The Benefactor 5 years old

His help comes at a price.

The Benefactor

A newly married couple are forced to navigate the all-consuming interest of a powerful, mysterious, and possessive philanthropist.


Richard Gere
Richard Gere

Francis 'Franny' Watts

Dakota Fanning
Dakota Fanning

Olivia Harris

Dylan Baker
Dylan Baker


Theo James
Theo James

Luke Harris

Clarke Peters
Clarke Peters

Dr. Romano

All Cast

Name Character
Dakota Fanning She was 21, now 27 years old as Olivia Harris
Richard Gere He was 65, now 71 years old as Francis 'Franny' Watts
Dylan Baker He was 55, now 61 years old as Bobby
Cheryl Hines She was 49, now 55 years old as Mia
Clarke Peters He was 63, now 68 years old as Dr. Romano
Jennifer Butler (Costume designer) She was 48, now 54 years old as Gala Staff
Brian Anthony Wilson He was 55, now 61 years old as Jesse
Andrea Havens as Franny's Wealthy Friend
Theo James He was 30, now 36 years old as Luke Harris


Name Department
Joe Anderson as Director of Photography. He was 33 (now 38) years old Camera
The Benefactor poster
The Benefactor (5 years)

His help comes at a price.

  • Release day: Friday, April 17, 2015
  • Runtime: 90 minutes
  • Revenue: 2159380.00