Two people fall in love on their flight from New York to London in the heartfelt Netflix romance Love at First Sight, based on the novel The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith. British actor Ben Hardy stars as the male lead in the movie, Oliver, alongside The White Lotus actress Haley Lu Richardson, who plays Hadley.
Hardy is a talented British actor who grew up in the UK and got his start acting in plays like The Judas Kiss. His first prominent on-screen role was in the popular BBC soap opera EastEnders, where he played Peter Beale after Thomas Law departed. After leaving the show, Hardy went on to join the 2015 movie X-Men: Apocalypse, and he’s been acting in big movies and shows ever since.
For those curious to learn more about the charming Love at First Sight actor, keep reading to find out everything there is to know about him!
Ben Hardy age
Ben Hardy was born on January 2, 1991 in Bournemouth, Dorset, England, making the British star 32 years old as of September 2023 and his astrological sign Capricorn. He’s a bit older than his character in the movie. In the book the film is based on, the main characters are in their late teens.
Ben Hardy height
Hardy stands at 5 feet 10 inches, making him approximately eight inches taller than his on-screen love interest, Haley Lu Richardson, who is about 5 feet 2 inches tall.
Who is Ben Hardy dating in 2023?
Previously, Hardy was in a relationship with EastEnders actress Jessica Plummer, but the two reportedly split in March 2023 after 18 months together. It’s unclear if Hardy is seeing anyone right now.
Ben Hardy Instagram
Fans looking to keep up with Hardy’s latest projects should give him a follow on Instagram @benhardy. He’s very close to getting his first million followers and will undoubtedly cross that threshold with the release of his new Netflix movie.
Ben Hardy movies and TV shows
Outside of Love at First Sight, Hardy is probably best known for playing the mutant Angel in X-Men: Apocalypse. He also starred as Roger Taylor in the biographical Oscar-winning movie Bohemian Rhapsody and he co-starred with Sydney Sweeney in the Prime Video film The Voyeurs.
Hardy is no stranger to Netflix either, as he was in Ryan Reynold’s action-thriller movie 6 Underground. Other roles you might recognize him from are projects like The Girl Before, Only the Brave, Mary Shelley, The Woman in White, and, of course, EastEnders.
Watch Love at First Sight on Netflix now to see Ben Hardy in his swoonworthy role.