Benjamin Thomas Barnes (born 20 August 1981) is a British actor and singer.He is known for his portrayal of Logan in Westworld, and Billy Russo in The Punisher.Sony Pictures Classics paid an estimated $US1 million to acquire the film's distribution rights in the United States, Latin America and South Africa.The film was released on 9 September 2009 in the United Kingdom and had its world premiere that month at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Barnes returned to the West End stage in London with a starring role as World War I soldier Stephen Wraysford in Birdsong, a drama based on the Sebastian Faulks novel of the same title.
Barnes made his feature film debut as Young Dunstan in 2007's Stardust, directed by Matthew Vaughn and based on the Neil Gaiman novel of the same name.
Barnes then starred as a Russian hoodlum named Cobakka in Suzie Halewood's Bigga Than Ben, which was released in 2008 in the United Kingdom and other European countries.
Ben has appeared in many movies including Split Decision, Stardust, Easy Virtue, Locked In and much more.
He also guests appeared in many TV shows among which Doctors was the most popular series.
In May 2009, Barnes was nominated for MTV Movie Awards' Best Breakthrough Male for his performance in Prince Caspian, which went to Robert Pattinson from Twilight.