Benjamin Keough is an American Celebrity kid who dwells in Florida. He is the son of a famous singer and songwriter Lisa Marie Persley, who famously married Michael Jackson. He died on July 12, 2020, at the age of 27. In this article, we will know about his biography and more.
Born on 21 October 1992 as Benjamin Storm Keough, to Lisa in Tampa, Florida, US, in the family of legendary singer Elvis Parsley and actress Priscilla Persley. Lisa Marie Persley is the only child to legendary actor and singer Elvis Persley and is a Hollywood actress herself. His father Danny Keough is a Chicago based musician with whom Lisa get divorced in 1994. She later married Michael Jackson and Nicholas Cage for a short while. Her last marriage was with Michael Lockwood with whom she got divorced in 2016.
Benjamin Keough Career
Benjamin has an elder sister, Riley Keough who is a model and actress popularly known for her performance in Mad Max: Fury Road and American Honey. She is married to Ben Smith Peterson. He is a half-brother to 11-year-old twin sisters, Finley and Harper Lockwood, whose father is Lisa’s ex-husband Michael Lockwood.
Benjamin Keough Relationship
There is not much known about his qualification. Benjamin was quite a private person and kept his privacy regarding his relationship. However, being a Persley, it’s not possible that he had never been in a relationship, though it is not known.
He made his presence on the big screen in the movie ‘Rod & Bary and Elvis’ in 2005, however, he has not acted in any other movie after that. He along with his siblings were featured by their mom Lisa Persley. in a music video in 2012 remaking Elvis’ 1954 hit song "I Love You Because."
Benjamin resembles his grandfather Elvis Persley to such an extent that once when he was at backstage during Opry and everyone was amazed by his resemblance and clicked a photo along with him. He and Lisa Marie inaugurated Elvis Persley Theater in Las Vegas.
Benjamin Keough Net Worth
Benjamin’s mom Lisa Marie Persley is the owner of a net worth of $300 million USD while his father has a net worth of $10 million USD. As he appeared in a movie and was en route to the music industry where it's being said that he has recorded his first album, his net worth was estimated to be around $1 million USD as of 2019, according to some sources.
Benjamin plays guitar like his father and grandfather and sings as well. Apart from music, he loves cooking and spending time with his family and pet Donald.
Benjamin Keough Family
Benjamin was very close to his mother Lisa who is inconsolable and heartbroken right now. The mother-son duo has hot matching tattoos on Mother’s Day in 2009 which according to Lisa represents their eternal love and connection.
Benjamin died on July 12, 2020, i.e. on Sunday at the age of 27 in Calabasas, California. As per the reports of TMZ, the cause of death is a self-inflicted gunshot wound by him, however, the investigation is underway. May his soul Rest in Peace!