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Julie Benz is a Actor American born on 1 may 1972 at Pittsburgh (USA)

Julie Benz

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Birth name Julie Marie Benz
Nationality USA
Birth 1 may 1972 (52 years) at Pittsburgh (USA)
Awards Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film

Julie M. Benz (born May 1, 1972) is an American actress, known for her roles as Darla on Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel (1997–2004) and Rita Bennett on Dexter (2006–2010), for which she won the 2006 Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress. She starred as Mayor Amanda Rosewater on the Syfy series Defiance.


Benz married actor John Kassir on May 30, 1998. She filed for divorce in December 2007. In 2011, she became engaged to Rich Orosco, a partner at B360 Studios, and they married on May 5, 2012.

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Punisher: War Zone (2008)

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Filmography of Julie Benz (33 films)

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Life on the Line, 1h37
Directed by David Hackl
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action
Actors John Travolta, Kate Bosworth, Sharon Stone, Gil Bellows, Devon Sawa, Julie Benz
Roles Carline
Rating52% 2.610952.610952.610952.610952.61095
Beau est électricien spécialisé en lignes haute-tension. Une énorme tempête s'abat sur sa région, et il va devoir prendre des risques pour réparer les lignes et sauver sa famille.
Circle (2015)
, 1h27
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Horror
Themes Psychologie, Films about extraterrestrial life, Films about extraterrestrial life, Alien invasions in films
Actors Carter Jenkins, Julie Benz, Lisa Pelikan, Molly Jackson, Matt Corboy, Jordi Vilasuso
Roles Wife
Rating60% 3.00033.00033.00033.00033.0003
Fifty people suddenly wake up in a darkened room, arranged in two concentric circles around a strange device. Noises sound when they attempt to move or touch the others. When someone ignores the warning and leaves formation, a beam from the device kills him. As the others panic, a man attempts to calm them. In mid-sentence, he is killed by the device. Thereafter, every two minutes, a sound signals that another person will be killed. After several people die, they realize they can vote for who dies. When nobody votes, one is selected randomly.
Supremacy (2014)
, 1h46
Directed by Deon Taylor
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Films about racism
Actors Joe Anderson, Dawn Olivieri, Danny Glover, Julie Benz, Derek Luke, Evan Ross
Roles Kristen
Rating57% 2.850712.850712.850712.850712.85071
Recently paroled after serving a fifteen-year prison sentence, Garrett Tully meets Doreen to complete a drug errand for their incarcerated Aryan Brotherhood boss, Paul Sobecki. After fatally shooting a cop, Tully breaks into a house, where he and Doreen take an African-American family hostage. An ex-con himself, the family patriarch, Sonny Walker, attempts to understand the Neo-Nazi's motives and get his family out alive.
Taken: The Search for Sophie Parker, 1h27
Directed by Don Michael Paul
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Julie Benz, Jeffrey Meek, Naomi Battrick
Roles Stevie Parker
Rating55% 2.7663552.7663552.7663552.7663552.766355
Lieutenant de police à New York, Stéphanie Parker assiste par téléphone à l'enlèvement, en plein Moscou, de sa fille Sophie. Devant faire face à un groupe de mafieux spécialisé dans la traite des femmes et le proxénétisme, elle aura besoin de tout son talent de lieutenant et de l'aide de Nadia pour l'en extirper en moins de 48 heures.
Answers to Nothing
Directed by Matthew Leutwyler
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors Elizabeth Mitchell, Julie Benz, Dane Cook, Barbara Hershey, Erik Palladino, Kali Hawk
Roles Frankie
Rating50% 2.502112.502112.502112.502112.50211
Against the backdrop of a child abduction case the film follows five days in the life of a variety of people living in Los Angeles. Kate (Mitchell) is a lawyer arguing in a custody battle on behalf of Drew (Bailey) who cares for her completely disabled brother. He was an accomplished marathoner. After celebrating his top 30% finish in the San Francisco marathon, the two had drinks to celebrate, and an accident in the car ride home caused the brother's disability. Her parents want their son put in a home, but Drew's overwhelming guilt compels her to tend to her brother. She is training to run a marathon while pushing her brother in a wheelchair. After losing custody of her brother, she loses heart and drinks some whiskey the night before the race. During the race, memories of the accident overwhelm her, and she crashes her brother's wheelchair into a curb. Her fall dislocates her shoulder, but she decides to finish the race regardless of the fact that all the other runners have gone home.
Bedrooms (2010)
, 1h25
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Julie Benz, Moon Bloodgood, Sarah Clarke, Xander Berkeley, Dee Wallace, Barry Bostwick
Roles Anna
Rating44% 2.232262.232262.232262.232262.23226
Bedrooms is about the exploration of relationships between humans, the tough choices we have to face to see them work or need to move on and the complications. Julian and Beth are a married couple at the vital turning point of their young relationship. In another, Anna and Harry are a married couple who are suffering from infidelity, while Sal [a pizza delivery boy] unwittingly becomes the ultimate reason of their conflict. Marnie and Roger are a retired couple who have had a long but unusual relationship together. Janet is a divorced mother of ten-year-old twins who decide to create their own separate spaces in the room they share by building a wall out of all their toys.
Kidnapping Caitlynn, 10minutes
Genres Comedy
Actors Julie Benz, Jenny Mollen, Jason Biggs, Rhys Coiro
Roles Caitlynn
Rating55% 2.770372.770372.770372.770372.77037
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day, 1h58
Directed by Troy Duffy
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Mafia films, Films about religion, Buddy films, Gangster films
Actors Sean Patrick Flanery, Norman Reedus, Clifton Collins, Jr., Julie Benz, Billy Connolly, Judd Nelson
Roles Eunice Bloom
Rating61% 3.0987553.0987553.0987553.0987553.098755
After the McManus brothers, Connor and Murphy (Sean Patrick Flanery and Norman Reedus), and their father, Noah (a.k.a. "Il Duce") (Billy Connolly), assassinated Joe Yakavetta, they fled to Ireland. Eight years later, their uncle Sibeal (Mairtin O'Carrigan), a priest, arrives to inform them that a renowned Boston priest was murdered by a mysterious assassin who attempted to frame the Saints by using their ritual assassination style. In response, the brothers dig up their old gear and weapons and depart for the United States.
Held Hostage, 1h34
Directed by Grant Harvey
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Julie Benz, Brendan Penny, Sonja Bennett, Bruce McGill, Natasha Calis, Michelle Harrison
Roles Michelle Estey
Rating50% 2.508272.508272.508272.508272.50827
Michelle Ramskill-Estey (Julie Benz), a single mother, is kidnapped by three masked men and held hostage until she is forced to rob a bank which is the only option she has to save her only child's life while they are both wired to explode.
Uncorked (2009)

Origin USA
Genres Drama, Romance
Actors Julie Benz, JoBeth Williams, Elliott Gould, Scott Elrod, Gattlin Griffith, Anne-Marie Johnson
Roles Johnny Prentiss
Rating60% 3.0493853.0493853.0493853.0493853.049385
Johnny (Julie Benz) is a high-powered executive who is definitely not looking to fall in love but a business conference takes her to wine country she meets a handsome widower Andrew (Scott Elrod) who invites Johnny to meet his family after she loses her job. In helping his parents' winery she begins to fall in love with him and his family but when she gets offered another job she has to choose between her career or Andrew.
Rambo (2008)
, 1h31
Directed by Sylvester Stallone
Origin USA
Genres War, Thriller, Action, Horror
Themes Films about religion, Films about terrorism
Actors Sylvester Stallone, Julie Benz, Matthew Marsden, Graham McTavish, Jake La Botz, Tim Kang
Roles Sarah
Rating69% 3.49753.49753.49753.49753.4975
Twenty years after the events in Afghanistan, amid the political protests of the crisis in Burma, ruthless military officer Major Pa Tee Tint leads an army of Tatmadaw soldiers to pillage small villages in a campaign of fear. He watches with indifference as innocent villagers are forced into mine-infested marshes and orders his men to abduct the teenage boys of the villages to be drafted into his army.
Saw V
Saw V (2008)
, 1h32
Directed by David Hackl
Origin Canada
Genres Thriller, Horror, Crime
Themes Medical-themed films, Psychologie, Serial killer films, Films about psychiatry
Actors Tobin Bell, Costas Mandylor, Scott Patterson, Betsy Russell, Mark Rolston, Julie Benz
Roles Brit
Rating58% 2.904442.904442.904442.904442.90444
Convicted murderer Seth Baxter wakes up chained to a table beneath a pendulum blade. A videotape informs him that he can release himself by crushing his hands between two presses. He does so, but the blade still swings down and cuts him in half as someone watches through a hole in the wall. In the meatpacking plant, FBI Agent Peter Strahm guns down Jeff Denlon and is locked in the sickroom. He discovers a hidden exit with a microcassette recorder, which urges him to stay in the sickroom. He ignores it and is attacked in the tunnel by a pig-masked figure, waking up with his head sealed in a box which quickly fills with water; he survives by performing a tracheotomy using his pen. Outside, Detective Mark Hoffman delivers Corbett Denlon to the police and claims they are the only survivors, and is shocked when Strahm is also brought out alive.
Punisher: War Zone, 1h43
Directed by Lexi Alexander
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Action, Adventure, Crime
Themes Films about children, Punisher films, Superhero films, Super-héros inspiré de comics, Gangster films
Actors Ray Stevenson, Dominic West, Julie Benz, Colin Salmon, Doug Hutchison, Dash Mihok
Roles Angela Donatelli
Rating58% 2.949232.949232.949232.949232.94923
Frank Castle est de retour. Il s'attaque désormais au terrible mafieux Billy Russoti. Défiguré par Castle, Russoti est à présent surnommé Jigsaw et a mis sur pied une équipe de malfrats redoutables. Le Punisher devra faire face à ce terrible adversaire tout en échappant à la justice.
Circle of Friends, 1h29
Directed by Stefan Pleszczynski
Origin Canada
Genres Drama, Thriller
Actors Julie Benz, Chris Kramer, Venus Terzo, Anna Hopkins, Nicolas Wright, Robert Naylor
Roles Maggie
Rating51% 2.5671152.5671152.5671152.5671152.567115
Une femme retourne dans sa ville d'enfance pour enquêter sur les mystérieux décès de ses amis d'enfance.