Ben Crompton - Biography

Last Modified: Oct 4, 2022

Ben Crompton
Profession: Actor, Comedian
Best Known For: Game of Thrones, Pramface (TV series)
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $500K

Personal Details

Born on : November 28, 1974 (age 48)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Benjamin Lorton Crompton
Birth Place: Stockport, Greater Manchester, England
Horoscope: Sagittarius
Father's Name: N/A
Mother's Name: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Ethnicity: English
Nationality: British


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Wife's Name: Liv Lorent
Children: 2

Body Measurements

Height: 1.68 meter (5 feet 6 inch)
Weight: 60 kg (132.28 lb)
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: N/A
Bicep Size: N/A
Chest Size: N/A
Waist Size: N/A

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Who is Ben Crompton?

Ben Crompton is an actor, comedian by profession, and British by nationality. He is best known for his roles in Man Stroke Woman, Ideal, and as "Dolorous" Eddison Tollett in Game of Thrones.

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Ben Crompton – Age, Parents, Siblings

Ben Crompton’s birth took place on November 28, 1974, in Stockport, Greater Manchester, England. He was born Benjamin Lorton Crompton. Nothing is known about his parents, family, childhood, siblings, and education.

Education, Ethnicity

Like most of his early life, details of Crompton's educational history are not known to the public.

His ethnicity is English.

Ben Crompton – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, divorce

Ben Crompton married his longtime girlfriend Liv Lorent in 2008. He and his wife have welcomed two children together.

As of 2019, there have been no rumors of them embroiled in extramarital affairs or divorce.

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Ben Crompton – Career

Before fame

Ben Crompton started his career in acting in 1996. A few years later, he landed a role in 1998’s film Les Misérables followed by roles in 102 Dalmatians, Blow Dry, and All or Nothing. 

In TV series, he landed minor roles in The Thin Blue Line (1996), Dalziel and Pascoe (1999), All the King's Men (1999), and North Square (2000), before landing his breakthrough role in 2001’s Clocking Off. He portrayed Barney Watson for a total of 19 episodes until 2003.

Source: BBC (Ben Crompton with Pramface co-star Bronagh Gallagher)

Films, Series

Since the breakthrough role, Ben Crompton has starred in the TV series Ideal (2005-2011), Man Stroke Woman (2005-2007), Housewife, 49 (2006), Pramface (2012-2014), C.B. Strike (2014-2018). In films, he has had appearances in Piccadilly Jim (2005), Nativity! (2009), Kill List (2011), and Peterloo (2018), among others.

In HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones, he has been portraying the role of Eddison Tollett from 2012-2017.

In addition to acting, Crompton also works as a Stand-up Comedian and was a member of Youth Unlimited Theatre Group.

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Source: Watchers on the Wall (Ben Crompton as Eddison Tollett  in Game of Thrones)


Ben Crompton has starred alongside Johnny Vegas, Graham Duff, Nicola Reynolds, and Ian Whyte, to name a few.

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Ben Crompton – Net Worth, Salary

There have been no official estimates for Ben Crompton’s salary and net worth. However, unofficial web sources have claimed his net worth to be about ‎$0.5 million. 

Ben Crompton – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

As for Social Media, he is absent on most including Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook.

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