boston Public Max Warner 2x13 - Chapter Thirty-Six February 11, 2002
My Name Is Earl Glen 3x01/02 - My Name Is Inmate 28301-016 September 27, 2007

Made-for-TV Movies

Title Role Airdate Series/Banner
Breakfast with Einstein Ryan May 24, 1998
1973 Peter June 20, 1998 The WB Original
The Laramie Project Aaron Kreifels March 9, 2002 HBO Original
Bang Bang You're Dead Trevor Adams October 14, 2002 Showtime Original
National Theatre Live: A Streetcar Named Desire Stanley Kowalski September 16, 2014

Awards and Accolades

Daytime Emmy Awards

  • Won: Outstanding Performer in a Children's Special (2003)
Bang Bang You're Dead


  • The brother of Jon Foster
  • Attended the Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa
  • Married to Laura Prepon since 2018; they have a daughter, Ella (born in 2017)
  • Was engaged to Robin Penn