Benjamin Ayres Biography (Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, Career & Hallmark Movies)
Benjamin James Ayres is a Multi-talented Canadian Actor, Writer and Producer. He was born on January 19, 1983, in Kamloops, British Columbia. He is well- known as Casper Jasperson in 2008 TV series JPod, as Dr. Zachary Miller in 2012 the TV Series Saving Hope and the TV Series Suits as Gavin Andrews in 2018.
Benjamin Ayres is one of the most popular names on the Hallmark Channel. He began his Hallmark career in 2016 with the movie Love by Chance, where he played the role of Eric Carlton alongside the talented American Actress Beau Garrett.
Later Benjamin worked in many Hallmark movies and series like Site Unseen: An Emma Fielding Mystery, Falling for Vermont, Chronicle Mysteries: Recovered, A Blue Ridge Mountain Christmas, Cranberry Christmas and more.
|Full Name||Benjamin James Ayres|
|Date of Birth||January 19, 1983|
|Age||40 years as of October 2023|
|Birth Place||Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada|
|Residence||Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada|
|Occupations||Actor, Director, and Writer|
|School||Local High School|
|Net Worth||$1-5 million of 2023|
|Height||6’2” Feet/ 188 cm/ 1.88 m|
|Weight||86 kg/ 190 lbs|
Personal Life (Family, Friends, Girlfriends, Children)
|Girlfriend/ Wife||Erin Ayres|
Early life, Family, and Relationship
Benjamin James is a Canadian actor from Kamloops, British Columbia. Erin Hayes is Benjamin Ayres’ soul mate, and they are blessedly married. She is a storyteller and digital marketer. The actor had dated Erin twenty-one years ago, per his Instagram post. It makes it clear that the couple has been together for 20 years.
But on July 12, 2008, they exchanged vows in a little ceremony. Similar to Jules Weinstein, Michael Weinstein and Jules Weinstein were married in 2008. Both Erin and Benjamin are active on social media, and they don’t hold back when it comes to showcasing their connection by sharing love-themed photos. Despite being well-known, the couple hasn’t revealed how or where they met.
The 21st Canadian Prime Minister, Right Honourable Paul Martin, was interviewed by Erin on January 29, 2011, and the Saving Hope actor expressed his pride in the interview. Ayres and their wife Erin have two lovely children together. However, they have kept their children’s names and birthdates a secret. Benjamin is a family guy, as shown in his social media postings. In Erin’s absence, he looks after the children. In the meanwhile, he chooses to spend time with his wife and children.
Career, Struggle, Turning Point, and Success
His first acknowledged television performance was as a guard in the 2002 episode of the dystopian future series Jeremiah called “And the Ground, Sown with Salt.” After that, he had an appearance in Stargate SG-1, another sci-fi series, where he portrayed Muirios in the season seven episode “Space Race.”
In the “Gravity” episode of the unaired FOX Network series Still Life from 2004, Benjamin portrayed a Remy. In the same year, he appeared as the Devil in The Collector’s “The Actuary” episode and as a bartender in Da Vinci’s Inquest’s “First the Seducing Then the Screwing.” He played Eric LeMarque in the 2005 television miniseries Survivors.
Later, he had guest appearances on episodes of Killer Instinct, Reunion, Supernatural, and Battlestar Galactica. In 2007, Benjamin portrayed Project Ares manager Jason Bartlett in a recurring role on the CW Network superhero series Smallville. He featured in the episodes “Phantom,” “Combat,” “Nemesis,” “Noir,” and “Prototype.”
Benjamin Ayres portrayed Casper “Cowboy” Jesperson in the ephemeral TV series jPod in 2008. He appeared in the USA Network blockbuster series Psych’s “Murder?… Anyone?… Bueller?” episode that same year as Howie Tolkin, a high school reunion attendee. Benjamin starred in the first three episodes of the supernatural adolescent drama The Vampire Diaries in 2009 as the vindictive history teacher William Tanner. Ben Ayres portrayed the role of Mike as a series regular in the comedy series Dan for Mayor in 2010.
Later, he appeared in seven episodes of Less Than Kind as Eric Blake. The medical drama Saving Hope, starring Michael Shanks from Stargate SG-1 and Erica Durance, a former Smallville co-star, was Ayres’ next project. Dr. Zachary Miller was portrayed by Ayres.
Canadian actor Benjamin Ayres rose to fame in his own country thanks to the television series Saving Hope, in which he played Dr. Zach Miller. For his portrayal in the 2013 television series Less than kind, he was also nominated for a Canadian Screen Award. As of 2019, Benjamin is in the news since he joined the cast of the 2018 television program Suits.
Benjamin Ayres is regarded as one of Hollywood’s most notable and successful performers. He has since made several film and television appearances. According to estimates, Benjamin’s net worth will be comparable to Denisha Dvorakova in 2022, at around $5 million. Dan for Mayor, Less Than Kind, JPod, Love By Chance, Battlestar Galactica, Diamonds, CBS Flashpoint, Bitten, Lost Girl, The Vampire Diaries, Combat Hospital, and WB’s Smallville are just a few of the acting roles the father of two has held. He is also well-known for his roles in Hallmark Channel films including Love by Chance and Falling for Vermont.
Ayres also began production on The Good Doctor in 2021, The Chronicle Mysteries: The Wrong Man in 2022, and Detention Adventure in 2023. In each of these projects, he performed the roles of Wyatt, Drew Godfrey, and Bruno Black. Ayres’ next projects include Don’t Hang Up, in which he portrays Officer Halton, and an untitled “The Bad Seed”/Lifetime sequel, in which he will play Robert Costa.
Complete list of Benjamin Ayres Hallmark Movies
|Premiere Date||Hallmark Movies name||Prime Video/ DVD link|
|December 21, 2023||Miracle in Bethlehem, PA (MoC) (HD)||Laura Vandervoort and Benjamin Ayres|
|October 14, 2023||Field Day (FiL)||Rachel Boston and Benjamin Ayres|
|November 19, 2022||Long Lost Christmas||Cast- Benjamin Ayres, Taylor Cole|
|June 12, 2022||Color My World With Love||Not Available|
|October 22, 2021||You, Me & the Christmas Trees (CtC)||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|February 21, 2021||Chronicle Mysteries: Helped to Death||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|October 31, 2020||Cranberry Christmas (MoC)||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|November 07, 2019||A Blue Ridge Mountain Christmas (MoC)||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|August 25, 2019||Chronicle Mysteries: The Deep End||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|March 03, 2019||Chronicle Mysteries: Vines that Bind||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|February 24, 2019||Chronicle Mysteries: The Wrong Man||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|February 17, 2019||Chronicle Mysteries: Recovered||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|September 23, 2017||Falling for Vermont||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
|June 04, 2017||Site Unseen: An Emma Fielding Mystery||Not Available|
|April 16, 2016||Love by Chance||Watch on Prime, Buy DVD|
- Benjamin Ayres works as Dan Aldridge in the Hallmark movie Field Day – The story about When three moms from contrasting social circles are thrust together, the stage is set for a remarkable clash of backgrounds, personalities, and parenting philosophies. Their mission: plan the ultimate “field day” for their little ones at Harmonyville Elementary.
Benjamin Ayres Films and Television Shows List:
|2022||Don’t Hang Up||Officer Haltonf|
|2016||A Sunday Kind of Love||Mark|
|2015||American Riot (short film)||Warden Montgomery|
|2014||What an Idiot||Zane|
|2014||Death Do Us Part||Derrick Harris|
|2013||Home Stuff (Short Film)|
|2013||The Golden Ticket (Short Film)||Dooley|
|2013||Cottage Country||Dov Rosenberg|
|2012||Dead Before Dawn||Griffith Galloway|
|2010||Lullaby for Pi||Sonny|
|2009||Scott’s Land (Short Film)||Helix|
|2009||A Gun to the Head||Dwayne|
|2007||Good Luck Chuck||Groomsman|
|2007||Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer||Guard #1|
|2004||Desolation: A Comedy||Fred the Cop|
|Year||TV series/Tv Movie||Worked AS|
|2022||The Bad Seed Returns (TV Movie)||Robert Costa|
|2022||The Kids In The Hall (TV Series)||Blank Face|
|2021||Family Law (Tv Series)||Ben Cohen|
|2021||The Good Doctor (Tv Series)||Wyatt|
|2020||Private Eye (Tv Series)||Professor Dan Bryan|
|2019||Best Intentions (Tv Movie)||Jack Mayhan|
|2018||Frankie Drake Mysteries(TV Series)||Ben Seller|
|2018||Suits (TV Series)||Gavin Andrews|
|2018-2020||Burden of Truth (TV Series)||Alan Christie|
|2017||Yellow (Tv Movie)||Husband|
|2017||Past Malice( Tv Mini Series)||Will|
|2014-2016||Bitten (TV Series)||Jorge Sorrentino|
|2015||Vox (Tv Movie)||Cal Hollister|
|2014||Rookie Blue (TV Series)||Geno Jones|
|2014||Seed (TV Series)||Frank Dacosta|
|2014||Working The Engels (TV Series)||Dennis Karinsky|
|2013||Lost Girl (TV Series)||Eddy|
|2013||His Turn (Tv Movie)||Buck Bolan|
|2012–2017||Saving Hope (TV Series)||Dr. Zach Miller|
|2011||12 Dates of Christmas (Tv Movie)||Jack Evans|
|2011||Insecurity (TV Series)||Cal Thampson|
|2011||Flashpoint (TV Series)||Decklan Pownell|
|2011||Reel Love (Tv Movie)||Bobby Calgrove|
|2011||Combat Hospital (TV Series)||Lt. Christian Bettany|
|2009||Less Than Kind||Eric Blake|
|2009||Dan for Mayor||Mike Norman|
|2009||The Vampire Diaries||Mr. William Tanner|
|2008||Diamonds (Tv Movie)||Steve Dyson|
|2008||Impact (Tv Mini Series)||Bob Pierce|
|2008||Psych (TV Series)||Howie Tolkin|
|2008||jPod (TV Series)||Casper Jasperson|
|2007||Smallville (TV Series)||Jason Bartlett|
|2007||The L Word (TV Series)||Lorenzo|
|2007||Termination Point (Tv Movie)||Officer Dunbar|
|2007||Blue Smoke (Tv Movie)||Hugh|
|2006||Holiday in Handcuffs (Tv Movie)||Nick|
|2015||The Knot (Short Film)|
|2009||Scott’s Land (Short Film)|
|2015||The Knot (Short Film)|
|2009||Scott’s Land (Short Film)|
- Canadian native Benjamin Ayres was raised in Kamloops, British Columbia.
- Benjamin James Ayres is his real name from birth.
- Boris Karloff’s distant relative is Benjamin.
- Michele Lonsdale Smith served as Benjamin’s mentor when he was a student at The Lyric School of Acting.
- He is a Capricorn by birth sign.
Benjamin Ayres Biography (Age, Height, Weight, Wife, Family, Career & More)